Rapha Cross Apparel
In lieu with cyclocross season, Rapha introduces its Cross Jersey and Cross 3/4 Bib Shorts. It also has an umbrella and cap in its line-up.
The Rapha Cross Jersey is made with lightweight merino fabric, which aids in keeps you dry. It has a racing cut, slim fit design with side panels. Six sizes are offered with reinforced foam pad on the shoulders and pink, red and blue stripes as Rapha’s signature design for the line. The Cross Jersey also has a rear pocket for stowing other valuables and it closes with n O-ring zip. The Cross Jersey also has a drawstring back where you can put it in after use, together with the Cross 3/4 Bib Shorts.
The Rapha Cross 3/4 Bib Shorts uses a lighter version of Rapha’s regular 3/4 bib shorts to accommodate the demands for the sport. It has neoprene padding on the lower back for protection against falls and it also has a key pocket there. Flatlock stitching was used to make sure that chaffing of the skin is avoided and mesh panels are found on the front and back for better ventilation. The tricolor design is stylishly located on the shin area for a distinctive Rapha look.
The Rapha-Focus umbrella has an ergonomic handle for comfort and shows off the pink, blue and red team colors on its canopy. The tube has a carbon finish to make it sturdy for anything. The Rapha-Focus cap still wears the colors of the Rapha team and is made from cotton. It is a five-panel cycling cap with a Rapha logo and signature as details.
The cap retails for $20, the umbrella has a price tag of $75, the bib shorts is priced at $215 and the jersey costs $210.