REI.com
  • Online: www.REI.com
  • URL for this product:
  • From the U.S. and CanadaCall 1-800-426-4840
  • Mon. through Sun., 4 a.m. through 11 p.m. PT.
  • InternationalCall 1-253-891-2500
  • Mon. through Sun., 4 a.m. through 11 p.m. PT. English language only.

Novara Stratos 2.0 Bike Jacket - Men's

This item is currently sold out or unavailable online.

Or, may we suggest shopping for similar items:

Shop more Cycling JacketsShop more Novara

This page is provided for reference to historical product information.

The Novara Stratos 2.0 bike jacket proves that no weather is too foul to keep you from your ride. Bring on the rain!

  • 3-layer polyurethane-laminated nylon is waterproof, breathable and windproof up to 60mph; seams are taped for durable protection
  • 2-way stretch fabric and articulated elbows provide a full range of movement without binding or twisting
  • Jacket sports an abundance of large reflective stripes and reflective logo for enhanced visibility in low light
  • Rear droptail hem provides extra protection in the riding position
  • Underarm pit zips and front zipper allow ventilation; these 2-way zippers are protected by stormflaps
  • External chest pocket and 2 back pockets with water-resistant zippers keep your essentials secure and dry
  • The Novara Stratos 2.0 bike jacket has a drawcord hem and adjustable cuffs with rip-and-stick tabs keep wind and rain out

Imported.

Item 819019

REI Membership

Novara Stratos 2.0 Bike Jacket - Men's Specs
Specification
Description
Best use
Cycling
Nylon / nylon blend
Nylon
No
Yes
Elements 3-layer waterproof breathable laminate
No
Yes
No
No
Men's
Fabric type
Shell fabric
Sun-protective fabric
Waterproof
Type of waterproofing
Insulated
Reflectivity
Removable sleeves
Hood
Gender

Novara Stratos 2.0 Bike Jacket - Men's

Loading Ratings & Reviews...

Novara Stratos 2.0 Bike Jacket - Men'sis rated4.5out of5by10.
Rated4out of5byfromGreat Jacket, good fit, great design.Great jacket, I loved the color and design, the back pockets. Tried it out for a couple days. The lack of a hood is what drove me to return it, when not on the bike it would not serve well as a warm coat or rain jacket. I thought I could get past it, but after one cold windy day, I decided to turn against it. Otherwise, this jacket is great quality and looks awesome. Zips up on the neck. I would have kept it if I didn't want functionality/versatility over style/one-sole purpose.
Date published: 2013-04-01
Rated5out of5byfromNovara Stratos bike jacket = excellentThis jacket is great - it is lightweight and best of all, windproof. I commute to and from work and it is seemingly always into a headwind. This jacket does not let even a whisper of wind in which is great because it helps minimize the layers I have to wear to stay warm during winter commutes. This jacket performs better than expected. I couldn't ask for more.
Date published: 2013-02-21
Rated5out of5byfromGreat JacketMy husband loves this jacket. It performs even better than he expected. He bikes daily no matter the weather and he stays dry and warm in it.
Date published: 2013-02-20
Rated4out of5byfromDry and warmEven with the pit zips and back zippers open this jacket still doesn't breathe. Great for cold rainy days, but I doubt I'll wear it once temps exceed 60F.
Date published: 2013-02-06
Rated4out of5byfromWorks wellThe few times I've had to wear this jacket it kept me dry. I actually wore it a couple times when I had to ride my motorcycle in the rain. It's definitely windproof up to 60 mph. The only caveat is the collar on the coat. When zipped up the whole way, it really digs into your neck.
Date published: 2013-02-06
Rated3out of5byfromDefinitely WaterproofI wanted something to keep from getting soaked on cold, rainy rides. The jacket definitely keeps the rain out, but it is not really breathable compared to Gore-Tex. On rides at temperatures around 35F, the condensation is a real problem. This occurs even with the pit-zips open and not in the rain. One other bothersome aspect is the jacket's front zipper flap has the wrong gender for a man's coat. It is constructed like a woman's (right side is outermost). The chest pocket is a nice feature for keys, wallet, etc. Given the price, I would not recommend this, since it is only marginally better that a much cheaper non-breathable waterproof jacket.
Date published: 2013-01-22
Rated5out of5byfromGood ValueGreat jacket....rode home this afternoon in the mid 40's with heavy rain. Arrived warm, comfortable, and dry. This jacket is also windproof making it ideal for very cold days. I am pleased with my purchase and would reccomend without hesitation.
Date published: 2013-01-07
Rated5out of5byfromAwesome biking jacket!I was out for a ride and stopped in at REI for a mirror... wouldn't you know it started to rain while I was in the store... cold, grey, nasty... I had 20 more miles to go and I wasn't looking forward to it in my old jacket. I walked right back in to the store, purchased this jacket and had a great ride! I was dry, warm and very comfortable. The under-arm vents supplied just the right balance of air and still kept out the rain. I'd recommend this jacket to anyone that rides.
Date published: 2013-01-02

Ask a question and have it answered by REI product experts and fellow outdoor enthusiasts. Need immediate assistance? Use Live Help.

Loading Questions & Answers...

How are we doing? Give us feedback on this page.

FREE SHIPPING With $50 minimum purchase

MEMBERS, EARN A $20 BONUS CARD! When you spend $100 April 14-29. Single-use bonus card redeemable May 2-12. Details
  • Join REI today!
  • REI Membership
  • REI member benefits include an annual refund (typically 10% on eligible purchases).
  • Join REI today!
  • Sign up for REI Gearmail®
  • and get 15% off selected items!
  • Store Locator
  • Locate an REI store near you.
  • Find a Store
© 2014 Recreational Equipment, Inc. All rights reserved. REI, the REI Tree and Mountain design, Novara, and
REI Adventures are trademarks of Recreational Equipment, Inc.

Find REI on: FacebookTwitterYouTubeFlickrMobile site