Lidl-Trek is a UCI registered World Tour road cycling team with 29 riders on the men’s team and 14 riders on the women’s, hailing from a combined 14 different countries. The team competes around the world from January through October with over 300 race days each season. Lidl-Trek is a global team invested in bikes, coffee and the future, and races hard for the glory of the sport we all love.
Team Trek on the women's side, now in its fourth year in the UCI Women's WorldTour, is a team made up of champions such as Lizzie Deignan, Elisa Balsamo, Elisa Longo Borghini, Ellen Van Dijk and Lucinda Brand all multiple winners in world championships and UCI Women's WorldTour classics.
AUSCYCLING NATIONAL TEAM
The Australian National Cycling team consistently produces riders of the highest level including Cadel Evans, Anna Meares, Macey Stuart, and 2018 and 2019 Time Trial World Champion Rohan Dennis. Through the years they have produced results that put them alongside strongest national cycling teams in history. Their secret formula, of which we are proud to be part of, lies in their attention to detail and hard work which allows them to achieve the maximum performance.
TREK FUTURE RACING
Trek Future Racing, this is the new name that aims to accompany the young XC promises towards the most important stages; its role is to be the 'nursery' team of the Trek Factory Racing team, giving new athletes the chance to gain experience in the World Cup and find out if they have what it takes to play among the big names in MTB.
ARGENTINA NATIONAL TEAM
A young and up and coming national team, Argentina National Cycling team, will be wearing Santini kit for the third consecutive year.
TEAM COLPACK BALLAN CSB
Team Colpack Ballan Csb is a team from Bergamo, a reference point for the growth and training of young cyclists at national and international level. Its status as a Pro Continental Team allows its athletes to gain experience even in professional races. Their main objective is to cultivate young talent while also seeking ambitious goals with the more experienced: in recent seasons the team has collected more than 200 successes and has launched many current cycling champions such as Filippo Ganna, Giulio Ciccone, Simone Consonni, Andrea Bagioli and Juan Ayuso to the World Tour.
LA Sweat is on a mission to empower other women to cut the crap and be unafraid to just get out there and ride. In a culture of power profiles, recovery tights, and carbon bottle cage bolts, it's nice to be reminded there are still women out there who just wanna go fast and have fun. Because bikes are fun. Riding is fun. Racing is fun. Oh, and winning races every now and then ain't too shabby either.
TREK FACTORY RACING XC
A top team in the international MTB scene, Trek Factory Racing XC is made up of athletes who are among the best in the world with 2021 World Champion Evie Richards and Olympic Champion Jolanda Neff leading the way. The other athletes, Maddie Munro, Anton Cooper, Vlad Dascalu and Riley Amos, all have the talent to be among the best in every race they compete.
Team Selle Italia Guerciotti Elite is one of the best known and most successful teams in Italy and around the world in the cyclocross discipline. Founded in 1976, it has won ten world championships and countless national championships in all categories and countries in its history.
A Norwegian national team athlete, the very young Gustav Iden, class of '96, won the 2022 Ironman World Championship in Kona on his debut with a time of 7h42'. He is a two-time Ironman 70.3 rainbow winner in Nice 2019 and St. George 2021.
5x ITU world champion, 1x Olympic silver medallist, 2x 70.3 World champion, 1x Xterra world champion. Just to name a few of Javi's achievements, his long-lived career and his numerous and prestigious achievements make him a living legend in the world triathlon. From 2022 he will dedicate himself entirely to long distances where we are sure he will still be able to amaze and extend his palmares.
Holly Lawrence is the vice World Champion of IRONMAN 70.3 and she boasts multiples victory in the IM 70.3 distance. We look forward to her making lots of noise this year, especially in middle distance.
Australian Triathlete and 2018 Commonwealth Games Champion, she boasts multiple podiums and victories in the WTS Circuit. Her primary goals for 2020 are the Tokyo Olympic Games and the IRONMAN 70.3 Worlds.
