Orica GreenEdge takes on California

It's been a while since I've thrown one of these together – but there's been a lot happening. I've just got back from the Tour of Romandie which was my first mountainous race for the year – that was pretty tough.

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Western Australia's Luke Durbridge is a man on a mission in 2012, having signed on as a neo pro for GreenEdge in their debut season in the UCI WorldTour ranks while wearing the rainbow jersey of the under 23 World Time Trial Champion from Copenhagen. Add to that the fact that the 20-year-old is a member of Australia's world champion team pursuit and Durbridge has quite a task ahead of him in the season ahead – a fact that makes this rider one to watch.