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Olympic Skier Created Sunglasses That You Want To Check It Out

If there’s one person who knows sunglasses, it would be someone who practically lives by it. Professional skier and two times Olympic Gold Medalist,Ted Ligety, is one such person. He has co-founded SHRED, an optic company that, like many before it, wants to take a stab at an industry dominated by a handful of big brand names. The company’s first sunglasses not only looks cool, but also boasts non-industry norm liquid-cast urethane lenses. Not surprising for the demand on the materials used, after all, the other founder is the guru of materials, Carlo Salmini, who himself is a materials engineering hailed from Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Continue reading Olympic Skier Created Sunglasses That You Want To Check It Out