Diamondback Cycles Announce Partnership with Optum Pro Cycling
January 8, 2014
American pro continental team Optum Pro Cycling announced their partnership with Diamondback Bicycle, prostate one of North America’s most well-known and respected cycling brands.
The Optum Team which consists of one professional men’s and one professional women’s squad will race this season on Diamondback Podium Equipe bikes, buy the brand’s top-tier racing machine.
Men’s Performance Director Jonas Carney commented: “Diamondback’s willingness to support us, and to collaborate in the areas that will help our riders get the most out of their racing, will be a major asset in 2014.”
Diamondback VP of Sales and Marketing Phil Howe said: “Our partnership with Optum speaks as much to Diamondback’s investment in road cycling as it does to our belief in the health and happiness that cycling brings to people.
“Optum is passionate about bringing the values of ‘human-powered health’ to the masses and Diamondback wants to support that message through top-level racing and the inspiration that these riders can bring to all levels of riders, new and old.”
Optum Pro Cycling is currently getting ready for the 2014 season with both the men and women’s team racing in all the major pro cycling races in the U.S. and Canada.