Christian Vande Velde, 2010 Signed Volta a Catalunya Jersey with Race Numbers

$325.00

Christian Vande Velde is a former American professional cyclist who most recently rode for Slipstream Sports/Team Garmin-Sharp. Christian’s impressive palmarès from his time at Slipstream include: 2008 Team Time Trial victory at the Giro d’Italia, where he become only the second American ever to don the coveted maglia rosa; 2011 Tour de France Team Time Trial win and Best Team victory; two-time top 10 Overall Tour de France finisher (2008 and 2009); 2012 overall win at the USA Pro Cycling Challenge. Christian retired from racing in 2013 and is currently a commentator for NBC and NBCSN.

The Volta a Catalunya, a Spanish stage race founded in 1911 by journalist Miquel Arteman of the newspaper El Mundo Deportivo, is the fourth oldest cycling stage race in the world. Only the Tour de France, the Tour of Belgium, and the Giro d’Italia are older. It was one of the few European races that continued uninterrupted throughout WWII.  The race is generally held in early March in the southern portion of  Spain over a week.

Size: M

Chest: 35 inches / 89 cm  (17.5 inches / 44.5 cm measured armpit to armpit)

Length: 25.5 in / 65 cm

Maker: Pearlizumi, Made in China, 100% Polyester

Each jersey is one of a kind, please look carefully at the photos to determine the condition.

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This jersey is one of a kind, please look carefully at the photos to determine the condition.

 

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Weight 2 lbs