For its first year of existence as a registered team in the Continental division, Nice Métropole Côte d’Azur team immediately asked to join MPCC, with a formal membership request emanating from its manager Jérôme Pulidori.

“We decided to join MPCC for several reasons”, he states. “Taking action to promote credible cycling, transparency, responsibility and rallying riders and staff to this cause. We also want to encourage the respect for the core values of clean and ethical cycling, and to be a committed player in the fight against mechanical doping”

Nice Métropole Côte d’Azur, currently in third division, is composed of ten riders and will start its season on January 30th on the Grand Prix d’Ouverture La Marseillaise.