Becoming an Official Tour Operator of the Tour de France has added race and team access, and behind- the- scenes experiences that no other company can offer
Madison, WI (PRWEB) November 17, 2011
Trek Travel, the industry leader in personalized cycling vacations, is pleased to announce they are now a VIP Official Tour Operator of the Tour de France. Combined with the strong elements of Trek Travel’s Tour trips program: 10 years of experience at the Tour; champion- tested full carbon fiber Trek Madone bikes; exclusive team access, and partnership with Trek Bicycle Corporation (sponsor of Team Radio Shack Nissan Trek and the E’tape du Tour races), Trek Travel’s 2012 Tour trips (itineraries and prices available online now) are better than ever.
“Becoming an Official Tour Operator of the Tour de France has added race and team access, and behind- the- scenes experiences that no other company can offer” said Tania Worgull, owner, President and founding member of Trek Travel. “The team access we have enjoyed because of our close partnership with Trek, along with our legendary support has set our trips apart in the bike tour industry for the past 10 years. Now, with this new partnership our already great trips are even better.”
As an Official Tour Operator, Trek Travel’s access to the race including VIP passes, opportunities to ride across the stage finish lines, the chance to meet riders of Team Radio Shack Nissan Trek, team equipment tours and podium pictures for guests on select trips.
Also, as a Master Tour Operator for the Amaury Sports Organization (ASO), Trek Travel will have access to other premier Pro Cycling races like the Vuelta a España, L’Etape du Tour, Paris-Roubaix, Liège-Bastongne-Liège, La Flèche-Wallone, Critérium du Dauphiné, Paris-Nice and the Tour of Oman.
All 2012 Tour trip itineraries are now available on the Trek Travel website: http://www.trektravel.com. The trips are very popular and are expected to sell out quickly.
For further information: Angela Horvath, Trek Travel Public Relations, 414-628-8622 or email: angela(underscore)horvath(at)trektravel(dot)com
About Trek Travel:
Trek Travel began in 2002 as a subsidiary of Trek Bicycles, offering cycling vacations across North America, Europe, and Asia and the Pacific. Currently, Trek Travel offers trips around the globe, including luxury destinations and top Pro cycling races. With an emphasis on flexibility, Trek Travel has a cycling vacation for any level of rider. Born from industry leader Trek Bikes’ 30 years of experience, Trek Travel’s focus is on providing exceptionally personalized vacation experiences to every guest. Top- of- the- line Trek bikes, highly trained world-class guides, and unique local connections set Trek Travel cycling vacations apart from other operators. More information is available at http://www.trektravel.com.