All of our cotton caps are made in Italy and are a "one size fits all".
In reality, they fit the vast majority of people well but those above a 60cm will struggle.
It is also worth noting that although the cap itself can be machine washed (at 30 degrees), the peaks and ribbons of some caps are more delicate than others.
Therefore in Prendas` extensive experience, the longevity of cotton caps increases with careful hand washing in cold water with mild washing detergent used. The La Vie Claire caps in particular with the original 1980's Tyvek ribbon is only suitable for a cold hand wash only.
We have written a blog article about washing a cotton cycling cap to help you avoid a disaster!
The Topsport Vlaanderen–Baloise professional cycling team is a based in Belgium and is a development team for young riders that aims to help them step up from the UCI Continental races to UCI WorldTour events.
When they are given a wildcard entry to WorldTour events, their riders often feature in the early breaks, to try and grab some attention for themselves and also the team.
In the 2014 edition of Paris-Tours, Topsport Vlaanderen team rider Jelle Wallays went on to win netting him a contract with Lotto-Soudal.