Cape Rouleur Official Partners

 

Cape Town & Western Cape - marketed by WESGRO

 

Partner - Cape Town & Western Cape

More details to follow of this new partner...

Web: http://wesgro.co.za


360ne Asset Management

 

Leaders Jersey Sponsor - 36ONE Asset Management

36ONE Asset Management is an independent, owner managed specialist investment manager. The highly skilled team is renowned for its top performing unit trusts and hedge funds.

Web: www.36one.co.za


Lemarq

 

Retail Partner - John O'Connor Cycles

John O' Connor Cycles is a cycling shop conveniently located along one of the most scenic cycling routes in the country, the Atlantic Seaboard. John O'Connor Cycles is owner managed by John O'Connor.

John has been a competitive cyclist for the last 20 years, a two time member of the national squad and has completed two Rapport tours. He has been involved in cycling retail for the past 15 years and opened John O'Connor Cycles in October 2009.

John O'Connor Cycles caters for the cycling enthusiast from the novice to the serious cyclist. We stock high-end road and mountain bikes, as well as wheels, components, helmets, shoes, clothing, eyewear, nutritional products and bike rentals. Our workshop offers a full range of services, including general service, bike build, race checks and wheel tensioning. Customers have the benefit of direct interaction with our highly experienced technicians on issues pertaining to their bikes.

Our team is passionate about cycling and are all avid cyclists. They are up to date on the latest technology and developments in cycling and can assist customers on all related queries. We pride ourselves on getting to know our customers and to provide them with advice and products to cater for their specific needs.

John O'Connor Cycles has been supported by:

  • Robbie Hunter, Tour de France stage winner 2007
  • Garaint Thomas, White Jersey Tour de France 2012 (Team Sky)
  • Stephen Roche, winner of the Tour de France, Tour of Italy and World Champs 1987
  • Udo Bolts, Team Mobile and right hand man to Jan Ulrich
  • Linus Gerderman, Yellow Jersey Tour De France 2007
  • David Miller, Yellow Jersey in Tour de France and stage winner 2012
  • Emmanuel Fumic, represented Germany in the 2012 London Olympics (Mountain Bike)
  • Karl Platt, winner of Cape Epic
  • Stefan Sahm, winner of Cape Epic
  • Mike Rutherford, lead quitarist of Genesis

Web: http://www.joccycles.co.za


Lemarq

 

Clothing Partner - LeMarq

LeMarq was established to help deliver the best possible cycling experiences, by creating truly premium cycling products. Founded by some leading figures from cycling and the wider world of sport, LeMarq is partnering with a limited number of select events that share their ethos.

For The Cape Rouleur, LeMarq has created a bespoke range of apparel using the finest Italian materials and manufacturing. Further partnerships and products will be announced in the near future.

Web: www.lemarq.cc


Stephen Roche Cycling Holidays & Training Camps

Training Partner - Stephen Roche Training Camps

In 1994 Stephen Roche and Claude Escalon established Fitness, Velo, Evasion, a cycling holiday and training camp business now known as Stephen Roche Cycling Holidays and Training Camps. The company based in Palmanova, Mallorca was set up to provide cyclist of all ages and levels of ability with the opportunity to take part in cycle camps and holidays that were fully guided and supported by a professional team of staff.

Having developed a successful business with a growing reputation for offering good quality training camps and cycle holidays, the business has grown year on year and 18 years later the company is still owned and operated by Stephen and his team of specialists, who still provide the same exceptional level of customers service and quality cycling holidays that has been come to be expected.

Web: www.stephenroche.com


Cape Argus Pick n Pay Momentum Cycle Tour

Event Partner - Cape Argus Pick n Pay Momentum Cycle Tour

Now in its 37th year, the annual Cape Argus Pick n Pay Momentum Cycle Tour continues to be celebrated as the largest timed cycling event on earth. The 110km route attracts some 35,000 cyclists from around the globe and travels through some of the most scenically beautiful parts of the Cape Peninsula. The 2014 Cape Argus Pick n Pay Lifecycle Week includes the Columbia Grape Escape MTB Stage Race, Cape Argus Pick n Pay MTB Challenge, the Cape Argus Lifecycle Expo and Cycle Tour Registration, the Cape Argus Pick n Pay Tricycle and Junior Tour, and culminates in the Cape Argus Pick n Pay Momentum Cycle Tour.

Web: www.cycletour.co.za



Sports Massage Partner - TheTriTouch

TheTriTouch is a sports therapy company specialised in cyclists and triathletes, partner of HotChillee since 2010. We have 19 skilled therapists practicing in clinics across the UK and are working with Dan Grobler in South Africa to provide a team of therapists dedicated to the Cape Rouleur.  Sam Wattie will again head up the therapy team this year: "TheTriTouch team are sportsmen and women coming from a wide range of sporting backgrounds at amateur, international and Olympic level. We all have personal knowledge of training, competing, injury prevention & recovery; gained from years of dedication to our own sport. We are used to looking after cyclists on tour and can help you achieve your goals more comfortably whilst looking after your aches and pains during the trip."

Web: www.thetritouch.co.uk


DHL

 

Logistics Sponsor - DHL

More details to follow with reagrds to this exciting new sponsor...

Web: www.dhl.co.za


Eurosport

Broadcast Partner - British Eurosport

British Eurosport will be broadcasting a documentary on the Cape Rouleur 2014 at peak times. This will take the event to the screens of thousands of cycling fans.

In the UK, British Eurosport launched in 1999, replacing Eurosport International on most platforms with some schedule variations and local commentary. British Eurosport creates programmes specifically for the UK, it has live studio presentations of numerous major sporting events and tournaments.

 

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