For both newcomers and veterans to the Rudy Project world of optical design and performance, the Italian company has introduced Stratofly sunglasses that merge many of the functional features of its best-loved models with a simple design, and available in eight stylish colour combinations.
Throughout the past few decades, Rudy Project has focused its creative efforts on the quest for optical performance suitable for the world of performance athletes. The Stratofly is positioned as being ideal for cycling and mountain bike enthusiasts, as well as ‘other athletes who like to look great while doing what they love.’
“We’re thrilled to unveil this sunglass because it combines all of the extraordinary aspects that make Rudy Project the best sunglass company in the world,” said Paul Craig, President and Co-Founder of Rudy Project North America.
“The Stratofly incorporates cutting-edge technology with Italian design, all the while keeping the demands of the athlete in mind,” he added.
The new product boasts a strong attention to detail. The Stratofly has no-slip, soft rubber temple tips and an adjustable Ergo IV nosepiece, giving it ‘a perfect fit, for every face’. The technically advanced design of this sunglass aims to eliminate fogging and offer the utmost in comfort and eye protection.
While lessening glare, the Stratofly provides a high contrast perspective and a distortion-free view, protecting against UV rays and external hazards like debris and sun. Athletes can choose from a wide range of Rudy Project lenses, which boast the interchangeable Quick Change system, allowing a quick swap of lenses, depending on the weather and light conditions.
Stratofly also caters to those who have visual impairments, thanks to its highly refined RX option with broad parameters for those with vision correction needs, allowing even the most visually challenged to enjoy the benefits of style, comfort and perfect vision. This sunglass also has the option of adding the clip-on corrective optical insert – a practical solution that lets the consumer update their visual correction needs in the future, without changing the glasses completely.
Rudy Project designs and manufactures hi-tech sunglasses, Rxes, goggles and helmets by applying advanced science and technology. Designed and made in Italy since 1985, Rudy Project has grown quickly as a premier brand throughout North America.
Rudy Project has won Outside Magazine’s prestigious ‘Gear of the Year’ Award twice for its cutting edge frame and lens technologies. Rudy helmets were recognized as the number one, most worn TT brand at the 2011 and 2012 Ironman World Championships in Kona, Hawai’i and the Wingspan time trial helmet was selected as Triathlete Magazine’s ‘Best Aero Helmet’ in its 2012 Buyer’s Guide.