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Old 02-23-21, 07:38 AM
Branko D
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Originally Posted by bruce19 View Post
Major differences between a tri-suit and a skin suit?
Padding is thinner and quick-drying, the fabric around the shoulders feels more elastic and it's a bit easier to stand up in it compared to a well fitted skinsuit; well, it has to be since you are supposed to swim in one.
​​Generally they cover less of the neck, too, but that depends on the model.

The Castelli trisuit I've got is really quick-drying, but cheaper trisuits I've tried and our club trisuits aren't really any better than regular summer cycling kit and worse than a few higher end summer jerseys I've tried, so the fabric is really going to depend on the price range.
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