Hugh Carthy extends with Education First through to 2021
Joe Robinson 25 Oct 2019 Lancastrian enjoyed a breakthrough season including his first WorldTour win Hugh Cathy's breakthrough 2019 season has earned him a contract extension with Education First . The Lancastrian signed a contract extension through to the end of 2021, a reward for a year in which he bagged his first WorldTour victory and 11th overall at a Grand Tour. Showing a willingness to attack, Carthy finished 11th at the Giro d'Italia in May , particularly impressing on Stage 15 to Como where he triggered the stage winning attack. The 25-year-old then backed this up by winning the queen stage of the Tour de Suisse in June solo, a day that climbed the Nufenenpass, San Gottardo and Furkapass, crossing the line a minute ahead of Egan Bernal and Rohan Dennis. Impressive solo wins like at the Tour de Suisse were the reason why team manager Jonathan Vaughters was ...
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