Grafton-Inverell gets McDonald's backing

McDonald’s Inverell restaurant has announced a three-year, naming-rights sponsorship of the highly respected Grafton to Inverell Cycle Classic, a challenging one day race covering 228 km in New South Wales, Australia. In addition to the new title sponsor, organisers have announced that Heinrich Haussler, who rides for ProTour team Gerolsteiner, will be an ambassador of this year's September 13 event.

“I am excited about the sponsorship as I am personally passionate about cycling," said McDonald's Inverell licensee Chris Rodgers. "I have participated in the Ride for Sick Kids charity ride, a gruelling 600km bike ride from Armidale to Newcastle, for the past three years.

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