Popovych Announces Retirement from Professional Cycling

After 15 years competing in professional cycling, and 24 years riding a bicycle, Yaroslav (Popo) Popovych has officially announced his retirement Monday, one day after competing in his final Paris-Roubaix. Popovych, 36, will not be leaving Trek-Segafredo, but rather changing responsibilities as he jumps into the role of sport director for the team. “It will be quite the adaptation for me," … [Read more...]

Trek Factory Racing Adds Segafredo As Co-Title Sponsor

Trek Factory Racing is delighted to announce the Italian coffee brand Segafredo has committed to a three-year co-title sponsorship effective January 1, 2016, making Trek-Segafredo the newest name on the UCI WorldTour. The partnership was officially presented in Treviso, Italy in the presence of Massimo Zanetti, President of the MZB group, Joe Vadeboncoeur, Vice President of Trek Bicycle and … [Read more...]

Mapei Sport Joins Forces With Trek Factory Racing

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Mapei Sport, the famed sports science and research center from Milan (Italy) is partnering with Trek Factory Racing, marking the return of an illustrious name to the WorldTour ranks after an absence of 14 years. For Trek Factory Racing the partnership with Mapei Sport signifies the completion of the team's sports science component, a project started with the inception of the team in 2014. Josu … [Read more...]

Ryder Hesjedal Joins Trek Factory Racing As GC Leader

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Trek Factory Racing is proud to announce the signing of 2012 Giro d’Italia champion Ryder Hesjedal. Hesjedal joins the team as a General Classification leader, notably for Italy’s Grand Tour, which holds a special place in the heart of the 34-year-old Canadian. He finished fifth in the latest edition of the race. Hesjedal: “I am very excited about this. Trek’s management and I are on … [Read more...]

USA Pro Challenge Announces The 16 Teams For 2015

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BMC Racing, Trek Factory Racing, Tinkoff-Saxo and Cannondale-Garmin Highlight 16 Teams Announced for 2015 USA Pro Challenge DENVER, Colorado (August 5, 2015) - The USA Pro Challenge, America's Race, scheduled for August 17-23, 2015, announced the 16 teams for the 2015 edition of the event, highlighted by World Tour teams BMC Racing (USA), Trek Factory Racing (USA), Tinkoff-Saxo (RUS) and … [Read more...]

Fabian Cancellara Wins Second Stage Of Tour of Oman

Al Bustan, Oman, Feb 18, 2015 (AFP) - Swiss veteran Fabian Cancellara, riding for Trek, shrugged off a heavy cold to win the second stage of the Tour of Oman and take the overall lead, following a 195.5km ride from Al Hazm Castle to Al Bustan, on Wednesday. The former Olympic and world champion, known as 'Spartacus', managed to keep pace with the leading group of some 20 riders until the … [Read more...]

Bauke Mollema Will Ride For Trek Next Season

PARIS, Aug 05, 2014 - Dutchman Bauke Mollema will ride for Trek next season after signing a two-year deal, the American team announced on Tuesday. The 27-year-old finished 10th at the Tour de France last month having secured a sixth-placed finish in 2013, both times riding for Dutch outfit Belkin. He also finished fourth at the 2011 Vuelta a Espana. "I feel like this team will give … [Read more...]

Scott and Trek Recall Bicycles For Front Forks

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Scott, Trek Recall Bicycles with SR Suntour Front Forks Due to Crash Hazard WASHINGTON, D.C. - Consumers should stop using this product unless otherwise instructed. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer product. Recall Summary Name of Product: SR Suntour forks on model year 2011 through 2013 Scott and Trek bicycles Hazard: The front fork can break, posing … [Read more...]

Trek Recalls Madone Bicycles Due to Crash Hazard

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Trek Recalls Madone Bicycles Due to Crash Hazard; Front Brake Can Fail WASHINGTON, D.C. - Consumers should stop using this product unless otherwise instructed. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer product. Recall Summary Name of Product: Trek model year 2013 Madone bicycles Hazard: The bicycle’s front brake can fail, posing a crash hazard. Remedy: … [Read more...]

Trek Acquires WorldTour License From Leopard SA

(Waterloo, WI USA & Luxembourg) - Trek Bicycle has reached an agreement with Leopard SA to obtain its WorldTour racing license to create a new team debuting in 2014. A named sponsor since the team's inception in 2010, beginning next year Trek will assume ownership of the team. While the new team's organizational chart and roster of athletes has not been completed, Trek will work to conserve a … [Read more...]