From drawing to Giro d'Italia in 2 months: How SunGod reinvented Geraint Thomas' iconic sunglasses

The glasses, GTs, have been seen on the Welshman's face throughout his impressive Giro d'Italia run

Geraint Thomas in his new SunGods
(Image credit: Getty Images)

When it was announced that Ineos Grenadiers would be ending its partnership with Oakley at the end of the 2022 season, there was only one question: what will Geraint Thomas do without his beloved Racing Jackets?

The British WorldTour team swapped out the American behemoth brand for the smaller, newer SunGod, a fresh eyewear brand to work with, at the beginning of the year. However, that meant Thomas could no longer wear the iconic white Oakleys that have adorned his face throughout his whole career.

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Adam Becket
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Adam is Cycling Weekly’s news editor – his greatest love is road racing but as long as he is cycling on tarmac, he's happy. Before joining Cycling Weekly he spent two years writing for Procycling, where he interviewed riders and wrote about racing. He's usually out and about on the roads of Bristol and its surrounds. Before cycling took over his professional life, he covered ecclesiastical matters at the world’s largest Anglican newspaper and politics at Business Insider. Don't ask how that is related to cycling.