GreenEDGE Cycling will launch a new team, to be called Mitchelton-SCOTT, in 2017.
The team will race on the UCI Continental circuit as a Chinese-registered outfit, and is the product of a collaboration by GreenEDGE Cycling with a number of parties, including the Chinese Cycling Association and Cycling Australia.
Competition Level: UCI Continental Team
Registered country: China
Project owner: GreenEDGE Cycling
Affiliated teams: ORICA-SCOTT (men and women)
Head Sport Director: James Victor
Chinese Adviser: Jingkan Shen
Australian Riders: Harrison Sweeney (QLD, 18) and Robert Stanndard (NSW, 18) – more to be named following Australian season performances.
Chinese Riders: Xue Chaobua (24), Qin Chenlu (24), Xue Fuwen (20), Liu Hao (28), Sun Xiaolong (22) and Bi Wenhui (23). Additional TBC.