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PRESS RELEASE: Manitou Announces Preliminary 2004 Team Lineup

With the start of the 2004 NORBA National Championship Series openerjust days away, Manitou is pleased to announce that it has confirmed mostof its 2004 MRD Factory Race Team roster (what can we say, it’s early March).Returning teams include Cannondale’s DH/4X team consisting of Cedric Gracia,Gary Fisher, Giant USA, and Intense --- with more to come in weeks to follow.New to the MRD factory team program will be the Commencal DH program consistingof Anne Caroline Chausson, as well as the USA Cycling U23 Development team.Will Longden, riding for Scott, will also be returning to the program

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With the start of the 2004 NORBA National Championship Series openerjust days away, Manitou is pleased to announce that it has confirmed mostof its 2004 MRD Factory Race Team roster (what can we say, it’s early March).Returning teams include Cannondale’s DH/4X team consisting of Cedric Gracia,Gary Fisher, Giant USA, and Intense — with more to come in weeks to follow.New to the MRD factory team program will be the Commencal DH program consistingof Anne Caroline Chausson, as well as the USA Cycling U23 Development team.Will Longden, riding for Scott, will also be returning to the program foranother season at the races.All teams will race with Manitou’s complete suspension package includingSPV-equipped forks and Swinger SPV shocks. Answer’s philosophy has alwaysbeen that racing improves the breed, which is why we continue to be strongsupporters of both international and national racing. Manitou forks andshocks are race inspired, race developed and race tested.