Iron Horse Bicycles announced the signing of French downhill star Sabrina Jonnier to a two year agreement this week. Jonnier will campaign the 2006 UCI World Cup downhill and 4X schedule for Team Iron Horse/Mad Catz.
Currently in Perth, Australia training for the 2006 season with teammate Sam Hill. During the 2005 season, Jonnier made the podium at every event she entered including winning the Sea Otter Classic Gravity Omnium, U.S. Open, and two UCI World Cups. Jonnier also picked up a Silver Medal at the World Championships and finished second at the European Championships.
Iron Horse also re-sealed their existing sponsorship of Sam Hill. Hill is fresh off another successful World Cup race season (two UCI World Cup wins, 2nd overall UCI World Cup Series, UCI World Championship Silver Medalist, and U.S. Open Champion). Sam will continue his success onboard Iron Horse Bikes through the 2008 race season.
Hill will focus will U.S. Open, UCI World Cup Series, UCI World Championships, and select North American and Australian National events.