Tinkoff-Saxo Conquers Kilimanjaro Summit At 5,895 Meter

Tinkoff-Saxo Kilimarjo

Following a five-day climb under the worst weather conditions in a decade, 51 members of Tinkoff-Saxo reached the roof of Africa at the dawn of November 5th. Given the expedition's high success rate, 71%, the team's sponsors will double their donations to the local non-profit organizations. As the sun's first rays were about to break through the sea of clouds below the Kilimanjaro summit, in … [Read more...]

Tinkoff-Saxo Congratulates Alberto Contador on 2014 Vélo d’Or Award

The management, sport directors, riders, mechanics, soigneurs, doctors and entire staff of Tinkoff-Saxo would like to take the opportunity to congratulate Alberto Contador on this prestigious award. In 2014 he clearly demonstrated he was a great champion and a remarkable athlete. Alberto has been awarded the 2014 Vélo d’Or prize in recognition of a successful and spirited season. The award … [Read more...]

Tinkoff-Saxo and Tinkoff Sport Members To Climb Mount Kilimanjaro

The full 2015 roster of Tinkoff-Saxo and Tinkoff Sport will embark on a six-day team-building trip at the end of October. The 80-strong group will take the challenge and climb to the top of Africa's highest mountain, which at 5,895 meters is also the highest free-standing mountain in the world. Less than two weeks after the conclusion of the 2014 racing season, the entire staff of Tinkoff-Saxo … [Read more...]

Tinkoff-Saxo Confirms Ivan Basso Joins Team

Tinkoff-Saxo is proud to officially announce that Ivan Basso will join the team in 2015. The Italian star and Tinkoff-Saxo have signed a two-year contract sharing the ambition of further bolstering the team for the next seasons. Ivan Basso will add both strength and experience to the team as one of the greatest Grand Tour riders of a generation. “With Alberto, Peter, Rafal and now Ivan we … [Read more...]

Tinkoff-Saxo Extends Contract With Michael Rogers

Tinkoff-Saxo happily announces that Michael Rogers will stay with the team. The team has signed a two-year deal with the Australian rider securing his great talent and decisive experience for the coming seasons. Michael Rogers is pleased to continue and looks forward to being a part of the team for yet another two seasons. “I’m very excited about extending. For the last two seasons and … [Read more...]

Peter Sagan Reported To Have Signed With Tinkoff-Saxo

BRATISLAVA, Aug 05, 2014 - Tour de France green jersey winner Peter Sagan will join Tinkoff-Saxo next season, the Slovak daily Sport said on Tuesday. It claimed the Russian-owned team would probably officially announce the deal after Thursday's stage of the Tour of Poland. "The three-time winner of the green jersey from the Tour de France has signed a contract with the team of … [Read more...]

Team Tinkoff-Saxo Reveals New Scientific Approach

Oleg Tinkov's recent acquisition of Tinkoff-Saxo has not only seen a change of name but a new direction on which our goal is to become the strongest, most successful cycling team in the world. Continuing to build on the historic investment chiefly from sponsors Tinkoff Credit Systems and Saxo Bank and the technical direction of Bjarne Riis, with the new ownership, our Tinkoff-Saxo team now has … [Read more...]