Refresh your Wardrobe
Nothing puts a spring in your step quite like the first hint of sunshine. It’s a great chance to pack away the winter layers and get your wardrobe set for summer.
Short Sleeved Jerseys ...
Up to 10% Off
Jerseys are a great investment as they are handy all year round, acting as a midlayer in winter and as a single layer in the summer. A selection of pockets is always good for carrying energy products and other bits and bobs.
- Altura Airstream Short Sleeve Cycling Jersey 2012 £26.99
Hi wicking, quick drying, three pockets and a multi-panel fit.
- Altura Team Cycling Short Sleeve Jersey 2012 only £31.49
Altura Team replica jersey with all the features of the airstream.
- Endura Hummvee Short Sleeve Cycling Jersey from £34.19
Rapid-wick textured fabric, reflective zip and large rear pocket with media port.
Cycling Shorts ...
Up to 10% Off
A good pair of shorts can be the difference between comfort and agony (don't forget the chamois crème for added comfort). Bib shorts provide a better fit but regular shorts are a bit more practical, so the choice is yours.
- Altura Cadence Cycling Shorts 2012 only £17.99
8 panel design, antibacterial stretch inserts silicone leg grippers and flatlock stitch seams make for a comfortable pair of shorts.
- Altura Progel Cycling Bib Shorts 2012 only £44.99
Hard wearing stretch lycra bib shorts with proGEL muti density inserts. Highly breathable.
- Endura FS260 Pro Bib Shorts II only £64.59
Performance supportive stretch fabric with durable exterior and fast wicking inner, flat locked seams and 600-Series antibacterial Silver Dry® multi-density stretch pad for your comfort.
Most Coveted ...
Oakley Flak Jacket Cycling Glasses
The Oakley Flak Jackets are glasses designed with the sports professional in mind. Yeah, we all want to look good with shades on, but the functionality and performance of an industry leader like Oakley means they're not just a pretty face.
Water streaks on lenses are prevented by hydrophobic lens coatings, while height definition optics (HDO) provide unbeatable clarity at all angles. The Flak Jackets feature interchangeable lenses - an Iridium lens coating to reduce glare and get the best vision in bright sun, or a polarized lens to cut glare. 100% UV protection and meeting industrial standards for impact protection ensure that Flak Jackets are serious eye candy.
Baggy Shorts ...
Up to 10% Off
If you ride on the mountain, Lycra probably won’t be an option, but you still need some features of a Lycra short. A full day at a trail centre can cause similar chafing to riding on the road, so a pair of baggy shorts with a good liner is important. Great shorts feature Clickfast fastening systems and lots of vents and pockets.
- Altura Ascent Baggy Shorts 2012 only £35.99
A versatile pair of baggy shorts with a lightweight yet durable outer. Features removable Coolmax insert and rear waist adjusters.
- Endura Hummvee Baggy Cycling Shorts from £42.74
Teflon treated and with more pockets than a jeans factory - the Hummvee shorts are THE entry level trail/casual shorts and come with a liner and adjustable belt.
- Endura Singletrack II Baggy Cycling Shorts only £45.59
Top of the range mountain biking outer shorts with stretch thigh and back yoke panels and double or triple stitching on all seams. Fully clickfast compatible for added comfort when being worn with liner shorts.
Long sleeved jerseys ...
Up to 40% Off
Long sleeve jerseys are great for colder days, with longer sleeves helping to keep the colder air from your arms. Great to use as a mid-layer in the winter, the long sleeve jersey is a must have garment in the UK. Pocket space and reflective strips are features to look out for.
- Pearl Izumi Select Thermal Long Sleeve Jersey only £32.99
A Full length zipper and hidden swear proof pocket are two great features - is is the SELECT thermal fleece which will wick sweat and keep you warm.
- Altura Etape Long Sleeve Jersey 2012 only £35.99
Multi panel design with soft touch fabric and high wicking thermal fabric - full length zip and 3 rear pockets, as well as a reflective trim.
- Altura Night Vision Long Sleeve Cycling Jersey 2012 only £44.99
Ideal for anyone riding on the road with a full length zip, breathable fabric and legendary Night Vision viability - including an LED lightstick mount.
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Windproof Jackets ...
Up to 33% Off
Even on a summer’s day, the temperature at the top of the mountain can be noticeably colder than at the bottom. Regardless of speed, a few hundred metres of altitude can seriously reduce your core temperature. Lookout for lightweight, packable and ripstop materials, pockets and a tapered design.
- Madison Stratus Windproof Cycling Jacket only £21.99
Ultra light and breathable with a cycle cut fit. M:Tec Ripstop fabric for durability designed to be packed away until you get cold.
- Montane Featherlite Velo Windproof Jacket only £42.49
The worlds lightest packable jacket, Afterburner vented Enhanced Breathing Panels (EBP), 360 3M Scotchlite reflective rear view strips and a remarkable 98% breathable.
- Altura Transformer Windproof Jacket 2012 only £76.49
Transformable from a long sleeve to a short sleeve jersey when on the ride - also includes windproof React panels and is water repellent.
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Waterproof Jackets ...
Up to 33% Off
Sadly, the British summer has a nasty habit of turning and producing some very wet conditions. If that happens when you only have one day in the week to ride, you're going to end up feeling very uncomfortable, so a packable waterproof jacket is still an essential.
- Madison Prime Waterproof Cycling Jacket only £39.99
Soft Touch M:Tec 5000 waterproof, breathable fabric, fleece lined and limited lifetime warantee.
- Altura Pocket Rocket Waterproof Jacket 2012 only £62.99
Ultra lightweight with a performance fit all packed into it's one 'stuff sack'.
- Night Vision Evo Waterproof Jacket 2012 only £89.99
A best seller for its functionality, the Nightvision jacket is a great in the summer on the mountain as it is in the winter on your commute. Comes with free nightstick for added impact.
Cycling Shoes ...
Up to 20% Off
A decent pair of cycling shoes will dramatically increase your performance – a good fit and stiff sole will help to transfer all the power from your legs into the cranks. Look out for Body Geometry fit, stiff soles and venting – the key to cool feet.
- Shimano R064 SPD-SL Road Shoe only £53.99
Perfect show for club and sport riders - compatible with SPD, SPD SL and Look cleats.
- Specialized BG Tahoe MTB Shoe only £65.00
Tuned for effective cycling but built to be comfortable to walk in. Fits MTB cleats.
- Shimano M077 SPD Shoes only £69.99
PVC coated leather upper provides great comfort and fit. Also features three Velcro-style hook-and-loop straps with new off set closure pattern to avoid pressure points.
Cycling Socks ...
Up to 33% Off
A good pair of socks act as a base layer and take sweat away from your body and are also anatomically made to fit better in cycle shoes. Look out for coolmax and compression technology.
- Giant Ride Life Cyclist Socks only £5.09
Giant’s technical range of cycling socks allows your feet to stay comfortable and cool in all conditions.
- Altura Coolmax Sport Sock 2012 only £5.39
A great lightweight unisex summer sock featuring Coolmax fabric.
- Polaris Ultra Tec Compression Sock only £11.69
Full achilles protection against pressure and Friction Cuff grip maintains optimum fit and Right & left anatomically shaped with ventilation channels under the sole for active air exchange.
May 11, 2012 Bike Guides