Islandia, New York (October 4, 2005) - Iron Horse Bicycles is proud to announce it has re-signed Sam Hill, one of mountain biking's fastest downhill racers. Sam is fresh off another successful World Cup race season (two UCI World Cup wins, 2nd overall UCI World Cup Series, UCI World Championship Silver Medalist, and U.S. Open Champion). Sam will continue his success onboard Iron Horse Bikes through the 2008 race season. Sam Hill says; "I'm really excited to be riding Iron Horse Bikes, happy to continue working with people who care about me, my future, and about the products they make." Sam adds, "It's going to be awesome continuing to work with Iron Horse over the next few years to help develop bikes that give cyclists the confidence to ride any terrain they choose". Sam's focus will be the U.S. Open, UCI World Cup Series, UCI World Championships, and select North American and Australian National events. With Sam's input and ability to push products to the limit, Iron Horse Bicycles will continue to progress, develop, and deliver high performance bikes to their customers. "Everyone at Iron Horse Bicycles, as well our dealers and distributors, are really excited to have Sam continue representing the Iron Horse brand for the next three seasons. We're all looking forward to seeing his continued growth into one of the best mountain bikers in the world." said Sean Heimdal, Team Manager of Team Iron Horse/Mad Catz.