Christian Knees has declared his happiness at penning a two-year contract extension with Team Sky.
I love to ride my bike and I don’t feel tired of it.
He will continue to play an important role in the team.
He said: "Christian is a rider who we can always rely on.
"He's had a really good year and been consistently strong, first with the Classics and then with the Tour. It's excellent news that he's staying with Team Sky and he will continue to play an important role in the team.
"We also have a lot of really exciting young riders at Team Sky, and to be able to learn from someone with Christian's experience will be so valuable for them."