Movistar Team releases the first versión of RAPID in Giro d’Italia


Since last year, the Catlike R+D team has been collaborating with researchers from the University of Granada to study the performance of different materials and cycling helmets shapes in the wind tunnel located in Andalusia, Spain.

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The main variables of these tests are aerodynamics and ventilation. Catlike uses this data to develop RAPID that offers excellent performance and supreme aerodynamics without losing ventilation.

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Another relevant aspect in this study is the help of Movistar Team cyclists in the development of the first version of RAPID. For elite athletes as they, it is essential to work with the best materials. A good helmet can make the difference of precious a seconds. Thanks to Movistar’s collaboration Catlike is working in a different RAPID’s versions that will represent the perfect helmet’s option for every triathlete and cyclist in the world.

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While you are waiting to wear RAPID, the most advanced helmet for chrono and triathlon follow it with Movistar team in the most important international competitions. All the definitve versions of RAPID will be officialy presented at Eurobike Show 2014 and later will be available in the shops all over the world.


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10 comments

  1. Xavier Gancedo Carruesco says:

    Si que tiene buena pinta, si, pero y la ventilacion?

    • admin says:

      Hola,

      El casco que está utilizando el Movistar Team es la primera versión de RAPID. En Eurobike 2014 presentaremos las versiones definitivas y podréis ver todas las características del casco.

      Saludos.

  2. renzo says:

    ya se puede comprar el casco para TRI. RAPID con la ventilacion ?
    sino desde cuando?

    • admin says:

      Hola,

      Las dos versiones de RAPID TRI estarán disponibles a partir de principios de 2015. A través de nuestras redes sociales informaremos de todas las novedades.

      Saludos.

  3. jose manuel fernandez ruiz says:

    Cuand estará disponible el casco TRI RAPID?

    • admin says:

      Hola José Manuel! El RAPID y RAPID TRI se encuentra en la última fase de desarrollo pero no podemos confirmar todavía la fecha de lanzamiento. Permanece atento a nuestras redes sociales para más información.

      Saludos!

  4. Francisco Javier Cano says:

    Buenos dias, queria saber si van a sacar una version del rapid tri negro mate entero???? Un saludo.

  5. Francisco Javier Cano says:

    Una ultima pregunta, el rapid tri es talla unica???? Gracias.

    • admin says:

      Hola de nuevo Francisco,

      El Rapid TRI es multitalla y abarca desde los 54 hasta los 59 centímetros de circunferencia.

      Saludos!

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