MARTEN VAN RIEL
The talented Belgian, Marten Van Riel, is one of the great champions of short distance triathlon. In his palmares, he boasts multiples podiums in Superleague, a 4th individual place at the 2021 Tokyo Olympics, and a 2nd place in the final WTS ranking.
With 3 ITU world champion titles and 49 podiums in international competitions (of which 23 victories). Mario is one of the most successful triathletes on the world scene. After eighth place in Rio and tenth in Tokyo, his aim is to improve in view of Paris by adding more podiums and victories to his, already long, list.
Ben is an American triathlete who boasts numerous individual podiums in the World Cup, Challenge and 70.3. Ben is a versatile athlete, competitive in both short, like the fast and furious mixed relay, and long races, that require a considerable mental effort.
The british athlete, Emma Pallant, is duathlon champion and former vice IM 70.3 champion. She became part of the Santini family from season 2021.
With 23 podiums and 14 international victories, Rachel is consistently at the top of the rankings, collecting podiums and prestigious placements. In her third Olympic participation, at Tokyo she got two important fourth places, in fact she came close to the podium both in the individual race and in the mixed relay race.
Jonas is one of the best athletes of the German National Team and the WTS circuit. His main goals for season 2021 are the Olympic Games in Tokyo and the WTS Grand Final.
Kyle is a triathlon champion and a legend for his native country, South Africa. His goal for the 2021 season is the IRONMAN World Championships in Kona.
Nationality: South African
2 times Olympian, after an exciting long-distance debut in 2021, from 2022 Andrea will devote himself entirely to the no-draft races.
Valerie has added an exceptional academic career to her competitive career. After her brilliant Olympic experience in Tokyo, tenth individually and fifth with the mixed relay, Valerie is more motivated than ever to continue to improve and inspire other women to play sports. Together with her national team mates, she composes the strong quartet "Belgian Hammers", one of the most competitive mixed team relay in the international arena.
Strong German triathlete in 10 years has been able to go from her debut in triathlon in 2011 to her first and prestigious victory in the Ironman circuit in Hamburg in 2021. In 2022, in her sixth season as a professional, Laura joins the Santini Team with the aim of confirming herself among the best on the world circuit.
Kevin stands out for his excellent results since the youth categories! Thanks to the excellent results achieved in WC and WTS in recent seasons he qualified for the Olympic Games in Tokyo, where he won the silver medal in the MTR and an excellent sixth place in the individual competition. Reconfirmed in the US national team for the next Olympic cycle, Kevin will continue his journey to Paris.
The American Olympic triathlon champion boasts numerous podiums and victories in the world cup, WTS and MTR series circuits. She will be part of the strong US national team, continuing her path to the Paris Olympic Games.
Thomas Davis is a long-distance professional triathlete. He became 10^ in the Challenge Daytona Event in 2020.
Nikki is a former AG European Champion. In 2015 she became pro triathlete and she started racing in the IRONMAN circuit. In 2020 she took part to the prestigious Challenge Daytona, finished her race with a fantastic top 20.
Very young French triathlete in her first season as a long distance pro triathlete had conquered 2 victories and 3 podiums! The 21 years old finished the season in 33rd place in the PTO world ranking motivated to climb the rankings and extend its collection of placings and victories.
After only two years from his debut on the 70.3 distance, Dylan has already collected several podiums and excellent placings. In 2021 he made his full Ironman debut with excellent results and good future prospects. The goals for 2022 and future seasons will be to qualify and be a protagonist at the IM and IM 70.3 world championships.
707 is a professional team of triathletes who have collected multiples podiums and victories during the 2021 and two Italian titles at the Olympic and Half Distance Italian Championships. The Team also confirmed the growth path of the team with the presence of Gianluca Pozzatti at the Olympic games of Tokyo, which with the MTR hits an excellent eighth place.
