WHY BUY CYCLING SPECIFIC KIT?
Cycling clothing is specifically designed to make your time on the bike as comfortable as it can be. From protecting you from unpredictable weather and surface spray to keeping your nether regions comfy and sore free and of course, making sure you look the part, cycling kit is definitely worth investing in. The price of cycling clothing can vary, but typically the more you spend, the more technologically advanced the garment will be. There is a lot of research that goes into making cycling clothing fit well and prevent overheating, chilling and chafing so beware opting for the cheap options; you have been warned!
WHAT TO WEAR ROAD CYCLING?
If you’re planning to get some miles in on the road bike, make sure you are wearing the right kit for ultimate comfort. Whilst road cycling kit may look a bit odd to those outside of the roadie clan, it is designed to make you feel comfortable on the bike for longer and will assist you in improving your performance. Road cyclists typically opt for tight fitting garments to help improve aerodynamics and comfort.