2012 Pirate Cycle Jackets

Get your order in for this coming winter

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08/07/2012 at 16:52

A few people have said to me recently that they want a pirate cycling jacket.

I am looking to get a kit order in around September/October time with delivery expected to be in the New Year.  If cycle jackets are to be ordered in time for this coming winter, we need to drum up the numbers fairly quickly.  Also this will be the last kit order until after Lanza,

Last year, the jackets were £110, quite expensive but brilliant quality and look fantastic. The price is comparable (cheaper) to most non-custom quality cycling kit.

If you are interested, please pop aong to the main kit thread and put your name down for a cycle jacket.

Cheers

08/07/2012 at 18:50

Can i add that i got a jacket late last year and it is bloody marvellous...well worth the price tag, if your worried compare LG's price against other companies and you'll see it is the same if not slightly cheaper....plus it has pirate power...nuff said really

08/07/2012 at 22:47

I hate this thread.

I am trying not to buy one of these jackets but I'm really struggling.

I wonder what I can sell on e-bay...

Britrisky    pirate
08/07/2012 at 22:56

buy it ...

M...eldy    pirate
08/07/2012 at 23:02

I have an original LG Pirate jacket and it is ace

Probably about 7 years old now and still going strong, even better for running in on those cold cold winter (and summer) days !!

TheEngineer    pirate
08/07/2012 at 23:12
M..o.use wrote (see)

I wonder what I can sell on e-bay...

I have a few suggestions. 

M...eldy    pirate
08/07/2012 at 23:24
TheEngineer wrote (see)
M..o.use wrote (see)

I wonder what I can sell on e-bay...

I have a few suggestions. 

Get yer coat Mousey 

08/07/2012 at 23:36
Well you've got to think he'd be better than GB... He can finish what he starts.
Hope    pirate
09/07/2012 at 07:50
I'd like one.
A jacket that is! If we're going to keep doing uk based Mdots then I think full pirate waterproofs and a duffle coat might not be a bad idea too!
seren nos yn canu    pirate
09/07/2012 at 07:53

I have thought about saving for one.............but I only tend to wear a jacket in very wet conditions........and i got the impression that these were more windproof and showerproof...rather than full on waterproof...................can someone clarify please 

09/07/2012 at 08:16

I wore mine doing LEJOG Seren, the only problem with water I had was from sweat on my arms.  It is wind proof, shower proof and keeps out all but the really heaviest rain where, to be honest, you'd probably just get off and wait 'til the rain passes!!

The only problem (if it is) is that it can mark with dirt and oil.  But with a wash in non bio and with some Nikwax thrown in on the rinse cycle it comes up clean again!  Not tried it out in proper rain since though!

Great piece of kit!  Go on Mouse, you know you *want* it!    

How long is poor GB gonna get stick?  He did complete IMW!

citizen 146    pirate
09/07/2012 at 08:17

Count me in , will also need "regular" pirate clothing , will go looking for the correct thread

Running Postie    pirate
09/07/2012 at 09:42

shall I /shan't I? I need convincing that I need one of these jackets. Some one sell it to me please

09/07/2012 at 09:46

It's yellow and has a pirate skull on it...buy it.

Running Postie    pirate
09/07/2012 at 09:57
Flat Foo..ted wrote (see)

It's yellow and has a pirate skull on it...buy it.

 still got to justify it, what is it like to run in? how warm is it?

M...eldy    pirate
09/07/2012 at 10:20
Not overly warm but you wouldn't wear it all winter ...
Britrisky    pirate
09/07/2012 at 10:37
My thinking is it'd be handy before and after races when you want another layer without losing your pirateness
IronCat5    pirate
09/07/2012 at 11:54

I lived in mine this winter. Do it.

Lee the Pea    pirate
09/07/2012 at 13:02

Hmm, tempted.  Sizing wise, I guess i'd pick the same size in the jacket that i picked for the cycle top; can any with both say whether that seems like a sensible thing to do? !  Ta

Gyraffe    pirate
09/07/2012 at 13:13

I've probably used my jacket more than any other bit of kit. Not for training - but for hanging around freezing cold campsides, race venues, carparks etc. It is excellent quality, offensively bright and has pockets and a zip - what's not to love? (oh yeah, the price. :-/)

Mouse - sell old clothes wot are too big.

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