February 18, 2015 (Calgary, AB) – Alberta-based, EnergyLab Sports, announces several three-year cycling team sponsorship agreements across Canada. BC-based Russ Hayes Racing and Dr. Walker Sports Chiropractor Cycling Team, Ontario’s DEC Express-National Cycling Centre of Hamilton, and Quebec’s SAS Mazda-Macogep Specialized have all partnered with EnergyLab for the next three years.
These sponsorships support EnergyLabs commitment to grow Canada’s up-and-coming road cyclists across the country. The team program will also help bring awareness to the Canadian Young Athlete Development Fund.
The genesis of these Team Sponsorships originated in 2013 at the Tour de Bowness were EnergyLab met great racers and ambassadors of the sport. This included the likes of Derrick St. John, Dustin Andrews, Kristi Lay, Bailey McKnight and Natasha Elliott. From this EnergyLab started building a program to better support competitive and sport cycling in Canada.
Derrick St. John and Passeron Aure of Silber Pro Cycling were great advocates for the wheels performance racing EnergyLab throughout the year and then racing them at the Tour of Alberta. EnergyLab was unsuccessful in securing a partnership with the Canadian national cycling team but is optimistic in the coming years.
About EnergyLab Sports
EnergyLab is the leading Canadian performance race wheel manufacturer. Identified as the first Canadian Engineered and Designed composite cycling race wheel to meet Union Cycliste Internationale (UCI) and International Olympic Committee (IOC) standards.