This was a lucky year for Biotex and for the teams they support.
BIOTEX BECAME WORLD CHAMPION WITH ASTARLOA AND WON THE GIRO D’ITALIA WITH SIMONI
This year saw the beginning of a cooperation with the SEACO Team the strongest company at the moment, with professionals such as:
- ASTARLOA IGOR winner of the 2003 World Championship
- DAMIANO CUNEGO winner of the Giro d’Italia in 2004
- GILBERTO SIMONI winner of the Giro d’Italia in 2003
- And many other great names, like DI LUCA, QUARANTA; PIEPOLI; CELESTINO………. all of them who WIN while wearing Biotex!!!
During those years, many teams were sponsored by BIOTEX.
DOMINA VACANZE CIPOLLINI’s team wore Biotex underwear and stood out in all the competitions, even winning some stages of the Giro d’Italia.
COLOMBIA - SELLE ITALIA was the beginning of a long and prosperous collaboration between the team managed by Gianni Savio and Biotex, with many international names, mostly Colombian, that dominated the most important events. For five years, from 2000 to 2004, the Colombia – Selle Italia team set an intercontinental record, being the only team to win, all in one season, official races of the UCI International Calendar on all 5 Continents.
NAVIGATORS Cycling Team an American team that participated in the most important American and European competitions.
T-MOBILE MOBILE professional women’s cycling team that participated in both the Giro d’Italia and the Women’s Tour. In the same year, Ullrich won the Tour de France sporting the T-Mobile jersey.
The victories in the Giro d'Italia continued, as well as in all the leading competitions in Italy and abroad.
BIOTEX CAME IN THIRD IN THE GIRO D'ITALIA AND CONQUERED THREE STAGES with the COLOMBIA SELLE ITALIA Team. For the third consecutive year, the collaboration between Biotex and the Selle Italia team was confirmed. JOSE RUJANO, the Colombian professional, won a stage of the Giro d’Italia, thrilling both Italian and Colombian fans.
LANDBOUWKREDIET – COLNAGO The Colnago team raced with Biotex sports underwear this professional season.
NATURINO – SAPORE DI MARE The team, under Captain CASAGRANDE, prepared for a cycling season brimming with challenging events, always wearing Biotex underwear.