Womens Road Bike Bib Shorts Craft Hale Glow. However, it’d be doing a disservice to the other details such as its materials, construction, and chamois, to not argue that they also make the Hale such impressive bib shorts. These bib shorts feature a smooth and adjustable women-specific bib construction for ergonomic comfort, along with a simple hook closure to quickly and easily answer nature’s call. These bib shorts are made from a Lycra Sport Energy body-control fabric with 4-way stretch, which helps reduce muscle vibration over rough roads thus reducing premature fatigue so you can ride stronger and for longer.
Womens Road Bike Bib Shorts De Marchi Perfecto. If you’re familiar with the Italian brand’s history, chances are we don’t have to tell you about the rich heritage, performance construction, high-end Italian craftsmanship, or iconic cut that the Perfecto Bibs have offered for years — but with the newest model we find it tailored specifically for us, contouring to our hips, and using a chamois designed to support our most sensitive anatomy. De Marchi uses its iconic cut, paired with selective compression that maps its way across key muscle groups through 3D anatomic modeling, using different materials to follow leg movements in all phases of pedaling. This means whether you’re out of the saddle mashing up a steep climb, or cruising in the flats, you’ll feel supported by these meticulously designed bibs.
Womens Road Bike Bib Shorts Giordana FR C Pro. These bib shorts feature the renowned details of the standard FR-C and figuratively disappear when on rides. Pair with an FR-C Pro jersey, and you’ll have a smart looking kit that you’ll want to wear on every ride. The FR-C Pro is constructed from 220 gram, 50 thread count Lycra offering optimal compression to promote blood flow and reduce the fatigue caused by road vibrations and muscle oscillation over long hours in the saddle.
Womens Road Bike Bib Shorts Giro Chrono Expert Halter. We’ve had enough of wrestling with kits amid nature breaks, and dealing with uncomfortable buckles that dig into our sternum, and the unique halter approach to bibs doesn’t fall short of making our life easier. The Chrono Expert Halter Bib Shorts continue that trend up top, but take things a step further by also taking our environmental considerations seriously, and bringing in Renew Series fabrics made from recycled materials to add sustainability to our kits. Renew Series still maintains the same compressive and supportive properties as new fibers do, but with the added benefit of reducing the impact on the planet.
Womens Road Bike Jersey Santini Volo. For example, piecing together the perfect aerodynamic kit with pieces like the Santini Volo Jersey can offer us free speed on the peloton. Crafted from Santini’s signature Rudy and Bodyfit fabrics, the Volo Jersey contours to you with a second-skin fit that’s snug, and doesn’t leave room for bulk or speed-sucking wrinkles. It provides breathability in heat, thanks to Rudy’s moisture-wicking properties, while the minimalist Bodyfit fabric wraps the sleeves, and scales in at just 90-grams per square meter, so you can be sure you’re not carrying more weight up the climbs than you need to.
Womens Road Bike Jersey SheBeest Bellissima Short Sleeve. However, that’s not to say it’s lacking in functionality or comfort. The Bellissima features an elliptical hemline that gracefully slides across your hips without uncomfortable bunching or irritation. Its quick-drying synthetic fabric ensures maximum comfort through stifling summer conditions.
Womens Road Bike Jersey SheBeest Virtue. A supple, stretchy fabric maintains a form-flattering, sleek fit, while the flatlock seam construction prevents you from incurring hot spots or discomfort when riding. Additionally, the deep-cut, contoured arm hole are designed for premium compatibility when worn with racerback sports bras. A bevy of drop-in pockets keep necessities close, while the zippered pocket features a moisture-resistant lining, making it ideal for sensitive items such as your phone or media device.
Womens Road Bike Jersey Showers Pass Alpine Long Sleeve. Aiming to make you visible to motorists and other road users from every angle, the brand included 13 different reflective accents throughout the jersey to illuminate you when you’re pedaling along dim back roads and on overcast days. Best of all, the brand managed to do so tastefully, adding a large back reflective accent that’s only visible at night so you end up with a jersey that isn’t purely about function.
