Rapha Pro Team Insulated gilet review

Rapha is using new fabrics to create this great new insulated range. The new Rapha Pro Team Insulated gilet is a brilliant bit of kit

Rapha Pro Team Insulated Gilet
Cycling Weekly Verdict

Rapha has done a great job producing a warm, stylish and well fitting gilet with one of the most important factors, pockets! It packs down well too if you want to stow it away.

Reasons to buy
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    Well fitting

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    Three pockets

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    Good packability

Reasons to avoid
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    Limited colours

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    Material doesn't work too well once soaked

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Rapha has been leaning on new materials recently to produce some top-notch performance kit, something that has come good from its relationship with Team Sky. The new Rapha Pro Team Insulated Gilet works extremely well as an extra layer.

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Symon Lewis joined Cycling Weekly as an Editorial Assistant in 2010, he went on to become a Tech Writer in 2014 before being promoted to Tech Editor in 2015 before taking on a role managing Video and Tech in 2019. Lewis discovered cycling via Herne Hill Velodrome, where he was renowned for his prolific performances, and spent two years as a coach at the South London velodrome.