From this Friday, the riders of Intermarché-Wanty-Gobert Matériaux will wear a special jersey in the Tour of Italy. The new kit produced by Nalini honors Sicilian partner Vini Zabù. The logo of the Sicilian winery will appear in a blue band on the breast of the eight riders between the title partners, in addition to its usual place on the left side of the bib shorts.
Vigneti Zabù is the Sicilian winery part of Fantini Group. The winery is located in the heart is the wine region: Sambuca di Sicilia, in The province of Agrigento. An extraordinary area untouched by factories and rich in oenology history with ancient vineyards of over 60 years old, Sambuca di Sicilia is a land of generations of vintners. With bright skies and the crystal-clear waters of Lake Arancio. Vigneti Zabù works in the area to preserve the nature and ensuring the highest quality of the grapes.
It is via Sicily that the 105th edition of the Giro d’Italia reaches the Italian mainland after the opening in Hungary. The fourth stage brings the riders from coastal city Avola to the top of the Etna at 1900 meters of altitude, after which the Sicilian two day stay is concluded with a stage suited for sprinters between Catania and Messina. One day after the second rest day the riders will start their second week in Pescara, which is only a stone’s throw away from the Vini Fantini headquarters in Ortona.