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Sweet Protection and the Norwegian Uno-X Pro Cycling Team get ready for the biggest sports moment in cycling. The countdown and the final arrangements are being made.

Sporting the top models Falconer Aero 2Vi® Mips, Tucker Mips and Redeemer 2Vi® Mips helmet, along with Sweet Protection’s performance eyewear, the Uno-X Pro Cycling team is well-equipped for the Queen stage, time trials and rolling hills of France.



Among others, 2022 U23 ITT World Champion Søren Wærenskjold will compete for the Uno-X Pro Cycling Team. The team will travel to Bilbao with the goal of representing Norwegian and Danish cycling and achieving stage victories. The team has been divided into two groups. One, that will support opportunities for Alexander Kristoff on pure sprint days and others that will shine in the mountains especially, Tobias H. Johannessen and Torstein Træen. Anthon Charmig and Jonas Gregaard W. also bring an X-factor that can pay off.

“The whole team is looking forward to the journey to France and our very first Grand Tour. It is the most important race in the cycling world, and a moment every road cyclist dreams of.”

Erik Alexander Nordby, Uno-X Pro Cycling Team

The Uno-X Riders

The team of 8 riders will start in Bilbao with the goal of representing Norwegian and Danish cycling and chase stage victories. Therefore, the roster selection followed the strategy to be best set-up for the different profiles of the long race.

One group, that will ensure good opportunities for Alexander Kristoff on pure sprint days. The same goes for the mountains, especially with Tobias H. Johannessen and Torstein Træen. Anthon Charmig and Jonas Gregaard will also bring an X-factor that can pay off.

Check out what the riders are wearing here.

The Helmets for Most Stages

Sporting the top models Falconer Aero 2Vi® Mips, Tucker Mips and Redeemer 2Vi® Mips helmet, along with Sweet Protection’s performance eyewear, the Uno-X Pro Cycling team is well-equipped for the Queen stage, time trials and rolling hills of France.

Falconer 2Vi® Mips Helmets

Our most advanced road helmets yet.

Tucker Mips Helmet

Lightweight, airy and low profile enough for road races.

Falconer 2Vi® Mips Helmets

Our most advanced road helmets yet.

Tucker Mips Helmet

Lightweight, airy and low profile enough for road races.

The Sunglasses Selection

Our selection of sunglasses is packed with innovative lens technologies to provide optimum clarity and contrast in all types of lighting conditions.

Shinobi

The Shinobi sport performance sunglasses is our

aggressive

premium-model with solid lens attachment for high speed activities.

Ronin

The Ronin sport performance sunglasses are especially designed for

high-intensity sport activities

, but you can also wear these in confidence for everyday use.

Memento

These represents

progressive

and casual styling within the sport performance sunglasses collection.

A Nemesis of Time

The Redeemer 2Vi® breaking the mold of traditional time trial helmets and is Sweet Protection’s most advanced time trial helmet, developed with aerodynamic know-how from Formula 1 and in close collaboration with the Uno-X Pro Cycling Team and 2022 U23 ITT World Champion Søren Wærenskjold.

Designed to reduce the aerodynamic drag to a minimum and get the maximum out of the best in the world. In countless wind tunnel tests and computational fluid dynamics (CFD) analysis, the experts succeeded in developing an outperforming aero helmet.



Uno-X Pro Cycling Team rider Søren Wærenskjold was a model and case study crucial in the development and aerodynamic testing (both CFD and wind tunnel). The goal was to simulate an optimal time trial position to best fit the helmet to the rider. To achieve optimized airflow, specifically at the limiting regions around the head, shoulders, back and the front torso, the shape of the helmet and other features were re-imagined.

"The Redeemer 2Vi® Mips is a seriously fast helmet. It’s definitely a force to be reckoned with.“

Søren Wærenskjold

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Redeemer 2VI® Mips Helmet

"Uno-X Pro Cycling Team is always pushing us to get everything out of our products in terms of aerodynamics, comfort and performance."

Pascal Herrmann, Marketing Manager, Sweet Protection

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