Vaughters: The Tour de France was our biggest frustration of 2021

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EF-Nippo's Tour de France finishers (Image credit: Getty Images)

After several of their top names - such as Michael Woods, Sep Vanmarcke and Dani Martínez - moved on last year, 2021 was not likely to be a straightforward season for EF Education-Nippo, but that didn’t mean it would be a bad one, either. 

In an extensive interview with Cyclingnews, Vaughters, now in his 15th years as a manager, covers both the highs and lows of 2021, as well as his team's goals for 2022. He concludes with a look at why EF Education have chosen this moment to become a co-title sponsor of a women’s team.

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