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adidas launch lightest ever cycling jersey

Weighing in at a mere 65g, the adidas adiZero jersey sets a new benchmark for innovation in cycling apparel, as the lightest top ever to be released to the market. Constructed in a sharp solar blue with lightweight mesh materials, the adiZero jersey is designed to make light of the hottest of days in the saddle, keeping a rider cool whether cruising along a sizzling straight, or climbing the harshest of gradients.

Noted for its aerodynamic genius by judges, the adiZero jersey was Winner of the prestigious Gold Eurobike award in 2013 for Apparel.

The British Cycling version has also been used extensively by the team during elite competition, and will be worn in upcoming international road competitions. This pro-cycling insight was instrumental in ensuring the highest quality of design and construction.

So light it can float on a helium balloon, the adiZero jersey contains the most advanced cycling technologies available within highly functional materials:

  • Lightest full cam-lock zipper from YKK®
  • Engineered lightweight mesh material for rapid drying time
  • Open mesh where needed for maximum breathability
  • Ergonomically-angled back pockets for easy access while riding
  • Ultra-stretchable materials around shoulders and arms for the best fit
  • Lightweight windproof front panel to protect against the elements

The adidas adiZero cycling jersey costs £120 RRP and will be available from 1st June 2014 at