Originally Posted by poutanen
Yeah, just take the padding and hard plastic out first. Mine was starting to smell like hockey gear, the GF washed it for me now I'm less stinky.
Honestly though I bought it for the protection, and the side effect is I'm really warm. For full on spring riding I just wear the armor with no jacket.
How is the breath-ability? I sweat alot when I ride, even in real cold weather.