What started as a publicity stunt in 1903 for a struggling sports newspaper has grown into an electrifying international event watched by an estimated 3.5 billion people around the world each year. This year, le Tour de France will draw more than 200 participants, a far cry from the original 15 racers in 1903. While more than 2 million euros in total prize money up for grabs, the real prize is in conquering one of the greatest physical feats of the modern age.
Currently on this road to victory is IAM Cycling, a Synergy-sponsored team who is wrapping up months of intense training in preparation for the first stage that begins on July 4 in Utrecht, Netherlands. This is the second time IAM Cycling has competed in le Tour de France. IAM Cycling athletes trust Synergy’s products to maximize their performance on training days and race days throughout the grueling preparation in months preceding this elite competition.
“In order to race with the best, our bodies need to be balanced. Aside from a healthy diet and hard training sessions, I find in Synergy what helps me achieve my goals.” – Heinrich Haussler, professional cyclist, IAM Cycling
We invite you to cheer on Team IAM Cycling as they race toward victory July 4-26!
The IAM Cycling team joined the professional ranks in January 2013 and is composed of 30 passionate riders from countries all over Europe. These cyclists have been battling through dozens of races this summer through concerning injuries and joyful victories. Some of them have set cycling records and are recognized in the international cycling world.
To learn more about Team IAM Cycling and its riders, click here.