FRANKFURT, Germany and LAKE PLACID, New York, January 17, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --
Presenting Sponsor Conceptum Sport Logistics manages transport of world-class bobsleighs
The teams taking part at the World Championships in the Adirondack Mountains, Lake Placid and their equipment will go on tour with German specialist logistics. The company responsible for the transport of the equipment to the USA and back to their home locations is Conceptum Sport Logistics (http://www.conceptum-sport-logistics.com). The logistics specialist based near Frankfurt is also Presenting Sponsor of the World Championships taking place from January 13 to February 26. The Conceptum team will support the athletes with an all around service right at the track, since this is the only way the athletes can fully concentrate on the competition.
Besides organizing the transport, Conceptum also takes care of all formalities involved: "It is our goal to enable the athletes and teams to focus completely on the competition. Trying to get their equipment through customs should not be one of their challenges," explains Sebastian Stahl, CEO. To guarantee the best in logistics, Conceptum cooperates with the New York State Olympic Regional Development Authority (http://www.orda.org), which manages the maintenance and services of and around the sports facilities in Lake Placid, New York since the 1980s.
The International Bobsleigh and Skeleton Federation, FIBT (http://www.fibt.com), a contract partner of Conceptum Sport Logistics for several years now, will conduct the 59th Bobsleigh and Skeleton World Championships which take place at Mount Van Hoevenberg, Lake Placid for the 9th time. Besides managing the entire logistics chain for the equipment, the logistics provider also arranges for transport and accommodation of the teams. "We provide comprehensive integrated services to the athletes, teams and associations. This also includes hotel bookings or travel arrangements," says Sebastian Stahl.
SOURCE Conceptum Sport Logistics