Kelly Benefit Strategies pro cycling Launch
Kelly Benefit Strategies 2009 launches squad in San Antonio, Texas - Official
Team Launch Set for Feb 26 - Reveals new riders, jersey and bikes.
Kelly Benefit Strategy
Team Unveils New Jerseys, New Bikes and New Athletes
After an unofficial winter camp in Winter Park, CO, the Kelly Benefit Strategies
pro cycling team moves this weekend to San Antonio, Texas to begin intensive
race preparation for the 2009 season and an official team launch event next
week. The KBS program will introduce the 2009 lineup, unveil new jersey designs
and demo the team’s new Fisher road line at the team launch February 26.
“We’re kicking off what’s going to be a busy and packed 2009 season,” says
Jonas Carney, performance director. “We’ve added seven talented new
athletes to an already strong lineup, we’re eager to get out on the new Fisher
road bikes and we’ll also be racing more international events throughout the
year in addition to our domestic calendar.”
The team launch will be held at Bikeworld in San Antonio, TX attended by
several hundred guests including members of the cycling and local media, the
regional and national racing community and program sponsors including Kelly
Benefit Strategies, Contour Technology, SRAM, Bontrager and Kurt Kinetic. The
event is also open to the public and door prizes will be given away to attendees
throughout the event. An invitation-only ride with the pro’s event will also be
held February 28 as well as the official team photo shoot.
“We’re looking forward to a terrific launch event at the store,” says
Bikeworld ownerWhit snell, “We’ve already received a lot of interest
and questions from our customers so it’s clear the KBS team has a strong
following wherever they go. We’re ready to get their season started in style.”
Team KBS out for a team ride.
Photo courtesy Kelly Benefit Strategies
“It’s really just an opportunity for us, in the early days of camp to thank
our sponsors and fans and get everyone pumped up for a great season of racing
from the KBS program,” adds Carney.
The Kelly Benefit Strategies team is managed out of Minneapolis by Circuit
Global Sports Management.
2009 Kelly Benefit Strategies 2009 Roster
About Kelly Benefit Strategies -
is a group insurance broker and consultant that specialize in healthcare, and is
a division of Kelly & Associates Insurance Group, Inc, headquartered in Hunt
Valley, Maryland. KBS serves thousands of employers ranging in size from small
businesses to Fortune 500 companies and is committed to bringing its customers
affordable group benefits through innovative benefit design, management, and
About Contour Technology - Contour
Technology, headquartered in Minneapolis, Minnesota is the leading name in the
fast growing world of electronic muscle stimulation technology (EMS). The
company specializes in the design, manufacture and marketing of highly
innovative eStim devices aimed at helping active consumers and pro athletes tone
muscle and workout more efficiently as well as offering solutions for muscular
and back pain relief and muscle recovery. For more information contact:
About Circuit Global Sports Management -
Minneapolis-based CGSM facilitates strategic alliances between corporate
partners and professional cycling initiatives. Previous high-profile clients
include Cadillac, Red Bull, Panasonic, DKNY, Dollar Rent a Car, Jeep,
Timberland, and the State of Minnesota.
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