Team MTN-Qhubeka p/b Samsung is pleased to extend its partnership with Trek that will see the team continue to use the bicycle company’s equipment into the future. Africa’s first UCI-registered Professional Continental team is passionate about innovation and technology and is excited to continue working with a world leader in Trek Bicycles.
Trek Sports Marketing Manager Simon Thompson was excited to announce the news upon his visit to the team’s headquarters in Johannesburg, South Africa.
“Everyone really gets behind the project because it really fits with our company values and we are really proud of what the team has done, where it’s come from and where it’s gone this year. We’ve been really proud to be able to promote it and promote our association with the team. It’s been a fantastic dream to be part of this journey. So we want to be a part of it as it continues to move forward,” Thompson said.
Team MTN-Qhubeka p/b Samsung has enjoyed success at the highest level with the Trek brand such as winning the Milan San Remo classic. During the 2013 season, the team is utilizing the Trek Madone Seven Series for the majority of the year while the Trek Domane was used for the cobbled classics and the Trek Speed Concept during time trials.