Omega Pharma - Quick-Step

Omega Pharma - Quick-Step
  • Founded : 2002
  • Colors : Blue and white

 

Bikes

    • Time

 

Group

    • Campagnolo

 

Tires

    • Fulcrum

 

Business

    • Carpeting and flooring company

 

In (signed)

    • José Rujano Guillen (VEN, Colomb SI), Gert Steegmans (BEL, Davitamon), Peter Van Petegem (BEL, Davitamon), Mauro Facci (ITA, Barloworld), Andrea Tonti (ITA, Acqua e Sap), Giovanni Visconti (ITA, Milram), Maarten Wijnants (BEL, Ch.Jacques), Carlos Barredo Llamazales (ESP, Astana)

 

Out (signed)

    • Francesco Chicchi (ITA, Liquigas), Filippo Pozzato (ITA, Liquigas), Guido Trenti (USA, Liquigas), Kevin De Weert (BEL, Cofidis), Nick Nuyens (BEL, Cofidis), Servais Knaven (NED, T-Mobile), José A.Garrido Lima (ESP, -), Remmert Wielinga (NED, Saunier Duval)

 

Biography

    • 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.

Omega Pharma - Quick-Step on Eurosport

Froome draws first blood in Tour countdown

Froome draws first blood in Tour countdown - 24/02/2014 - Cycling

Felix Lowe rounds up a busy week of early-season activity for Tour de France hopefuls.

Cavendish wins final stage as Kwiatkowski claims Algarve title

Cavendish wins final stage as Kwiatkowski claims Algarve title - 23/02/2014 - Cycling

Mark Cavendish claimed his first stage win of the 2014 season at the conclusion of the Tour of Algarve.

Kristoff wins second Oman stage as Howard takes lead

Kristoff wins second Oman stage as Howard takes lead  - 20/02/2014 - Cycling

Alexander Kristoff (Katusha) won the second stage of the Tour of Oman as Leigh Howard (Orica-GreenEdge) took the overall lead of the race.

Phinney storms to win in Dubai TT opener

Phinney storms to win in Dubai TT opener - 05/02/2014 - Cycling

Taylor Phinney stormed to victory in the opening day time trial at the Dubai Tour.

Cycling review of the year 2013: Part One

Cycling review of the year 2013: Part One - 30/12/2013 - Cycling - Tour de France

As 2013 draws to a close, our cycling blogger takes a look back at all the main stories from the past 12 months.

Team Europcar granted UCI World Tour status for 2014

Team Europcar granted UCI World Tour status for 2014 - 11/12/2013 - Cycling

Team Europcar were named among the 18 World Tour teams confirmed for 2014.

Looking for a contract: Cycling’s Expendables

Looking for a contract: Cycling’s Expendables - 15/11/2013 - Cycling

Four of cycling's biggest names are without a contract next season - so Blazin' Saddles asks where they can go...

The real reason Cavendish left Sky

The real reason Cavendish left Sky - 06/11/2013 - Cycling - Tour de France

Mark Cavendish has revealed that an incident with a coffee machine was the tipping point that led him to leave Team Sky.

Intxausti wins stage four to lead Tour of Beijing

Intxausti wins stage four to lead Tour of Beijing - 14/10/2013 - Cycling

Benat Intxausti stormed through to win the fourth stage of the Tour of Beijing on Monday and seize the leader’s red jersey.

Bouhanni extends Beijing lead with stage three success

Bouhanni extends Beijing lead with stage three success - 13/10/2013 - Cycling

Nacer Bouhanni won a second straight Tour of Beijing stage to extend his overall lead in the General Classification.

 
Do not miss
  • TV guide

    Find detailed TV schedules for all Eurosport channel.

  • Mobile Applications

    Find all the sports news on iPhone, BlackBerry, Android and iPad.

  • Breaking News

    Follow up to the minute sports reports with Eurosport.

Follow Eurosport.com
 
On Facebook
 
On Twitter
 
On Mobile
EurosportCopyright 2014
Eurosport.com is available in other languages