A Danish triathlete born in 1994, Miki began his career as a triathlete at a young age, immediately achieving excellent results in national and international competitions. After several attempts to emerge in short-distance triathlons, Miki found his dimension in no-draft triathlons, where he immediately achieved excellent results, including numerous podiums at European championships, twice top 10 at the Ironman 70.3 world championships, and several podiums in the international field. From the '23 season, he became part of the Santini family.
Italian Champion of triathlon 70.3 in 2020, Giulio is the present and future of the long-distance triathlon. Competitive and focused on details that can make the difference between being first or being in the second group chasing.
Gabriele Mazzetta, after a long and successful career as a triathlete, decided to pursue a career as a coach. After several seasons of experience in the triathlon teams of his city, Turin, in 2011 he decided to found ENJOY TRIATHLON, not a triathlon team but an organisation founded to coach triathletes from different teams and locations united by their passion for triathlon and wellness. Most of the Enjoyers are in Turin, but thanks to modern technology Gabriele has been able to involve more than 200 athletes based both in Italy and abroad.
Lizzie Deignan, leader of the Trek-Segafredo team, has won classics such as the Tour of Flanders and Strade Bianche in her career and was world road champion in Richmond 2015. In 2020, she won La Course by Le Tour de France and Liège-Bastogne-Liège. In 2021 she wrote a page of cycling history by dominating the first Paris-Roubaix Femmes. Since 2017 she has been part of the Santini "stable" actively participating in product development, becoming one of the Santini Brand Ambassadors.
Alessandro Vanotti is one of Santini's Brand Ambassadors. The former Bergamasque cyclist began his professional career in 2003 with the De Nardi team, then raced for some of the world's strongest teams-Domina Vacanze, Milram, Liquigas and Astana. In his personal trophy cabinet, the former pro can boast of having helped win three Giro d'Italia, a Vuelta and especially a Tour de France.
Helle Frederiksen is a Danish former professional triathlete. A London 2012 Olympian, ITU Long Distance World Champion and 9 x IRONMAN 70.3 Champion. After her retirement in 2019, she founded her tri community which grows constantly year by year.
Model, former professional triathlete, and current Triathlon Coach. Jenny joins Santini for the 2019 season as brand ambassador.
German cycling influencer, Marta is one of the coolest rider around. Her entire life is around bike and he’s a huge experience on the best European cycling routes. Follow her and get some very interesting tips on where to ride and how to dress for your rides!
Nationality: Polish - German
James Golding is a British ultracyclist with a unique life story. He was diagnosed with cancer twice and recovered twice; after this he discovered cycling and started to train and take part to high level races. He competed in 21 multi day events, and he is the first British person to hold the Guinness Seven Day World record for distance cycled. He also raised over £3 million for charity, and used his experience to inspire others through public speaking, school visits and one-to-one sessions with people who need his help.
Elena Casiraghi is a specialist in sports nutrition and integration. She holds a degree in Sports Science and a PhD in Physical Activity, Nutrition and Wellness. As an athlete, she achieved results at national and international level, competing first in rowing and then in triathlon. Speaker for the program Deejay Training Center, hosted by Linus on Radio Deejay. Sporty mother of two little girls and author of the website Sporteat, where she uses simple language to talk about nutrition, dietary integration and training.
JOAQUIM “PURITO” RODRIGUEZ
Former Spanish road cyclist. A professional cyclist from 2001 to 2016, with characteristics of a climber, he has taken some 50 victories including two editions of the Tour of Lombardy, a Fleche Wallonne and 15 stage wins in the Grand Tours. He is nicknamed Purito (little cigar) because of an episode that occurred during a training ride with his teammates on an uphill stretch, where, to show how easily he could pedal, he went alongside the more experienced Jalabert, Sastre and Olano, making the gesture of smoking a cigar. Organiser of the Granfondo "La Purito Andorra", Purito is a Santini ambassador since 2023.