Castelli Cafe Guides & Tips


Want to get the most from your Castelli garments, protect them accidental damage or learn more about product information such as temperature ranges? Check out our guides below.


Castelli Care Guide

How you wash dry and care for your Castelli cycling kit has a massive influence on how well it will perform and how long it will last. Check out our Castelli Care Guide for details on how to treat you kit with love.

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What Does 'Waterproof and Breathable' Really Mean For Cyclists?

We get to the bottom of how 'waterproof and breathable' fabrics work and how to choose the right solution for your riding conditions.

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Getting To Grips With Castelli Temperature Ranges

Not all cyclists are created equal! How to make the most of indicated temperature ranges for your weather conditions and riding style.

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How To Avoid Counterfeit Castelli

The sad truth is that Castelli's good name is being tarnished by cheap, unofficial knock-offs. Here's how to spot a fake online.

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Is This Warranty? The Accidental Damage Issue

How avoid accidental abrasion damage, performance-kit pitfalls and tips to increase garment longevity.

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Base Layers: Out Of Sight, Out Of Mind

We delve into the world of cycling base layers and discuss why you should consider pulling one on – even when a heatwave strikes.

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A Guide To Castelli Chamois Cream

A brief history of chamois cream and how Castelli has revitalised this traditional cycling product.

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