The American cyclist – road professional between 2010 and 2019, and specialist in gravel and dirty roads cycling -, new ambassador of the Italian brand
6 May 2023 (08:00 CET)
Peter Stetina introduces Sportful’s new gravel series sporty presents its new series of pieces for cycling gravel i dirty roads for this season of summer 2023. This worldwide launch also serves to present a Peter Stetina like new ambassador from the Italian cycling textile firm.
The American, 35 years old, was road professional between 2010 and 2019 -running in teams such as Garmin, BMC and Trek-Segafredo- and since then he has been competing in gravel events and other forms of off-road cycling.
The cycling gravel continues to grow all over the world and already has an infinite number of competitive and cycling events in which participants can indulge their peculiar passion for going as fast as possible for dirt tracks Sportful, one of the pioneering firms to bet on specific clothing for this off-road cycling, launches its new summer collection offering a wide range of pieces.
Culottes, sweaters, vests, light jackets, socks and accessories comprise a collection divided into two ranges Supergies i Giara. The main novelties are the new high-end jerseys Supergies Sky Rider i flow; two very light pieces, with double line of back pockets, racing cut and designed for high performance.
Both jerseys have seams minimized, laser cut sleeves and full YKK zipper. This year’s printed design is striking, with tone gradients horizontally, and is available in several colors.
For his part, the new one cult Sky Rider Supergiara has a mottled finish in a dark gray tone. This is the high-end culotte, made with Sensitive fabric and equipped with mesh pockets on the left leg and on the back.
Other notable novelties are the casual type shirts of denomination TEE and that have fabrics and details typical of the cycling industry, but with a more comfortable appearance and suitable for everyday use.
This presentation of the range gravel of sporty also serves to present a Peter Stetina as the new ambassador of the Italian firm. Specialized in competitions gravel since 2019Stetina is currently one of the best cyclists in the world in a discipline that is slowly becoming professional and has an expanding calendar of races all over the world.
The American was a road professional from 2010 to 2019, the year he decided to turn his career around, betting on becoming gravel privateer and deepen the new modalities of off-road cycling.
As for the Giara and Supergiara pieces, Stetina considers that Sportful’s offer reflects the variety of tastes and styles in this discipline: “All we ride differently, at different rates with different types of food and on different terrains. But one thing remains the same: for us adventure is a priority. We pedal on gravel tracks because it means more than pedaling”.
The whole range of pieces gravel and dirty roads from Sportful of this summer 2023 are already available at authorized points of sale and on the official website of sporty: www.sportful.com/dirty-roads