Tom Dumoulin of Team Sunweb won the 100th Giro d’Italia, bringing Netherlands the honour of having a winner in one of the major races. In an exciting final battle, which came down to the wire, the winner was decided in the concluding time trial in Monza on Sunday, 28 May with Dumoulin pulling away with a 31-second lead to win the title. Dumoulin is also the first Dutch person to ever win the Giro d’Italia.
As the proud partner of Team Sunweb, Renson had the opportunity to experience this final battle in Monza from the front row, together with some of their Italian customers.
Renson is the only Belgian partner company in a foreign World Tour team – a conscious decision made to boost brand awareness around the globe using this platform. The international brand building exercise by the trendsetter in ventilation, sun protection and terrace coverings has so far led to strong global growth with sales offices and representatives all around the world, from Australia to China and on through the Middle East, and straight into their showroom in New York City.