After a successful 2006 season of racing around the United States, Arete/Vellum Cycles Team is gearing up for its first major race of the season, the Sea Otter’s SRAM Pro NRC Circuit Race in Monterey, California.
Team Arete/Vellum Cycles will be starting the Sea Otter Circuit Race on April 14 with a lineup of strong elite riders from Northern California. Mack Chew, the designated team leader will be supported by Darren Basso, Criston Dewan, Shaun Harless, Eric Pierce and Michael Tymoff. Another elite rider from Pennsylvania, Steve May will also be there to lend a hand in ensuring the team’s success in this race as they will be riding against teams such as Jelly Belly, Health Net, and Kodak Gallery/Sierra Nevada.
The team which is supported by Mr. Frank Gatdula, Head of Vellum Cycles, USA will all be riding the Edge.
“They all have received their team issue Vellum Edge early this year and I am very excited to watch them at the Sea Otter Race,” Frank Gatdula said and added that “Arete deserves my full support as they have been very professional and have represented Vellum Cycles, USA very well.