Zipcar was founded in 2000 in Cambridge, and has since become the leading car sharing service in the world. For individuals living in an urban setting, Zipcar is the convenient answer to active people looking to get out of the city on the weekends, carpooling with friends and family, all without the hassle of owning a car in the city. Being a competitive cycling team based in Boston, and traveling to some of the biggest races on the east coast, Zipcar has been a perfect partner for us. Green Line Velo has been partnered with Zipcar since our first edition of the Purgatory Road Race back in 2010.
Landry’s is the leading bike shop in the Metro-Boston area. In addition to providing some of the best cycling equipment available, Landry’s offers certified bicycle fitting as well as top-notch mechanical services, chosen every year to support the Pan-Mass Challenge. Heavily involved in bicycle advocacy and community outreach, Landry’s is ranked as one of America’s Best Bike Shops. Since the founding of the team in 2009, Green Line Velo has been partnered with the Landry’s Boston store.
From a stellar year of Paris-Roubaix, Tour de France, Vuelta a España and World Championships victories, Specialized is hands down the best manufacturer of bikes in the world. In addition to road racing, Specialized has the best offerings for any and all forms of cycling, including cyclocross, mountain biking, recreational riding, touring, or even commuting. Green Line Velo has been riding Specialized bikes, helmets, shoes, and accessories since 2012.
ATP Race Consulting is the cycling coaching service of our friend, teammate, and father-figure Josh Friedman. Josh is committed to making better cyclists of all levels. Whether you want to finish the local group ride strong or be at the front at a national championship, ATP Race Consulting can help you achieve top performance. Josh has been coaching riders since 2008, and since 2012 he has been coaching many of the elite and development riders on Green Line Velo.
Craft Sportswear is one of the worldwide leaders in the manufacturing of biking, running, and skiing apparel. In particular, their custom cycling apparel has been worn, tested, and perfected by some of the best riders in the professional peloton for over a decade. Craft Sportswear North America is headquartered in nearby Beverly, MA and offers one of the best custom cycling wear programs around. Green Line Velo has been wearing Craft clothing on and off the bike since 2013.
Schwalbe is one of the top manufacturers of bicycle tires in the world. With a wide array of tires for any and all cycling activities, Schwalbe offers the fastest, most-durable, most-reliable tires around. Green Line Velo riders have been commuting, training, and racing on Schwalbe tires since 2010.
Pedro’s is a leading manufacturer of tools and bicycle care products. Based in Massachusetts since 1989, they have developed the tools, cleaners, and lubricants that are used by professional bicycle mechanics all over the world today. Green Line Velo has used Pedro’s products to take care of our bikes for years, and we are proud to partner with Pedro’s in 2014.
Launched in 1999 as Bikes Belong, PeopleForBikes includes both an industry coalition of bicycling suppliers and retailers, as well as a charitable foundation. Over the years, PeopleForBikes has spent more than $30 million to make bicycling better. Green Line Velo is proud to partner with PeopleForBikes in 2014.