Sungod eyewear has launched a Tom Pidcock Signature Sequence version of its Velans sun shades.
Sungod took over from long-time Ineos Grenadiers eyewear provider Oakley at the beginning of 2023 and it’s been benefiting from its sponsorship. First there was a white framed model of the Velans to maintain Geraint Thomas blissful, after which his personal GT signature mannequin after he misplaced his favorite white Oakley Racing Jackets. Now, Pidcock’s model of the Velans acknowledges his skills throughout a complete vary of biking disciplines.
The Pidcock Signature Version glasses include a brand new Crystal Pink body in TR90 plastic and a mirrored lens. Added particulars embody a hand of playing cards engraved on the lens, which Sungod says is “a nod to his calculated method to maximising his probabilities in each race. That is echoed with the 4 fits on the internal arm, referencing his multidisciplinary prowess” in street, MTB, cyclocross and…?
In case you’ve been listening to the MTB XC World Cup racing, you might have observed Pidcock sporting the brand new Signature Sequence Velans eyewear whereas racing within the current spherical at Nove Mesto within the Czech Republic. There, he was in fortieth and final place early on, however got here again to win the race. Pidcock blamed his sluggish begin on a 3:30 coaching experience that morning.
There’s extra Pidcock motion in Episode 5 of Tour de France Unchained on Netflix, that includes his 100kph descent off the Galibier (additionally obtainable on Eurosport’s YouTube channel) and climb to stage victory at Alpe d’Huez in final yr’s Tour, or you’ll be able to scare your self foolish watching his Descent Disciples function in LA from final yr.
We’re trying ahead to a different descending masterclass this time round.