I've found their sizing chart to be pretty accurate. Price: $195 / Sizing: XS-XXL / Color: pink and raisin / Composition: 61% Polyester, 39% Merino. 5'-9" - 147 lbs. If you are buying a Castelli Gabba or Free Aero Race bibs then they are going to be pornographically snug. Forum Rules For that hight will you go for long or normal … I am 1.85 and 90kg. Rapha Touring shorts (size 30) £15 Some very light bobbling and a bit of the stitching is coming away, apart from that they’re in good condition! RAPHA(Cycling)-Women´s Classic Shorts-Regular-Size M (Capistrano Beach) $65 Rapha Long Sleeve Core Jersey in Maroon, Small, Fantastic Condition (Brooklyn) $70 Men's Lululemon Core Shorts - size … (Considering Rapha softell trousers), Rapha size chart excerpt: XS … Rapha vs Gore sizing Hi all. The Rapha sizing info for shorts/tights tells me that I am either too fat for my height, or too short for my waist size. The Rapha website says to size up on all Pro Team apparel. I'm considering Pro Team bibs and jersey. Rapha Pro Team Training Long Sleeve Jersey features, sizing and construction. Can anyone advise? Link Removal I am 6'3" cm tall, 77 kg, 34 inch waist, slim build. I haven't yet bought my 1st bike kit, and slowly getting into. Incredibly, despite most of Rapha's sale items being largely out of stock in anything above a size small, the Women's Souplesse Race Cape is available in navy blue and dark navy, in sizes XS to XL. I find the trouser sizing odd�I couldn't find a size that fit me properly. I’ve always found Castelli sizing to be spot on when using their sizing chart. 6’2 78kg with wide shoulders here and have to go large in castelli for the shoulders, leaves the midriff not quite as snug as i’d like. Premier Club (fwiw wiggle/dhb sizing is/was pretty good). The jersey features a classic three-pocket layout with a valuables compartment and pump sleeve. The fit difference between Castelli ranges reflects the intention of the kit. Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7Copyright ©2000 - 2020, vBulletin Solutions, Inc. OK considering some Rapha clothing for the first time, already wear a lot of Merino - Icebreaker, Swobo. Sometimes when you first try Castelli on it can seem too tight, but once you’re on the bike and you’ve worn it a few times it’s absolutely fine. Gravel is its spiritual home. I’ve a climbers, not sprinters, build. If you go a size up for comfort off the bike then they are not going to fit you correctly on the bike. Rapha Clothing Last Fall I flea-bayed my first piece of Rapha clothing and immediately new it was just a different level of clothing and it has been downhill (for my bank account) since that time. What’s the general sensus in sizing for these brands, go a size up? Newsletter Settings, Viewing 19 posts - 1 through 19 (of 19 total), Premier Partners for Singletrack issues & exclusive subscriber perks, Metcheck MTB Weather Forecasts At A Glance, Singletrack Cycle Of Good Inner Tube Belt, Singletrack Lockdown 2020 426ml Coffee Mug, Fresh Goods Friday 529 – The Quiet Mad Friday In Edition, Christmas Countdown Day 19 – MilKit Tubeless Bundle, A Dog’s Life Episode 4 With Brendan Fairclough, Track Walk: Brendan Fairclough’s Newest ‘Dog’s Life’ Line. 5' 9" and 170, 32 waist in jeans. Quite a lot of garments from Castelli in my wardrobe and 90% is XL. Top. To be honest I have worn it a handful of times only as I’m embarrassed to be seen in it. Before you direct me to their website, I'll tell you that I am familiar with the sizing guide for Rapha jerseys. I'm large size rapha. They feel pretty perfect right out of the box. A number of holes/pulls: both hips, rear pocket and shoulder. I’m yet to find a Rapha piece that fits well. I find the trouser sizing odd�I couldn't find a size that fit me properly. I wear Mediums in just about everything BUT rapha. Location: San Francisco; Price: $50; Read more... Cycling jersey Sponsored Link I am small in both, just like I am small in everything else. Contact Us 16 mountain passes are embossed in Rapha's Cima-inspired type on the back of the jersey. el stovey 33,724 posts I’m pretty sure that my bottom half is Castelli