SOURCE: Trek Travel LLC

March 27, 2008 08:00 ET

All New Cross Country USA Bike Tour

MADISON, WI--(Marketwire - March 27, 2008) - Trek Travel has announced they will be offering a fully supported 40 day, 39 night epic cross country bike tour that will span the continental United States starting in Santa Barbara, California and ending in Charleston, South Carolina. The trip, open to any qualified and fit guests, will cycle a total of 3000 plus miles, include over 174,000 feet of total climbing, clock an average of 100 miles per day, and have 4 rest days.

"The Inaugural 2007 Cross Country trip was a great success, for the 2008 trip we have added additional rest days and a few more days of cycling to enhance the experience," said Tania Worgull, President and founder of Trek Travel. "What we offer guests on our Cross Country USA trip is the experience of a lifetime -- the opportunity for ordinary people to do an extraordinary thing -- with all the details and support managed seamlessly by the elite Trek Travel team."

The 2008 Trek Travel Cross Country USA trip will start on September 14, 2008 and finish on October 23, 2008. Professional coaching and training for Trek Travel Cross Country USA trip guests will be available through former pro-cyclist Robbie Ventura and Vision Quest Training. The training will include a complete fitness assessment, individual training schedules and nutrition recommendations.

Trek Travel LLC began in 2002 as a subsidiary of Trek Bicycle Corporation offering cycling vacations across North America and Europe. With the addition of the Cross Country USA trip, Trek Travel offers bike trips in 32 destinations across 9 countries around the globe, including trips to all three European Grand Tours cycling races and the Tour of California. With an emphasis on complete riding flexibility, Trek Travel has a cycling vacation for any level of rider. Born from the same pursuit of excellence that for 30 years has driven Trek Bikes to become the industry leader, Trek Travel focuses on consistently providing exceptionally personalized vacation experiences to every guest. Top of the line Trek bikes including the all new Trek Madone, highly trained world class guides, and unique local connections have helped set Trek Travel apart in an increasingly competitive and growing active travel industry.

Contact Information