British cyclist Adam Yates decided to take a new step in his career and sign a 3-year contract with UAE Team Emirates. He was previously a member of Ineos Grenadiers, and he attracted the attention of the UAE Team with his qualities.
Yates is delighted with the deal and is optimistic about the continuation of his career. “I’m really excited to join UAE Team Emirates,” Yates said in a statement on the team’s website, as quoted by eurosport.com UAE Team Emirates has shown ambition many times so far.
Yates understood that this was a serious project and wanted to join a promising team. Besides him, there are several other great names. They were probably an additional reason for his arrival. “I have seen the growth of the team over the years and the opportunity to join was one that I could not turn down.
“I feel that I’m entering my peak years as a rider and the team will get the best out of me.
“I look forward to riding with many of the top riders in the world and to contribute to the team becoming number one in the world”.
Mauro Gainetti on Adam Yates' arrival
Team Principal and CEO Mauro Gianetti is happy with the agreement reached. He is aware of what kind of cyclist is coming to their team. His arrival will increase the appetites of this team “We are very pleased to welcome Adam into our team for the coming years.
“His ability to win and achieve top results across a wide variety of races is very impressive and he has proven to be a consistent talent.
“We all know he is a rider of great panache and we believe that he will be the right fit for our structure as we continue to reinforce the team for the coming years”.
We will see how Yates will cope in the new environment. The most important thing is that he has qualities. It will be necessary for him to catch the right form and show that this is a good move.