The new team of Greg Van Avermaet, CCC, continues to work on the development of the core for next season. As became known that the German Simon Geschke (32) the transition from Sunweb to the Polish team.
Geschke made his debut in 2009 with the former Skil Shimano and will be ten seasons in the service of manager Iwan Spekenbrink have ridden. In recent years he showed himself to be a reliable pawn in the service of team leader Tom Dumoulin. He rode in the meantime, eleven large rounds and reached its peak when he was there in the year 2015, a Touretappe on his name to write.
The German with the great beard will mainly be deployed in the Ardennes classics and the rondewerk. A direct support for Van Avermaet in the kasseienwerk he will probably not.
Nice detail: Geschke developed and commercialiseerde a private baardbalsem, the Geschke Beard Balm. Also here he can Greg Van Avermaet, but probably not fun to do!