SD Worx signs Kata Blanka Vas

Hungarian Blanka Kata Vas celebrates as she crosses the finish line and wins the womens elite race of the Gullegem Cyclocross cycling event in Gullegem on January 2 2021 Photo by DAVID STOCKMAN BELGA AFP Belgium OUT Photo by DAVID STOCKMANBELGAAFP via Getty Images
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SD Worx announced the signing of Hungarian cyclo-cross national champion Kata Blanka Vas on Tuesday. The 19-year-old who has been on the podium of the U23 Cyclo-cross World Championships twice will depart from the Doltcini-Van Eyck-Proximus squad to join the WorldTeam on June 1 for a two-year contract.

SD Worx manager Danny Stam said Vas will help the team maintain its visibility year round and, and the possibility that the Hungarian will make her country's team for the 2021 Tokyo Olympic Games for the mountain bike event would be important for sponsor Specialized.

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