Mascot Sports Signs Cyclocross Champion Katie Compton
May 24, 2017
May 24, 2017 (SAN FRANCISCO) – Mascot Sports, a sports and experiential marketing company focused on bringing together athletes, brands and live events, is adding Cyclocross champion Katie Compton to its athlete roster. Compton, the most successful American Cyclocross athlete in the history of the sport and currently #4 ranked Woman Cyclocross rider in the world, joins current Mascot athletes, IndyCar driver TJ Fischer, former professional cyclist, 4-Time U.S. National Champion “Fast” Freddie Rodriguez, and extreme athlete Dane Rauschenberg.
Mascot is exclusively responsible for developing Compton’s commercial and public relations opportunities heading into the 2018 World Championship and beyond.
“Katie is one of the best athletes in the world and we’re looking forward to helping her realize her ambitions and achieve her goals in this key phase of her career,” said Mascot CEO Ryan Dawkins. “She’s a tremendous talent and her successes to date underline her potential to be one of the greatest cyclists of all time.”
“I’m thrilled to partner with Mascot and take this next step in my career,” said Compton. “Ryan and the team at Mascot have a really innovative approach to the industry that will provide me with new and exciting opportunities. I can’t wait to see what’s next.”
Compton’s list of achievements is long. She is the 13-time consecutive US Elite Cyclocross Champion, two-time World Cup overall winner and four-time World Championship medalist, and boasts 122 total UCI Cyclocross wins as well as 23 World Cup wins. She hopes to continue her winning streak in the 2017-18 season, focusing on similar goals but with an expanded European focus, including the DVV Trophy series of races in Europe, the Pan Am championships, and US Nationals. She currently resides in Colorado Springs, Colorado.
ABOUT MASCOT SPORTS
Mascot Sports is a leader in sports and experiential marketing igniting the rally for innovation through brands, athletes and events. Based in San Francisco, Mascot Sports was founded in 2017 by veteran endurance sports executive and competitive triathlete Ryan Dawkins, also the recipient of Acquisition International’s 2015 Business Excellence Award for “Best CEO in the Events Sector.” Mascot represents brands, event properties and athletes in the areas of sales, sponsorship, marketing, digital media and strategic consulting. Current clients include: Spartan Race, 24 Hour Fitness, Clorox, Denver Broncos, IndyCar driver TJ Fischer and former professional cyclist and 4-Time U.S. National Road Race Champion, “Fast” Freddie Rodriguez. For more information, please visit: www.mascotsports.com.
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