Oxford’s range of Urban style products is growing. The new Parka jacket now sits alongside our Kickback, Supershell jackets plus our ladies’ legging and jeggings to create a range of products that are practical if riding a bike and cross the divide of casual gear too.T
his new men’s Parka is a pretty special jacket and features Oxford’s Rainseal Tech making it an all-round performer for the scooter or commuter rider.A long jacket featuring a laminated integrated layer construction; therefore lightweight, waterproof and breathable. Packed with rider-friendly features, it has a removable hood and a high neckline to give extra wind and weather protection, with or without the hood. The Parka features a button down front placket for extra weather protection a storm flap on the inside with bar tacks to prevent weather ingress in poor weather conditions and is secured with a YKK Vislon zip for reliability. Abrasion-resistant panels made from 100% nylon on the shoulder and elbows makes this a tough jacket that will go the distance in the cut and thrust of a daily commute. The jacket is provided with CE level 1 protectors to shoulders and elbows and a tailored pocket for the accessory back protector for that extra level of protection. A snap fastening is provided at the bottom of the jacket plus a shortened zip, which is a must for a long jacket. This allows the wearer to sit down when riding. There is an internal drawstring at the waist for adjustability.
Fleece lined hand warmer pockets featured on the chest, with two large, water resistant box pockets with additional hand warmer pockets lower down the front of the jacket. The cuffs have 2 levels of adjustments via press studs and a reflective fold-out panel to really make the wearer visible at night from the side. Walking or riding, a really good safety feature. There is a Lycra sleeve gaiter included to stop wind going up the sleeve. Inside the jackets features a zipped Napoleon pocket and two large addition pockets. It has a quilted thermal liner (fixed) with 150gms polyester filling for the body and 100gms to the sleeves.