Omega Pharma - Quick-Step Cycling Team has announced the selection that will participate in Meulebeke — a one-day race on August 30th — and GP Ouest France - Plouay, a 229.1km one-day French race on Sunday, August 31st.
OPQS rider Mark Cavendish won his second straight sprint stage, this time at 183.6km Stage 2 of Tour du Poitou-Charentes on Wednesday. The Manx Missile relied on another dominant leadout from his teammates, and launched his sprint for the convincing victory.
Tour du Poitou-Charentes Stage 1: Cavendish Completes Great Teamwork with Victory.
Châteauroux - Classic de l'Indre: Iljo Keisse became the 16th OPQS rider to win a 2014 race in the road discipline on Sunday. The Belgian rider won the bunch sprint in the Châteauroux - Classic de l'Indre, a 203.9km French one-day race.
A co-operation between Herva – manufacturer of promotion articles – and Omega Pharma – Quick-Step Cycling Team makes it possible to print exclusive photos of OPQS riders on wallprints, polyframes and stickers. Due to a new technique fans can create their own format and design of unique pictures and decorate their home, office or sport accommodation.
OPQS has officially announced Mark Cavendish’s schedule for the next several weeks. Cavendish will ride in the Tour du Poitou Charentes (26th-29th August) followed by the Tour of Britain (7th-14th September).
OPQS communicates that the condition of Zdenek Stybar is improving. Stybar underwent reconstructive surgery on wounds in the area of his mouth last night.
Omega Pharma - Quick-Step Cycling Team reached an agreement for the next two years with Yves Lampaert. The 23-year-old Belgian talent will ride the 2015 and 2016 seasons with Belgian based OPQS.
RENSON® and Omega Pharma – Quick-Step Cycling Team are pleased to announce that they’ve extended their partnership deal for the seasons 2015 and 2016, with an option for a third year in 2017. As a partner for the topteam of Patrick Lefevere, the specialist in ventilation, sun protection and outdoor solutions from Belgium want to strengthen its brand recognition, in Belgium and abroad.
Omega Pharma - Quick-Step Cycling Team rider Mark Cavendish, who withdrew from the 2014 Tour de France due to a crash in Stage 1, visited his teammates during the second rest day on Monday. Cavendish was also present when the team announced it is secured until 2017, and will be named Etixx - Quick-Step starting in 2015.
With the beautiful landscape of Chateau de Lastours in the background, OPQS proudly announced to the media on Monday, during the second Tour de France rest day, that the team secured its future through 2017 thanks to the extended commitment of owner Mr. Bakala, and also crucial support of our sponsors. Starting in 2015 the team will be named "Etixx - Quick-Step."
Stijn Vandenbergh extended his contract with Omega Pharma - Quick-Step Cycling Team for 2015 and 2016. A tireless super domestique, Vandenbergh has shown true dedication to the success of his teammates.
Tomorrow, Wednesday July 9th , 2014, during the 5th stage of the Tour de France starting off from Ieper, Omega Pharma-Quick - Step Cycling Team will commemorate the memory of all those fallen in the First World War. The official logo for the centennial of the Great War, featuring a poppy, will in fact appear on the sleeves of the team’s racing jerseys exclusively to mark this special occasion.
In co-operation with Kookeiland, partner of Omega Pharma – Quick-Step and responsible for all meals of the riders and VIPS during all big cycling races, OPQS will organize an exclusive Fan Village along the course during the Tour de France 2014. The team will not only serve the VIPs a meal every day, but will also invite supporters alongside the road to cheer for their favorite team or rider.
Omega Pharma – Quick-Step Cycling Team will have riders representing nine different countries at National Road Championships all over the World on Sunday, June 29th. The Belgian based team also will have several riders participating in the 250.2km race in what is considered the OPQS home country.
Tom Boonen Won't Participate. Omega Pharma - Quick-Step Cycling Team has announced the selection that will participate in Halle-Ingooigem, a 200km one-day race on June 25th.
Princess Sportsgear & Traveller and Omega Pharma – Quick-Step Cycling Team are happy to announce that they have reached an agreement about a partnership. Princess Sportsgear & Traveller will be the exclusive supplier of suitcases for the successful cycling team.
Omega Pharma - Quick-Step Cycling Team had a productive, yet relaxing final rest day at the Giro d'Italia. OPQS will be ready for Stage 16 on Tuesday.
Omega Pharma - Quick-Step Cycling Team riders Pieter Serry and Julien Vermote suffered a crash after 70 kilometers, on a downhill of Giro d'Italia Stage 11 on Wednesday.
Omega Pharma - Quick-Step Cycling Team has announced the selection for the first grand tour of 2014, the Giro d'Italia. The Giro takes place from May 9th until June 1st.