GIOS_Kiwi Atlántico (Continental cycling team): NEW DENOMINATION OF THE GALICIAN (SPAIN) CONTINENTAL CYCLING TEAM

The international bicycle brand GIOS, will be the main sponsor of the Team effective from the 2020 season.

Since now on GIOS_Kiwi atlántico will be the new name of the Galician cycling team that competes in the Continental UCI category.

GIOS has signed a sponsorship deal for the next 2 seasons thanks to which it will become the main sponsor of the Team together with the spanish brand KIWI Atlántico.

“For GIOS to be the main sponsor of this Team represents a significant step ahead as it will be the first time that our brand will give its name as first sponsor to a Continental UCI team. Our target for this coming season is to position the Team among the most internationally recognized Spanish cycling teams”,  says Luca Gios (Managing Director – GIOS International).

GIOS is a worldwide famous brand of Italian origin with more than 70 years of history and a great recognition in the cycling world thanks to the important victories during its nearly 50 years of sponsoring at professional level. The ‘90s were the golden years for GIOS with the 6 years technical supplier deal with the KELME cycling team delivering lots of successes that have become part of the history of spanish cycling and of GIOS.

For Mr. Enrique Salgueiro (Team’s Director) “GIOS is delivering us the professionalism and recognition at international level of a great historical brand in the cycling world. For this reason this agreement means a great step ahead for the Team and a significant push for the achievement of our targets”.

GIOS_Kiwi Atlántico will compete for the second year in a row in the Continental UCI category, after a successful 2019 season where it achieved the following results in the UCI Europa Tour of Cycling:

Two stage victories of Andreas Miltiadis

One National Champion title of Cyprus with Andreas MIltiadis

4th place in the General Classment of the Tour of Rhodes, Greece

An outstanding Vuelta Aragón where the leadership of the Mountain’s classment of Jose Manuel Gutierrez, “el Gallo”.

 

The Team is planning the year 2020 as the consolidation season in the Continental UCI category where they are scheduling to debut with an American Tour starting at the Vuelta a Táchira in Venezuela followed by another possible competition  in Colombia before heading to Europe to continue with the Team’s calendar over there. Additionally GIOS KIWI ATLANTICO is also planning an Asia/Pacific calendar with competitions in Japan and China to satisfy the demand of the Team’s sponsors.

During the 2020 season, the Team will also be reinforced with a pure sprinter that will be announced shortly and with Jose Manuel Gutierrez, Team’s leader and professor of young talents.

GIOS, the winning blue since 1948!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

*Contract signature photos: Mr.Alfredo Gios and Mr.Enrique Salgueiro.

 

TRADE SPORT INTERVIEW WITH LUCA GIOS

The specialized magazine in the sports sector TRADE SPORT has published an interview with Luca Gios (CEO of GIOS).

The interview focuses on the presentation of GIOS Teamwear as the new business area of ​​GIOS and explains what the brand’s strategy will be for the next years.

“Our goal is to be a reference brand in Teamwear before four years” is the statement of Luca Gios that TRADE has used as the interview holder.

* Full interview:

https://es.calameo.com/read/0040894332f9068250d8c

GIOS PRESENTS HIS TEAMWEAR COLLECTION IN THE TRADESPORT MAGAZINE

GIOS appears in special uniforms number of TRADE SPORT presenting its new GIOS TEAMWEAR line.

TRADESPORT is one of the reference magazines in the sector, aimed at spanish sports stores and daily received by thousands of subscribers in its online newsletter version.

GIOS PRESENTS HIS NEW TEAMWEAR COLLECTION

Last Tuesday, February the 12th took place the presentation of a new line of GIOS products: GIOS Teamwear.

This important launch for GIOS is part of the strategic plan of the brand for the coming years and includes the diversification of its business areas with the aim of consolidating the positioning of GIOS in the sports sector worldwide.

The new generation of GIOS, led by its Managing Director: Luca Gios, poses new challenges for the brand by expanding its business area within the sports sector.

In the presentation of the new GIOS TEAMWEAR collection, Luca commented this release affirming that “GIOS is a worldwide recognized brand for its more than 70 years of history in the cycling world and GIOS bicycles are a reference in a world as demanding as the cycling one”.

“This positioning in the sports sector as a TOP brand that combines tradition and technology, allows us to launch this collection of GIOS sport garments, with the assurance that we are offering a new range of products but providing all the expertise of GIOS as well”.

During the convention, the Marketing plan and catalogue of the GIOS Teamwear 2019 collection were also presented; the collection includes uniforms, training, leisure wear, accessories and a cycling apparel line and accessories.

The collection is already available for sale to teams, clubs and sports dealers, for deliveries starting in May.

Additionally, during the month of March, the official launch of the GIOS Teamwear web space is planned within the current GIOS website: www.gios.it, and of its Social networks aimed at publicizing all the details and news.

A new generation of “Blu GIOS” that will continue to make history.

GIOS Teamwear, the new generation of the winning blue!