Daily News Digest

by Mark Zalewski

July 20, 2016

In today’s CyclingTips Daily News Digest: Vos doubles wins at Internationale Thüringen Rundfahrt der Frauen; Gidich wins third stage of Tour of Qinghai Lake; Four talking points from the 2016 Giro Rosa; Anatomy of a bike throw: Sagan’s stage-winning lunge for the line; Battle with the broom wagon: Suffering to stay in the Tour; How the Week Was Won: 2016 Tour de France, Stages 10-16; Rohan Dennis leaving Tour de France; A mid-season chat: Joe Dombrowski talks beer, cars, and renewed contract with Cannondale-Drapac; Cummings replaces Kennaugh for Olympic road race; AG2R LA MONDIALE extends sponsorship through 2020; Turkish Olympian motivated to perform at Qinghai Lake following failed coup attempt in Ankara; Team Sky on Pinarello through 2020; List of Tour de France team budgets; Sagan at the Tour de France, by the numbers; Tour de France, stage 16 on-board highlights; OBE Backstage Pass, stage 16; Tour of Qinghai Lake, stage 2 highlights

AG2R LA MONDIALE extends sponsorship through 2020

by CyclingTips

Insurance firm AG2R LA MONDIALE is extending it’s sponsorship of pro cycling through 2020.

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The company first joined as a sponsor of the team managed by FranceCyclisme and its director, Vincent Lavenu, in 1997, moving up to title sponsor in 2000.

“We are very happy and proud that this partnership has been extended. We fully appreciate the trust that AG2R LA MONDIALE has shown in us and see it as a reward for the whole of the team. Being able to count on a loyal partner of this dimension is an honour and a privilege for our team, but also for French and international cycling,” said Lavenu.

“We are happy to extend our partnership with Vincent Lavenu and his cycling team, whose riders embody perfectly AG2R LA MONDIALE’s values of solidarity and performance,” said André Renaudin, Managing Director.

“Once again, we stand firmly by their side to continue together on an adventure that has always brought us memorable moments.”

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