zMotion's Team Captain Grant Potter Wins 16th UCI World Masters Road Championships
FT. LAUDERDALE, Fla., Sept. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- zMotion - a Zimmerman
Advertising team - is proud to announce that team captain Grant Potter
has taken first in his age category in this year's UCI World Masters
Road Championships stage race in Austria. Potter finished with a total
of 65 points, far ahead of his nearest competitor with only 59 points.
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"This is an awesome achievement for Grant and the entire zMotion
family that supports his cycling passion," says Pat Patregnani, agency
President and founder of zMotion. "Victories like this allow us to
continue to raise money for charitable causes and to be ambassadors of
this great sport. Huge 'congratulations' and 'thanks' go out to Grant!"
The World Masters Road Championships attracts 3,500 rides from 53
nations. Riders compete in a total of 50 competitions. The race, which
is held in St. Johann in Tirol, Austria, is one of the oldest
continuously run Masters races in the world.
This is Potter's first year riding for Team zMotion. Among his long
list of cycling accomplishments, Potter has won numerous Masters
trophies in the last several years. He has continued to hold his winning
position in 2010 by finishing in the top ten at the USA Cycling 2010
Masters Road Nationals in Lexington, Kentucky earlier this month. He
also won best overall rider at the Gwinnett Bike Fest in Georgia last
month. Potter lives in Parkland, Florida, with his wife Christine and
their three children.
Year-to-date, zMotion has raised nearly $2 million for the National
Multiple Sclerosis Society, Kids in Distress (KID), Joe DiMaggio
Children's Hospital and other worthwhile causes. zMotion's next big
charity ride is the Second Annual Bike BBQ Beer Beach Bash on October
24, 2010. Proceeds will benefit zMotion's "Ride Right, Drive Right"
initiative. For more information on zMotion's race team or its
charitable involvement, visit zMotion.org.
zMotion is a Zimmerman Advertising Team. zMotion has become a
visible force in the cycling community with over 600 riding members
throughout South Florida. It's an energy that inspires us to be better,
do better, and live better - not just for ourselves, but for the
company beside us and the community around us. It's about giving more
than we receive and challenging us to make a bigger difference in our
own lives, the lives of others, and to never stop riding for a better
tomorrow. For more information, visit zMotion.org.
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