large, and my top half a medium. Hello, I would like to receive some comments regarding Assos sizing compare to Rapha in bibshorts and ss jersey. i can’t speak for Rapha, but i’d describe Castelli sizing as ‘****ing hilarious’. Components, Accessories & Clothing: 26: 26 Feb 2020 Two cycling brands dominate the premium apparel market: Assos and Rapha. Medium in everything except base-layers which I go for small to have a 2nd skin fit. Even Rapha’s own promotional material shows the problem; Raced to victory at the highest level of the sport. for Castelli Gabba II s/s I needed to go a size up. The Pro Team Training top is fully synthetic and made from a polyester/elastane blend … Small in Rapha is perfect. As per monkfish, I’m a small in normal rapha kit and a medium in castelli. It’s also going to depend what sort of build you are as well. Tight/firm fit is excellent for me Thank you Nir Israel Rapha sizing - posted in Buyers Guide: I have a family member in the UK soon and wanted to get a Rapha jersey and bib shorts. I’m after something really nice to wear on the road bike, I love the look of the rapha gear and also Castelli to. A size 'S' would fit me nice on the waist, but likely be too long. 6′ and 11 1/2 stone and long limbed, short torso. The guys who are about your size all wear small: I have a few of there jerseys and jackets and they seem to fit true to size. I like it fitted but I would like to be able to breathe to. Small in Rapha is perfect. From the Rapha sizing chart I seem to need a XL bib and jersey but could maybe get away with a L jersey. Castelli is slightly slimmer than Rapha generally. I recently bought a size large in the Rapha Pro Team Bib Shorts. Win Pearl Izumi Winter Gear! ie do the trousers fit 'small' or 'larger'? I haven't tried the mediums but from what I've read I might be able to squeeze into them. Assos T … 72kg. The race stuff is super tight and gets more forgiving as you move away from the aero focused kit. The topic ‘Rapha and Castelli sizing?’ is closed to new replies. 46″ inch chest here which seems to be xxl at Rapha and xxxl at Castelli. Currently i wear Fi Uno S5 medium, Equipe jersey size medium. Singletrack Christmas Countdown – Day 18. I prefer the Lusso Carbon bibshorts to anything else I've tried. I've purchased Gore Element jersey in size L and was pretty surprised: fits well: not skinny, not loose, quite long. Just to make you more confused, I have a ton of icebreaker and I am a large in all of it, but extra large in Rapha (at least in the jerseys). Seems right to me; I’m a medium in both Castelli and Rapha jerseys and I’m normally a high street medium. Considering Rapha cross bibs and cross longsleeve jersey If I am a 30 in waist, is it safe to order the appropriate 30" Small trousers from the Rapha fit chart? All fixable and still some life left. But each has clear strengths, such that the perfect cycling wardrobe is a health mix from each brand. I'm 5'11'', 158lb. Classifieds Rules I doubt many triathletes wear rapha, try cyclingnews.com Personally I actually find the whole Rapha thing a joke and I think they take themselves a little too seriously. NB: The Pro Team/Team Issue jersey is very close-fitting, please check the sizing chart as you may be a size-up from your normal Rapha Jersey size. I’m not skinny but I’m hardly a tubster either. CHPT3. For me Rapha tops are too long on the chest and once you are down in the drops the zip will ruffle up unless it is a quarter length zip. All Rapha orders can be returned within 90 days for either an exchange or refund completely free of charge, so you'll never be out-of-pocket purchasing from Rapha. Current Rapha is about just about normal – I’m a large with a 41″ chest, and it’s snug but not tight. 65kg and 5’10” (176cm) so surely climber not sprinter build. I think Rapha stuff is cut for a more upright position so if this is more your style they may fit. Mainly looking for a ss jersey, maybe a jacket to. If you’re a bit more rounded then Rapha sizing will work better. If you’re a lean athletic type then Castelli sizing will be spot on. 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