Womens Road Bike Jersey De Marchi Womens Euro Nationals Limited Edition s. The Euro Nationals Lightweight Jersey is the perfect light layering piece, with just enough coverage to keep you feeling warm through cool afternoons, or to layer underneath when autumn leaves start to fall and things turn a bit more brisk. And with exceptionally clean and classic styling, there’s no reason you wouldn’t want to add it to your transition-season wardrobe. The Euro Nationals Light Weight Jersey aims to provide you with the perfect Italian and French inspired style, and a clean European fit that’s form fitting, and flattering.
Womens Road Bike Jersey Giordana Arts Sleeveless. As part of Giordana’s Art collection, these jerseys are special editions released in a new collection of colors and designs each year. Though it doesn’t look like a typical cycling jersey, the Arts Sleeveless Jersey occupies a far different realm than that old running tank you sometimes throw on for easy spins. The top is constructed with Giordana’s Portofino fabric, a soft, stretchy synthetic that’s then cut along Giordana’s Women’s Contour guidelines for a fit that will follow your movements while you’re in riding position while continuously drawing moisture away from your skin to keep you dry and cool.
Womens Road Bike Jersey Giordana FR C Pro Long Sleeve. The jersey’s front panel and upper sleeves are made with a microfiber polyester that is wonderfully soft and utilizes mechanical stretching for an optimal fit when in the saddle. Its back panel, pockets, and lower sleeve are constructed of a second microfiber polyester fabric with less stretch offering more support on parts of the jersey where stretch isn’t necessary or warranted. The FR-C Pro is a classy looking jersey with a printed logo featured on the left forearm and reflective accents and rear waist gripper made of 190e elastic to increase visibility in low-light conditions.
Womens Road Bike Jersey Giordana Lungo Sleeveless. Giordana’s Lungo Sleeveless Jersey indulges this impulse, letting us cool off on particularly hot summer days or even out our tan lines when that upper arm boundary is getting a bit too sharp. Except for the obvious difference, the Lungo sleeveless is largely the same as its sleeved counterpart: a jersey built for comfortable miles in a non-race silhouette that doesn’t dilute the experience of a ride with sub-par craftsmanship and materials. Giordana has long been known for its FormaRed line, which has been joined on the luxury/racing spectrum by the EXO and NXG lines of late.
Womens Road Bike Clothing Scott RC Premium ITD Short Sleeve Shirt. Mountain bikers have all sorts of protective gear available to them, but considering that road crashes generally happen at much higher speeds, it’s always puzzled us that there aren’t more protective options available. Scott aims to change that with the Women’s RC Premium ITD Short-Sleeve Shirt. This modern road jersey features Schoeller ITD ProTec fabric on the shoulders and sleeves, offers a high level of abrasion resistance that keeps your skin from getting torn up in a crash.
Womens Road Bike Clothing Sportful Hot Pack 6 Vest. Its weather-resistant design deflects wind and light precipitation to prevent your core from losing heat as you pedal. Sportful designed the Hot Pack 6 with a stretchy construction to ensure you can move however you need to on the bike, and gave it an extended collar and a drop-tail hem to ensure coverage on or off the bike. Rear vents provide plenty of airflow without exposing you to the elements, and an integrated stuff sack compresses the vest down to practically nothing so you can take it on every ride.
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Womens Road Bike Clothing Terry Soleil Hoodie. The long sleeves provide warmth on cool mornings, with a lightweight hood that tucks neatly under your helmet if a chilly breeze catches you off guard. It’s made of a light microfiber and spandex blend that is stretchy for comfort on and off the bike, with moisture-wicking properties that keep you dry when you’re grinding up a tough climb. The semi-fitted cut works well on the bike, but doesn’t look out of place for casual wear and other activities, making this versatile piece a worthy addition to your cool weather kit.
Womens Road Bike Shoes Fizik R1 Infinito Knit Cycling. The R1 features a Full UD Carbon sole that offers rigidity and power transfer in a lightweight, durable package. The knit upper molds to your foot far better than traditional construction, and is perforated for plenty of breatahbility. Comfort features include the Dynamic Arch Support design that provides structure and support and the Increased Volume Control System which shapes the upper around your foot, leaving you free to focus on pedaling hard.
