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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Review: Pactimo Ultra-Light Rain Jacket

A clear, breathable rain jacket that fits in your jersey pocket. by Hannah Ustel / Total Women's Cycling Pactimo began in 2003 in Denver, Colorado and continues to manufacture custom cycling clothing from their factory in China for a huge number of teams worldwide. Alongside their custom apparel, they now offer a branded line of well-thought out gear with plenty to tempt us ladies to part with our cash. The Women’s Ultra-Light rain jacket comes in two…

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Review: Pactimo Summit Raptor Bibs

Adele may have found her perfect pair of bib shorts... by Adele Mitchell / Total Women's Cycling Every so often a garment lands on my desk that is quite breath taking in its fabulousness. Pactimo’s bib shorts don’t just fit into this category, they actually own it. I have rarely worn shorts so comfortable and of such lovely quality: they are designed for hard, long rides and there is a whole list of trademarked technologies…

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Pactimo Knee Warmer Product Review

by David Queen / Evo Davo I’ve been putting various items of Pactimo clothing to the test of late.  I use it and abuse it and as soon as I form a solid opinion I post a review.  I have formed an opinion on their Pactimo–branded knee warmers. Stand back. If there is any piece of clothing that has frustrated me over the years it has been knee warmers.  I would study reviews and marketing propaganda and then…

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First Impressions: Pactimo Raptor Bib Shorts

by Greg DeMuth / As The Wheels Turn There are only three points of contact for the human anatomy on a bicycle – and only one that spells the difference between a good day, and a not so good day. Pactimo’s Raptor bib shorts may be the difference between a good day, and a very good day. Until recently, I’ve been a die-hard Castelli man. After discovering their Free Aero Race bibs I thought my quest…

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