As a tribute to its loyal female customers, and as a celebration of the year 2013, Assos developed the eye catching SS. Lady ellisse Jersey. The number 13 holds a special place in the Assos community it symbolizes the perfect ride, Assos nirvana, and the notion that 'riding your bicycle is the key to personal fulfillment and well being.' The jersey's graphics might seem unusual compared to the monochromatic Assos line that you've grown accustomed to but, like all of the Assos products, there's exact reasoning behind the new, bright colorways. According to Assos, the names and colors that have been selected are inspired by great operas. So, when you wear the fun, musically inspired, and limited edition SS. Lady ellisse, Assos hopes that you experience your own level of colorful riding bliss. Now, if you're familiar with the Assos catalog, you'll immediately notice that the SS. Lady ellisse is based on the legendary SS. Lady jersey. This means that it's constructed with the same technically advanced, proprietary fabrics, only with the addition of Assos' light and highly elastic Plasma fabric. The jersey's front panels have been constructed using its Plasma and Superlight fabrics, which wick moisture incredible well and keep you cool, dry, and comfortable in warmer riding temperatures. At the back panel,. you'll find that the jersey has received Assos' patented, honeycomb structured Exoskeleton platform, which provides stability and support to your back while in the riding position. Additionally, it prevents the jersey from shifting when your pockets are fully loaded, and yes, it also assists in the Assos' signature 'click' when you're tucked into the drops. These incredibly comfortable fabrics are complemented by spandex shoulder panels and mesh armpits, ensuring a free range of movement for the movements of cycling. And back to the aforementioned 'click,' the SS. Lady ellisse's fit is anatomically shaped for the female body while in the riding position, ...