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PostPosted: Wed Jun 18, 2014 4:57 am 
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My team was sponsored by Castelli the past two years. After losing weight both my climber's jerseys and team jerseys have a weird problem where the elastic on the waist ends up riding up above my hips and it bunches up a ton. I was wondering if anyone had any experience putting some sort of grippers on their jerseys and/or bibs and could recommend something that might help hold it in place. Unfortunately a small is too short although it fits much better otherwise.

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PostPosted: Wed Jun 18, 2014 9:02 am 
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Full zip or 3/4 zip?


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PostPosted: Wed Jun 18, 2014 5:40 pm 
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I would just go to a seamstress, have them remove 2" of material (at the bottom side) from each side of the jersey, re-attach. That will make it fit snugger. You can also buy gripper material from swimsuit or sewing supply companies.

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PostPosted: Wed Jun 18, 2014 9:27 pm 
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Full zip jerseys.

I'd rather not have to pay a seamstress for this as I got the jerseys for cheaper than the mods cost and its certain that I will be on a different team next year.

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Maybe Velcro?


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PostPosted: Fri Jun 20, 2014 4:29 pm 
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How about aquaseal or silnet? I've got some silnet laying around, I might try it out on one of my jerseys that does the same thing. My only concern would be how it would hold up to multiple washings?

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