Press Releases

TeXtreme® helps ORACLE TEAM USA to win 34th Americas Cup title

Sep 27, 2013 04:17 EDT Oxeon AB With an epic turnover defending champions ORACLE TEAM USA miraculously won the 34th Americas Cup sailing with totally 9-8 in points, coming back from being down with 1-8. Oxeon, through the proprietary TeXtreme® Spread Tow carbon fiber reinforcements, are a Preferred Supplier to the team and have contributed to weight savings and improved mechanical performance on selected composite parts.

Kemo Bikes release frame featuring TeXtreme® Technology

Sep 16, 2013 10:21 EDT Oxeon AB Kemo Bikes showcased their new range of road bikes on the Eurobike show in Friedrichshafen, Germany, for the first time. The top of the line frame model KE-R8 5KS is built using TeXtreme® Spread Tow carbon fabrics. By using the TeXtreme® Technology Kemo have realized a bike with excellent properties in stiffness compared to the low weight at 759 grams.

TeXtreme® supported team DUT Racing wins Formula Student Germany Electric Category

Aug 07, 2013 09:24 EDT Oxeon AB The Formula Student Germany 2013 competitions took place at Hockenheim race circuit 30th of July to 4th of August. TeXtreme® supported DUT Racing from Delft University, the Netherlands, won the electric category with their electric driven car.

TeXtreme® contributes to historic Tour de France victories

Jul 22, 2013 08:39 EDT Oxeon AB The historic 100th edition of Tour de France ended up with a victory of the competition for a rider using the high-performance disc wheel PRO TeXtreme® from PRO bike gear. Alongside the total victory Team Argos Shimano rider Marcel Kittel using a frame from Felt Bicycles built using TeXtreme® finished the Tour as he started it, by winning. In total Marcel Kittel won four stages.

Jul 09, 2013 04:00 EDT Thule Group The ever successful Thule Adventure Team (TAT) is one of the world’s foremost teams in the growing adventure race sport. As the sport gains wider global appeal, TAT’s popularity is on the rise in China, where more than ten thousand spectators turned up for the opening ceremony of ‘Baise Outdoor Quest’ race in late April.

Jul 05, 2013 04:00 EDT Thule Group On July 11th, Thule will host the world premiere of surfer Garrett McNamara’s documentary – Nazaré Calling – at the 20th European Outdoor Fair in Friedrichshafen. The documentary focuses on the preparations and execution of Garrett McNamara’s world record breaking big wave surf at Nazaré in Portugal. But the film is also a love story to nature and the environment.

100th edition of Tour de France starts with TeXtreme® victory

Jul 01, 2013 09:23 EDT Oxeon AB The 100th edition of the world’s most famous bicycle competition started on the 29th of June in Porto Vecchio, France, and resulted with a victory in the first stage for rider Marcel Kitten. Kitten competes for Team Argos Shimano that uses a frame from Felt Bicycles built using TeXtreme® Spread Tow carbon fabrics.

Jul 01, 2013 09:00 EDT Thule Group Thule presents Thule Crew – a team consisting of dedicated athletes with a passion for outdoor activities. Thule Crew is part of Thule’s mission to inspire people to spend more time outdoors and all members have been handpicked for their ability to encourage others to choose a more active lifestyle. Thule Crew will be launched at the European Outdoor Fair in Friedrichshafen, Germany, in July.

Jun 27, 2013 15:16 EDT Beautiful Planning Major NYC Mud Run To Marry LGBT Couples on Site in Tuxedo ridge NYC