Tinkoff partners with HED for time trials
In 2016, HED will provide Tinkoff with its flagship time-trial wheels, GT3, H3 Plus, Hed Stinger Disc and Jet Plus Disc.
_The partnership with HED is in line with Tinkoff’s strategy to leave no stone unturned in its continued effort to find an additional performance edge. As one of the world’s top professional cycling teams, Tinkoff is constantly seeking the best equipment that will contribute to achieving its ambitious goals, _says in a press release the team of Oleg Tinkov.
For Ricardo Scheidecker, Technical Director of Tinkoff, “the decision to have HED as our provider of time-trial wheels was easy and obvious. In our opinion and within our knowledge, HED provides the best, most reliable and aerodynamic time-trial wheels in the market. Bearing this in mind, we believe we have the fastest time-trial wheels available, so we’re definitely confident our riders will get that extra edge thanks to HED in this year’s time-trials. We are proud to have a company with the level of HED as our partner”.
Commenting on the partnership, Hed representatives headed by Dino Edin and Anne Hed said, “We are thrilled to be partnering with Tinkoff for 2016, as their official TT wheel supplier. The team sought us out specifically, to maximize their speed and performance during the most critical moments of racing – where every second and gram of drag counts. We look forward to a fast, podium-filled future!”.