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The new Race Ultra Pro 5 vest pack is a low form factor, fully functional, and adaptable vest building on the success of both the previous Race Ultra 5 and All Terrain Pro vest. Fully adaptable to the wearer and multiple storage options make it perfect for any trail or terrain whether racing or training.
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- Reviewed by Ultralight Outdoor Gear
- Comfort: Designed with comfort in mind the low form factor Race Ultra Pro 5 features 4 way stretch nylon and 150g stretch mesh pockets designed to stretch and distribute weight and bulk evenly. A light weight breathable mesh back panel helps regulate temperature when out on the trails.
- Storage: Designed for ease of access on the fly - pack your vest your way with a 4-way stretch nylon main compartment with combined easy access lumbar pocket and secure device pocket. Plenty of up front storage with a 8 pocket configuration including two zip entry lower flask pockets for storing the new inov-8 Ultraflask 0.5, glove/hat storage pocket, secure device pockets front, upfront alternative flask/storage pocket, two small mesh pockets up top. Finally two large stretch mesh stash pockets perfect for storing all your easy access items.
- Adaptability: Designed to be form fitting the Race Ultra Pro 5 is fully adaptable to the wearer with ‘set and forget’ adjustable elastic sternum straps and rear adjustment straps in side pockets optimum fit can be achieved . Flask position - the choice is yours with two options of flask position. Pole position - store these upfront, to the rear the choice is yours with new access on the move pole mounts.
- Stay Hydrated: Including the new inov-8 Ultraflask 0.5 with removable tube hydration can be adapted to you and your style. Also included is the new inov-8 Speedcup ideal for race requirements.
- Small/Medium weighs: 364g
- Large/XLarge weighs: 370g
- 4-way stretch Nylon with DWR treatment / N30D ripstop nylon / 2 way Polyester stretch mesh / Monofilament reinforced mesh