Saint-Raphaël Retro Cycling Jersey - 1962-1964
A beautiful aerodynamic replica of the team jersey of the French professional cycling team Saint-Raphaël from 1962. Slim-fit cycling jersey of high quality with excellent wearing comfort. Saint-Raphaël is a French cycling team that was active from 1962-1964.
Saint-Raphaël had several well-known sponsors throughout its history: Geminiani (bicycle brand of Raphaël Geminiani), Dunlop, Helyett, Hutchinson and Gitane. In 1962 the cycling team started as Saint-Raphaël-Helyett-Hutchinson. In 1963 it changed the name into Saint-Raphael-Gitane-Geminiani and in 1964 the name was Saint-Raphaël-Geminiani-Dunlop. A number of legendary cyclists who have served at Saint-Raphaël are Jacques Anquetil, Rudi Altig, Jean Stablinski and Raphaël Geminiani.
Most of the cyclists in the 1962 team were of course French, including the French cycling great Jacques Anquetil. This French rider has won the Tour de France no less than five times, three of which in the Saint Raphaël cycling jersey. This was in 1962, 1963 and 1964. He also won the Giro d'Italia and the Vuelta.
Jacques Anquetil - Saint-Raphaël-Helyett-Hutchinson - 1962
The team also included cyclists from other European countries. Such as from the Netherlands: Jo De Roo, Ab Geldermans and Michel Stolker. In addition, there were also the British Brian Robinson, René Binggeli from Switzerland and the Belgian Marcel Janssens. The most famous non-French rider was the German Rudi Altig. In 1962 he won the Tour of Spain and the Points classification of the Tour de France and in 1964 The Tour of Flanders. The sports director was the legendary French cyclist Raphaël Géminiani.
Raphaël Geminiani enjoys St Raphaël
The RedTed Retro collection - Sport Fashion with a hug
- Wide elastic / silicone band on the sleeve
- Wide elastic / silicone band at the bottom of the front
- Narrow elastic / silicone band at the bottom of the back
- Polyester with spherical micro-hole pattern (breathable)
- Finished with flat seams (firm and no chafing)
- Long and durable hidden YKK zipper
- 3 spacious back pockets closed by an elastic band
- Aerodynamic / slim fit
- Italian size from XS to 5XL (choose 1 size larger than your usual size)
Pay attention! Please choose a size larger than your usual clothing size. See size chart for measurements.