Israel Start-Up Nation

Factor Bikes are proud to be the technical partner of Israel Start-Up Nation

Factor Bikes is proud to continue its collaboration with Team Israel Start-Up Nation and our partners Black Inc and CeramicSpeed in 2021.

The team race in the UCI WorldTour and work closely with Factor’s engineers to drive forward new product developments and designs.

Riders race on the OSTRO VAM, O2 VAM, the ONE Disc aero bike and the SLiCK Disc for Time Trials.

Israel Start-Up Nation, previously Israel Cycling Academy was formed in 2014 as a development team for Israeli cyclists. The team is owned by Ron Baron and Sylvan Adams who are passionate about promoting and developing cycling in Israel. The team were promoted to World Tour status in 2020 and will race an exciting calendar including the Tour de France, Paris-Roubaix and Giro d’Italia.

The team bikes will also be equipped with Black Inc wheels, seatposts, bars and stems, CeramicSpeed bearings and OSPW, Shimano Dura Ace Di2, Selle Italia Saddles, 4iiii Power Meters, SwissStop Brake Pads and Maxxis Tyres.

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A Special Edition OSTRO VAM for a Special Rider

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André Greipel: The End of an Era

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One of the most successful, decorated sprinters of all time, André Greipel is soon to close out his illustrious career in Germany, October 3rd. Having been a pivotal part of the professional peloton for just shy of two decades, the time has come for the German sprint...

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