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Changing teams: A guide to 2018 cycling transfers

Keep track of key 2018 rider transfers with this handy list. Check back for updates as riders move to new teams for the coming season.

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Cycling’s official trading season began August 1. Riders will be changing teams ahead of the upcoming 2018 racing season. VeloNews will publish in-depth stories about significant moves, but it’s tough to keep track of each and every transfer. So refer to this handy list to keep track of who will wear new colors in 2018. Check back often — this list will be updated regularly.


Magnus Cort Nielsen (leaves Orica-Scott)
Omar Fraile (leaves Dimension Data)
Jan Hirt (leaves CCC Sprandi Polkowice)
Hugo Houle (leaves Ag2r La Mondiale)
Davide Villella (leaves Cannondale-Drapac)

Ag2r La Mondiale

Sylvan Dillier (leaves BMC Racing)
Tony Gallopin (leaves Lotto-Soudal)

Aqua Blue Sport

Eddie Dunbar (leaves Axeon Hagens Berman)

BMC Racing

Alberto Bettiol (leaves Cannondale-Drapac)
Jurgen Roelandts (leaves Lotto-Soudal)


Davide Formolo (leaves Cannondale-Drapac)
Peter Kennaugh (leaves Team Sky)
Daniel Oss (leaves BMC Racing)

Caja Rural-Seguros RGA

Julen Amezqueta (leaves Wilier Triestina-Selle Italia)
Cristian Rodriguez (leaves Wilier Triestina-Selle Italia)


Jesus Herrada (leaves Movistar)
Jose Herrada (leaves Movistar)

Dimension Data

Scott Davies (leaves Team Wiggins)
Louis Meintjes (leaves UAE Team Emirates)
Tom Jelte-Slagter (leaves Cannondale-Drapac)
Julien Vermote (leaves Quick-Step)

EF Education First-Drapac

Mitch Docker (leaves Orica-Scott)
Dan McLay
(leaves Fortuneo-Oscaro)
Sacha Modolo
(leaves UAE Team Emirates)
Logan Owen
(leaves Axeon Hagens Berman)


Georg Preidler (leaves Sunweb)
Ramon Sinkeldam (leaves Sunweb)


Warren Barguil (leaves Sunweb)
Amael Moinard (leaves BMC Racing)


Ian Boswell (leaves Team Sky)
Alex Dowsett (leaves Movistar)
Matteo Fabbro (leaves Friuli Cycling Team)
Nathan Haas (leaves Dimension Data)
Marcel Kittel (leaves Quick-Step)
Steff Cras (leaves BMC development team)


Victor Campenaerts (leaves LottoNL-Jumbo)
Jens Keukeleire (leaves Orica-Scott)


Pascal Eenkhoorn (leaves BMC development team)
Danny van Poppel (leaves Team Sky)


Mikel Landa (leaves Sky)
Jaime Rosón (leaves Caja Rural)
Eduardo Sepulveda (leaves Fortuneo-Oscaro)
Rafa Valls (Lotto-Soudal)


Jack Bauer (leaves Quick-Step Floors)
Mikel Nieve (leaves Team Sky)
Matteo Trentin (leaves Quick-Step Floors)

Quick-Step Floors

James Knox (leaves Team Wiggins)
Michael Morkov (leaves Katusha-Alpecin)
Jhonatan Narvaez (leaves Axeon Hagens Berman)
Florian Sénéchal (leaves Cofidis)

Team Sky

Egan Bernal (leaves Androni-Sidermec)
Dylan van Baarle (leaves Cannondale-Drapac)
Kristoffer Halversen (leaves Team Joker)
Chris Lawless (leaves Axeon Hagens Berman)
Pavel Sivakov (leaves BMC Development Team)


Gianluca Brambilla (leaves Quick-Step Floors)
Alex Frame (leaves JLT Condor)
Tsgabu Grmay (leaves Bahrain-Merida)
Ryan Mullen (leaves Cannondale-Drapac)
Toms Skujins (leaves Cannondale-Drapac)


Jai Hindley (leaves Michelton-Scott)
Michael Storer (leaves Michelton-Scott)
Martijn Tusveld (leaves Roompot-Nederlandse Loterij)
Edward Theuns (leaves Trek-Segafredo)
Louis Vervaeke (leaves Lotto-Soudal)

UAE Team Emirates

Alexander Kristoff (leaves Katusha-Alpecin)
Dan Martin (leaves Quick-Step Floors)
Rory Sutherland (leaves Movistar)