The Alpha Snap Jacket Makes Bike Rumor’s Clothing Roundup

by P.K. Hart March 11, 2015

Kitsbow has partnered with Polartec to launch the Alpha Snap Jacket. While not cycling specific, it looks versatile enough for commuting to the mild winter mountain bike ride.

It’s built with the usual top shelf fabrics the brand is known for (and a price to match…$389 for the top), with the piece named after the Polartec Alpha insulation originally developed for the armed forces. The body is Pertex, a durable but breathable fabric made specifically for outdoorsy garments, with Schoeller 3XDRY panels on the sides and forearms for flexibility.

Read the full article here.




P.K. Hart
P.K. Hart

Author




Also in Press

Twisted Spoke Features the Kitsbow Road Collection
Twisted Spoke Features the Kitsbow Road Collection

by P.K. Hart January 26, 2017

“As someone who spends almost all his time on the road, I’ve been hoping Kitsbow would eventually branch out and provide us asphalt aficionados the same delicious goodies. They did that last year and I’ve been thinking about picking up their Coleman Bib Short ever since.

Read More

Bikerumor.com Features Kitsbow’s Icon Shirt in Winter Riding Apparel Roundup
Bikerumor.com Features Kitsbow’s Icon Shirt in Winter Riding Apparel Roundup

by P.K. Hart January 19, 2017

"To get in the cool weather spirit, Kitsbow has released an update to their Icon shirt in new seasonal colors for this fall. It's the third year for their high tech answer to riding in a plaid flannel, which now comes in Paramount Blue, Huntsman Red, Vintage Noir, and Blue Ross Yellow."

Read More

Outside Magazine – The 13 Best Gifts for Cyclists
Outside Magazine – The 13 Best Gifts for Cyclists

by P.K. Hart January 19, 2017

"Kitsbow has transformed the lowly hoodie, a normally formless, beater piece of clothing that's as disposable as it is comfy, into a beautiful, enduring piece of equipment. The merino-polyester blend is both warm and water-resistant as well as exceedingly durable."

Read More

GET IN ON THE ACTION

Be the first to know about new products, great discounts, and where the Kitsbow Vanbassadors are headed next.