2 new sponsorship deals for GTC

Glasgow Tri Club is delighted to announce two new sponsorship partnerships with Glasgow sports retailers, Billy Bilsland Cycles and Run4It.

These leading retailers have agreed to make a financial contribution to the club for the next three years (2018-19, 2019-20 and 2020-21) and are offering members a host of benefits.

The logos will feature on GTC kit going forward, our website,  Entry Central club sign up welcome letter, and on the club newsletter.

Billy Bilsland Cycles is located at 176 Saltmarket, Glasgow, and offers friendly and expert advice, servicing and sales on a huge range of bikes, equipment and clothing. They sell many brands, including Cervelo, Whyte, Cannondale, Genesis, Ridgeback, Saracen, GT and  Ridley, as well as Frog Bikes, Saracen and Genesis for kids.

Run4It has two Glasgow stores, one in the city centre on Bothwell Street and another on Fenwick Road in Giffnock. There are six more stores across Scotland. The shops specialise in running shoes, clothing and accessories and offer a wealth of experience and knowledge for customers.

Billy Bilsland Cycles partnership

Club members can access:

10% discount on bikes, parts and accessories in the shop (excluding sale stock).

10% discount on bike fits.

Range of carbon road bikes for hire (XS-XL), including Cervelo and Ridley.

Range of high-end items for hire, such as deep section rims (Mavvic and ENVE) and powermeters (Garmin Vector).

Hard boxes for loan for personal bike transporting.

Access to Scotland’s only Ship My Tri Bike location.

Unrivalled aftersales servicing with Cytech 3 qualified mechanics:

Lifetime free servicing on children’s bikes and bikes over £2,000 (not incl. disc) bought at the shop.

One-year free servicing on bikes under £2,000.

Two “bike tune up” GTC member sessions per year prior to a major event (outwith shop hours).

Support and advice for members who are new to cycling about the right bike choice for them.

Provide GTC with high level annual sales data resulting from the partnership at the end of each year.

Also see GTC Billy Bilsland Bike Night.

Run4It partnership

Club members can access:

15% discount on shoes and accessories in the shop (excluding sale product, offers or Garmins) in stores.

During the year, exclusive offers to GTC members for limited periods. This will be communicated via email/social.

Option to use the shops for exclusive shopping/talk nights.

Support GTC events with gazebo, staff and stock appropriate for the event, such as Bishopbriggs Triathlon and branding at the aquathlons.

GTC logo on Giffnock and Glasgow City shop pages.

Provide GTC with high level annual sales data resulting from the partnership at the end of each year.

  • Many thanks to Mark Kiehlmann, who has worked hard behind the scenes to secure these great deals for the club.