The best deals on quality Italian kit that the internet has to offer right now

Seeing the little scorpion logo of Castelli on a piece of clothing is usually a sign of some high quality kit, but unfortunately that usually means that it comes with a high price tag too.

>>> Better than the Castelli Gabba? Wet weather racing jackets on test

Happily, the big internet retailers often offer some pretty hefty discounts – and we’ve certainly seen quite a few nestled in the sale racks.

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Here are just a few tempting Castelli bargains which have caught our eye…

Castelli Perfetto long sleeve jersey – was £150, now £99.99

Castelli Perfetto long sleeve jersey

Castelli Perfetto long sleeve jersey

Read more: Castelli Perfetto long sleeve jersey review

Not the convertible (like the one below), but the standard long sleeve model, although, there’s nothing “standard” about this piece of kit.

We’ve reviewed it and found it to be simply superb – waterproof, windproof and really comfortable.

Buy now: Castelli Perfetto long sleeve jersey at Chain Reaction Cycles for £99.99

 

Castelli Perfetto Convertible Jacket – was £210, now £100

Castelli Perfetto Convertible Jacket

Castelli Perfetto Convertible Jacket

Designed for rides in slightly milder but damp conditions, Castelli has incorporated a Gore Windstopper 150 fabric on the front, sleeves and yoke to offer lightweight wind protection – whilst a Nano Light material at the rear sheds water and allows for breathability.

Read the review: Castelli Perfetto review 

Buy now: Castelli Perfetto Convertible Jacket for £100 at Tweeks

Castelli Procaccini Wool Long Sleeve Base Layer – was £110, now £66

Castelli Procaccini Wool Long Sleeve Base Layer

Castelli Procaccini Wool Long Sleeve Base Layer

Temperatures have certainly dropped over the last few days – but a long sleeved, wool base layer can keep you much more comfortable for longer. This one from Wiggle is down to just £22 if you go for red or ‘mirage’ (grey). Nuyarn performance wool fabric is mixed with 15% nylon for greater softness and durability.

Buy now: Castelli Procaccini Wool Long Sleeve Base Layer at Wiggle for £66

Castelli Transparente 3 FZ Windproof Long Sleeve Cycling Jersey – was £145, now £74.99

Castelli Transparente 3 FZ Windproof Long Sleeve Cycling Jersey

Castelli Transparente 3 FZ Windproof Long Sleeve Cycling Jersey

Fits like a jersey, protects like a jacket – the Castelli Transparente features Windstopper X-Lite Plus front panels, with splash resistance thrown in. It’s a warm and breathable winter layer you can work hard in whilst staying comfortable.

Buy now: Castelli Transparente 3 FZ Windproof Long Sleeve Cycling Jersey With Full Zip AW16 at Tredz for £75.99

Castelli Gabba 3 Jersey – was £150, now £75

Castelli Gabba 3 Jersey

Castelli Gabba 3 Jersey

The Castelli Gabba is basically the best water resistant race jersey in the business. It’s lightweight, breathable, but keeps the worst of the rain off – and no brand has been able to knock it off the top step of the podium yet. Wiggle has the short sleeve (to be paired with arm warmers) version reduced to £75 in a range of colours.

Buy now: Castelli Gabba 3 Jersey at Wiggle for £75

Castelli Women’s Gabba Jersey – was £140, now £77

Castelli Women's Gabba Jersey

Castelli Women’s Gabba Jersey

The iconic rain jersey in a women’s cut, down to £77 in a number of variants.

Buy now: Castelli Women’s Gabba Jersey at Wiggle for £77

Castelli Belgian Bootie Oversock was £20 now £7.99

Winter has arrived – but some oversocks will keep the worst off, and these are just the ticket.

Buy now: Castelli Belgian Bootie Oversock at Evans Cycles for £7.99

 

Castelli makes proper top end kit but there are a lot of deals floating around – keep checking back for more…