Review: Pactimo Women’s Breckenridge WX-D Jacket

A slick and sporty jacket that doesn’t cost an entire weeks pay packet. by Hannah Ustel / Total Women's Cycling Pactimo’s extensive range of women’s cycle clothing performs well and looks good, and the mid-weight Women’s Breckenridge WX-D jacket is no exception to this rule. The cut of the jacket is great – slim at the waist and broad at the shoulders, so it’s comfortable without being boxy. The colourway is striking; a mixture of black, white,…

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Pactimo Summit Raptor Bib Shorts Review

Pretty much the best all round bibs I've tested, this level of comfort and performance usually costs a lot more The Summit line is Pactimo's top end range and after living with these Raptor bibshorts for the past few weeks I can vouch they are very top end and while they're not cheap you would usually expect to pay a lot more for this level of quality and performance. Read the rest of the review…

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Pactimo Ultra-Lite Rain Jacket Review

Pactimo's take on the rain cape theme, the Ultra Lite is a lot less boil in the bag than others and also offers a decent level of water resistance. The Ultra Lite's material is a woven elastic fabric which gives it a decent semi-form fit as they describe it. It's cut close enough to be able to race in, and even time trial at a push in the rain, as the transparent material keeps your…

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Bicycling Mag’s Gear of the Day: Women’s Summit Jersey

Our Summit Jersey for Women made Bicycling Magazine's Gear of the Day selection. Click for larger image  |  View on Bicycling.com . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  See the Women's Summit Jersey »

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Bicycling Mag’s Gear of the Day: Women’s Summit Raptor Bibs

Our Summit Raptor Bibs for Women made Bicycling Magazine's Gear of the Day selection. Click for larger image  |  View on Bicycling.com . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  See the Women's Summit Raptor Bibs »

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Summit Speed Jersey Review

Good value for money technical jersey with a superb aerodynamic fit The Summit line is Pactimo's top end range and the Speed jersey utilises technical fabrics to combine comfort and aerodynamics. Pactimo are based in Colorado and predominately concentrate on custom kit orders manufactured in their own Chinese factory but if you want something off the shelf though they do offer some pretty cool looking retail clothing. They use a mixture of fabrics in the manufacture…

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Pactimo Breckenridge WX-D Jacket Review

Like a long-sleeve gilet; a good combination of wind and rain resistance with stash ability Pactimo are best known for making custom kit for cycling clubs but they also sell a range of standard cycling gear from their website. You probably won't find it in the shops, but there are some interesting items such as this Breckenridge jacket, which offers water and wind resistance in a streamlined and lightweight outer layer. It's a decent jacket…

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Review: Pactimo Women’s Summit Raptor Bibshort and Summit Jersey

  Why You Want : You’re looking for a women’s kit with technical fabric that provides excellent fit, comfort, support — and looks good, too. Rating: 4.5 out of 5 Price: Summit Raptor Bibshort $160; Summit Jersey $100 Pros : Two members of the RoadBikeReview Women’s Test Team put Pactimo‘s jersey/bibshorts combination through its paces this spring, and both came away impressed, especially with the Summit Raptor bibshorts. “They are functional, sleek and stylish,” said one tester. “They were comfortable from…

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