Totschnig setting up U23 team

Georg Totschnig retired from professional cycling at the end of the 2006 season, but he hasn't turned his back on the sport. The Tour de France stage winner is now involved in helping to set up an U23 team in Austria.

"We are establishing a team which can count on the support of the state of Tirol and which will be its sponsor," he said in an interview with "I have the role of an advisor." So far, he noted, "I am supporting business manager Thomas Pupp in his search for sponsors and with the organization."

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