7 Feb 2019
FULL SPEED AHEAD AND BMC-VIFIT, THE POWER OF A NEW PARTNERSHIP
Full Speed Ahead and Vision are happy to announce their new partnership deal with BMC-Vifit Sport Pro Triathlon Team powered by Uplace, one of the leading and most ambitious projects in today's professional triathlon. Eight world-class athletes race for BMC-Vifit: Will Clarke, Pablo Dapena Gonzalez, Manuel Küng, Chris Leiferman, Sarah Lewis, Patrik Nilsson, Emma Pallant and Chelsea Reilly.
BMC-Vifit triathletes in particular will use the brandnew PowerBox Road Crankset, now available with 55T, 54T and 42T chainrings too for triathlon use.
«We are proud to be on board and supporting such a high-level pro team like BMC-Vifit Sport Pro Triathlon Team – said Maurizio Bellin, General Manager of FULL SPEED AHEAD and VISION Europe. – We have always believed in the importance of sponsorships to growing up with sponsored athletes, in addition to the technical quality that we want to provide for the them. For this reason, in the 2019 racing season we will provide to the BMC-Vifit Sport triathletes our top-of-the-line Powerbox carbon crankset, a fundamental tool that will help the them to track their data directly during the trainings to be more and more competitive on the race day. Nowadays the powermeter crank is where everything starts for a triathlete.»
«We are very pleased to start working with FSA and Vision as our dedicated power meter, crank set and extensions partner» announced Bob De Wolf, CEO of the BMC-Vifit Pro Triathlon Team powered by Uplace. «The BMC-Vifit Pro Triathlon Team stands for professionalism and top performance. The team’s vision and philosophy is to offer the best possible professional support for our athletes with the ultimate goal to optimize their performances. This can only be achieved through the commitment and contributions of our sponsors and partners. The choice of the right extensions plays such an important part in the overall bike set up of our athletes. The variety of options, the premium quality and technical superiority of the Vision product range, guarantees an ideal bike position for all our athletes. Of a similar importance is the opportunity for our athletes to access and train with the right data day in day out. Triathlon has become a real numbers game and it is absolutely key for our athletes to train with the right power data. The FSA Powerbox carbon crank set allows are athletes to use their power data efficiently in training and racing. We are therefore very grateful and proud to start working with FSA and Vision and really looking forward to our partnership this season.»
About FSA POWERBOX CARBON ROAD:
FSA’s ROAD PowerBox Carbon Crankset employs a P2M convertible spider design for multiple chainring options. FSA's hollow carbon arms and BB386EVO spindle mated together produce a very lightweight, extremely versatile power meter crankset available with a double chaining configuration.
Full Speed Ahead and Vision look forward to a successful season as technical sponsor and are sure that the quality and the design of their products will guarantee the best performances to the sponsored athletes.