Womens Road Bike Shoes Giro Espada Boa Cycling. Instead of diving in to budget shoes just to save a few bucks, find the perfect happy medium with the Giro Espada Boa Shoe for Women, designed with stiff carbon soles, and a price that isn’t too hard to swallow. These shoes are designed for the avid cyclist and new cyclist alike, with a comfortable fit and snug uppers that can be cinched down right where you want them, and replaceable walking pads, so they can last for years. Beginning construction, the Espada shoes start out with microfiber and mesh uppers that hold your foot in like a warm hug, but with ample venting, so that warm hug doesn’t turn into hot-foot.
Womens Road Bike Shoes Giro Rev Cycling. These kicks are built from the ground up with co-molded rubber and nylon outsoles for stiff power on the bike, and grip off of the bike, that’s partnered up with a die-cut EVA footbed to elevate comfort when you’re spending long days in the saddle. The uppers are crafted from supple and supportive synthetic that’s decked out with ample perforations and mesh panels to boost breathability, helping to prevent the ever-dreaded hot-foot. To help you secure the ideal fit, Giro equips the Rev Cycling Shoes with three large hook-and-loop straps that stay put while you’re riding, but are easy to adjust.
Womens Road Bike Shoes Louis Garneau Carbon LS 100 2 Cycling. With a palatable price point and a construction that represents a significant step up from the starter shoes you’ve been using, the Carbon LS-100 won’t drain your bank account in exchange for its responsive nature and contoured fit. Less expensive starter shoes tend to offer fewer options for customization, providing riders with a generous, but not necessarily precise, fit. All of that changes with an upgrade to a shoe like the Carbon LS-100.
Womens Road Bike Clothing SheBeest Daisy Short. These bright shorts may look like they are all fun and games, and we won’t debate that the bold and bright colors certainly bring a smile to our faces, but all of the fun is backed up by the serious structure of the shorts that doesn’t fall short. Shebeest prides itself on crafting its riding gear with integrity, using serious fabrics that can hold up to long miles, and it’s easy to see with the multi-material construction on the Daisy Shorts. They start with a whopping 41% spandex content throughout the black fabric, generously stretching with you to support your muscles comfortably, while the colorful side panels offer 20% of spandex that lets you enjoy a bit of give, but still gives a touch of compression.
Road Bike Factor Bike O2 Disc Frameset. Factor isn’t afraid to push the boundaries of traditional frame designs in the quest of building the best road frames available. The British brand’s O2 Disc Road Frameset forgoes many of the aerodynamic features we find on its other bikes, which helps the frame drop weight and improves the ride quality. The O2 is the frame of choice for the pros at AG2R, who count on it to help them conquer both the brutal cobbles of Roubaix and, later in the season, on hors categorie climbs.
Womens Road Bike Clothing Sportful BodyFit Pro Short. Built from a compressive, quick-drying fabric and graced with Sportful’s TC Pro Women’s chamois, this short is ideal for the cyclist looking to crank out serious miles on a regular basis. Utilizing Sportful’s Aero Flow Compress, you’ll find this short offers excellent aerodynamics and muscle stabilization, while simultaneously wicking moisture off your skin for a cool, comfortable feel. Flatlock stitching reduces chafing, as the seams lie flat against your skin to prevent irritation on longer spins.
Womens Road Bike Clothing SUGOi Firewall 180 Zap Tight No Chamois. With durable softshell panels that repel the weather it’s easy to get out when the days are a bit grey and the weatherman gives a forecast that’s iffy at best, and warming thermal fabrics insulate you to keep you cozy when those temperatures dip. Sugoi’s Firewall 180 softshell fabric capture both stretch and insulation for thermal protection with more comfort than other fabrics on the market.
