Tour de Pologne UCI World Tour has gained a new Official Sponsor. The Polish national cycling race starts cooperation with DRUTEX S.A. In 2020 the company will be the Official Sponsor of the stage winner classification, as well as the Official Logistic Partner of the race.
- I’m delighted about DRUTEX S.A. involvement in Tour de Pologne. This year race shapes up to be really special. The new part of the UCI World Tour, after a long break, will start in Poland. We are expecting stars of the professional peloton and we know that we will be in the heart of the world of cycling. Tour de Pologne constitutes top level of sport skills, as well as huge logistic challenge. Therefore, the involvement of such a renowned company, also in the area of logistics, is of vital importance for us. I am convinced that our cooperation will bring nothing but benefits – said Czesław Lang, Tour de Pologne Managing Director.
The 77th Tour de Pologne takes place between 5 and 9 August and it will be the first stage race of the UCI World Tour after a break due to the epidemic of coronavirus. Top world riders will start in Katowice and, after 5 stages, will finish in Krakow. The 77th Tour de Pologne will take place on 100th anniversary of the birth of Pope John Paul II.
- Our company has been operating on the market for 35 years. Running a business is often similar to an exhausting, long-distance cycling race. It has its ups and downs. Generally, you have to constantly keep in shape and keep up with the forefront. Only such players may count on success. And we are such a player. We develop the company dynamically but on sound foundation, we gain new markets and clients. As a result, we can and we want to help. For years we have been active in supporting and promoting sport, both locally and nationally. Involvement is such a spectacular undertaking with huge tradition, is a highly prestigious project for us. We are proud to participate in it and to support the organizers, and a the same time, promoting Polish sport globally– says Leszek Gierszewski, the president and founder of Drutex.
Tour de Pologne is the biggest regular sports event in Poland and the most important cycling race in Central and Eastern Europe. Since 2005 it has been a part of the elite UCI World Tour series – the cycling Champions League. It is one of the most valued cycling races in the world when it comes to organization. Each year all the best professional groups in the world take part in it, as well as top riders of the professional peloton. Tv broadcast of Tour de Pologne UCI World Tour reach 120 countries worldwide.
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