Dogma

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Olive Green
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Declare your individuality and belief in personal freedom with the Dogma dirt shirt. Fast drying stretch nylon plaid mixes off-road warm weather performance with off-bike good looks.

▸ Features
  • Fast drying stretch nylon plaid woven fabric.
  • Full front zip for maximum venting.
  • Stand up collar for UV protection.
  • Shoulder seams are rolled forward so they don't fight with the straps of your backpack.
  • Rear shoulder pleats expand as you reach for the handlebars.
  • Single 'backpack-friendly' hipster security pocket.
  • Designed & made by us in Aotearoa | New Zealand.
▸ Tech

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Approved clobber for terrorising the city, cruising the highways or café surfing. Unfashion garments combine comfort on the bike with sharp looks for when you hit the pavement.

▸ 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.

▸ Weight
160 gm
▸ 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. 

 

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    PM
    12/02/2018
    Pete M.
    New Zealand

    New shirt

    Magic perfect to ride in

    SF
    07/01/2018
    Steve F.
    New Zealand

    Dogma

    Short sleeved buttoned shirts generally make me feel like Andy Sipowicz but I'm loving the Dogma as a casual shirt as well as being cracker on the bike.

    PB
    05/01/2018
    Peter B.
    Australia

    Dogma

    Have to admit, I am impressed with the shirt. The hip pocket with zip I thought was a little dubious but, after wearing the shirt, using the pocket, I am very impressed. Some designer bloke in your employ come up with a great idea. Style is good to, I can wear to the pub and look very respectable, especially to the opposite ***. Well done Ground Effect

    AE
    20/11/2017
    Andrew E.
    New Zealand

    Dogma Shirt

    I was looking for a good quality jersey that did not have rear pockets with a different look to your average cycling top. This fits the bill perfectly. The fabric has a nice feel and it is comfortable to wear with a backpack.

    SM
    12/06/2017
    Sue M.

    Dogma did the job in style

    We have just been on a cycling holiday in the Loire Valley in France. We wanted to spend long days in the saddle but feel at home when we hopped off the bikes for a Bistro lunch. Dogma fitted the bill perfectly, and it dried overnight in our room even when it was raining!

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