British women's team gets new life as Lifeplus-Wahoo

The Le Col-Wahoo team in 2022
The Le Col-Wahoo team in 2022 (Image credit: Getty Images)

After nearly coming to an end after a prospective sponsor reportedly pulled out, the British women's continental team formerly known as Drops and Le Col-Wahoo has been almost entirely reborn as Lifeplus-Wahoo.

In November, Velonews reported that the team faced a €400,000 budget shortfall but with wellness company Lifeplus on board, the team have a roster of 12 riders, two new sports directors and the prospect of getting invitation to cycling's most prominent races for women.

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Laura Weislo
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Laura Weislo has been with Cyclingnews since 2006 after making a switch from a career in science. As Managing Editor, she coordinates coverage for North American events and global news. As former elite-level road racer who dabbled in cyclo-cross and track, Laura has a passion for all three disciplines. When not working she likes to go camping and explore lesser traveled roads, paths and gravel tracks. Laura specialises in covering doping, anti-doping, UCI governance and performing data analysis.