Registration of UCI WorldTeams and UCI Professional Continental Teams for the 2019 season

Dec 11, 2018, 13:59 PM

In accordance with the UCI Regulations and following a full review of the files received according to all criteria for attribution (ethical, financial, administrative, and organisational), the UCI has decided (art. 2.15.070) to register the following UCI WorldTeams for the 2019 season [team name (UCI code - nationality)]:

  • AG2R LA MONDIALE (ALM – FRA)
  • ASTANA PRO TEAM (AST – KAZ)
  • BAHRAIN – MERIDA (TBM – BRN)
  • BORA – HANSGROHE (BOH – GER)
  • CCC TEAM (CPT – POL)
  • DECEUNINCK – QUICK – STEP (DQT – BEL)
  • TEAM EF EDUCATION FIRST - DRAPAC P/B CANNONDALE (EFD – USA)
  • GROUPAMA – FDJ (GFC – FRA)
  • LOTTO SOUDAL (LTS – BEL)
  • MITCHELTON – SCOTT (MTS – AUS)
  • MOVISTAR TEAM (MOV – ESP)
  • TEAM DIMENSION DATA (TDD – RSA)
  • TEAM KATUSHA ALPECIN (TKA – SUI)
  • TEAM JUMBO (JUM – NED)
  • TEAM SKY (SKY – GBR)
  • TEAM SUNWEB (SUN – GER)
  • TREK – SEGAFREDO (TFS – USA)

Furthermore, the Licence Commission has decided (art. 2.15.071) to register the following UCI worldTeam:

  • UAE TEAM EMIRATES (UAD – UAE)

In accordance with the UCI Regulations and following a full review of the files received according to all criteria for attribution (ethical, financial and administrative), the UCI has decided (art. 2.16.016) to register the following UCI Continental Professional Teams for the 2019 season [team name (UCI code - nationality)]:

  • ANDRONI GIOCATTOLI – SIDERMEC (ANS – ITA)
  • BARDIANI CSF (BRD – ITA)
  • CAJA RURAL – SEGUROS RGA (CJR – ESP)
  • COFIDIS, SOLUTIONS CREDITS (COF – FRA)
  • DIRECT ENERGIE (TDE – FRA)
  • EUSKADI BASQUE COUNTRY – MURIAS (EUS – ESP)
  • GAZPROM – RUSVELO (GAZ – RUS)
  • HAGENS BERMAN AXEON (HBA – USA)
  • MANZANA POSTOBON TEAM (MZN – COL)
  • NIPPO – VINI FANTINI – FAIZANE' (NIP – ITA)
  • RALLY UHC CYCLING (RLY – USA)
  • RIWAL READYNEZ CYCLING TEAM (RIW – DEN) – new UCI Professional Continental Team
  • SPORT VLAANDEREN – BALOISE (SVB – BEL)
  • TEAM ARKEA - SAMSIC (PCB – FRA)
  • TEAM NOVO NORDISK (TNN – USA)
  • THARCOR (THR – ITA)
  • VITAL CONCEPT – B&B HOTELS (VCB – FRA)
  • WALLONIE BRUXELLES (WVA – BEL)

Furthermore, the Licence Commission has decided (art. 2.16.017) to register the following UCI Continental Professional Teams:

  • BURGOS BH (BBH – ESP)
  • CORENDON – CIRCUS (COC – BEL) – new UCI Professional Continental Team
  • DELKO MARSEILLE PROVENCE (DMP – FRA)
  • ISRAEL CYCLING ACADEMY (ICA – ISR)
  • ROOMPOT – CHARLES (ROC – NED)
  • W52 / FC PORTO (W52 – POR) – new UCI Professional Continental Team
  • WANTY – GOBERT CYCLING TEAM (WGG – BEL)

Overall, 18 UCI WorldTeams and 25 UCI Professional Continental Teams are registered for the 2019 season.