May 23, 2017 – The Ontario Cycling Association is pleased to announce Pearl Izumi as the official clothing supplier of Team Ontario [MTB/Road/Track/Para]. “Pearl Izumi has developed a strong reputation for the quality of their cycling apparel and we are looking forward to bringing that quality to our Team Ontario athletes” [Michael Suraci, OCA High Performance Manager].
The agreement also includes providing Provincial Champion’s jerseys at all OCA Provincial Championships beginning with the Ontario Provincial Road Championships on June 4th. Pearl Izumi will also be the presenting sponsor for the Ontario Mountain Bike and Road Team for the 2017 Canada Games. “The next cohort of Ontario athletes are in constant need of support and we’re thrilled to partner with the OCA in 2017. Our intent is to work together in helping athletes compete at the highest level possible by providing technical apparel that has proper fit and functionality” [Charlie Bryer, Pearl Izumi].
Team Ontario’s new kit will be introduced in June and making its inaugural appearance at the U19 Canadian Road National Championships in Ottawa.