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Find the latest Cycle Clothing Discounts, Sales and Clearances
For cycling the 2012 Altura clothing range is probably the largest available and it is also stocked by plenty of retailers, which means that there are regular sales and discounts throughout the year. Clearance sales peak during the changeovers between the seasons as the shops make space for the next lot of stock. Currently we are in the spell when new 2012 spring and summer Altura cycling clothing is arriving and winter items from 2011 are being discounted.
There are 327 discounted clothes here from Altura with an average reduction of 36% and the largest saving is £85.0 for the Five/40 Waterproof Jacket available from Wiggle. The largest percentage discounts are around the 70% mark for example including the Womens Night Vision Evo Jacket Black available from Cycle Surgery. You'll find a range from the Altura Kids Sprint Jersey Yellow at £6.00 saving around £14, all the way up to the Five-40 Waterproof Jacket - Red, Red at £118.99, saving about £51.
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We've found discounts on 147 garments, with an average 35% saving. The largest reduction is £75.99 for the Altura Night Vision Thunderstorm Jacket from Evans Cycles and the top percentage discount is 70% for the Altura Womens Night Vision Evo Jacket Black at Cycle Surgery.
Some of the technologies used in Altura jackets include "React", which is a group of waterproof, windproof and breathable textiles, designed to transfer sweat from inside the jacket outside. Also Altura have designed a highly durable and waterproof polyester fabric for use in jackets called "Duratec".
There are discounts available for 20 Altura Tights, with the largest reduction being 45% off the Altura Thermostat Bib Bib Tights. This is available from Wiggle at a price of £54.99, saving £45.00.
The saving of around £45 is available at more than one retailer. and the top percentage discount is 59% for the Altura Cruisers Womens Tights at Hargroves Cycles.
Featured in many of the Altura tights will be their stretch materials such as "Roubaix", which is a knitted Lycra fabric with a brushed inner surface for better insulation properties. This is often used with Spandex and "Dura-Plus" in the obvious areas that require resilience to high wear and friction, for instance in Altura bib tights.
There are 83 Altura Jerseys currently available at discount prices, with the top saving giving 59% off the Altura Peloton II S/S Jersey at Hargroves Cycles reducing the price by £35.99.
The saving of around £36 is available at more than one retailer. and the top percentage discount is 69% for the Altura Kids Sprint Jersey Yellow at Cycle Surgery.
As you might expect there are a range of special materials used in Altura jerseys to increase comfort. In particular, a high-tech fabric called "Thermocool" is often incorporated for its temperature stabilising and advanced wicking properties. Coolmax is also common, often used with Merino which is very comfortable next to the skin.