PEARL IZUMI becomes the clothing supplier of the NCCH Elite Team pb MGCC
October 24, 2017 Hamilton, ON – NCCH (National Cycling Centre Hamilton) is delighted to announce that Pearl Izumi will be the official & exclusive clothing supplier commencing in 2018. This new partnership represents an opportunity to outfit our riders with top quality gear and build the reach of the team and the Pearl Izumi brand at races throughout Canada and the United States.
“This partnership will outfit all of our teams, from youth through to Elite. It made perfect sense, where possible, to align sponsors from NCCH & MGCC as both organizations are represented by the Trade Team – NCCH Elite pb MGCC”, said NCCH president Ward Black. “We look forward to unveiling the new kit later this year.”
“As an alumni of the NCCH program from 2004-2006 and after working with the Morning Glory Cycling Club the past four seasons and with the support of Shimano Canada Limited, I am excited that together we are able to give back”, notes Shimano sales representative Charlie Bryer.
NCCH is a nationally recognized cycling centre in Canada and is responsible for identifying, recruiting, testing, coaching and training high performance and development athletes in the Province of Ontario. The Centre is formally partnered with the Canadian Cycling Association, the Ontario Cycling Association, the City of Hamilton and McMaster University. Since its creation in 2005, the Centre has assisted over 75 athletes win medals at National Championships.
At Pearl Izumi, we never invent for the sake of inventing. We innovate to learn. To push boundaries. To build greater products.We do this by emulating our founder’s approach and embodying the Kaizan philosophy. That is, a belief in making small daily improvements to create large, impactful changes over time.