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March 21 2011 Goss wins Milan – San Remo, using Di2
Irvine,CA, 21. March 2011 – Matthew Goss (HTC-Highroad) celebrated the biggest win in his career last Saturday, beating Fabian Cancellara (Leopard-Trek) on the finish line at Milan-San Remo. The 24 year old Australian sprinter is very satisfied with the...
March 14 2011 Japanese disaster does not affect Shimano deliveries
The devastating earthquakes and Tsunami that hit Japan last Friday is currently not influencing the production and delivery of Shimano bicycle components. The city of Sendai that was damaged severely is located almost 600 km from Sakai, Osaka, where Shiman...
March 14 2011 Martin wins Paris-Nice, using Di2
Tony Martin (HTC-Highroad) won the overall classification of Paris-Nice yesterday. The 25-year old German talent based his overall victory on the individual time trial at which he crushed the competition, defending the lead successfully in the two remain...
February 28 2011 Great opening weekend Belgium classics
NUNSPEET, The Netherlands, 28. February 2011 - The road racing classics season kicked off this weekend with two major races on Belgium soil. Omloop Het Nieuwsblad on Saturday was won by Sebastian Langeveld (Rabobank Cycling Team) who beat last year’s winne...
February 17 2011 Shimano Joins 2011 NAHBS as Partner Sponsor
IRVINE, Calif (Feb 17, 2010) – Shimano has once again chosen to sponsor the 2011 North American Handmade Bicycle Show (NAHBS), this year as a Partner Level Sponsor. Shimano has long appreciated the value of the unique venue and the opportunity for the smal...
January 6 2011 LEOPARD TREK rides SHIMANO DURA-ACE Di2
NUNSPEET, The Netherlands, 6. January 2011 - The “LEOPARD TREK” road racing team featuring Fränk and Andy Schleck as well as Fabian Cancellara has been presented today in Luxembourg. Besides the riders and staff, also the new sponsors of the team have bee...
December 16 2010 Shimano continues sponsorship with Rabobank and FDJ
Shimano has prolonged its sponsorship contracts with Rabobank Cycling Team and FDJ for four more years, starting from January 1st, 2011. Both road racing teams will continue to ride with complete SHIMANO DURA-ACE component group sets, wheels and pedals as ...
December 7 2010 Podium sweep for DURA-ACE Di2
After a very muddy UCI cyclo-cross World Cup race in Igorre, Spain, three DURA-ACE Di2 riders climbed the podium, once again proving the functionality of the SHIMANO electronic shifting system in all circumstances. Niels Albert (BKCP-Powerplus) was the ...