Womens Road Bike Bib Tight Giordana AV. Giordana has dabbled in water-resistant bibs in the past, but the AV Bib Tights’ all-over DWR and the addition of windproof paneling on the front effectively elevate “dabbling” to “wallowing,” as in: The AV Women’s Bib Tight represents the brand’s most effectively weather-resistant bibs to date. The tights consist primarily of two materials. The main body fabric is Acqua Zero Eco Roubaix, a classic, brushed thermal material whose improved DWR treatment is more effective than the previous treatment used on last year’s G-Shield gear.
Cyclocross Bikes Frame Ridley X Night SL Disc Frameset 2018 A Belgian brand creating bikes for a sport where the obsession has no equal must produce a frame that is competition-worthy and the brand’s flagship ‘cross model, the X-Night SL Disc Cyclocross Frameset is shaped by traditions at the heart of European cyclocross and some modern features too. If you’re after a gravel bike, then the X-Trail has the geometry and demeanor you’re looking for.
Womens Road Bike Bib Tight Louis Garneau Providence Chamois. This full-length layer features a synthetic knit designed to wick away moisture and retain your body heat, while the face fabric has a DWR treatment to help it resist light precipitation. Four-way stretch construction ensures that the Providence moves with you, and the bib design is contoured to keep it out of your way even in your most aggressive stance. A women-specific chamois absorbs vibration to minimize fatigue and keep you comfortable in the saddle.
Womens Road Bike Bib Tight Pearl Izumi Pursuit Cycling Thermal. Slide yourself into the Pearl Izumi Pursuit Cycling Thermal bibs and stay warm while you’re braving winter’s worst. Made from thermal fleece that hugs your muscles to keep them warm while shedding water with PI Dry technology you’ll shed the weather with ease, and 4-way stretch offers maximum comfort, because while you want warmth for winter riding, you don’t necessarily want awkward bulk and wrinkles. Pearl Izumi adds some women’s specific features to these bibs, since we don’t share the same anatomy with the guys we ride with, like a sports-bra esque clip on top that is adjustable for customized suspender fit side to side, or snapping together in the middle.
Womens Road Bike Smith Network MIPS Helmet. Often times we’re limited to our daily commute to get in the weekday miles, and crave equipment that is versatile enough to bounce back and forth from one to the other. Designers at Smith seem to have received our asks, and answered thoroughly with the Smith Network MIPS Helmet. All new for 2018, the Network Helmet finds an uncanny balance of style, versatility, and performance, packing in MIPS and Koroyd technology to protect, with modern design and ventilation to keep you looking, and feeling cool, whether on your commute or your all-day epic.
Womens Road Bike Smith Overtake MIPS Helmet. Protecting your head on a ride is serious business, and the tech Smith uses for the Overtake represents some significant steps forward for mankind. Take the Overtake MIPS out on your next ride knowing that in the event of a crash, you’ll have some of the best protection available on your side, with the added comfort of a light, airy design that’s a far cry from the cumbersome helmets of decades past. To start, MIPS, or Multi Directional Impact Protection System, refers to the technology added to the helmet in the form of a thin inner lining that rotates slightly upon impact to absorb the brain-damaging rotational energy generated by side-angle crashes.
Womens Road Bike Smith Portal Helmet. Designed for those looking to hit the pavement as often as possible — but maybe not to chase down the podium, the Portal makes the perfect partner in crime on afternoon cruises and weekend coffee rides alike. It packs in 18-vents to keep you comfortable on the ride, and an adjustable VaporFit system that dials things in for the perfect fit while you hammer up climbs, and carve your way down canyon roads. Designed with the everyday rider in mind, Smith crafts the Portal with an in-mold polycarbonate shell, and ample EPS foam to absorb impacts.
Womens Road Bike Suomy Timeless Helmet. It’s now putting this same dedication to the R&D and attention to detail into its cycling offerings. We first noted its helmets atop the pros on Team Lampre-Merida and later atop three-time cyclocross world champion Wout Van Aert. These helmets are as innovative as they are unique and sure to stand out in a sea of easier to attain brands.
