Guillaume Martin: I think I'm a bit of a racing addict

LE GRAND BORNAND FRANCE JULY 03 Guillaume Martin of France and Team Cofidis during the 108th Tour de France 2021 Stage 8 a 1508km stage from Oyonnax to Le GrandBornand LeTour TDF2021 on July 03 2021 in Le Grand Bornand France Photo by Michael SteeleGetty Images
Guillaume Martin (Cofidis) in action at the Tour de France (Image credit: Getty Images Sport)

These days, it's increasingly difficult to tell when one season ends and the next one begins. On Thursday morning, Guillaume Martin (Cofidis) was at the Palais des Congrès in Paris for the 2022 Tour de France presentation, casting an eye forward to the roads he will face next July.

On Sunday afternoon, he was back in 2021, squaring off his long campaign with a combative display at the Veneto Classic, where he eventually placed eighth in a race won by Samuele Battistella (Astana-Premier Tech).

Thank you for reading 5 articles in the past 30 days*

Join now for unlimited access

Enjoy your first month for just £1 / $1 / €1

*Read any 5 articles for free in each 30-day period, this automatically resets

After your trial you will be billed £4.99 $7.99 €5.99 per month, cancel anytime. Or sign up for one year for just £49 $79 €59

Join now for unlimited access

Try your first month for just £1 / $1 / €1

Barry Ryan
Head of Features

Barry Ryan is Head of Features at Cyclingnews. He has covered professional cycling since 2010, reporting from the Tour de France, Giro d’Italia and events from Argentina to Japan. His writing has appeared in The Independent, Procycling and Cycling Plus. He is the author of The Ascent: Sean Kelly, Stephen Roche and the Rise of Irish Cycling’s Golden Generation, published by Gill Books.