MET Helmets (Italy) - Press Release: MET Helmets is pleased to announce the continuation of its partnership with UAE Team Emirates, the two-time Tour de France and multiple monument-winning UCI WorldTour squad. MET can today confirm that its helmets will remain the official product of the team until 2027.
The brand is extremely proud to have been by the side of UAE Team Emirates since its inception in 2017, protecting the team as it has overseen the rise of multiple stars, Grand Tour victories and some of the most memorable moments in road racing of the past six years.
MET Helmets is excited to continue the partnership as it allows the brand to extend its collaboration with some of the best riders in the world, and develop new and existing helmets with their expert input.
Performance, safety and beautiful design are at the heart of MET’s philosophy, and the successful partnership with UAE Team Emirates allows the brand to stay always at the forefront.
We look forward to the next four seasons on and off the road with UAE Team Emirates.
Mauro Gianetti, CEO and Team Principal, UAE Team Principal:
"We are happy to go ahead with MET. It has been a loyal partner in these years and we have grown together. MET has been able to invest the success we got together in advanced products and structures, that will be really useful also for the team. I feel that we will have important new goals to achieve together."
Andrea Agostini, Chief Operating Officer, UAE Team Emirates:
"The operations with MET are always easy and this has allowed us to build a strong relationship over the years. MET has an high level brand positioning, in line with our vision and sponsors strategy, without forgetting that their products are between the best in the word in terms of performance and safety."
Achille Montanelli, Marketing Manager, MET Helmets:
"We are very proud and excited for this renewal. Creating such a strong alchemy between a sponsor and a team is not common, but with UAE Team Emirates everything happened very naturally. We are on board since day one and the collaboration continuously evolves and progresses. This represents the commitment that everyone behind our brand has to keep our products improving - definitely more to come!".