Rafael de la Vega

Salt Athletic


Born in La Paz, Bolivia, Rafael de la Vega is the founder and CEO of Salt Athletic. Rafael is the inventor of Salt's proprietary aercase technology which neutralizes odors and bacteria. Aside from building Salt Athletic, he is currently pursuing a degree in economics at the University of Colorado.  


Salt Athletic is a sport's technology venture that has developed a patent pending lining in athletic bags which neutralize the odor from athletic gear by targeting the microbial organisms that cause the foul odor. Salt seeks to create remarkable athletic gear and apparel by developing and applying technology to solve some of the most prevalent problems within people's active endeavors, and by designing exceptionally beautiful products. Above all, Salt seeks to inspire a generation with a genuine message of Love.