cancel
Showing results for 
Show  only  | Search instead for 
Did you mean: 
Announcements
Welcome REI Co-op Members! We're glad you're here. If you can't access the Co-op Members section of the community, click here for instructions on how to join the section that's just for you.

Recommendations for a lightweight breathable cycling shell

Hey,

I am currently using a 'Performance" shell, made in China. It's about 5 years old. I like it because I ride slow most of the time, and it is BRIGHT Yellow.

I don't ride in the rain often, so I mostly need a shell for chilly weather.

Can someone recommend a liteweight, BRIGHT, breathable shell? (XXL)

Thx

Rog,

0 Likes
1 Reply

@rog48 Thanks for reaching out!

It sounds like what you're looking for is a softshell or hybrid jacket for riding. Softshell gives you good protection from the elements and also breathes really well (which is great for cycling). Unfortunately, softshell cycling apparel mostly is available in the fall/winter as it is often paired with light insulation to fight off the chill. Here are all of our current cycling jacket options that come in XXL. If you don't see quite what you're looking for we encourage you to circle back again at the end of the summer/beginning of fall to see what has come out.

Hope this helps!

At REI, we believe time outside is fundamental to a life well lived.
0 Likes