Harry Tanfield : “In a hurry to start”
"I'm definitely very happy about this opportunity. I will meet new teammates, get acquainted with a new structure, new equipment; it's really motivating!
I will also have to learn French! I am very motivated by all this. I want to continue to progress in my time trialling. I am still young and I still have many things to learn. I know that evolving within the group of specialists for the Flanders classics will be very rewarding. I cannot wait for the season to begin.”
Tanfield in brief
Born 17 November 1994, 24 years old
Professional since 2015
Main Results: Stage winner Tour de Yorkshire (2018); 2nd British Time Trial Championship (2018); 3rd World Championships Mixed Relay (2019);
5th BinckBank Tour time trial (2019).HARRY TANFIELD
VINCENT LAVENU : "A talented rouleur"
"We’ve had our eye on Harry for two years now, and this year we finally have the opportunity to recruit him. We are happy to sign such a talented rider, who will elevate us in the field of time trialling. Of course we will count on him in the road races as well. And he will also play an important role in the group of focused on the classics.”VINCENT LAVENU
Following the additions of Andrea Vendrame and Lawrence Naesen, both signed until 2021, and Clément Champoussin (who will join the team on August 1, 2020 through to 2022), the Briton Harry Tanfield completes the team’s recruitment for the 2020 season.
Today the AG2R La Mondiale team started its team building training camp in Vaujany. This is the fifth time the team has started its season in Oisans. The team’s contract with Vaujany and Oisans runs until 2021.