Richard Carapaz wins gold, takes SleepAngel travel pillow with him

Richard Carapaz (Ecuador) has won the Olympic men’s cycling road race. It was the South American nation’s second ever gold medal at the Games.

As a previous Movistar Team member, Richard is well aware of importance of rest and recovery for his performance, taking his new SleepAngel travel pillow as part of his recovery toolset with him to the Olympics.

Richard Carapaz, nick named La Locomotora (The Locomotive) won the medal just a week after third place in Tour de France.

SleepAngel bedding products are the choice of elite sports teams to protect their performance as they sleep. Filtered bedding products - healthcare innovation created to fight infection transmission in hospitals - are comfortable, supporting and always clean.

To accomodate sports teams desire to travel with the pillow, both PERFORMANCE and TRAVEL collections come with a handy travel bag.

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