Cannondale teamed up with another Pennsylvania-based company, Kobold Watch Company, to sponsor for 2008 the mountain bike team formerly known as the Rover/Cannondale Team in 2006 and 2007.
The team, directed by Charles Stanley, will be focusing on National series, Southeast regional and North Carolina events as well as hitting up some 12 and 24 hour races. The team boasts its strongest roster to date, with Travis Livermon and Alex Ryan, two of the top U23 riders in the US. Both are targeting a spot on the U23 worlds team.
Kobold Watch Company / Cannondale for 2008:Andy Applegate, Ross Bowden, Daniel Corum, Aaron Hoag, Travis Livermon, Alex Ryan, Charles Stanley.