Planet X Hydrosphere waterproof jacket review

A great waterproof jacket for apocalyptic conditions

planet x hydrosphere waterproof jacket
Cycling Weekly Verdict

The Planet X Hydrosphere waterproof jacket does a great job of keeping you dry in really bad conditions, which is impressive when you consider the great value pricetag

Reasons to buy
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    Great value

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    Very waterproof

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    Fairly breathable

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    Decent fit

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Reasons to avoid
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    Details could be finished better

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Think you need to spend the earth to stay dry on the bike when riding in wet weather? Think again. The Planet X Hydrosphere waterproof jacket is a great piece of kits that will protect you from the elements without breaking the bank.

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Henry Robertshaw began his time at Cycling Weekly working with the tech team, writing reviews, buying guides and appearing in videos advising on how to dress for the seasons. He later moved over to the news team, where his work focused on the professional peloton as well as legislation and provision for cycling. He's since moved his career in a new direction, with a role at the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs.