Men's Ultralight Vest

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We developed the Ultralight Vest to be the most minimal and lightweight protective layer we could find. At just 20 grams per meter, the Japanese milled Pertex Quantum nylon used in the front, sides and shoulders is 100% windproof, breathable and exceptionally light. A go-to for early morning starts, Tuesday Night Worlds cool downs or Col du Galibier descents when you've run out of newspaper. This is a must-have emergency layer that will find its way into your pocket most of the year.


    • Pertex Quantum 20gsm mini-ripstop nylon
    • Windproof and water resistant with DWR treatment to shake off light precip
    • Veil Mesh back adds stretch and ventilation for close fit without overheating
    • Reflective logos and trim details for visibility
    • YKK Low-friction Vislon two-way zipper with internal flap and garage
  • Fabric: 100% Nylon
    Made in: Italy

  • Caring for your cycling gear properly will extend its life and maintain its performance, fit and quality. It’s important to consider these instructions carefully. While we stand behind the quality of our apparel, not adhering to these instructions will void our warranty against manufacturing & defects.

    We strongly recommend washing your new gear before wearing it. You’ll find that your apparel will soften, and fit & comfort will improve after washing - especially with bibs & shorts.

    Machine wash cool, 86°F (30°C) with like colors: Cooler temps maintain better longevity for your apparel. Like colors, especially lights, will remain more vibrant when washed with like colors.

    Use mild detergent. Do not bleach or dry clean: Strong detergents & bleach can break down the fibers and elastane in the garment, dramatically reducing its life.

    Close all fastenings: this goes also for other garments mixed in with your cycling apparel. Velcro closures or clasps can catch on stitching or trim and damage your garments.

    Lay flat to dry. Do not tumble dry: Do not put your cycling apparel in the dryer. Even on low heat. Don’t do it. Heat can damage fabric, elastic and heat transfer logos very easily. Lycra (Elastane) is used throughout our garments to provide compression and support and is susceptible to damage from heat and can irreparably damage your apparel.

  • How do your vests fit?
    Our vests are patterned for the riding position, with a tighter fit across the chest and an arm opening with a more forward position. This is intentional to reduce flapping and extra fabric across the chest while riding. When standing, the vest will feel tight across the chest and torso. This piece should fit tight over your jersey (with enough room for a long sleeve and base layer), and shouldn’t appear baggy. We select fabrics that have some elasticity to allow for freedom of movement even with a tailored fit to accommodate some range of fit within each size.

    How do your jackets fit?
    Similar to our vests, our jackets are patterned in the riding position, with a tight fit across the chest and arms with a more forward position. This is intentional to reduce flapping and extra fabric across the chest while riding. When standing, the jacket will feel tight across the chest, shoulders and torso. The arm length might appear long as well. However, the intended fit is tailored for on-the-bike positioning where the shoulders and torso no longer feel tight and the extra arm length hits the wrists in the appropriate spot. Constructed without extra fabric to flap around - it should fit tight over your jersey (with enough room for a long sleeve and base layer), but shouldn’t appear baggy. We select fabrics that have some elasticity to allow for freedom of movement even with a tailored fit to accommodate some range of fit within each size.

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Our jerseys and bib shorts are intended to be form fit, providing compressive support, maximizing performance of the fabrics, and reducing fatigue and chaffing. Due to the compressive nature of the fabrics, you will be able to fit into more than one size. Please use the charts below to help determine your optimum size.

  1. Find your weight along the top of the table.
  2. Look down the column to find your appropriate size.
  3. Each size has a height range based on weight.
  4. If you find that you are on the upper or lower end of height and weight for a given size, the garment will have more or less compression respectively.
  5. Use the Dimensions Details Chart to futher dial in your fit.
  6. Still unsure or need help? No problem! Email us at service@velocio.cc. Remember that every piece is backed by our Signature Guarantee.

Height & Weight

  • 120 - 130
    130 - 140
    140 - 150
    150 - 160
    160 - 170
    170 - 180
    180 - 190
    190 - 200
    200 - 210
    210 - 220
    220 - 230
    230 - 240
    240 - 250
    250 - 260
    260 - 270
    270 - 280
    280 - 290
    XS
    XS
    5'3" 5'8"
    S
    S
    5'5" 5'11"
    M
    M
    5'9" 6'4"
    L
    L
    5'9" 6'5"+
    XL
    XL
    5'9" 6'5"+
    XXL
    XXL
    5'9" 6'5"+
    XXXL
    XXXL
    5'9" 6'5"+
    XXXXL
    XXXXL
    5'9" 6'5"+
  • 54 - 59
    59 - 64
    64 - 68
    68 - 73
    73 - 77
    77 - 82
    82 - 86
    86 - 91
    91 - 95
    95 - 100
    100 - 104
    104 - 109
    109 - 113
    113 - 118
    118 - 122
    122 - 127
    127 - 132
    XS
    XS
    160 173
    S
    S
    165 180
    M
    M
    175 193
    L
    L
    175 196+
    XL
    XL
    175 196+
    XXL
    XXL
    175 196+
    XXXL
    XXXL
    175 196+
    XXXXL
    XXXXL
    175 196+

Dimension Details

  • Size Chest Waist Hip
    XS 33 - 35 27 - 29 34 - 36
    S 35 - 37 29 - 31 36 - 38
    M 37 - 39.5 31 - 33.5 38 - 40.5
    L 39.5 - 42.5 33.5 - 36 40.5 - 43
    XL 42.5 - 45 36 - 38.5 43 - 45.5
    XXL 45 - 48 38.5 - 42 45.5 - 48
    XXXL 48 - 51 42 - 45.5 48 - 50.5
    XXXXL 51 - 54 45.5 - 49 50.5 - 53
  • Size Chest Waist Hip
    XS 84 - 89 69 - 74 86 - 91
    S 89 - 94 74 - 79 91 - 97
    M 94 - 100 79 - 85 97 - 103
    L 100 - 108 85 - 91 103 - 109
    XL 108 - 114 91 - 98 109 - 116
    XXL 114 - 122 98 - 107 116 - 122
    XXXL 122 - 130 107 - 116 122 - 128
    XXXXL 130 - 137 116 - 124 128 - 135
men's sizing chart