303 Project Launches 2019 Race Season

at the Redlands Classic, March 13-17

 

11 Races on Tap in 2019 for UCI Continental Pro Cycling Team, Including Races in Canada, Portugal, Romania and Spain

 

Boulder, CO, Tuesday, March 5th, 2019… Fresh off last month’s Northern California training camp, the 303 Project professional cycling teamand its riders are set to kick-off their 2019 race calendar March 13-17, when they return to California for the 2019 Redlands Classic.  The Redlands Classic is the longest continuous running stage race in the United Sated, having hosted its first race in 1985 and annually attracting a who’s-who list of competitors from the highest echelon of the sport, including world champions, Olympians and Grand Tour riders.

From Redlands, CA, the 303 Project’s April through June race schedule will take the team across North America to Fayetteville, AR, for the Joe Martin Stage Race(UCI 2.2, April 4-7); Silver City, NM for the Tour of the Gila(UCI 2.2, May 1-5); Saguenay, Canada for the GP Saguenay(UCI 2.2, June 13-16); Quebec, Canada for the Tour de Beauce(UCI 2.2, June 19-23) and Knoxville, TN for the US Pro Nationals(June 27-30).

In July, the 303 Project will embark on a month-long trek across parts of Europe where they’ll race in Romania’s Tour of Sibiu(UCI 2.1, July 3-7); Portugal’s GP Torres Vedras(2.2, July 11-14) and Spain’s Prueba Villafranca – Ordiziako Classica(UCI 1.1, July 25) and Curcuito de Getxco(UCI 1.1, July 31).

Upon their return to Colorado, 303 Project riders will have less than two weeks to re-acclimate themselves to the States, before heading off to compete in the Tour of Utah(UCI 2.HC, August 12-18), capping off the squad’s 2019 road race season – its most ambitious yet.

 

 

Nicholas Greeff, owner and manager of Boulder, CO based 303 Project, said, “Our 2019 road racing calendar will provide our riders and support staff with an exciting, challenging and highly competitive environment to showcase the 303 Project’s continued growth as a major contributor to the UCI Continental Pro Cycling scene.  I look forward to working closely with the riders and staff to ensure that we work collaboratively to help meet or exceed the collective and individual goals of the team.  I also want to express my sincerest gratitude to our sponsors, including Peet’s Coffee, KIND, Cuore of Switzerland, Northweek, Roval, Shimano, Science in Sport, Training Peaks. Last, but certainly not least, to our growing legions of fans in North America and Europe, we’re grateful for your passionate support and we look forward to engaging with you in person and on social media through some new and exciting ways this season.”

 

2019 303 Project Race Schedule

  • Redlands Classic (Redlands, CA), March 13-17
  • Joe Martin Stage Race (Fayetteville, AR) UCI 2.2, April 4-7
  • Tour of the Gila (Silver City, NM) UCI 2.2, May 1-5
  • GP Saguenay (Saguenay, Canada) UCI 2.2, June 13-16
  • Tour de Beauce (Quebec, Canada) UCI 2.2, June 19-23
  • US Pro Nationals (Knoxville, TN) June 27-30
  • Tour of Sibiu (Romania) UCI 2.1, July 3-7
  • GP Torres Vedras (Portugal) 2.2, July 11-14
  • Prueba Villafranca – Ordiziako Classica UCI 1.1, (Spain) July 25
  • Curcuito de Getxco (Spain) UCI 1.1, July 31
  • Tour of Utah (Utah) UCI 2.HC, August 12-18

 

303 Project 2019 Roster

 

NAME                          COUNTRY       BIRTHDAY                  2018 TEAM                 INSTAGRAM

Tony Baca                   Mexico             28 Aug 1991               303 Project                  @eltonybaca

Eric Brunner                USA                 1 Dec 1998                  303 Project                  @eric.brunner

Flavio De Luna            Mexico             26 Jan 1990                303 Project                  @flaviodeluna

Cullen Easter               USA                 27 Oct 1987                303 Project                @buildaroundit

Griffin Easter               USA                 6 Nov 1991                  303 Project                  @gmeaster91

Grant Ellwood             USA                 11 May 1996               303 Project                  @gellwoody

Bernat Font Mas          Spain               7 Feb 1994                  303 Project                  @bernatfm

Rolando Gonzalez       Costa Rica       10 Jan 1980                303 Project                  @rolo_crc

Isaiah Newkirk             USA,                12 May 1990              303 Project               @isaiah.newkirk

Jake Silverberg           USA                 18 May 1996               303 Project             @jakesilverberg_

Austin Stephens         USA                 11 May 1993               303 Project                  @wastephens

Chris Winn                   Australia          12 Mar 1984                303 Project                  @chris_winn

Johann van Zyl           South Africa    2 Feb 1991                  Dimension Data           @vansnail

Mac Cassin                 USA                 19 July 1991                303 Project                  @mac_cassin

 

 

About 303 project

303 project is an UCI Continental Professional Cycling team based in Boulder, Colorado, which competes in races across North America. The team is comprised of 14 riders ranging in ages 20-39. In addition to road cycling, the team competes in track cycling, mountain biking, cyclocross, and fat tire racing. 303 project seeks to connect people to cycling, the simple joy of riding, and the positive impact bicycles have on our communities and our environment.

303 Project enjoys the support of our corporate partners Peet’s Coffee, KIND, Cuore of Switzerland, Northweek, Roval, Shimano, Science in Sport, Training Peaks

For more information, please visit the303 project website.