MAAP Surface Team Vest review

MAAP is an Australian brand creating and making bespoke kit all the way from sunny Melbourne, but how does its Surface Team Vest hold up against the British winter?

Cycling Weekly Verdict

It's warm, snug and windproof but there's no avoiding the price tag. However, if you want quality, bespoke kit then the MAAP Surface Team Vest is an excellent option.

Reasons to buy
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    Well made

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    Very warm

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    Tight pockets

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Reasons to avoid
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    Very expensive

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    Could be more breathable

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For starters, the MAAP Surface Team Vest feels tough and has proven resilient over the testing period. Sure, this is something you'd expect, especially considering you'll be dropping the best part of £130 on it – but it's nice to see it borne out in practice.

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