PRESS RELEASE: Leopard-Sapporo Racing Team to Debut in 2013
New NorCal based Leopard-Sapporo Cycling Team makes their debut and announces their 2013 roster.
Former pro Sergei Badeka and Randy Bramblett lead the P/1/2 squad. Sergei is fresh off his best season since racing for Health Net Pro Cycling Team in 2003. Randy Bramblett comes from a string of consistent top podium finishes throughout his career. They are supported by Martin Acosta, Christopher Flanagan, Branton Curt, Curtis Hong, Bobby Abuyen and Perry Johnson.
We’re really excited to ride for Leopard-Sapporo this year and this team has talent and motivation to learn and grow that is truly unsurpassed. says Randy Bramblett.
Our dedicated sponsors and also our friends in the cycling community are confident that we’ll have strong finishes at the local NorCal race scene and at nationals.
Team Director Martin Santos says, “This is a dedicated team of ambitious and talented cyclists. Our P/1/2 team has been training hard over the winter and will start the season strong. We are actively recruiting and developing our talented pool of riders with the guidance from our seasoned veterans and former pros.
We have extremely talented new riders who are placing in this debut year, having numerous top 10 finishes. Our goal is to have an impact in the racing scene for years to come!”
Leopard-Sapporo Team is presented by Halo-Sports Group and exists thanks to our generous sponsors:
Sapporo Premium Beer, iRT Wheels, Shimano, 3T Components, TRP Brakes, NorthWave Shoes, Selle Italia Saddles, Pacific Catch restaurants, Vittoria Tires and Rudy Project.
Full roster below:
Jarret St. Aubin
Anklai A. Zamora
Women’s Cat 4