Sergio Mantecón leaves the Trek Factory Racing
The Spanish biker Sergio Mantecón, has announced that in the 2019 season he will not compete with the Trek Factory Racing. Mantecón has been part of this team for 9 years where he has achieved great victories.
Segio Mantecón will not continue on the Trek Factory Racing team
After 9 years competing at the highest level with the Trek team, Sergio Mantecón will not continue with the American bikes brand.
Sergio began his relationship with Trek in 2009 in the WildWolf-Trek structure. The last 5 years has competed in the Trek Factory Racing team, official team of the factory.
During these 9 years of relationship, the biker has obtained the best results of his sports career, so far:
- 4 podiums in World Cups
- 18 Top 10in World Cups
- 6 Championships of Spain
- Runner-up of Europe
- Olympic in London 2012
Sergio Mantecón: “I only have words of thanks. We have done a great job during these 9 years, reaching our goals, and is a happy farewell, because I'm satisfied and happy to take great memories and great friends.”
Tim Vanderjeugd, Sports Marketing Director for Trek: "Sergio has been an exemplary athlete for our project. He has contributed decisively in the development of the team and in the construction of the Trek brand in Spain. We appreciate everything he has given us all this time and on behalf of the entire Trek family, we wish Sergio all the best."
This is a new stage in Sergio's sporting career. He will continue to compete at the highest level, with the goal set at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games. Shortly more will be announced about the future of the biker.