GEAR: There’s no such thing as bad weather, only inappropriate clothing for cycling in the cold. Good kit makes all the difference... so for those willing to brave the cold... here's a closer look at Alé Bikewear PRS Logo DWR Long Sleeve Jersey, Graphics PRR Bibtights, and S1-Fall Baselayer.
In these dark times we need something to look forward to. A warm summer and some great rides wearing new kit will be a dream come true. Chuck Peña previews summer and new top kit from Alé Bikewear - the PR-S Bullet jersey and R-EV1 Agonista Plus bib shorts.
Just like Mrs. Pez - the right cycling baselayer is essential to keep me warm on cold winter days. Modern fabrics, design, and construction have opened up more choices than ever before, so here are seven different baselayers from Castelli, Alé Bikewear, Nalini, and Assos that I've been using for a variety of cold weather rides and warming requirements.
Merino wool is a better fiber for temperature regulation and moisture management because its fibers are finer than other types of wool. This means they feel softer to the touch when woven together and used to create garments - so right away they are more comfortable to wear.
Pez talks with Pietro Caucchiolli about the new Alé Bike Wear Cracle jersey & bib shorts for road cycling at Sea Otter 2018. It's a full kit for about $230 - including the jersey and bibshorts - which is a great price for kit that's made in Italy.
The PEZ Test-Sink pours on a torturous blast of water that would soak most normal kit - but Ale BikeWear's Light Rain vest from the Klimatik line does an amazing job of repelling water from the outside, while allowing moisture (and sweat) vapors out from inside. Check out this test...