Connor Swift made an interesting decision: From 2023 he will join the Ineos Grenadiers. He could not hide his excitement after the agreement was reached. Swift expects positive things by coming to Ineos, and he is aware of the perspective this team has.
“I am super excited to be joining the Ineos Grenadiers," said Swift for eurosport.com "The way the team is evolving at the minute, with the next wave of young guys coming through and the dynamic approach to racing, is really refreshing and it will be special to be a part of the journey." This is a team that is one of his favorites.
It seems as if it was his dream to come to Ineos. This will be an ideal chance for him to prove his qualities. “This is a team I have always looked up to with many riders who have inspired me,” added Connor Swift.
“To be pulling on that Ineos jersey next season, taking that step up and getting stuck into the races with these guys is something I am really looking forward to”.
Ellingoworth on Swift
Ineos deputy team principal Rod Ellingworth is happy after the agreement reached. He emphasized the importance of the arrival of such a cyclist and positive expectations from him. “It’s great to have Connor join the Grenadiers at such a critical point in his development,” said Ellingworth.
“He’s already shown his talent in some big races so he’ll add significant depth to the team and I am confident he’ll be an excellent fit for the team and our ambitions for the future." He has already shown what qualities he possesses.
“His path to this point of his career has been a consistent progression and if he maintains that upward trajectory then I have no doubt that we will see some great racing from him”.