Founded in : 2002
Colors : Blue and white
The team was created in 2003 after Mapei retreated from road bicycle racing. The Belgian team is led by team manager Patrick Lefévère and the sports directors are Alvaro Crespi, Luca Guercilena, Serge Parsani and Wilfried Peeters. In Paolo Bettini and Tom Boonen the team have won the last two World Cycling Road Championships.