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Rack Attack Announces Partnerships with USA Cycling and Cycling Canada

August 8, 2019


Rack Attack, a Banyan Capital Partners portfolio company, recently announced partnerships with USA Cycling and Cycling Canada, as their official rack retailer.

A premier North American vehicle rack retailer, Rack Attack provides cycling enthusiasts with quick and easy rack solutions from the best brands in the industry. In the capacity of these new partnerships, Rack Attack will provide rack solutions and installation support for bike transportation needs to USA Cycling and Cycling Canada. Further, Rack Attack will also offer exclusive benefits and assistance to athletes and members across North America.

“Rack Attack has always been committed to the cycling community and our partnership with USA Cycling and Cycling Canada only solidifies our position,” said Alexander Welbers, CEO of Rack Attack. “We are looking forward to working with both teams, the athletes and all the other cycling enthusiasts.”

Rack Attack’s network of stores provides personalized consultations, rack and trailer hitch installations, and exceptional customer service. All members receive access to their very own online store that enables them to get their favorite bike rack delivered anywhere in the continent in as little as two days at no additional charge.

“We are excited to have Rack Attack on our team and to provide our riders with this new member benefit. Our partnership with Rack Attack allows us to provide another meaningful benefit to our USA Cycling members; they have solutions and support for the wide range of riders in our cycling community,” said Liz Kollar, USA Cycling’s Director of Membership.

“We are proud to welcome Rack Attack to our family of partners and suppliers,” commented Matt Jeffries, Executive Director, Cycling Canada. “We are grateful for the support they will provide our organization and the broader Canadian cycling community.”

About Banyan Capital Partners

Banyan Capital Partners is a Canadian based private equity firm that buys and invests in private and public middlemarket companies located in North America. As a generalist firm, Banyan provides full or partial liquidity to existing owners or partners with owners wishing to grow their companies and become more successful. Banyan is part of the Connor, Clark & Lunn Financial Group Ltd., a multi-boutique asset management firm whose affiliated companies collectively manage approximately $77 billion in assets.

About Rack Attack

Founded in 1996, Rack Attack is a premier retailer of vehicle rack solutions in North America. With 17 locations across Canada and the United States, Rack Attack offers a large selection of high-quality brands and products.


Jeff Wigle
Managing Director
Banyan Capital Partners
(416) 216-7076

Blaze James
Marketing Manager
Rack Attack
(604) 872-5224

Banyan Capital Partners
August 8th, 2019