Ritchey Design-Sponsored Teams Make June a Month of Key Wins

Top-ten overall finishes at Nature Valley, including Rory Sutherland's overall title
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SAN CARLOS, Calif. - June 30, 2010 - Ritchey Design-sponsored rider Rory Sutherland of UniteHealthcare Pro Cycling Team presented by Maxxis took the overall title at the Nature Valley Grand Prix in Minneapolis/St. Paul, Minnesota, for the second consecutive year.

Several members of Ritchey Design-sponsored UnitedHealthcare Pro Cycling Team presented by Maxxis, the Jamis/Sutter Home Men's Pro Cycling Team, and the ColaVita/Baci Women's Pro Cycling Team earned podium wins and top-ten overall finishes at the Nature Valley Grand Prix as well.

June held several other victories for Ritchey Design-sponsored teams at races around North America, including:

Netherlands Antilles National Championships, June 26-27, 2010, Netherlands Antilles
Marc de Maar of the UnitedHealthcare Pro Cycling Team wins both the time trial and the road race

USA Cycling National Championships, June 22 - 27, 2010 in Bend, Oregon
Amber Neben of Webcor Builders Women's Professional Cycling Team places second in the time trial
Third place in road championship and fourth place in the criterium goes to Carmen Small of ColaVita/Baci Women's Pro Cycling Team

The Tour of America's Dairy Land, June 17 - 27, 2010 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Hilton Clarke of UnitedHealthcare Pro Cycling Team takes the podium for the Downer Classic stage, then third at the Carl Zach Cycling Classic stage
UnitedHealthcare Pro Cycling Team member Carl Menzies places second in the Downer Classic, then first at the Carl Zach Cycling Classic

Air Force Cycling Classic, June 12 - 13, 2010 in Arlington, Virginia
UnitedHealthcare Pro Cycling Team Presented by Maxxis sweeps the podium for the Clarendon Cup and wins the Crystal City Cup with Hilton Clarke
Jamis/Sutter Home Men's Cycling Team earns top-ten stage finishes
ColaVita/Baci Women's Pro Cycling Team member Cath Cheatly takes second overall at Crystal City

La Grande Visite de Gatineau, June 11 - 13, 2010 in Gatineau, Canada
Webcor Builders Women's Professional Cycling Team's Joelle Numainville takes the overall win
Modesta Vzesniauskaite of ColaVita/Baci Women's Pro Cycling Team finished up third overall

Ritchey Design-sponsored teams race on a variety of products including:

SuperLogic Carbon Clincher Wheelset
WCS Alloy 1-Bolt Offset post
WCS Logic II bars
WCS 4-Axis stem
WCS Carbon Interval base bar and Alloy S-Bend extensions
WCS EvoCurve bars
WCS Echelon pedals

More information about Ritchey Design and its road and mountain bike components can be found at www.ritcheylogic.com. Please contact Angelo DiGiovine at adigiovine@ritcheylogic.com or 650.517.1862 if you are interested in reviewing any of the above Ritchey Design products.

About Ritchey Design Sponsorships
Founded on Tom Ritchey's own passion of riding and racing, for 35 years Ritchey Design has been dedicated to supporting profession and grassroots cycling teams across the globe. On the International level, Ritchey partners with Lampre and Omega Pharma-Lotto Cycling road Team. In the US Professional circuit, Ritchey partners with Jamis/Sutter Home Men's Pro Cycling Team and UnitedHealthcare Pro Cycling Team presented by Maxxis. In the women's professional field, Ritchey partners in the U.S. with ColaVita/Baci Women's Cycling Team presented by Cooking Light and Webcor Builders Women's Professional Cycling Team. On the Grassroots level, Ritchey supports over 100 teams across the United States and Canada. For inquiries regarding Ritchey sponsorship please visit www.ritcheylogic.com.

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