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Giordana Competitive Cyclist Team FormaRed Carbon Jersey

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Description

Ride like our boys in white.

Our racing team was treated to the top-shelf for all of their outfitting needs. This is no more apparent than with the selection of one of the most critical pieces of the team issue kit -- the jersey. We supplied our Competitive Cyclist Team with Giordana's FormaRed Carbon Jersey, because it provides a combination of intelligent fabrics and the most precise fit in the business. Now, we're providing you with a rare chance to choose from a limited selection of these actual team-issued pieces.

Starting with the bulk of the jersey's construction, Giordana went with its slightly compressive and incredibly soft Asteria fabric. With a nylon/Lycra composition weight of 140g/m2, the FormaRed Carbon (FRC) jersey provides a high-level of muscle support, nearly approaching the medical compression level (240g/m2). So, at FRC's denier, you can't expect much promotion of blood flow to the heart, but your muscle groups will receive some assistance at resisting road vibration and oscillation. Additionally, the material's threads per centimeter (TPC) is among the highest available on the market. In fact, prior to Asteria, the highest thread count hovered around 36 TPC. This means that, compared to most competition, the FRC is softer, more conforming, and has a higher level of wicking capability. And remarkably, Asteria achieves this at a lighter weight than most Lycra blends. Why is this important? Well, if you've worn compressive fabrics, you'll have notice that their heavy in comparison to traditional Lycra. So, this fabric encompasses their key traits without the detriment of a weighty, poorly-breathing composition.

For moisture management, Asteria features a honeycomb knit construction that rapidly pulls moisture away from the skin. From there, the moisture rapidly evaporates at the surface due to the fabric's new treatment. However, with Asteria's breathability being coupled with the ultralight Micro-mesh panels at the underarms and inner-collar, thermo-regulation and core temperature are so well managed that your perspiration will greatly reduced. But, should you need to perform an on-the-fly heat dump during an HC, the zipper is equipped with a full-length camlock zipper.

Now, you're probably starting to wonder where the 'carbon' is in FormaRed Carbon? Well, it's actually covering the back and side panels -- Host Carbon to be exact. Essentially, this material features a lightweight composition with a carbon fiber filament. Why? Essentially, with the carbon filament, material stretch becomes omnidirectional and controlled, but not just in the supportive sense. Basically, the carbon reinforces the honeycomb-knit Lycra, making it lighter, yet stronger, and allowing to universally stretch in all directions, not just four-way. Additionally, the carbon fiber blocks out static and rogue atmospheric electrical interference for an increased anaerobic output and a delayed onset of fatigue.

Rounding out the construction is the most important feature of the jersey --its fit. FRC benefits from Giordana's innovative contoured cut. Essentially, the jersey has been created on a curve in order to clone your body in the cycling position. By doing this, abrasion is minimized, and fabric bunching and pinching is eliminated. To secure this position, Giordana incorporated its Aerofix arm cuffs and waistband. At the cuffs, the new Aerofix design uses a low-profile, seamless cuff that holds strong while maintaining an aerodynamic presence. And for further comfort, the entirety of the jersey have been constructed with four-needle flatlock stitched seams.

For housing your ride essentials, the jersey features three rear cargo pockets and a zippered security pocket, as well.

The Competitive Cyclist Team FormaRed Carbon Jersey is available in our White Team Colors and in five sizes from Small to XX-Large.

Tech Specs

Material:
[body] Asteria (86% polyester microfiber, 14% spandex), [back] Host Carbon, [under arm] mesh
Fit:
race
Zip:
full-length camlock
Season:
spring/summer
Pockets:
3 rear, 1 rear media pocket
Recommended Use:
road cycling
Manufacturer Warranty:
1 year

Size chart

Giordana

 

Size Chart

 

Men's Apparel
 SMLXLXXLXXXL
Chest 34-35in
(86.4 - 88.9cm)
36-37in
(91.4 - 94.0cm)
38-40in
(96.5 - 101.6cm)
41-43in
(104.1 - 109.2cm)
44-45in
(111.8 - 114.3cm)
46+in
(116.8cm)
Natural Waist 25-28in
(63.5 - 71.1cm)
28-32in
(71.1 - 81.3cm)
32-36in
(81.3 - 91.4cm)
36-40in
(91.4 - 101.6cm)
40-44in
(101.6 - 111.8cm)
 
How to Measure:
For best results, take measurements over your underwear.
Chest:
Measure under your arms, around the fullest part of your chest.
Natural Waist:
Measure around your natural waistline, keeping the tape a bit loose.

 

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