22 Feb 2021
Ceratizit–WNT Pro Cycling, a partnership Built to Last!
We are proud to announce our partnership with a high-level women’s pro team like Ceratizit–WNT Pro Cycling for the 2021 racing season. Full Speed Ahead and Vision believe in the steadily increasing sport of women’s cycling.
«Our investment in this sport represents a turning point for the growth of our brands. – said Claudio Marra, FSA vice-president and global marketing manager. – Furthermore, we hold in high regard the suggestions of professional athletes who ride the most important races of the UCI calendar in order to increase the visibility and the awareness of our products, in addition to the quality that we want to provide for the women cycling.»
The team is based in Kempten, Germany and in 2021 the team consists of 14 riders from 9 different nationalities. Amongst the teams roster is 8 times World Champion and 8 times European Champion, Kirsten Wild who boasts more than 109 road racing victories. Lisa Brennauer who is a 4 times World Champion and 2 times European Champion as well as multiple times German Champion on the road and time trial.
«The partnership between us at Ceratizit – WNT Pro Cycling alongside FSA and Vision for 2021 is a strategic collaboration from our long-term partner Orbea - said Dirk Baldinger, CERATIZIT – WNT Pro Cycling Sports Director. - We’re excited to build on this relationship together with FSA and Vision throughout the season where we’ll be using the FSA Powerbox powermeter, a fundamental tool that will help the riders to track their data directly during the training to be more and more competitive on the race day, in modern-day cycling, the powermeter crank is where everything starts for a rider. We will also be using the handmade Vision Metron SL Disc wheels, the benefits of which are the lightness and aerodynamics of the carbon rim wheels. An all-round wheel which will be vital for our sprinters and climbers to be competitive for victories.»
In 2021 racing season FULL SPEED AHEAD provides to the team its top-of-the-line Powerbox carbon powermeter, while the VISION wheels selected for the 2021 season are the with Metron 40 SL Disc and Metron 55 SL Disc wheels for road races and Metron 81 SL and the Metron Disc for time trial.