Five-time consecutive Leadville 100 winner Dave Wiens and Mountain Bike Hall of Famer Hans Rey signed with Ergon USA for 2008. While preparing to go for win number six in Leadville, Wiens will serve as the company spokesperson, product tester and member of Team Topeak-Ergon.
Rey will represent Ergon as he heads to Africa to work his Wheels 4 Life non-profit charity. He'll be working his "Wheels 4 Villages" Film project in Tanzania and then will circumnavigate Mount Kilimanjaro. Then he's off to the Philippines for the first descent of the Mount Mayon Volcano, some exploration on the Alta Rezia Trail, and a search for Noah's Ark in Mount Ararat, Turkey.