Ekimov returns to Russia

Thu, 17 Nov 03:53:00 2011

Former Olympic champion Viatcheslav Ekimov will return home to Russia to take up a position with a national development project for the 2012 season.

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The former super-domestique, currently a directeur sportif for American team RadioShack, is set to become an advisor for the Russian Global Cycling Project.

The project incorporates professional cycling team Katusha, but also has a wider remit with other teams and different track and development squads.

Ekimov will work under Igor Makarov, president of the Russian cycling federation.

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