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Tomás Swift-Metcalfe Blog – Good news comes to those that wait


I haven’t written on this blog for a while. The reason for this was that I was kind of getting tired of whining on about bad luck, hard times and other problems. No one wants to read that and no one cares. So I decided to keep calm and hang tight till good news come along. Writes Tomás Swift-Metcalfe.

The good news that has come my way is that after an incredibly tough three years suddenly I have some breathing space regarding ‘making a life’, as well as my future as a cyclist.

The good news

The main bit of good news is that my team, which I’ve been with for seven years (there isn’t that much interest in career domestiques from other teams) has found a new sponsor. So at least this year I don’t need to worry when my next pay check is coming.

The sponsor is ‘Banco BIC’, an Angolan bank that’s establishing itself in several foreign markets including Portugal and China. I haven’t asked, as I like to just