2017 Giro d'Italia Maglia Nera Cycling Bib Shorts - made in Italy by Santini
In May 2017 the focus of the cycling world will be on the 100th edition of the Giro d'Italia. The Maglia Nera is a legend in the history of the Giro d'Italia. A symbolic prize, in the years between 1946 and 1951, awarded to the last rider in the general classification, that gave birth to unexpected competition to reach the "top" in this special ranking. Many athletes challenged each others with strange tactics, such as hiding inside bars, or by the roadside and puncturing their tires, to lose as much time as possible and take home the coveted jersey. Santini has been producing the leaders jerseys for the Giro since 1993.
Bib Short Features include:
- - Mesh braces that will help keep the shorts in place. You'll find that these mesh braces very breathable.
- - EVO chamois/pad
- - Laser cut legs with light Silicone grippers
- - Thunderbike Power fabric that give good compression, are fast drying and offers UV protection
- - Reflective detail
- - Made in Italy
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