Castelli partners with two-time Ironman world champion Patrick Lange
Castelli is pleased to announce it’s new partnership with world-class triathlete Patrick Lange. The sponsorship is further evidence of the Italian brand’s dedication to making clothing that provides a competitive advantage for top multi-sport athletes.
The Austrian based German will be joining Castelli’s top-class triathlon roster including Mirinda, Carfrae, Laura Philipp, Cameron Wurf, Frederik Van Lierde, Tim O’Donnell and Raelert Brothers.
“I am delighted to start my partnership with Castelli, a brand with a long-term experience in cycling and triathlon, something that can be felt in every piece of clothing, providing comfort, functionality, industry leading performance and unmatched design.”, says Patrick Lange.
Lange will have access to the full Castelli triathlon collection and will be using the all-new PR Speed Suit, that was adapted to his special needs, in most of his races.
Steve Smith, Brand Manager at Castelli, is extremely delighted about the alliance, and says: We’ve already achieved remarkable results with lots of our athletes including numerous world championship titles and prestigious triathlon classics.
Our athletes provide us with valuable feedback, which we use to continuously improve our products. Most of them end up in our triathlon collection and help every triathlete to be faster and more comfortable. The collaboration with the current Kona champion is extremely challenging for us and we believe that we can help him becoming even faster. We are looking forward to a successful cooperation.”
Patrick has already been testing Castelli clothing since the beginning of the year and will be debuting his Castelli race suit at Ironman 70.3 Vietnam this weekend. Beside racing in Castelli’s cutting-edge triathlon apparel, Patrick will also be supplied with customized cycling clothing for training.
After his Asian trip, the German will return to Europe to focus on his next main goals Ironman Germany (Frankfurt) and the Ironman 70.3 world championships in Nice.
For further information please visit www.castelli-cycling.com
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Photo: © Julia Hofmann