For some riders over 40, the prospects of racing in the peloton next year are still up in the air as they seek contracts.
Unrepentant over his two-year doping ban and stripped Olympic medal, Rebellin presses on as one of the peloton's oldest riders.
The Italian will continue to ride for CCC-Sprandi Polkowice, who signed him to a one-year contract extension.
Race leader Davide Rebellin sneaks into a move at the end of stage 5 to extend his lead as Sacha Modolo sprints to first win of the year
Davide Rebellin attacks on the final category-one climb to seize a seven-second lead in the overall at Tour of Turkey