After a low key start to the season in Arizona and winter training encampments throughout the southern US the team joined together en-masse for the first big Race of the season in San Dimas California. San Dimas is famous in pop-culture as the setting of the seminal favourite Bill and Ted’s Excellent Adventure – the movie the launched the career of Keanu Reaves. In cycling its the first big test before the NRC opening race in Redlands a week later. Teams show up ready to fight. And while winning in San Dimas is important, showing well is absolutely essential to ensuring riders and teams are on-point for Redlands a week later.
Silber Pro Cycling passed this important test posting up the following results and gelling as a team prior to training camp and the more important race in Redlands a week later.
On hand team photographer Brian Hodes captured the launch of the team’s bold new orange kit: