The official jerseys of the 100th Volta, presented
March 4 th 2020 - 16:00
Less than 20 days before the start of the 100th Volta Ciclista a Catalunya, which takes place from March 23 to 29, 2020, the organizers of the race unveiled this morning the jerseys that the leaders of the four classifications will look: General, mountain, best youth and regularity. The jerseys for the best catalan rider and the commemorative of the 100th edition have also been shown.
The presentation has been made at Fàbrica Moritz in Barcelona and has allowed us to observe the designs that ave been made thinking of such a special edition. The fact of reaching the 100 editions of the Volta has driven the preparation this year of a commemorative jersey, which will be put on sale for the general public soon.
A very attractive design in yellow and red tones and black sleeves with the inscription '100 edició’. For the third consecutive year, Gobik has been the company responsible for making jerseys that meet the high-quality standards required by professional cycling. “This is a very special edition for us too,” says José Ramón Ortín, CEO of Gobik, which highlights the contribution of the brand in such a special career: “All our passion and creativity have been focused on creating a design for the 100th edition that became our particular legacy within the history of the Volta. "
The traditional colours that identify the Volta are maintained. The jersey of the leader of the overall ranking sports the historic white with green stripes, and the jersey of the mountain ranking maintains the white with red stripes. This jersey presents a novelty with the arrival of a new sponsor: Caser Seguros.
The best young jersey is white with orange stripes and the one for the points ranking, white with blue stripes. The jersey destined for the best Catalan runner of the general, which this year have the sponsorship of Moritz and will be granted in the final stage of Barcelona, predominates the black and red colours and the catalan flag.
Turisme de Catalunya will once again sponsor the overall ranking jersey; Fenie Energía sponsors the best young rider; and Loteries de Catalunya for the points ranking jersey.
La Volta, race included in the UCI World Tour calendar, will once again have the participation of the best riders in the international bunch. Riders like Chris Froome, four times winner of the Tour of France; the former world champion and three-time winner of the Volta Alejandro Valverde; Nairo Quintana, who also have a victory in the Volta (2016); and the current champion of the race, the Colombian Miguel Ángel López, have confirmed his participation.
FOTO: The official jerseys for the 100th Volta Ciclista a Catalunya: overall ranking, mountain, points, best young rider, best catalan rider and the commemorative.