Horizon Organic/Einstein Bros Bolsters Roster, to Focus More on National Racing Calendar Events in 2014
Boulder, Colorado ‐ November 22nd, 2013 – GS CIAO cycling is happy to announce it has renewed its partnership with Horizon Organic Dairy and added new partner Einstein Bros Bagels to form the Horizon Organic/Einstein Bros Cycling Team for the 2014 season.
Based out of Boulder, Colorado, the team maintains its strong roster of up‐and‐ coming riders bolstered by some great new additions including Fabio Calabria of Team Novo Nordisk and Emerson Oronte of Team Jelly Belly p/b Kenda. With over 20 victories and 35 podium appearances last season, the team will have a greater focus on NRC stage races in 2014 in addition to major events in the Rocky Mountain region.
“I’m extremely excited for 2014,” says team director Nick Traggis. “This year our goal is to establish a winning reputation at the NRC level, and continue the steady progression of this program into 2015 and beyond. We absolutely have the riders and support to do it.”
In addition to the title sponsors, the program is supported by Pizzeria Locale, Scarpetta Wines, and Ehrlich Kia. Technical apparel is provided by Panache Cyclewear, SIDI shoes, and Smith Optics. Race nutrition will be supplied by Skratch Labs and Powerbar while Felt Bicycles, Powertap, Fizik, and Speedplay will be providing equipment. Other supporters include Pearce Coaching, The Service Course, National Sustainable Sales, and the Just Go Harder Foundation.
2014 Horizon Organic/Einstein Bros Roster:
Brad Bingham: (Returning)
Fabio Calabria: (From Team Novo Nordisk)
Mac Cassin: (From Gateway Harley Davidson)
Jake Duerhing: (Returning)
Clayton Feldman: (From Carmichael Training Systems)
Jackson Long: (Returning)
Emerson Oronte: (From Jelly Belly Cycling)
Kit Recca: (Returning)
Chris Winn: (Returning)
Josh Yeaton: (Returning)
Nick Traggis: Director
Colby Pearce: Performance Director
￼Daimo Shanks: Technical Advisor/Chief Mechanic
Dr. Jason Galea: Sports Psychologist
Tom Roba: Physical Therapist/Trainer
To learn more about the team, visit their website at http://horizonpanachecycling.com/, follow them via twitter @horizonpanache or on Facebook.