Vangard Elite MTS windbreaker review

Basically just a base layer with a windproof front, this simple shirt is still a useful performer.

Our rating 
4.0 out of 5 star rating 4.0
£34.99 RRP
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Our review

Excellent base layer with beefed up antibreeze freeze protection
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Although the Vangard Elite MTS windbreaker is basically just a base layer with a windproof front, this simple shirt is still a useful performer.

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Based on Vangard’s excellent ribbed MTS Elite base layer, it stretches well to stay close to the skin and maximise wicking. The windbreaker panel down the front stops your lungs and belly getting frozen on fast descents.

On its own, it’s great for slightly chilly days or hard working high heat rides when cooler arms are actually a bonus. It still works well under other layers, although you do get a bit more sweat up your front than a standard base.

You might find the sleeves a bit short if you’re a gibbon, and it rustles a bit, but for the price and overall performance it’s a great core warmer.

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Product Specifications

Product

Name Elite MTS Windbreaker
Brand Vangard

Clothing Material Polyester
Loose Fit No
No. of Pockets No
Clothing Sizes Available L M S XL XXL
Available Colours Black White
Available In (Mens/Womens) Mens
Fastening Type Half-Zip
Sleeve Type Long-sleeved
Layer Type Base