Rapha Super Lightweight jersey review

The stripped down version of Rapha’s summer jersey shares the same great features and classic styling with the rest of the range, in a lightweight package designed for the hottest of conditions

rapha super lightweight jersey
Cycling Weekly Verdict

Sharing the same functional DNA as the brand’s other jerseys, the Rapha Super Lightweight jersey works efficiently as a summer top. The more traditional styling and soft, comfortable fabrics make it a great option as an everyday jersey.

Reasons to buy
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    Practical construction

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    Comfortable fit

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    Hot weather performance

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Reasons to avoid
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    White accents get grubby quickly

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    Middle pocket is quite small

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The Rapha Super Lightweight jersey attains its stripped down feel without losing its ability to function as an everyday jersey. Rather than going for out-and-out weight reduction they have chosen a slightly more robust material and a cut that leaves the Rapha Super Lightweight jersey looking more like a ‘normal’ jersey.

>>> Buyer's guide to summer cycling jerseys

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