M1 Pro Cycling recently announced H&R Block Canada has become its title sponsor for the 2015 cycling season. As the lead sponsor, H&R Block joins the M1 Pro Cycling project to help develop the foundation for one of Canada’s strongest professional cycling teams. The sponsorship continues the evolution of H&R Block Canada’s history of supporting amateur cycling in Canada.
The M1 Pro Cycling project is dedicated to establishing Canada’s most elite professional cycling platform for both men and women. The goal is to bring local, provincial and national organizations together under one umbrella in order to better foster and develop Canada’s next generation of cyclists who will become competitive at the international level.
M1 Pro Cycling CEO, Mark Ernsting explains: “H&R Block Canada is providing us the opportunity to take the first step into professional cycling with a UCI Continental license for 2015. We are very excited to have them be part of this project. They have supported the sport for more than seven years at the amateur level. Now it is fantastic that they have committed to join the M1 Pro Cycling project that will implement the first phase of the project to establish a men’s UCI Continental team in 2015.”