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Zipp '19 Global Road Team Roster

Zipp rolls into 2019 with a strong roster of global road teams, men’s and women’s, WorldTour and developmental. More and more, these teams are opting for our full lineup of disc brake wheels as well as rim-brake wheels. Watch for these tremendous athletes across the globe: 

MEN

UCI WorldTour

Team Katusha-Alpecin Jersey

Team KATUSHA-ALPECIN (Switzerland)

The team enters the season deeply motivated for success. Sprint star Marcel Kittel (Germany) looks to return to his winning ways. Ilnur Zakarin (Russia) is targeting the Giro. Nils Politt (Germany) and Nathan Haas (Australia) are threats in sprints and for stage wins. The team has six new riders on a roster featuring 24 riders from 14 countries.

  • Components: SRAM® RED® eTap HRD
  • Wheels: Zipp® NSW® and Firecrest®wheels, Super-9 Discs
  • Power: Quarq® SRAM RED DZero
  • Frames: Canyon®
  • Web: teamkatushaalpecin.com
  • Instagram: @katushacycling

UCI Professional Continental Team

Hagens Berman Axeon Jersey

Hagens Berman Axeon (United States)

The future is the focus. The world’s most successful development team adds six riders for 2019 to an already formidable roster.

  • Components: SRAM RED eTap and eTap HRD
  • Wheels: Zipp NSW and Firecrest rim and disc brake wheels, Super-9 Discs for time trial
  • Bars, Stems, Seatposts: SZipp Service Course SL, Zipp SL Speed and SL Sprint carbon stems
  • Aerobar: Zipp Vuka extension
  • Power: Quarq SRAM RED DZero
  • Frames: Pinarello®
  • Web: axeoncycling.com
  • Instagram: @hbaxeon

UCI Continental Team/U23

Team Wiggins Jersey

Team WIGGINS Le Col (Great Britain)

Team WIGGINS Le Col was founded in 2015 with a vision to develop the next generation of British and international riders and to help them in their pursuit of riding at the elite level of professional cycling.

  • Components: SRAM RED eTap
  • Wheels: Zipp NSW and Firecrest, Super-9 Discs for time trial
  • Aerobars: Zipp Vuka Evo extensions
  • Power: Quarq SRAM RED DZero
  • Frames: Pinarello®
  • Web: teamwiggins.co.uk
  • Instagram: @wigginsofficial

WOMEN

UCI WorldTour

CANYON//SRAM Jersey

CANYON//SRAM Racing (Germany)

This longtime partner confirmed its grit and unity at the end of last year with a world team time trial title. Watch for more victories and podium spots with a roster including Kasia Niewiadoma (Poland), Hannah Barnes (Great Britain), and Alexis Ryan (United States). The team also welcomes Israeli road champ Omer Shapira, Israeli time trial champ Rotem Gafinovitz as well as Ella Harris (New Zealand), winner of the 2018 CANYON//SRAM Zwift Academy.

  • Components: SRAM® RED® eTap® HRD
  • Wheels: Zipp® NSW® and Firecrest®, Super-9 Discs
  • Power: Quarq® SRAM RED DZero
  • Frames: Canyon®
  • Web: wmncycling.com
  • Instagram: @wmncycling

Boels-Dolmans Pro Cycling Jersey

Boels-Dolmans Pro Cycling (The Netherlands)

A team of champions, the Dutch squad simply keeps on winning with keen tactics and teamwork. World road champ Anna van der Breggen (the Netherlands) is back, joined by riders including Chantal Blaak (the Netherlands) as well as signees Jolien D’Hoore, the ‘Belgian Bullet,’ and MTB champ Annika Langvad (Denmark).

  • Components: SRAM RED eTap HRD
  • Wheels: Zipp NSW and Firecrest, Super-9 Discs
  • Bars, Stems, Seatposts: Zipp Service Course SL, Zipp SL Speed and SL Sprint carbon stems
  • Aero bars: Zipp Vuka extensions
  • Power: Quarq SRAM RED DZero
  • Frames: Specialized®
  • Web: boelsdolmanscyclingteam.com
  • Instagram: @boelsdolmansct

Women’s UCI Professional And Developmental Team

Sho-Air TWENTY20 Jersey

Sho-Air TWENTY20 (United States)

Year after year, this team stays true to its mission of preparing athletes for the world championships and Olympics. This year’s roster includes Chloé Dygert Owen, Jennifer Valente and neo-pro Simone Boilard. Sho-Air TWENTY20 also provides opportunities for teenage riders through its development squad.

  • Components: SRAM RED eTap
  • Wheels: Zipp NSW and Firecrest, Super-9 Discs
  • Bars, Stems, Seatposts:Zipp Service Course SL, Zipp SL Speed seatpost and stem, and SL Sprint carbon stem
  • Aero cockpit: Zipp Vuka Aero or Bull with Vuka Evo extensions
  • Power: Quarq SRAM RED DZero
  • Frames: Felt®
  • Web: teamtwenty20.com
  • Instagram: @TeamTwenty20