YIKES ID, INC. Is Leading The Peleton As It Sprints To Improve Cyclist Safety With Partner USA Cycling
07/30/2009

USA Cycling members can save more than just money with yikes ID visible identification products.

Online PR News – 30-July-2009 – – yikes ID, Inc. today announced that its partnership with USA Cycling, the national governing body for competitive cycling in the United States with more than 64,000 licensed members, is gaining traction by helping Pro to beginning racers, improve one’s safety with yikes ID “attach one, always there” identification products.

Yikes IDs are unique because they integrate into the designs of a rider’s cycling equipment such as ones helmet, bicycle, or shoe. “Yikes ID were created for cyclists by cyclists,” said Bruce Temesy, Founder and CEO of yikes ID, Inc. “We are excited to have been selected to participate in USA Cycling Affinity Member Benefit Program so its members can affordably incorporate a yikes ID into their training while in turn supporting USA Cycling.”

“The yikes ID Helmet tag has solved my concern for carrying identification,” said Paul Che, Pro-1 Racer for Pista Palace and two time California State Champion. “As a competitive racer, I don’t always have time to remember to wear my identification each time I ride. I attached my yikes ID Helmet tag to the helmet’s fitting system so it’s always there and visible if needed which is comforting to be me and my family.”

"We are very excited to partner with Yikes ID both because of the unique member discount they have extended to USA Cycling and because the product promotes an important safety component for our membership base." Said Jess Schwartzkopf, Director of Sponsorship and Business Development at USA Cycling.

USA Cycling members should log into their member accounts prior to linking to www.yikesid.com to get their Member Benefit Discount Code.

About yikes ID, Inc.
About yikes ID, Inc. yikes ID, Inc. is headquartered in Los Angeles, California. Its Founders are avid cyclists and runners who understand firsthand the importance of having visible ID in order to receive prompt medical attention. Yikes ID is also a proud supporter of USA Cycling. Visit http://www.yikesid.com for more details.

About USA Cycling
Recognized by the United States Olympic Committee and the Union Cycliste Internationale, USA Cycling is the official governing body for all disciplines of competitive cycling in the United States, including road, track, mountain bike, BMX and cyclo-cross. To learn more about USA Cycling, visit www.usacycling.org. For media-related or general inquiries, please contact USA Cycling Director of Communications, Andy Lee at 719-866-4867 or alee@usacycling.org.