Absalon extends Orbea contract to 2012

Absalon, now 29, won the 2009 World cup overall title and the silver medal at this years world championships in Canberra, Australia.

Absalon said his immediate focus is on regaining the world title in 2010 when the worlds will be contested Mont Sainte-Anne in Canada. After that the London Olympics are Absalon’s big goal having won gold in both 2004 and 2008. 

Absalon sums up his decision about staying with Orbea saying “never change a winning formula.”