Ride Protector review

Ride jacket, Lightweight jackets grouptest 2012 CA
Cycling Weekly Verdict

The fabric is very breathable but less waterproof than others and the seams do hang on to water longer than the competition. Despite this, it's a great value jacket.

Reasons to buy
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    Breathable

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    Great value

Reasons to avoid
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    Less waterproof than competition

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    Rear pocket can stretch open when riding on drops

As well as this highly visible yellow version, a semi-transparent black is also available.

Both share the same abundance of reflective material to aid nighttime visibility.

The squarish cut will suit riders with a less athletic build but it does mean the hole on the rear for pocket access can stretch open when riding on the drops.