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What rainbow curse? Elisa Balsamo wins her first race as World Champion

What rainbow curse? Elisa Balsamo wins her first race as World Champion

A cohesive effort delivers Trek-Segafredo a win in their first race of 2022 There is a myth in pro cycling that world champions often struggle after winning the rainbow jersey. But Trek-Segafredo showed teamwork is the best remedy to put such a spell to rest. In a repeat of the 2021 World Championships in Leuven, …

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Full speed ahead: Elisa Balsamo’s ready to launch her rainbows

Full speed ahead: Elisa Balsamo’s ready to launch her rainbows

On the eve of her race debut with Trek-Segafredo, the World Champion speaks about her certainties, ambitions and passions If she wasn’t a methodical person, Elisa Balsamo might have been overwhelmed by the drastic changes, which in the past five months have characterised her athletic life. “I like to plan my days and commitments. It …

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Not all sunshine and rainbows

Not all sunshine and rainbows

Ellen van Dijk reflects on a rollercoaster 2021 season and explains her ambitions and belief in the team for 2022. A season of mixed emotions BRUGES, BELGIUM – SEPTEMBER 20: (L-R) Silver medalist Marlen Reusser of Switzerland, gold medalist Ellen Van Dijk of Netherlands wuth world champion jersey, and bronze medalist Annemiek Van Vleuten of …

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Chase the Rainbow (bike)

Chase the Rainbow (bike)

Christmas came early for Ellen van Dijk When Ellen van Dijk won the world championship in the individual time trial last September, a flurry of emails went out across Trek HQ. They were full of celebratory exclamations, yes, but also there was important work to be done.  A World Champion-caliber athlete deserves a World Champion …

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Trek-Segafredo’s key riders for the major races of 2022

Trek-Segafredo’s key riders for the major races of 2022

The countdown to the 2022 season has begun as Trek-Segafredo gathers at its December training camp Season Debut The men’s team will race for the first time on January 30th on two fronts: in France at GP Marseillaise and in Argentina at Vuelta San Juan. The women’s debut will be in Spain at Setmana Valenciana, …

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New recruits roundup

New recruits roundup

You’ll see plenty of new smiling faces on Trek bikes with 13 new additions across our two teams THE NEO-PROS   Every new season there are bright-eyed and bushy-tailed graduates ready to take on their first year in the professional ranks.  The neo-pros are eager for this next step towards a cycling career, and, as …

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Off-season action!

Off-season action!

A crop of Trek-Segafredo riders headed stateside for some off-season activities, with plenty of fun involved! As is tradition, several of our athletes flew stateside during the off-season down-time for some ‘working’ visits. Top of the checklist: have an awesome time! Other activities included photoshoots for our brand-new 2022 riding kits, product feedback and development, …

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