Acetate frames with a classic eyewear aesthetic, modern ergonomics and technical performance
The Classic Glasses reference the heritage of eyewear design, taking cues from classic casual styles, but using the modern materials of technical sports eyewear. The frame is made from fine Italian acetate, reinforced with a metal core. Acetate is a cotton-based material that is mixed, folded and cut (somewhat like pasta) and is a tenacious, living material with a great feel and depth of colour. The aesthetics and functionality of the glasses make them versatile enough for training and social rides, and time off the bike.
Made in a factory close to the Dolomites, the wrap around shape is inspired by flight goggles, aviators and the more modern plastic Italian frames, and offers a similar field of vision and weight as more technical-looking styles of the pro peloton.
- Category 3: 14.54% light transmittance
- Oleophobic and hydrophobic coating on back and front
- Polarized to reduce glare and blinding reflections
- AR-5 anti-reflective coating on back of lens
- 100% protection from UV rays
Please note: Prescription lenses are compatible with the Classic glasses. Simply take the frames to your optician and they will be able to fit them. We recommend Carl Zeiss Vision lenses to match our required levels of performance.