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 Post subject: Winter wear
PostPosted: Sat Jul 07, 2012 9:19 pm 
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Anyone got any views on the Castelli Mortirolo windstopper or Assos itiburu 4 jackets? Castelli one looks more of a 'jacket' and the Assos more of a thicker jersey. I rarely get cold on the bike, even at 0-5 degrees....any thoughts on the above for a good winter staple? This isn't meant to be an Assos vs Castelli brand debate ..trust me !


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 Post subject: Re: Winter wear
PostPosted: Sun Jul 08, 2012 9:50 am 
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I use the Castelli Mortirolo and very happy with it. Typically when the temperature is 0-5C a base layer and Mortirolo is sufficient.
The positives are: great wind protection, reasonable in light showers, good side vents when going uphill and high collar.
It looks like a jacket but wears well as a jersey. Very comfortable on 5 hr rides.
Have no experience with Assos.


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 Post subject: Re: Winter wear
PostPosted: Mon Jul 09, 2012 7:55 pm 
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thanks man , duly ordered for £90 from Evans, seems like great value


Last edited by Frankie - B on Tue Jul 10, 2012 7:39 am, edited 1 time in total.
removed the quote. please only use reply when you reply.


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 Post subject: Re: Winter wear
PostPosted: Mon Jul 23, 2012 8:20 pm 
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ordered whilst 'in stock' 5 days passed and I chased - not in stock with EVANS UK, what a croc! I could trade up if I wanted!!! what a joke


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