This shirt is the Raleigh Creda 1980 retro cycling shirt from the brand Magliamo. This vintage racing jersey is made from 100% pure Italian merino wool. The retro cycling shirt from Raleigh Creda is predominantly red with yellow and contains black sleeves. In the middle of the chest on the yellow part the name of the cycling team Raleigh Creda. On both sleeves is the logo and name of TI-Raleigh. Furthermore, this retro Raleigh Creda cycling shirt naturally contains a zipper up to the chest. On the back on the bottom of the cycling jersey the characteristic pockets. Above these bags is also the name of the cycling team.
This cycling jersey is an ode to the golden times of cycling and to the artisanal art of handmade cycling clothing from the past. The jersey can be worn during sports, but is also absolutely suitable to wear as a unique casual piece of clothing. Ideal for the true cycling fan. For both men and women!
The Dutch cycling team TI-Raleigh existed between 1974 and 1983 and was led by Peter Post. Bicycle manufacturer Raleigh was the main sponsor of the team. The cycling team was very successful, both in classics and in stage races. Well-known riders for the team in 1980 included Joop Zoetemelk, Jan Raas, Gerrie Knetemann, Johan van der Velde, Henk Lubberding and more. In 10 years, the team won almost a thousand matches. In 1980 Raleigh Creda achieved several successes with, among others, the Tour de France (Joop Zoetemelk), Amstel Gold Race (Jan Raas) and the Dauphiné Libéré (Johan van der Velde).
PLEASE NOTE: The Magliamo retro cycling shirt has a tailored fit and is therefore slightly smaller. When in doubt between two sizes, choose the largest size.
Material: 100% Italian merino wool
Cleaning and maintaining the Magliamo merino wool cycling jerseys requires some extra attention compared to modern cycling jerseys and clothing:
- Machine wash cold on a delicate wool cycle.
- Use mild detergent.
- Lay flat to dry.
- Do not bleach.
- Do not tumble dry