Cycling: Australian Shayne Bannan is Singapore federation's high performance director

Shayne Bannan was previously general manager of GreenEdge Cycling. PHOTO: SINGAPORE CYCLING FEDERATION
Gift this subscriber-only story to your friends and family

SINGAPORE - The Singapore Cycling Federation (SCF) is shifting gears to prioritise high performance with the aim of forming a men's continental cycling team by 2023 and having a Singaporean rider feature in the 2030 Tour de France,

It has appointed a high performance director, Australian Shayne Bannan, for at least the next three years to help it achieve those goals. The 59-year-old was previously general manager of GreenEdge Cycling, now known as Team BikeExchange, a professional outfit that competes on the International Cycling Union (UCI) World Tour, the top road cycling circuit.

Already a subscriber? 

Read the full story and more at $9.90/month

Get exclusive reports and insights with more than 500 subscriber-only articles every month

Unlock these benefits

  • All subscriber-only content on ST app and

  • Easy access any time via ST app on 1 mobile device

  • E-paper with 2-week archive so you won't miss out on content that matters to you

Join ST's Telegram channel and get the latest breaking news delivered to you.