2014 Team UnitedHealthcare Team Partners
UnitedHealthcare is an operating division of UnitedHealth Group, the largest single health carrier in the United States. Our family of companies delivers innovative products and services to approximately 70 million Americans. UnitedHealthcare’s nationwide network includes 739,034 physicians and health care professionals, 80,000 dentists and 5,620 hospitals. Our pharmaceutical management programs provide more affordable access to drugs for 13 million people.
Since its inception as a sports anti-doping laboratory, Aegis Sciences Corporation has consistently kept the athlete at the forefront. Extending beyond its drug testing and consultation services, Aegis offers a one-of-a-kind mobile app, Aegis Shield, that helps athletes determine if supplements they use contain banned or questionable substances.
What is unique about Wilier Triestina is that we have a long and rich history as one of the oldest brands in the world but we are still at the forefront of innovation and technology today.
For road, mountain biking, cyclocross and BMX, Maxxis offers an outstanding array of bicycle tires. Professional racers and weekend warriors alike count on Maxxis to deliver high-quality performance with cutting-edge technology.
Tom Ritchey has been at the forefront of high performance bicycle component design for over 40 years. And since you can’t win if you don’t finish, reliability has always been at the forefront of our designs. We test all of our parts far beyond CEN testing standards, and our designs are proven in the world’s most demanding races. The iconic Ritchey WCS (World Championship Series) line was inspired by continuing number of Ritchey World Cup and World Championships wins. Ritchey. Designed to Win.
fi’zi:k is a racing brand. It represents beauty, speed, passion, freedom for those who race against each other, race against the clock and for enthusiast cyclists around the world who identify with the feeling of the fire of competition.
Smith Optics is synonymous with innovative, durable, top-quality products in the eye-wear and goggle market. The company is also recognized for its unparalleled team roster, which boasts some of the top names in cycling, motocross, skiing, snowboarding, surfing, skateboarding and wake-boarding. Like many other companies, Smith utilizes team input as a key element of new product introductions. In addition, however, Smith athletes are actively involved in the development process for performance testing and coloration selection.
Bell Sports has been the preeminent designer and marketer of branded sports helmets and accessories for more than 50 years. More world champions have worn Bell Helmets than all other helmet brands combined. From Grand Prix racing through the Indy 500 to Olympic cycling, Bell helmets have played a vital role in protecting sportsmen and women for generations.
Vermarcsport wants to present itself as the Belgian market leader for style, quality, timeless design and fashionable sports clothing for men & women. Top quality and detailed finishing, combined with strong customer service helps build long term relationships with our satisfied customers and is our companies main objective.
Tacx is world market leader for cycle trainers, bottles, bottle cages and tools. A lot of professional cycling teams are using Tacx products since many years. Tacx is also partner of the UCI. We are proud to sponsor the best professional cyclists.
Medical Research Institute (MRI) was founded in 1997 to develop nutraceuticals that combine novel active ingredients with cutting edge delivery technology so as to create the safest and most advanced performance products on the planet. MRI continues to push the limits of nutraceutical technology by providing exciting technology advancements in a growing number of product categories. Our products only make it to the shelf if they have been shown to help alter human metabolism and affect positive transformations in body composition and athletic performance.
Cycling’s Most Comprehensive Performance Center (boutique retail, service, world class proprietary bike fit, recovery suite, and the world’s first low speed wind tunnel developed for cycling)
ERG! Energy Fruit & Nut Bar – You don’t have to be a chemist to read the label. It’s just real food. Calorie dense ERG! Bars starts with 25% real fruit… plus nuts, honey, and rolled oats. Seven great flavors too.
Chamois Butt’r® was developed in 1988 by physical therapist and cyclist Steve Mathews, in collaboration with pro cyclists, physicians and chemists. Since then, Chamois Butt’r® has continued to evolve and is now available in most US bicycle retailers and is distributed internationally.
RockTape®, the world’s strongest brand of kinesiology tape, is a thin, stretchy hi-tech athletic tape that can be used to treat a wide variety of sports injuries such as shin splints, IT band, plantar fasciitis, achilles tendon, runner’s knee and a host of others. It is available for recreational athletes through over 20,000 medical clinics and 2,000 select retailers.
Made right here in the USA, Swiftwick has fast become the go-to sock for cyclists all over the country, from beginners and amateurs to professional teams such as United Healthcare. Using superior technology, Swiftwick has combined compression, chemical-free moisture wicking, and higher needle count to create the perfect sock for the punishing environment that cyclists subject their feet to.
The Headsweats line includes ultra-light, supremely wicking performance head-wear that dominates the triathlon, cycling, running and endurance markets. A spirit of innovation and well-developed partnerships, along with unsurpassed customer service, has established Headsweats as a market leader for more than a decade. With a dedication and commitment to cutting-edge materials, innovative designs and the most comfortable, best fitting head-wear in the industry, the Headsweats team is constantly looking towards the future of performance head-wear. Keep a cool head.
Sportstagid is a superb high quality adjustable and balanced ID Bracelet that we engrave with all your personal data incase of emergency. This ID bracelet is extremely light, compact and easy to wear and can replace any old traditional Medical ID. The band is scientifically formulated, made from ultra silicone unique to Sportstagid as is our award winning integrated ultra tube packaging system.
Foot Technologies product lines of eSoles and PowerBed are a unique blend of true customization of the riders arch, incorporating arch height, length, and rear foot control. This foundation aids in a more comfortable and supported ride, aiding to increase power and endurance.
K-Edge Cycling Solutions brand was born from one simple product, Kristin Armstrong’s Chain Catcher – later to be called K-Edge Chain Catcher. The K-Edge Chain Catcher is a purposeful design that was engineered for a single goal: help Kristin Armstrong win the Gold at the 2008 Olympic Games. While we wouldn’t be so arrogant to suggest the K-Edge was the reason Kristin took gold, it’s a common sense design that provides functional and mental advantages for high performance cyclists. The K-Edge is also perfect for anyone who likes to keep their chain in place, improve shifting performance, and protect their frame from damage caused by a derailed chain.