Bissegger signs three-year deal with EF Education First

Stefan Bissegger (Switzerland)
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EF Education First announced Thursday that they have signed Swiss talent Stefan Bissegger on a three-year deal that will begin in August of 2020. Bissegger, 20, is aiming represent his country in the men's Team Pursuit at the Tokyo Olympic Games before making his WorldTour debut.

"We made the deal to start for August 1 because of the Olympics," said Bissegger in a team press release. "I'm all in for the Olympics, for the team pursuit on the track. The qualification period runs until March next year, after the Track World Championships, and the team is allowing me to focus on that."

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