Recent research has highlighted the dangers associated with concussions in sport. While cycling in general and mountain biking in particular has done a tremendous amount to ensure riders take the appropriate precautions it is none-the-less a significant step for the world’s leading mountain bike stage race to partner with ABUS.
Keen fans of the race will have noticed that the Kross-Spur Racing Team of three-time UCI Women’s Champion, Ariane Lüthi, and her former cross-country World Champion partner, Maja Włoszczowska, took part in ABUS helmets. Their male counterparts – Sergio Gutierrez and Ondřej Cink – the winners of 2019’s final stage, to Val de Vie, also rode in ABUS helmets. The Kross Racing Teams’ helmet of choice for much of the Absa Cape Epic was ABUS’s award winning AirBreaker.
Along with the Kross Racing Teams, ABUS also sponsor Movistar, the team of reigning Road ...
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