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Trek Factory Racing becomes Trek-Segafredo as three year sponsorship deal announced

Having spoken earlier this year about the need to bring a secondary sponsor on board, the Trek Factory Racing team has achieved that goal...

The Secret Pro: the off-season, the Abu Dhabi Tour and the 'bullsh*t' Doha Worlds

It's been a few months since we last heard from The Secret Pro. But now that the season is over, our anonymous insider has found some tim...

Cancellara makes early return to racing in order to boost 2016 prospects

He’s had a season to forget, with spine-fracturing crashes in the E3 Prijs Harelbeke and the Tour de France scuppering two of his big sea...

After impressing on US circuit, Reijnen secures two year contract with Trek Factory Racing

Announcing the latest in a list of new signings for 2016, the Trek Factory Racing team has confirmed that the American sprinter Kiel Reij...

Disc brake experiment in Vuelta a España hailed as important step forward for pro cycling

History was made in recent weeks with disc brakes making their Grand Tour debut for the first time ever. Permitted by the UCI as part of ...

Trek Factory Racing signs Julien Bernard, son of Jean Francois Bernard

Satisfied with the rider’s progress as a stagiaire, the Trek Factory Racing team has announced that it has inked a two year deal with Jul...

Hesjedal inks deal to race for Trek Factory Racing in 2016; former Giro champion leaves Cannondale-Garmin

In what is an unexpected move for the rider, Trek Factory Racing have announced that 2012 Giro d’Italia winner Ryder Hesjedal will join t...

Trek Factory Racing confirms at least one rider will use disc brakes in Vuelta a España

Further to the UCI’s confirmation in recent days that a total of eight WorldTour teams will use disc brakes in events in August and Septe...

Cycling’s economic challenges and disparities

Consider two sets of figures. Firstly, the difference between the budgets for Sky Pro Cycling and Trek Factory Racing, two teams competin...

Trek Factory Racing: Cancellara may ride one more Tour de France before retirement

Although Fabian Cancellara said on the day he left the Tour de France that it was quite possibly his final participation in the event, hi...

Trek Factory Racing confirms interest in signing Cavendish, Holm tips Briton for Paris win

Commenting on rumours linking Mark Cavendish to a possible move to Trek Factory Racing, the American team has confirmed that the multiple...

Chefs on Tour: cooking for the Tour de France peloton

If you follow the pro road scene and keep a close eye on social media you'll notice that many teams turned to self-contained kitchens at ...

Injury woes rule Schleck out of Tour de France, Trek Factory Racing announces squad

Third, fourth and fifth in the past, a double stage winner and a former leader of the race, any possibility of Frank Schleck adding to hi...

Why Trek used velodrome testing to prepare for the Paris-Nice uphill time trial

The 2015 edition of Paris-Nice is currently in progress with the race set to finish on Sunday with an individual time trial up the Col d'...

How a team and its sponsors prepare equipment for the new season

For road cycling fans the new racing season brings about noticeable changes in the sport they love. Teams come and go, sponsors do too, r...

Schleck takes up Trek role, preserves his link with the sport

Four months after he announced his retirement from the sport, the first mechanism of Andy Schleck’s declared intention to remain in cycli...

Trek MTBer Dan McConnell to ride the Tour Down Under: "I was very exited to hear it was possible to get a start”

He’s far better known as a mountain bike rider, having taken third in both the Commonwealth Games cross country race and this year’s Worl...

Voigt extends relationship with Trek Factory Racing, will be consultant and sports director

Recently retired competitor Jens Voigt pledged he would remain involved with cycling after hanging up his wheels; the nature of that invo...

Steegmans inks deal with Trek Factory Racing, will back Classics and sprinting riders

Former Tour de France stage winner Gert Steegmans will add his sprinting speed and Classics strength to the Trek Factory racing lineup in...

Fränk Schleck and Zoidl extend through 2016 with Trek Factory Racing

After speculation about whether or not he would remain with the team, Fränk Schleck has been confirmed as remaining part of the Trek Fact...

A tour of the Trek Factory Racing service course

In this piece CyclingTips reporter Dave Everett heads to Belgium to go behind the scenes at the Trek Factory Racing service course. I’m i...