Merino wool is the perfect material when it comes to warmers. Its light weight and excellent thermal regulation properties make it the discerning cyclist’s number one choice.
Breath Vélo offers a range of warmer designs, made with a 100% Australian made Superfine Merino blend, to cater for all riding scenarios.
- Arm Warmers – 200gsm
Arm: AU$55 = CA$51, €34, NZ$58,£30, US$38
$12 order shipping, orders over $300 free!
The Superfine Merino fabric we use is 100% Australian grown, spun and woven. It is not sent offshore to be processed but is made in Victoria, Australia. This means that our Merino retains a low carbon footprint by reducing the transportation required from the farm to our supplier, to us; all of which add to the already high sustainable credentials of wool fibre.
Our Merino is also certified ‘non-Mulesing’, meaning it is sourced from ‘best farming practices’ growers that ensure the highest standards of animal welfare.
The 170gsm (5 oz) Superfine Merino is light and tough, yet soft against the skin with a non itch feel. As the 170gsm regulates temperature so well, we use it as a base layer in winter and an only layer in summer, and have tested it from 0 degrees C all the way through to 38 deg C and can vouch for its outstanding abilities.
Other key features of Merino are:
- Fully breathable.
- Natural thermally regulating – keeps you warm in winter AND cool in summer.
- Naturally anti bacterial and odour free.
- Flame resistance.
- Sustainable, renewable and biodegradable.
- Ethically grown, locally.
- Guaranteed 17 Micron, Superfine.
- Not blended with other, lesser quality wool.
- Machine washable.
- Excellent colour fastness.
Jersey Size: To size your Arm warmers, select the same chest measurement that you would for a jersey ie. if you are a 107cm / 42" chest, select 107cm / 42" Arm warmers.
You can use the following measurements to compare our sizing with an existing warmer you may have, by laying it flat on the floor and comparing these measurements (Note: Measurements may vary +/-5mm | 1/4"):
N Length: The finished unstretched length.
N Cuff: The finished unstretched top cuff circumference.
N Wrist: The finished unstretched wrist cuff circumference.
For best results and product longevity, we suggest the following care instructions:
- Cold to warm wash. Cold wash for best results.
- Hang or warm machine dry. Hang dry is preferable.
- Do not bleach.
- Warm iron.
Bought some Breathe Vélo kit that you love but crashed hard and wrote it off beyond any level or wearability? We have you covered.
Our crash replacement program removes the insult from injury and offers you a 30% discount to replace what your crash took away. To qualify for the program, send us pics of your destroyed kit and we’ll assess if we can repair it or it needs to be replaced.