Your wish list is empty


Women's Merino Base Layer - Sleeveless

NOK650.00 (incl. import duty)

Women's Merino Base Layer - Sleeveless is rated 4.8 out of 5 by 32.
  • y_2017, m_4, d_24, h_4
  • bvseo_bulk, prod_bvrr, vn_bulk_1.0.0-hotfix-1
  • cp_1, bvpage1
  • co_hasreviews, tv_0, tr_32
  • loc_en_NO, sid_WBL01SL, prod, sort_[SortEntry(order=RATING, direction=DESCENDING), SortEntry(order=SUBMISSION_TIME, direction=DESCENDING)]
  • clientName_rapha
See all reviews »

A supremely comfortable base layer made from highly-breathable merino. Wicks moisture superbly and is naturally odour resistant.

Women's Merino Base Layer - SleevelessNOK650.00

Please select an item above

High-performance cycling base layer cut for women riders

Rapha base layers are made from the highest grade of New Zealand merino wool. The fabric is extremely comfortable, wicks moisture superbly and is naturally breathable and odour resistant. The Women’s Short Sleeve Base Layer has been cut specifically for a female shape, with a neat, set-in v-neck that has a finer binding than the men’s version. Other features include set-in sleeves and flat lock stitching, designed to ensure the fabric won’t chafe and to eliminate rubbing from bib shorts and bag straps.


Given the versatility and the non-take-off-ability of the Rapha Women’s Sleeveless Base Layer, the price tag represents pretty good value. Merino is never cheap, and this garment certainly performs better than looser or scratchier merino products that have a slightly lower price point.
BikeRadar ****½


  • 100% merino (18.9 micron)
  • Flatlock stitching on seams
  • High wicking
  • Quick drying
  • Highly breathable
  • Quick drying
  • Extremely soft collar binding


  • 100% merino


  • Hand or machine wash
  • Wash dark colours separately
  • Cold rinse well
  • Use Rapha Merino Wash, or mild detergent
  • Normal spin
  • Do not leave wet
  • Cool iron: 1 dot

Body sizing
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Best base layer for everyday I hope Rapha makes the Sleeveless Merino Base Layer forever! It is the perfect everyday base layer not only cycling, but for regular use. I wore it several times as an under layer without washing, and there were no odors whatsoever. It does a great job of regulating my body temperature, keeping me warm when I need to be warm, and cool when I need to stay cool. An essential and great product.
Date published: 2017-04-06
Rated 5 out of 5 by from very comfortable Had one of these already, needed a second to avoid constant washing given increased cycling. Beautiful garment, soft, great fit, very comfortable to wear and does not leave you hot and sweaty like other lycra products!
Date published: 2017-03-30
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Just the right amount of warmth I've worn this several times and though it's light weight, it keeps me warm when it's chilly but is also very comfortable when the temperature warms up so I don't overheat. Based on another review, I downsized and got the XXS ( I usually wear XS) and I'm glad I did. It's a nice, very comfortable body-hugging fit which is what I wanted without it feeling at all constrictive. I even wear it to work under lighter tops for added warmth.
Date published: 2016-11-06
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great Basic Piece Wore this tank top as a baselayer when I went camping last weekend. I was glad I had it because it was freezing out (at night) and kept me nice and warm on the inside. Really good fit, doesn't ride up, good style, and most importantly, warm!
Date published: 2016-11-04
Rated 5 out of 5 by from really comfortable and great fit It hasn't really been cold enough for me to test this base layer fully, but I'm impressed with the fit and comfort. I'm quite tall and unlike many base layers, it's plenty long enough.
Date published: 2016-07-21
Rated 5 out of 5 by from So comfortable I now have four of these base layers and find them so great for riding in as well as for casual wear. they are extremely comfortable, look great and easy wear
Date published: 2016-06-16
Rated 5 out of 5 by from I can't get enough of these! This is one of the most versatile pieces I own. It is my favorite base layer on the bike and casual tank top off the bike. I can't get enough of these and wear them almost daily to layer under things in the winter and wear solo paired with shorts or jeans in the summer. Sizing is spot on.
Date published: 2016-04-18
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Superb! I have long pondered whether to shell out and get myself Rapha base layers but I'm so glad I did. They truly are the best base layers of any kind I've ever had for any sport. Being very active I have used lots of different layers of different compositions but the merino wool does simply excel. It's lovely and warm and light but at the same time is the only example of a base layer I've ever used that does actually serve to cool me down once it is damp. They are more expensive than layers with less merino content but the benefits far outweigh the cost. Treat yourself.. You'll be glad you did
Date published: 2016-04-16
  • y_2017, m_4, d_24, h_4
  • bvseo_bulk, prod_bvrr, vn_bulk_1.0.0-hotfix-1
  • cp_1, bvpage1
  • co_hasreviews, tv_0, tr_32
  • loc_en_NO, sid_WBL01SL, prod, sort_[SortEntry(order=RATING, direction=DESCENDING), SortEntry(order=SUBMISSION_TIME, direction=DESCENDING)]
  • clientName_rapha

Hi, will either of these 2 colours show through a light coloured jersey? 

Asked by: Learner
Hi, this Base Layer may be partially visible through some lightweight jerseys.
Answered by: Rapha_CD
Date published: 2016-09-02

Hi I am in between sizes (35-29). Would you recommend small or medium? Thank you.

Asked by: Josee
Hi, due to the natural stretchiness of the Merino fabric we would recommend the smaller size. Base layers are meant to be fitted to the body. Should the garment not be suitable, we have a free 90 days returns period.
Answered by: Rapha_AW
Date published: 2016-09-04
  • y_2017, m_4, d_23, h_20CST
  • bvseo_bulk, prod_bvqa, vn_bulk_1.0.0-hotfix-1
  • cp_1, bvpage1
  • co_hasquestionsanswers, tq_2
  • loc_en_NO, sid_WBL01SL, prod, sort_[SortEntry(order=LAST_APPROVED_ANSWER_SUBMISSION_TIME, direction=DESCENDING)]
  • clientName_rapha


Rapha Service

If you have purchased a jersey this year and lost weight through riding, Rapha would like to offer you a 50% discount on your new size jersey.
Learn more

Take advantage of our 30-day guarantee on any of the Rapha Classic products below. If you aren't 100% satisfied within 30 days of riding in these products, you can send them back to us for a full refund/ credit.
Learn more

Rapha offers a free repair service where a crash or accident has damaged a garment or a failure has occurred even after significant usage.
Learn more

Similar Items