Presto

33 reviews
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Colour
Deep Marine
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Wear under your favourite top or fly solo in search of the penultimate tan. 4-way stretch nylon lycra provides secure support while HyperActive lining removes perspiration.
+Features
  • HyperActive lining wicks perspiration away from your skin
  • 4-way stretch nylon lycra front panel delivers support.
  • Wide elastic and Lycra binding for increased comfort and stability at speed.
  • Cut-away back lets you move and keeps you cool.
  • Designed & made by us in Aotearoa | New Zealand.
+Tech

  Weight: 90 gm

+Shockwave™ lycra
4-way stretch nylon with a non-shiny finish. It's soft against your skin, yet is incredibly tough and dries quickly. Blended with 16% lycra to deliver body-hugging performance and durability.
  • Composition: 84% nylon; 16% lycra.

+HyperActive™
A lightweight summer fabric packed with technology to keep you cool and dry as. The bi-component knit backs a sharp-looking polyester outer with a smooth layer of nano-charcoal polyester against your skin. Nano-charcoal disperses sweat to accelerate evaporation and is naturally anti-microbial to fight nasty smells. The fabric dries at the speed of light - great when reduced to hand washing on tour - and even performs its quick-drying magic in the wet under a rain jacket.
  • Composition: 75% polyester; 25% nano-charcoal polyester.
+UPF 50
HyperActive's UPF 50+ rating extends your no-burn time by 50 times over bare skin. Designs with a stand-up collar and long sleeves maximise protection from the sun's UV rays. Yank 'em up if it gets too stifling.

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Outskirts™ garments are designed specifically for women. However If you're struggling to find exactly what you need in the Outskirts™ women's range, check out our men's products for further options. Jackets, tights and baggy tops often fit both men and women equally well.

+More than Kiwi Made
Ground Effect clothing is crafted right here in New Zealand. Has been ever since we started back in 1994. Manufacturing locally works for us. We operate a quick-response system - holding minimal stock of any one item, but churning out a few more quick-smart when the pile gets low. The upshot is that we are seldom caught with our shelves empty, so orders get despatched the same day you place them.

+Washing

  • All Ground Effect clothing enjoys a warm 40ºC machine wash. Try to avoid cold-water detergents and those with bleach, 'oxygen whitener' or fabric softener.
    • The cold-water varieties have little enzymes that are super-charged to brave the cold but can damage technical fabrics and cause skin irritation. 
    • Bleach rots natural fibres like merino, strips the dye, attacks laminates of waterproof fabrics and can also cause skin irritation.
    • Sodium Percarbonate (the main ingredient in oxygen whitener) can make colours run.
    • Fabric softener and stuff containing it like wool wash destroys the water repellent finish on waterproof and water resistant fabrics, and can cause colours to run. 
  • As a rule of thumb, a product that is easy on the planet is also easy on your body. Select a mild plant-based soap like EcoverEcostoreEarthwise or Aware.
  • Hand washing is sometimes the only option on tour, but a washing machine rinses more thoroughly and is preferable if you have the choice.
  • Most Ground Effect gear dries super-fast so hanging on the line or drooping over the bedpost is generally the best option. High heat can damage some fabrics so if you do take your threads for a spin, set the device on 'medium' or 'warm' rather than hot. A lap in the dryer is recommended for your rain jacket, after it has dried on the line, as it helps recharge its water repellent finish. 

+ Shipping
  • Items are generally packed and sent the same day your order is received.
  • Costs $7 by overnight courier within New Zealand.
  • NZ$7 by tracked airmail to Australia.
  • Around NZ$15-25 by tracked airmail to destinations elsewhere in the world - calculated in our shipping cart as you check out. 
    • More shipping and tax details in our FAQ.
    Customer Reviews
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      EM
      14/06/2021
      Emma M.
      New Zealand New Zealand
      Great sports bra

      Comfortable and quick drying. Very happy, will order more.

      LB
      03/06/2021
      Lis B.
      New Zealand New Zealand

      Hi Ernie, oops I thought I had. Thanks I'm wrapped with the Presto, tis a good fit and comfy Cheers Lis Burnett_Taylor

      MH
      03/01/2021
      Mary H.
      New Zealand New Zealand
      Super comfy!

      Loved the Presto when I first tried it on - it’s a great fit and provides all the support I need. Then I tested it on a six day ride on the NZ Alps to Ocean...it emerged fresh as a daisy. Have ordered another as backup!

      AI
      24/12/2020
      Annelies I.
      New Zealand New Zealand
      Presto

      Perfect sports bra whether it be for short ride after work or a long day out in the outdoors!

      AT
      11/11/2020
      Anne T.
      New Zealand New Zealand
      Presto top

      Love this. Had one years ago. Now was the time to replace it. Infact I intend to purchase a second ine soon. Would love another colour option though.