Running can be at its most invigorating at this time of year. Autumn is turning to winter, storms are blowing in and the temperature is falling. To cope; one of our favourite classic-running brands; Iffley Road have launched a new gilet, and long sleeved half-zip in Merino.
A lightweight gilet for keeping the core warm without overheating, made from a technical three layer Italian soft-shell, incorporating an Event® membrane. The Event® membrane maintains waterproofing, windproofing and breathability. The gilet weighs in at just 125g (medium) and stows neatly into its back pocket. Additional features include: reflective piping above rear pocket; elasticated armholes and hem for optimal fit; fully taped seams; signature tri-stripe hanging loop and discreetly embossed Iffley Road roundel.
Thorne long-sleeved half-zip in merino
Made from 100% merino wool from one of Italy’s leading mills and woven in the Iffley Road trademark piqué, it is warm, with wicking qualities and completely itch free. The mill Iffley Road purchase fabric from directly manages and controls the entire production process, with its own ranches in the best merino producing areas of New Zealand, ensuring 100% traceability. The innovative spinning system produces a yarn, which is 20% softer, 30% more stretchy and 15% more abrasion resistant than traditional merino. Additional features include: in-seam valuables pocket designed for a key and credit card; fold down cuffs with thumb-hole; signature tri-stripe and hanging loop.