24 great bits of cycling kit that will upgrade your cycling experience in the coming year Last week we revealed the best bikes reviewed during 2015, and now it’s time to turn our attention to the best cycle clothing we tested last year.
We tested a huge amount of clothing across many different categories, from racing to commuting, from base layers to jackets, in 2015. It’s been a good year to get into cycling and buy clothing fit for purpose.
Cycle clothing is going through an interesting period. There are some really exciting developments, in fabric technology and fit that are, in my opinion, far more valuable to riding enjoyment than the latest carbon wheels or aero frame. We’re a long way from woollen jerseys. Fabrics now are more breathable, waterproof and insulated, allowing you to dress for any conditions, with improved fit and greater emphasis on visibility.
There are some exciting products on the market. To make it onto the shortlist, and item of clothing had to get a 9 or higher rating to even be considered. Then it was the mammoth task of going through the list and rounding up the best of the best.
While we’ve listed the RRP prices, […]