Travis Eddie, the Sales Manager (you would have seen his feature a few weeks back), organised a sample of their Bib Shorts that Euride Mercedes-Benz wear, as well as a
Travis has worked with Euride Mercedes-Benz Adelaide for the past 18 months in supplying their team apparel. They have worked closely with them over this time to refine, develop and improve their range for men and women.
From their Facebook site a few months back.
It’s an exciting day for us here at Blackchrome! After being a partner of the Euride Mercedes Benz Adelaide (EMBA) cycling team for nearly two years we are proud to announce that we are now the naming rights sponsor for the Elite Women’s Team- now formally known as EMBA Blackchrome!
Victoria Veitch, manager of the EMBA Elite women’s team has said “I am thrilled to have Blackchrome on board as the squad’s naming rights sponsor. Blackchrome have been incredible support to the entire EMBA team, engineering a superior cycling product to support our racing and racing requirements. We have no hesitation in representing their brand, and look forward to a successful season.”
The team’s major objectives are the upcoming Tour of Bright, Santos Women’s Tour Down Under and the Tour of Adelaide, as well as the Adelaide Women’s series. The team will also be represented at the Women’s National Championships in Ballarat, the 2016 World Masters UCI event in Perth and with plans to expand into Elite and Masters track programs it is a very exciting time for the squad and we are looking forward to supporting the team!
Blackchrome have a pattern maker on staff who is a former SASI squad member and has been heavily involved in the development of new items for their range
They own the factory where our apparel is made and have control over quality and delivery, offering a money back, delivery guarantee.
Travis sent down a kit for me to try a few months back.
The jersey (as seen below) is made of a lightweight fabric and that fit s well out on the road. The arms have the traditional silicone grippers, the pockets well positioned on the back. The colour scheme certainly stands out but is not overly glary. The bib knicks were the same as the Euride Mercedes Benz Adelaide kit.
You can start the design from scratch, or use one of their templates from their website.