Cofidis and Caja Rural wear Nalini on Vuelta’s challenging roads
Malaga is ready to stage the start of the 73rd Vuelta a España, and two of the teams in the race will look to shine in their Nalini garments over the third Grand Tour of the season.
After dressing Israel Cycling Academy on their Giro d’Italia debut, and both Fortuneo-Samsic and Cofidis at the Tour de France this season, Caja Rural Seguros - RGA and Cofidis will be the two teams supplied by the Italian company with its technical apparel, manufactured with technical fabrics to guarantee ergonomicisy, aero performance and breathability.
Entirely designed by Nalini, the two teams’ kits are developed to provide the best functionality to the rider. As it always happens with Nalini’s custom apparel, the riders can benefit of tailor-cut apparel and pads according to their preference, as Nalini provides the team with garments for each racing and weather condition. The team kit includes racing kits, bodysuits, jackets, socks, race caps, underwear and musettses. The whole supply gets obviously customized with the colors of the respective teams: green for Caja Rural, deep red for Cofidis.
The Caja Rural and Cofidis apparel is also part of Nalini’s Team Pro range, making race jerseys, bibs shorts, race caps and socks available to fans from all over the World in the cycling shops as well as online.
For its seventh straight start in the Spanish stage race, Caja Rural Seguros - RGA selected a solid line-up featuring several youngsters: Sergio Pardilla, Alex Aranburu, Lluis Mas, Nick Schultz, Nelson Soto, Cristian Rodriguez, Jonathan Lastra and Antonio Molina.
The French team Cofidis boasts a long-time partnership with Nalini (since 2005), and has headed to Spain with Nacer Bouhanni as main option for the sprints, joined by three Spanish riders - Jesus and Jose Herrada and Luis Angel Matè – along with Loic Chetout, Mathias Le Turnier, Stephane Rossetto and Kenneth Vanbilsen.
Francesca Berteotti - Vitesse