Contact: Celeste Niebergall

Cool Off and Stay Summer-Ready with lucy

Alameda, CA. – January 2013 – lucy®, a performance apparel company for active women, announces its 2013 Summer Collection. Tapped into the latest in warm-weather technology trends, lucy’s summer pieces outfit the fitness devotee as she keeps active, fresh and fit.

Equipped with bib buttonholes, pleated stretch reflective race system pockets and back stow pocket, the colorful Pack and Dash Ultimate Tanks and Singlets boast UPF, moisture-wicking and ventilation technology in all the right places. The Pack and Dash Ultimate Capri, constructed with flatseaming, elastic fuel belt loops, and ruched reflective trim keep her cool and protected in a UPF polyester-spandex blend.

The Pack N Dash Ultimate Jacket goes the extra mile with a removable shrug, sleeve thumbholes, sheer mesh and flatseaming for a flawless and fleet flight. For extreme cooling, try the Pack N Dash Short. Vented with mesh and a coolmax basket liner, and built with belt loops and reflective pleats, the Short is the quintessential summer weather run piece.

The Fast As You Can Tank, in both a vibrant tangelo hue and a jewel-toned bright purple, features a built-in bra with a side adjustable closure, pleated mesh panels, and a crossback with keyhole. The matching sway-worthy Fast As You Can Skirt (with hidden shorts) has quick dry technology, reflective piping for visibility, and a hidden key pocket. Made for easy breathability and quick movement with its adjustable racer back, the Fast As You Can Singlet has a drawcord hem and soft pleating.

Built for anything from a TRX class to a spin session, the Get Fit Sleeveless Top and Short Sleeve Top feature mesh top panels and side shirring for the perfect fit. Coupled with the Perfect Booty Legging or Pants, with strategically placed mesh for glute-engagement and an ultra flattering fit, this outfit makes for an ultra-effective workout get-up.

Get centered. The cinched front Novelty Heart Center Cami, has a built-in shelf bra and braided, stay-out-of-my-practice straps. Root down in the power jersey skirted Foldover Bhakti Capri Legging and the scoop-necked Namaste Burnout Tank. The bikram-ready Bandha Core Tunic delivers a back overlap with empire seam and front bodice pleating for an ultra flattering fit in cool steel shades.

As a company filled witih women who share a love of beign active, lucy understands the real needs of active women and develops thoughtful, well designed clothing that delivers performance that matters to women.