Jungels Takes First Stage Race Win For Team Leopard Trek

Bob Jungels has won the overall classification in the Tryptique des Monts et Chateaux after provoking the break of the day. "This is a victory for the whole team." LEOPARD TREK had several cards to play in final and hardest stage of the the Belgian race, having Bob Jungels and Alexandr Pliuschin in second and third, behind the leader Sean De Bie. The stage was 162 km long, with ten categorized … [Read more...]

Bennati Sprints To Victory In Vitoria

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Daniele Bennati sprinted to victory in Vitoria a full bike length ahead of runner-up Enrico Gasparotto (Astana). It is the first individual stage win for Bennati at the 2011 Vuelta a España and his seventh Vuelta stage win in total. “This is an extremely important victory for me and for my team,” said Bennati. “The team has been going through challenging times lately, and this is our … [Read more...]

Team Leopard-Trek and Team RadioShack Merge

LUXEMBOURG-BASED TEAM LEOPARD-TREK IS PROUD TO WELCOME RADIOSHACK AND NISSAN AS NEW MAIN SPONSORS. Leopard announces that RadioShack and Nissan are joining the Leopard-Trek World Tour Team as sponsors for the 2012 and 2013 seasons. Leopard will continue to hold its existing UCI World Tour License. The team will be re-branded as RadioShack-Nissan- Trek Professional Cycling Team as of next … [Read more...]

Gregory Rast To Join Leopard Trek

LEOPARD TREK is pleased to have signed Swiss rider Grégory Rast to join the team for two seasons. Three-time Swiss national road champion (2004 and 2006 (elite), 2002 (U23)), Grégory will be a strong support for his fellow countryman Fabian Cancellara in the spring campaign. Rast, 31-year-old, finished 4th in this year’s Paris-Roubaix and is a former winner of the Tour of Luxembourg. He … [Read more...]

Leopard Trek Signs Ben Hermans For 2012

LEOPARD TREK has secured one of Belgian cycling’s most promising youngsters for a two year deal starting from January 1. 25-year-old Ben Hermans comes to LEOPARD TREK as a perfect addition to the team's core of climbers/time trialists. Hermans, national juniors TT champion in 2004, is an excellent rouleur and performs very well on uphill roads. This season, he won the third event in the … [Read more...]

Leopard Trek Shines On Queen Stage In Denmark

Jakob Fuglsang soloed to victory on the queen stage of the Post Danmark Rundt. Behind the three-time overall winner of the Tour of Denmark, Daniele Bennati sprinted to third place. Martin Pedersen spent the day in the breakaway and becomes the new leader in the hill competition. Fuglsang had won in Vejle before and had high hopes of a repeat win. “There was clear plan today to go for the … [Read more...]

Five New Professional Cycling Teams Confirmed to Compete in the 2011 Quiznos Pro Challenge

10 International Cycling Teams Set their Sights on America’s Most Demanding Professional Bike Race March 15, 2011, Denver – The Quiznos Pro Challenge™ today announced five new teams confirmed to compete in the inaugural 2011 competition, including Union Cycliste Internationale (UCI) Pro Team Leopard Trek (Luxembourg), and UCI Professional Continental teams UnitedHealthcare Pro Cycling … [Read more...]

Dominic Klemme Takes First Ever Win For Team Leopard Trek

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Dominic Klemme wrote cycling history today: by winning the GP Samyn in Belgium he took the first ever victory for the new team, LEOPARD TREK. He outsmarted the bunch, chased down Belgium’s Kevyn Ista of Cofidis and rode solo uphill to the finish line in Dour. His teammate Robert Wagner finished third. Bjorn Leukemans of Vacansoleil seemed to be heading to the win when he escaped from the … [Read more...]

First Endurance To Fuel LEOPARD-TREK

With the staff and riders coming together in the final weeks before the official start of the season, additional material sponsors are joining the crew at LEOPARD-TREK. The team is happy to announce that First Endurance will be supplying the riders with their recharging nutritional needs while they are in the saddle. “I am really happy that we have joined forces with First Endurance … [Read more...]

O’Grady Confirmed To Race at Santos Tour Down Under

South Australian cycling star Stuart O’Grady has confirmed he will compete at the 2011 Santos Tour Down Under. “O’Grady is a household name in Australia, and cycling fans will be delighted to know that he is returning to the race this month with his new outfit Team Leopard - Trek,” says Santos Tour Down Under Race Director Mike Turtur. “Stuey has recovered from the broken ribs he … [Read more...]