Castelli - Alpha Ros Light
Castelli's Alpha ROS Light Jacket is a brilliant all weather piece of clothing. Taking Castelli's Rain or Shine principle, the Alpha ROS Light takes all-round performance to the next level, providing excellent insulation and breathability while being lighter than the regular Alpha ROS.
- Gore Windstopper 150 front & sleeves provides excellent protection from the elements
- Nano Flex Xtra Dry back improves breathability
- ProSecco Strada inner liner with 2nd front zip
- 3 rear pockets with reflective laser cut drain holes
- Stretch fabrics and raw-edge waist and wrist cuffs improve comfort and fit
There was a time when your cycling wardrobe consisted of items for all occasions, as your wet weather gear was to clammy and flappy in the dry and your dry weather kit just didn't hack it in the rain. Castelli's Gabba and Perfetto ranges bridged the gap, but the Alpha ROS Light takes all-weather performance to the next level. The Alpha ROS Light uses Gore Windstopper 150 fabric on the front and sleeves to offer excellent breathability and protection from the elements, it is also extremely soft to the touch and stretchy, allowing for a superb fit to provide excellent comfort. Raw-edge waist and wrist cuffs also improve fit and comfort.
The excellent weather protection of the Windstopper fabric is improved even further by waterproof YKK Vislon Zipper, while the Nano Flex Xtra Dry back panel improves breathability. The jacket is not fully waterproof, but does offer excellent protection while not compromising it's excellent dry weather performance. An occasional drop may seep through the seams, but you'll still be warm and dry with the jacket letting any internal moisture evaporate with ease. The Alpha ROS Light also features 3 rear pockets with reflective laser-cut drain holes to boost practicality and visibility. For riders looking for versatile jacket for all riding conditions, the Castelli Alpha ROS Light is one of the best around.
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