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Jan 18, 2016 – The 2016 Cannondale Pro Cycling Team presentation will be hosted via global webcast on Monday, January 18. The webcast invites fans from around the world to learn more about the 2016 Cannondale Pro Cycling Team and take part in the excitement heading into the 2016 season.
Cannondale Pro Cycling
The online presentation coverage will feature an interview with Jonathan Vaughters, team CEO and manager, where he will take viewers through the 2016 team-building process; interviews with key returning and new riders; and interviews with sport directors Charly Wegelius and Andreas Klier, who will talk about 2016 race goals, tactics and mentoring young athletes. The launch will also provide an inside look at the team’s camp in Aspen, Colorado and the unveiling of an all-new fan kit.
Brad Sohner, pro cycling announcer and the voice of the Amgen Tour of California and USA Pro Challenge, will serve as launch host, while Tim Johnson, Cannondale Brand Ambassador, will serve as color commentator. Together, they will provide their own insight into the building of the 2016 Cannondale Pro Cycling team, the athletes and the season ahead.
Monday, Jan. 18, 2016 at 2 p.m. EST.
Access video of the webcast here.
Cannondale is a premium brand of Cycling Sports Group, a division of Dorel Industries’ (TSX: DII.B, DII.A) Dorel Sports segment, encompassing several powerhouse cycling brands, including GT, Schwinn, Charge, SUGOI and Fabric. Dorel Industries Inc. has annual sales of US$2.7 billion and employs approximately 10,800 people in facilities located in twenty-five countries worldwide. With a reputation for continuous innovation and quality, Cannondale is a global industry leader with a strong heritage in design, development and manufacturing of high performance bicycles, apparel and accessories. For more information, visit Cannondale.com.
About Cannondale Pro Cycling Team
Although Cannondale Pro Cycling Team may be the youngest WorldTour team, with an average age of 26, its riders have succeeded in scoring enviable results over the team’s ten-year history. Most notably, the team has won stages at every Grand Tour, Paris-Nice and Tirreno-Adriatico, the overall classification at the Giro d’Italia, Criterium du Dauphiné, Tour of Missouri, Tour of Utah, USA Pro Challenge, Tour of Alberta and three monuments – Paris-Roubaix, Liège-Bastogne-Liège and Il Lombardia. National champions from Australia, Brazil, Germany, The Netherlands, South Africa and the United States have all called Slipstream Sports home. In 2007, Slipstream Sports, LLC took over management of the development team that Jonathan Vaughters founded five years earlier. The new team was home for riders wanting to work hard and race clean, and operated as a Professional Continental outfit before making the leap to the WorldTour in 2009. While the team’s title sponsors and sporting name have changed over the years, its distinctive argyle pattern has featured in every kit since inception. Visit www.slipstreamsports.com for more information.