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Compression garments are increasingly being used by athletes, both during competition and as an aid to recovery after an event. Claimed benefits include better performance while competing and diminished delayed…

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Canadian brand Louis Garneau makes a wide range of cycling kit including clothing and helmets, with the Héros being a newly-introduced aero design. Like many aero helmets, it’s got quite…

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Gore One Gore-Tex Active jacket

The Gore One Gore-Tex Active Jacket is a light weight packable, water proof jacket specifically designed for cycling. With a retail price of £220 our expectations were high, so what…

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Bontrager’s Classique range packages modern features into clothing with a retro look and finishing details. It stretches to all the cycling essentials: jerseys, bibshorts, caps, shoes, socks, full-finger gloves and…

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Ekoi is a French company selling directly via its website, which is available in English. Its products offer good value and are very popular in its home country. It ships…

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dhb's ASV range includes summer and winter kit. The Roubaix bibshorts have a fleeced lining to make cool weather riding more comfortable

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Italian shoe brand Gaerne makes quite a range of road cycling shoes. Founded in 1962, it’s the brand of choice for a lot of pros including André Greipel and many…

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The dhb Classic Rain Shell jacket is a water proof jacket with versatility in mind. While not as protective as a dedicated hardshell, the intention is that it can be…

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We've tested the Cadence Collection 10-4 shorts. They're a casual design with a lot of stretch and made of water resistant fabric. But they do come up small.

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We test the RH+ ZY MIPS helmet. The MIPS insert is designed for extra protection against rotational forces in a fall, but adds £30 to the helmet's price.

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If you're after a comfortable pair of shorts for long rides, then the Castelli Endurance X2 bib shorts are hard to beat with the excellent Progetto X2 pad.

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Alé makes some of the brightest coloured and most distinctive cycling kit around. So it’s a bit of a surprise that its leg warmers eschew loud colours and large Alé…

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Part of G4’s complete Brazil National kit, its bibshorts are principally black but have their left leg gripper in Brazilian flag colours. This contrasts nicely with the mataching jersey, socks…

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French brand Café du Cycliste is based in Nice and makes a range of kit to deal that city’s Mediterranean climate. As well as being very hot during the summer…

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Cadence Collection sells niche cycle clothing collections with the San Francisco and Accent Viz being two of its current sock designs.

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The Sportful Bodyfit Pro Race jersey has been updated with a more aerodynamic cut that makes it faster than before, while keeping its quality construction.

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A shower proof offering with room for improvement, the dhb Aeron Rain Defence arm warmers were put to the test in a range of conditions

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Designed for chilly mornings or when standard arm warmers would be overkill, the GripGrab Light arm warmers are a great addition to any cyclist's wardrobe

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assos st.neopro bibshorts (4)-1

We test Assos's "entry level" £120 bib shorts, the T.Neopro_S7, with a simpler pad and construction and more generous fit than its higher end bib shorts.

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castelli rosso corsa skinsuit (2)-1

Castelli claims that the Body Paint, now in it’s third iteration, is one of the fastest off the peg skin suits you can buy. Cutting edge custom suits will often…

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mavic aksium jersey

We've tested the Mavic Aksium jersey which offers good value at £45, has a lot of quality details for riding in warmer weather, and looks pretty nice too.

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specialized sl pro bib shorts

It is probably because when I was a kid I was riding a red-and-black Specialized Rock Hopper MTB, but even nowadays, when I see any piece of apparel with the…

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Look team replica

The Look Replica Team Aero bib shorts include anti-abrasion panels to reduce road rash in case you crash. We've seen how they perform if you stay upright.

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