Accent Inns/Russ Hay’s Cycling Team presented by Scotiabank, the Victoria-based development team, has launched its 2015 kit. It features an all white jersey, new red highlights and central black area. The team shorts retain their black with white side panels and leg bands.
“For this season, we will stand out more and look very sharp in the new colours,” said team manager Jon Watkin. The team’s clothing supplier is Champion System, which will set riders up with its Airpro jersey. Pro bib shorts, skinsuit, Thermoshield jacket, WindGuard vest, as well as cycling caps, gloves, shoe covers, T-shifts and track pants. “When combined with our Specialized Team helmet, shoes, and Team Tarmac bikes, our riders will look professional, which will inspire them to get out there and race their hearts out,” said Watkin.
Danick Vandale, Canada’s under-23 cyclocross champion, and Oliver Evans, the junior national champ in CX, will have maple-leaf emblazoned skinsuits for ‘cross season. Cody Canning and Jordan Landolt, the B.C. road and time trial champions, respectively, will have special kit to show their provincial honours.