The UAE Team Emirates, continuing their run of hiring potential superstars has signed a three-year contract with the young German rider Felix Grob.
Felix Grob signed a professional contract with the squad on a three-year deal from the start of 2022 but will start his WorldTour career as a trainee from August 1 with UAE.
The young talent, in 2020; won gold medals in both the Individual Pursuit and the Kilometre TT events, as well as a bronze medal in the Men’s Team Pursuit at the European under-23 Track Championships in Fiorenzuola d’Arda in Italy.
While commenting about the deal, Felix Grob said, “I have almost no words, I am really really happy,” adding that, “The chance to ride in a such great team is something I wouldn’t have thought possible.
He continued, “I’ve been on the track for many years now, and I believe I can be very successful on the road as well. I feel like I’m in the right place and I am looking forward to wearing the UAE Team Emirates jersey next year.”
✍️ We are thrilled to announce the signing of Felix Groß 🇩🇪.
The young German talent joins Emirati squad on 3-year deal.
— @UAE-TeamEmirates (@TeamEmiratesUAE) May 5, 2021