Guernsey cyclist Sam Culverwell will get the chance to compete in some of Europe's top development events after joining Trinity Racing for 2020.
The 19-year-old has been named on the new U23 road team's 11-strong roster.
Culverwell, who picked up the PraxisIFM Rising Star award at last month's Channel Islands Sports Awards, enjoyed a breakthrough year in 2019.
- Watch: Sam Culverwell claimed gold in the town centre criterium at last year's Island Games in Gibraltar
He won a maiden Island Games gold medal and produced a string of impressive performances on the national stage.
Among the other riders on Trinity's team is World Cyclo-cross silver medallist and U23 Paris-Roubaix winner, Tom Pidcock.
They begin racing in Belgium this weekend.