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Attaquer Shooting Hoops Kit - Men's - Men's
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While it's true that the interpretation of style is in the eye of the beholder, the presentation of cycling style typically, well, kind of sucks. Either it's too serious, too bland, or blatantly too Euro to a point of fault. This isn't simply conjecture either. If it were, the rising Australian apparel brand, Attaquer, wouldn't have felt compelled to ever start a line. And if its creative hand weren't being shaken by the consumer's, it wouldn't be on its fourth season of cycling apparel. Enter the Shooting Hoops Kit. Now, we know what you're thinking -- it took us a minute of head scratching, too. Yes, this is a basketball-themed cycling kit. Yes, it's loud. And yes, it demonstrates a bit of cheekiness, but there's no denying that it stands out. But as Attaquer even says, "We're not afraid to be different, and neither are the people who choose to wear our designs." You see, every quarter, Attaquer flips the script on its collection. Last time around, we saw epic owls, striped sailor kits, and neon Aztec designs. We had to have it, but Attaquer had no North American sales channels. Problem Solution -- we became the first to sell Attaquer in North America. So if you think that the Shooting Hoops kit is bold, you're getting off easy compared to last season. However, if you think that Attaquer placed all of its weight behind creative designs, you're entirely mistaken. Like all of its kits, the Shooting Hoops kit is made in Italy from Italian-sourced fabrics. Along these lines, the fit is also on point, which is a necessity for your b-ball webbing to align properly. But more importantly, it means that the conforming fit will eliminate any pulling, chafing, or general discomfort while you're in the saddle. And given that these Aussie designs were hatched below the equator, the fabrics provide 50 High UV protection in order to combat a scorching sun. And lastly, there's the chamois -- the make-or-break for any kit worth its weight in Lycra. It's also Italian, and it f...