Russian rider Anton Vorobyev joins Gazprom – RusVelo

Gazprom – RusVelo is excited to announce the agreement with a Russian rider Anton Vorobyev. Despite of the roster for the next season was confirmed, management of Gazprom – RusVelo made a decision to sign a one-year deal with Vorobyev.

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© Eddy LEMAISTRE / MAXPPP

Gazprom – RusVelo GM Renat Khamidulin: «At this moment Anton is one of the best TT specialist in Russia. He has a lot of potential and we will do everything to develop his strengths. We have ambitious goals for the next season and his experience will help us to reach them».

«I want to thank team’s management for trust in me. Even though the transfer campaign for Gazprom – RusVelo was over, we managed to sign an agreement. Team’s growing and getting better and I’ll do my best to maintain the high pace of team’s improvement» – Anton Vorobyev commented.

Anton Vorobyev was born in 1990 in Dmitrov, Russia. As a professional rider he developed himself in Team Katusha, where he spent last four seasons. In 2012 he won a World time trial championships U23. In 2014 he was the best in Russian TT Nationals.