Zeal Optics Selected As Official Sunglass Supplier

Zeal Optics will be the official performance eyewear provider for the famed Primal Quest race. Zeal will be providing sunglasses to select athletes and staff members of the ten-day expedition race throughout Utah.

With 90 four-person teams, elite athletes from all over the world will run, bike, paddle and traverse rugged terrain in hopes of snagging the $250,000 prize purse.

“We are thrilled to have the race come to Moab, Utah where we have been located since the inception of Zeal Optics ten years ago” said Michael T. Jackson, co-founder of Zeal Optics with his wife, Wink. “To outfit these incredible participants in the ultimate test of human adventure is an honor and one we are fully equipped to do.”

Wink Jackson also enthused, “Our eyewear is designed to withhold the toughest elements so it is fitting that Zeal was selected as the official eyewear sponsor. Our proprietary ZB13 lens technology provides the maximum versatility and quality in any light conditions.”

About Zeal Optics
Zeal Optics designs its award-winning glasses in Moab, Utah. Sold world-wide, the MAESTRO glasses were recently selected as Outside magazine's “Gear Of The Year” award. Zeal Optics draws inspiration from the environment in which they live and play.

About Primal Quest
Primal Quest is an environmentally friendly, ecologically aware wilderness Expedition Adventure Race ®. Teams of experienced back country adventure athletes journey across expansive terrain using only a map, a compass and combined skills. Successfully finishing requires much more than stamina and mental fortitude. It requires selfless teamwork, spirit and absolute determination. Only co-ed teams of four are permitted to race. Team members are required to travel together at all times and must finish together in order to be officially ranked.