While high-stretch fabrics make it easier to fit a wide range of body types using simple patterns the real problem is that elastane is very hydrophilic – once wet it stays wet and breathes very poorly. 7mesh instead pattern the Brittania to fit properly in the riding position. Using an Omega polyester knit with mechanical stretch, they eliminate the use of hydrophilic Lycra, while a textured backer wicks moisture away from your skin to facilitate evaporation giving you a perfectly dry and comfortable feel. Read more… The Britannia has five rear pockets - three classic top loaders, and two horizontal loading pockets, each with a secure zip closure on the side. The zip pockets have buttonhole pass through to the inside for cable routing, complementing the collar headphone loops. Whether on a short road bike cruise or setting out on a day long off-road adventure the midweight but airy Brittania jersey is ideal. Great fit, great moisture management and stacks of storage all combined in a stylish garment perfectly designed for riding.