Ben Healy to EF Education-Nippo, Movistar signs Lazkano - Transfer shorts

Irish champion Ben Healy racing at Tour of Britain
Irish champion Ben Healy racing at Tour of Britain (Image credit: SWpix.com)

Irish rider Ben Healy will head straight from the U23 ranks to the WorldTour in 2022, having signed a two-year contract with EF Education-Nippo, the team announced Tuesday.

"Stepping up to this new level will be a new challenge and a new way to race," Healy said in the team's press release. "I just want to learn everything and try to pick up as much as I can from these big names that I'll be teammates with. I'm very excited for it."

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