Finding inexpensive, dependable waterproof gear from confirmed manufacturers is usually a problem. Showers Pass appears to be like to be celebrating its twenty fifth anniversary by providing precisely that.
The CC Century jacket is available in hi-viz inexperienced Artex 2.5-layer seam-taped fabric at MSRP $139, making it their most inexpensive full-featured rain jacket. The biking-specific construct goals to accommodate bent elbows and options 360-degree reflective touches. Riding-accessible pockets, longer sleeves, and a drop tail additionally add waterproof utility for cyclists.
Showers Pass became Certified Climate Neutral in spring 2021, and the CC Century joins its eco-friendly lineup. “CC” is the model’s abbreviation for “clean color,” which refers to dyes meant to maintain dangerous chemical compounds out of the manufacturing course of. The jacket additionally contains 44% recycled nylon.
Vented armpits and adjustable cuffs end out the straightforward jacket. Notably, it doesn’t include a hood — you’ll need to maintain your dome dry along with your helmet. Regardless, it’s exhausting to argue such a modest worth level from a longtime model.
“When you need a jacket that just works, and is specifically designed for on-the-bike comfort and performance, the Century CC is a perfect choice,” mentioned Jeremy Rider, PR Director at Showers Pass. “We couldn’t be more excited to kick off our 25th year in the cycling industry with this reliably strong, versatile jacket that also takes it easy on your wallet.”
Check out the Showers Pass Century CC jacket here. It’s accessible in males’s sizes S-XXL, and girls’s XS-XL.