Some thoughts on Vaughters’ licence proposals

Jonathan Vaughters has written a must-read article over at He takes a look at the worries concerning Geox, where their exclusion from the new UCI World Tour has led to boardroom discussions on whether to continue with sponsorship. It’s a similar point to the one made by Gerard Vroomen just a few days ago, … Read more

Thoughts on Vaughters Interview – Part II

Earlier this week I wrote some thoughts on Jonathan Vaughters’ interview with Now I’d like to return to a second topic from the interview, namely his time with French team Credit Agricole: “It [Crédit Agricole] was a team where everyone kinda showed up, did their job and went home. I mean, the communication between … Read more

Thoughts on Vaughters Interview – Part I

I’m going to take a quick look at Anthony Tan’s interview with Jonathan Vaughters. “JV” is now running Garmin-Cervélo, a squad that has gone from a small curiosity into one of the biggest outfits in the sport. Postcard from the past The team is known for its firm anti-doping stance, one of the few squads … Read more