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Oscar Onley – Looking Forward to 2021 with Sunweb’s u23 Team


Oscar Onley.

It was back in August when we last spoke to Oscar Onley, with an end to lockdown in sight he was looking forward to resuming racing with his Van Rysel AG2R La Mondiale team.

However, Covid restrictions played havoc with amateur race programmes across Europe and his race schedule wasn’t the one he would have liked, albeit he performed well in a couple of mountain time tests.

The good news though is that for season 2021 he’ll be riding with World Tour Team Sunweb’s u23 development team.

The press release said:

“Hailing from Scotland, in his first year as a junior in 2019 Onley picked up a string of solid top ten results on the British domestic scene but also overseas in France. 

“He followed up seventh place on GC at the Ain Bugey Valromey Tour with eighth in Aubel-Thimister-Staevlot and as the best first-year junior at the Chrono des Nations time trial, where he showed his power over the mostly flat course. 

“Racing has been sparse for Onley in 2020 but he recently caught the attention of many with his win at Tour de Savoie Mont Blanc cycle sportive, a mountain time trial that took place on the same course as the final stage of the elite men’s