Womens Road Bike Jersey Giordana Moda Arts Short Sleeve. Utilizing bright, vibrant colors and interesting patterns, the jersey looks great on and off the bike so you’ll feel fantastic on the weekend century ride as well as the mid-ride coffee shop stop. Its advanced fabrics help promote moisture transfer, keeping you cooler and drier. This Arts Jersey features a slightly relaxed fit, giving you ample space in the saddle, and a full-length CamLock Zipper letting you adjust the airflow on long, stifling climbs.
Road Bike Ridley Helium SLX Frameset. It possesses a serious stiffness to weight ratio to make it a favorite amongst the pros on Lotto-Soudal in GC efforts as well as on tricky surfaces like the Strada. During the Grand Tours, the frameset doesn’t fear scaling high mountains or careening off them at warp speed. Hailing from the spiritual home of cycling, this road weapon is a beast of technology, packing in an featherweight and tough carbon layup, and aggressive, racy geometry that keeps you ready to attack at any moment.
Womens Road Bike Jersey Giordana Moda FR C Pro Short Sleeve. This particular jersey takes design cues from the technically astute FR-C Pro, which is comprised of 16 strategic panels for an uncompromising fit that’s supportive and stretchy in all the right areas. Giordana uses four-needle flat seams with two color contrasting accents throughout the jersey for irritation-free wear and eye-catching aesthetics. Delving into the jersey’s fabrics, you’ll find a unique four-way stretch along the main body that moves seamlessly into the shoulders and sleeves.
Womens Road Bike Jersey Giordana SilverLine Short Sleeve. The refreshing SilverLine series on the other hand, brings similar high-end construction techniques and materials to riders looking for a more casual fit and a more attractive price point. In this women’s SilverLine Short-Sleeve Jersey, soft and comfortable fabrics are finished in bright colors so you’ll stay comfortable on rides and look great.This jersey is constructed from moisture-wicking fabrics and a breathable honeycomb mesh is featured in key locations, to help move moisture from your skin to the outside of the jersey to dry quickly keeping you cooler and more comfortable on the hottest summer rides. The fit is relaxed offering a nonrestrictive cut without excessive material.
Womens Road Bike Jacket Sportful Giara. Soft Protec Stretch construction delivers easy mobility with a plush feel against the skin, while also keeping your range of motion totally free for unrestricted movement on the bike. Meanwhile, its DWR-treatment helps repel dirt and light rain when some unexpected precipitation crashes the party, while the semi-compact design allows for easy packing if the weather turns out to be warmer than you thought. 360-degree reflectivity gives your night-time rides added visibility and some peace of mind, and the streamlined, sporty styling of this jacket gives you a modern look that travels well everywhere.
Womens Road Bike Jersey 2XU Aero Cycle. It featuers AeroTech fabric which is breathable and manages moisture in the front and sleeves, while an Aero Mesh X panel delivers unparalleled airflow to your back. Tight-fitting sleeves reduce the amount of drag on your arms, and feature grippers for a secure fit that doesn’t need to squeeze to stay in place. Reflective trim makes you more obvious to other road users, and the Aero features 3 rear pockets to ensure you can carry your ride essentials.
Womens Road Bike Jersey 7mesh Industries Quantum. This clean kit offers an elegant look, thanks to its smooth polyester construction, and all of the tech that you need to make it your go-to piece for your daily rides. It’s built with feathery fabric that wicks while you ride, and offers UPF 50+ protection to keep you sun savvy on summer’s scorchers. It uses what 7Mesh calls a real-world-fit, which we would describe as a little bit slim, but with room to breathe that sets it apart from the skin-fit of your competition jersey.
Womens Road Bike Jersey Assos Wild Short Sleeve. What we don’t typically find from the classic and elite brand is colorful patterns, abstract designs, and bright hues. Assos’ Wild Short-Sleeve Jersey throws a curve ball at the brand’s conventional styles, with bold and modern graphics that dance abstractly across the top, adding summer-inspired fun to the sleek and elite fit that you’ve come to know from Assos. The Wild Short-Sleeve Jersey utilizes a super lightweight Type.