AToC Profile: Team Type 1

Name: Team Type 1

Status: Pro Continental

Team Web Page:http://www.teamtype1.org/

Location: Atlanta, GA, USA

 

Previous ToC Results:

2010 – Thomas Rabou held the KOM jersey for 5 days and also took the overall KoM.

 

About the team:

Team Type 1 was initially founded by a pair of racers that also just happened to both have Type 1 diabetes.  The team strives to win top level cycling events in an effort to promote awareness of diabetes, and to demonstrate that diabetics can live normal, active lives while struggling with the disease.

 

The team has publicly stated a goal of placing a diabetic competitor into the Tour de France.  The team as secured a wildcard spot in this year’s Tour de Suisse.

 

2011 AToC Roster:

TBD

  • scottdedenbach

    That is awesome! Seems ridiculous though that the police didn’t take any action.