The Team Sky website is reporting that former Tour de France podium finisher (ok so it was 1998 when most people got chucked out) Bobby Julich has swapped Saxo Bank for the British squad.

Read more about it here.

Interesting he is joining in a similar 'coaching' facility to the one he had with Bjarne Riis' squad and this will of course start rumours that Fabian Cancellara could be following him.

We shall see...

James has been blogging for road.cc for 5 years and racing bicycles (averagely) for 20 years.