The Womens Comet Lite Short Sleeve Zip from Icebreaker is designed to optimize temperature regulation while biking, hiking, climbing or running, the Comet Lite Short Sleeve Half Zip takes the strategically zoned fabric design of our best-selling Comet series and updates it with a lighter weight fabric that’s ideal for moving fast in warmer conditions. Styled after the classic bike jersey, this highly breathable tech shirt features 155gm jersey Cool-Lite fabric, which blends soft merino wool, natural Tencel and a touch of Lycra for stretch. The Comet Lite also features our corespun fibers, which use a nylon core wrapped in merino wool for added durability and strength that retains next-to skin softness. Strategically placed panels of corespun eyelet mesh amplify the shirt’s airflow and a deep front zip aids in ventilation, ensuring you stay comfortable during hot, high-output days.
- Cool-Lite fabric for faster wicking
- Corespun fabric for enhanced durability
- Lycra content for stretch & mobility
- Zip neck collar for temperature regulation
- Forward set side seams for comfort
- Strategically placed merino eyelet for ventilation
- Raglan sleeve construction for mobility
- Drop tail hem for added coverage
- Reflective center front zip & bonded back seams
- Center back length: 67cm
- Icebreaker reflective heat transfer logo
Icebreaker has been pioneering the use of merino wool in technical clothing since its birth in 1994. The merino is one of the world’s most ancient breeds of sheep, favoured by manufacturers for its tough but incredibly soft wool. Using cutting edge construction techniques, Icebreaker has adapted the wool into a system of layers ideal for the outdoors, performance sports, and the city.
Sustainability is at the heart of what Icebreaker do. They're not bothered with creating the latest technical fibre for their garments; nature has already created the perfect natural protection against scorching summers and freezing winters. By putting the environment before profit, Icebreaker have created a profitable sustainability through a balance of ecology and economy.
Icebreaker merino garments are soft and non-itch, warm in the cold and cool in the heat, extremely breathable, and have a miraculous ability to warn off odour. Icebreaker have adapted merino wool into a system of lightweight layers. Wear a next-to-skin layer in warmer weather, then layer up for insulation in the cold.
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