Well, it’s time to put the rumours to bed for another year as the official UCI team list for 2017 has been revealed.
It’s great to see some teams picking up junior women as well. It’s a new category for the UCI this year and it will need as much support as possible.
Here’s a full run-down of the chopping and changing:
2017 downhill mountain bike Elite teams
Canyon Factory Downhill
Chain Reaction Cycles / Mavic