Bontrager Starvos jersey review

The Bontrager Starvos jersey proves that you can get a great summer jersey without breaking the bank

Cycling Weekly Verdict

The Bontrager Starvos is a great lightweight jersey for summer riding, and comes with a very reasonable price-tag

Reasons to buy
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    Great value

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    Light weight

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    Plenty of pocket space

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Reasons to avoid
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    Slightly baggy arms

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Logic dictates that a short sleeve jersey should be one of the simplest, and therefore cheapest, pieces of your cycling wardrobe. However with some jerseys now commanding a triple-figure price-tag, you are left wondering where you’re money’s going.

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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.