High-performance QR tri bikes join Team Sirius Tri Club high-performance coaches and triathletes
Chattanooga, TN (January 9, 2018) – American Bicycle Group (ABG), manufacturer of award-winning high performance bicycles – Quintana Roo (QR, Quintanarootri.com) and Litespeed (LS, litespeed.com) – this week announced that ABG has joined forces with Siri Lindley and Team Sirius Tri Club, a mobile and web-based membership training/coaching community, to become the team’s official bike partner. The agreement between Team Sirius and ABG is for two years.
To celebrate the Team Sirius/ABG partnership, Team Sirius is offering new members a 50 percent discount on the first year of team membership. To participate, you must be a first-time member, sign-up through the team website (https://www.teamsiriustriclub.com/team-sirius-tri-club/) and enter code QR50ST. You must sign-up before Friday, February 16 to receive the offer.
Team Sirius Triathlon Club founders Siri Lindley and Rebekah Keat started Team Sirius Tri Club in 2017. Within three months of launching the team was ranked No.1 in the IRONMAN points rankings and No.2 in the world. Lindley, an ITU World Champion, two-time ITU World Cup champion, ITU Aquathon World Champion, and USA Triathlon Hall of Famer, and Rebekah Keat, a five time Iron Distance Champion, 6thfastest Iron distance time in history, and a previous World No.1 ranking, have assembled an international group of assistant coaches who have competed at the highest levels, and bring the experience and education to help all levels of triathletes reach their competition goals.
“It’s a pleasure to be part of a group like Team Sirius,” said ABG CEO Peter Hurley. “Siri herself has coached IRONMAN champions and Olympic medalists, and when you see her team of assistant coaches, this is what a triathlon dream team is made of. We want our bikes to be part of the coaching and competitive dreams of the triathletes of Team Sirius.”
Members of the Team Sirius Triathlon Club receive weekly live chats with Lindley and Keat, sponsor discounts, early bird IRONMAN entries and VIP service, and access to the team’s iOS and Android mobile apps. They also have access to discounted training plans, exclusive training sessions online and training plans right up to completely individualized one-on-one personal coaching. A portion of all Team income goes to Believe Ranch and Rescue, a nonprofit run by Lindley and Keat that rescues horses from slaughter and dogs from euthanasia.
“Thank you so much ABG for this incredible opportunity,” said Lindley of the new partnership. “Bek and I are both so very grateful to be able to team up with one of my previous loyal sponsors. We are really excited to be able to have such great support for all of our athletes and we are looking forward to a long future with QR and Litespeed!”
About American Bicycle Group
Based in Chattanooga, Tennessee, American Bicycle Group manufactures cutting-edge, high performance bikes under two brands: Litespeed (road, mountain and adventure bikes) and Quintana Roo (triathlon-specific bikes). www.americanbicyclegroup.com Litespeed is in its 32nd year of manufacturing high performance titanium and carbon bicycles. Its titanium technology makes it the leading manufacturer of cold-worked, cycling-specific tubesets in the world, which led to a partnership with the Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) to fabricate the wheels’ framework of the Mars Land Rover. https://shop.litespeed.com/ Quintana Roo celebrated its 30th anniversary in 2017 as one of the only bicycle companies in the world entirely devoted to triathlon. In 2017, ABG invested in a new paint and assembly line at its Chattanooga, TN, headquarters for its QR bikes that allows athletes to order specific color combinations. Wind-tunnel tested and pushing the boundaries for speed, stability and handling, the QR PRsix carried pro triathletes Matt Hanson and Jodie Robertson to the men’s and women’s titles at the 2017 Memorial Hermann IRONMAN North American Championship. https://shop.quintanarootri.com/
About Team Sirius Tri Club
Team Sirius Tri Club provides world class triathlon coaching, with a combined 45 years experience in the sport form both Lindley and Keat. Between them they have coached athletes to Olympic medals, 70.3 and Ironman World Championship titles. Team Sirius coaches offer coaching for all athletes from beginner age groupers right up to the pro level. Members can access the Team Sirius Tri Club benefits and resources including their training plans, at any time from any location using the team’s mobile app version. Anyone wishing to get more information go to www.teamsiriustriclub.com
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