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Castelli Skratch Labs Team Jersey - Short-Sleeve - Men's - Men's
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With the same classic, no-fuss design as the jerseys Castelli provides its professional team riders, the new Skratch Labs Team Jersey was built for the long haul. It was made using the same tried-and-proven platform as its Velocissimo, meaning that it features Castelli's best fabrics and streamlined cut to keep you comfortable and dry out on the roads this season. Castelli constructed the Team from its proprietary Prosecco Strada fabric. This material was selected for three reasons -- its controlled stretch, light, breathable weight, and all-encompassing comfort. Going in order of operations, the controlled stretch of the fabric creates a supportive fit that dampens the effect of road vibration and oscillation in order to minimize muscle fatigue. Additionally, it permits Castelli to optimize the shape of the jersey for the perfect cycling fit. Secondly, Prosecco Strada features a lightweight composition that feels light and airy on the skin, while remaining highly breathable. This has been furthered through the incorporation of subtly placed mesh side panels. So, you don't have to worry about overheating during long, exhaustive efforts in the saddle. However, no matter how good the material, sweat is inevitable. That's why Castelli also gave the jersey its patented Prosecco treatment. This process is a topical, hydrophilic treatment that spreads moisture out over a larger surface area for rapid evaporation. Ultimately, it keeps you cooler and drier over your race or ride. Adding to the fit, the Team jersey has been cut to a race style. Accordingly, the seams are shaped to the body while it's in the cycling position, and the jersey incorporates what Castelli calls "set-in" sleeves. This means that the seams have been shifted to allow the sleeves to be inset in order to match the position of forward reach to the bars. By doing this, Castelli eliminates unwanted bunching, pulling, and the abrasion that comes as a result. In addition to comfort, Castelli gave the T...