Joe Dombrowski: I think it would have been a good spring for me

Joe Dombrowski (UAE Team Emirates) signs in for stage 1 of the 2020 Volta ao Algarve
Joe Dombrowski (UAE Team Emirates) signs on for stage 1 of the 2020 Volta ao Algarve (Image credit: Getty Images Sport)

New UAE Team Emirates signing Joe Dombrowski should have been targeting this spring's Giro d'Italia, but instead – just like all his other teammates and colleagues – he finds himself waiting to see when, and if, the cycling season will resume.

"As a team, we got off to a tremendous start this year, winning 11 times in the first two months," he wrote in a blog-style post on his UAE Team Emirates squad's website. "We worked very hard during the off season in the winter, and it seemed like all that hard work was paying off. We were going into every race with our tails up, the momentum on our side, and winning. Of course, it was disappointing to have to stop racing, but if you take a step back and look at the bigger picture, as sportsmen, we are not alone in this, and the correct decision was made."

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