Corendon Airlines, among the most important airlines of Europe and Turkey by transporting 6 million passsengers per year to 45 countries and 145 airports, will make another big contribution to Tour of Antalya, which is a professional road cycling race with an important place in sport sponsorships in 2020.
“Airline of Firsts”, Corendon Airlines, which has been among the greatest supporters of Tour of Antalya for three years will turn its support to the organization to a different dimension this year.
Bringing the world famous cyclist Mathieu Van Der Poel to Antalya with his team in the previous year, Corendon Airlines will make the continent team Bike Aid to race in Tour of Antalya this year.
Bike Aid operates as a social aid institution in Germany
Bike Aid to take part in Tour of Antalya to be organized between 20 to 23 February 2020, which has a rather respectable position in cycling realm, operates as a non-profit social aid institution in Germany.
Standing out as the greatest and active cycling communities of Germany, Bike Aid especially aims to extend its social aids in Africa region.
“Cooperation of Corendon Airlines and Bike Aid Pleases Us”
The launching meeting of the sponsorship agreement between Corendon Airlines and Bike Aid was held before the opening day of Tour of Antalya.
Antalya Consulate of Federal Republic of Germany Wolfgang Wessel, Bike Aid Team Manager Timo Schäfer and Bike Aid Cyclist Lucas Carstensen participated in the meeting hosted by Corendon Airlines President of the Board of Directors.
Antalya Consulate of Federal Republic of Germany Wolfgang Wessel expressed that the cooperation of Corendon Airlines and Bike Aid as two organiations that have a rather respectable position in Germany pleased them.
“It is very important for us that Bike Aid will race in Antalya”
Corendon Airlines President of the Board of Directors Yıldıray Karaer expressed their views about the Bike Aid sponsorship and their support of Tour of Antalya with these words:
“We continue to increase the number of our sponsorship agreements oriented towards amateur sport branches. As a company centered in Antalya, we are proud to support Tour of Antalya, which makes a great contribution to the international promotion of our company like we do, and to enable Bike Aid team to take part in this organization.
We will be the sponsor of the orange uniform of Tour of Antalya once again this year. This uniform will be worn by the best climbing athlete in the competition to pass by the orange flowers smelling of perfume. We will also provide transportation for the foreign teams as Corendon Airlines.
And of course, our greatest contribution in this year will be to bring Bike Aid team to Antalya. Germany is a rather important center for Corendon Airlines. Moreover, Bike Aid is a team prioritizing the creation of social values like Corendon Airlines as for their purpose of foundation. For this reason, it is very important for us that Bike Aid will race in Antalya.
We will be supporting Bike Aid for their aids towards Africa and various regions of the world. Besides, Corendon Airlines logo will be on the uniforms and helmets of the athletes in all the international organizations which Bike Aid will participate for a year.
We wish success and a smooth racing experience for all the teams to race in Tour of Antalya, and especially Bike Aid.”
“We would like to thank Corendon Airlines for their support”
In the press conference, indicating that they are very excited for Tour of Antalya, Bike Aid Team Manager Timo Schäfer expressed his emotions with the following words:
“First of all, we would like to thank Corendon Airlines and President of the Board of Directors Yıldıray Karaer due to their contributions for us take part in Tour of Antalya. They have a rather respectable position in Germany aviation sector.
It is very important for both our athletes and our social aids to be a part of an organization like Tour of Antalya. Therefore, we are so excited. We will do our best to finish the race in a successful manner as a team. We also wish success success to all the teams in the race.”
At the press conference, Bike Aid cyclist Lucas Cartensen stated that they completed all the preparations for the race and they thank everyone who contributed to their cooperation with Corendon Airlines.
Professional Road Cycling Race, Tour of Antalya, among main sponsors of which is Corendon Airlines will be organized between 20 and 23 February 2020. 29 team and 174 cyclists from 23 countries will take part in the organization, which is one of 2.1 races of Union Cycliste Internationale (UCI), and which will include four different stages.