Cycling transfers 2018: Which WorldTour riders are on the move and where
By Velon Media Team , 02 Aug 2017
The rush to sign new riders has begun (KT/Tim De Waele/Corbis via Getty)

Cycling’s transfer window opened on August 1, allowing teams to announce riders who will be joining them in 2018.

Here is a team-by-team breakdown of which riders are on the move and where in the UCI WorldTour. This article will be updated as transfers are announced.

AG2R La Mondiale

Ins: Tony Gallopin (Lotto Soudal), Clément Venturini (Cofidis)

Outs: 

Astana Pro Team

Ins: Jan Hirt (CCC Sprandi Polkowice), Omar Fraile (Team Dimension Data), Magnus Cort Nielsen (ORICA-SCOTT)

Outs: 

Bahrain-Merida

Ins: Gorka Izagirre (Movistar Team), Matej Mohorič (UAE Team Emirates), Kristijan Koren (Cannondale-Drapac), Hermann Pernsteiner (Amplatz-BMC)

Outs:  

BMC Racing Team

Ins: Alberto Bettiol (Cannondale-Drapac), Jürgen Roelandts (Lotto Soudal)

Outs: Daniel Oss (Bora-hansgrohe), Amaël Moinard (Fortuneo-Oscaro), Manuel Senni (Bardiani-CSF)

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Bora-hansgrohe

Ins: Pete Kennaugh (Team Sky), Daniel Oss (BMC Racing Team), Davide Formolo (Cannondale-Drapac)

Outs:  

Cannondale-Drapac

Ins:

Outs: Tom-Jelte Slagter (Team Dimension Data), Alberto Bettiol (BMC Racing Team), Kristijan Koren (Bahrain-Merida), Davide Formolo (Bora-hansgrohe), Davide Villella (Astana Pro Team)

FDJ

Ins: Ramon Sinkeldam (Team Sunweb), Georg Preidler (Team Sunweb)

Outs: Marc Fournier (Vital Concept), Johan Le Bon (Vital Concept), Kévin Reza (Vital Concept), Lorrenzo Manzin (Vital Concept), Odd Christian Eiking (Wanty-Groupe Gobert)

Lotto Soudal

Ins:

Outs: Kris Boeckmans (Direct Energie), Tony Gallopin (AG2R La Mondiale), Jürgen Roelandts (BMC Racing Team), Louis Vervaeke (Team Sunweb)

Movistar Team

Ins: Mikel Landa (Team Sky), Eduardo Sepulveda (Fortuneo-Oscaro), Jaime Rosón (Caja-Rural Seguros RGA)

Outs: Alex Dowsett (Team Katusha-Alpecin), Gorka Izagirre (Bahrain-Merida), Jonathan Castroviejo (Team Sky), Rory Sutherland (UAE Team Emirates)

ORICA-SCOTT

Ins: Mikel Nieve (Team Sky), Cameron Meyer (Team Dimension Data), Matteo Trentin (Quick-Step Floors)

Outs: Magnus Cort Nielsen (Astana Pro Team)

Quick-Step Floors

Ins: Elia Viviani (Team Sky), Jhonatan Narvaez (Axeon Hagens Berman), Florian Sénéchal (Cofidis), Fabio Jakobsen (SEG Racing Academy)

Outs: Julien Vermote (Team Dimension Data), David de la Cruz (Team Sky), Marcel Kittel (Team Katusha-Alpecin), Matteo Trentin (ORICA-SCOTT)

Team Dimension Data

Ins: Tom-Jelte Slagter (Cannondale-Drapac), Julien Vermote (Quick-Step Floors), Louis Meintjes (UAE Team Emirates), Nicholas Dlamini (Team Dimension Data for Qhubeka)

Outs: Omar Fraile (Astana Pro Team), Nathan Haas (Team Katusha-Alpecin)

Team Katusha-Alpecin

Ins: Alex Dowsett (Movistar Team), Marcel Kittel (Quick-Step Floors), Nathan Haas (Team Dimension Data), Ian Boswell (Team Sky)

Outs: Ángel Vicioso (retiring), Rein Taarame (Direct Energie)

Team LottoNL-Jumbo

Ins: Pascal Eenkhoorn (BMC Development Team)

Outs: Steven Lammertink (Vital Concept)

Team Sky

Ins: Jonathan Castroviejo (Movistar Team), David de la Cruz (Quick-Step Floors)

Outs: Mikel Landa (Movistar Team), Pete Kennaugh (Bora-hansgrohe), Mikel Nieve (ORICA-SCOTT), Ian Boswell (Team Katusha-Alpecin), Elia Viviani (Quick-Step Floors) 

Team Sunweb

Ins: Martijn Tusveld (Team Roompot–Nederlandse Loterij), Louis Vervaeke (Lotto Soudal), Edward Theuns (Trek-Segafredo)

Outs: Warren Barguil (Team Fortuneo-Oscaro), Ramon Sinkeldam (FDJ), Georg Preidler (FDJ), Bert de Backer (Vital Concept)

Trek-Segafredo

Ins:

Outs: Haimar Zubeldia (retiring), Alberto Contador (retiring), Edward Theuns (Team Sunweb)

UAE Team Emirates

Ins: Dan Martin (Quick-Step Floors), Rory Sutherland (Movistar Team)

Outs: Louis Meintjes (Team Dimension Data), Matej Mohorič (Bahrain-Merida)

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