Cycling gloves are divided into two types: half-finger and full-finger, when buying and selling, try to choose the stitching part of the strong, palm part of the thick. Some gloves also have towel material on the thumb to make it easier for riders to wipe off sweat. Most cyclists choose gloves will consider the palm of the hand, joint protection material and padding ring protection gloves, but often will consider the thickness of the glove and non-slip leather effect to wear off. Then it is time to replace the new gloves. Gloves are the consumables of cyclists, but they are also necessary for cycling.
1. fit your hand shape
2. put on the gloves and hold the handlebars, move them to try the tightness
3. feel whether you can accept the palm of your hand pad
As for the type of gloves, they are roughly divided into the following categories.
A: downhill race gloves: thick for protection, rough shape dazzling
B: warm gloves: full-covered wind protection and warmth, limited use in winter
C: full-finger gloves: wear-resistant and flexible for the top quality
D: Half-finger gloves: breathable and flexible is basic, protective grip can not be less
In cycling, riders have a general understanding of the importance of using gloves, when riding, facing unavoidable traffic accidents, riders will naturally stretch out their hands to support the ground to avoid head impact, the brunt of the hands if not well protected, high-speed friction under the damage caused will be unimaginable, not to mention how inconvenient life will be after the injury.
Review: The basic role of bicycle riding gloves
In addition to achieving the primary condition of safety, bicycle gloves also have the necessary anti-slip shock absorption, wipe sweat and other effects when riding, sunny days is the prevention? A good pair of gloves is like a second skin, no matter how long or short the riding distance or how often you ride, gloves play the role of "safety gatekeeper" for your hands!
So, how do you pick a pair of gloves that suits you? Here we start from the function to understand.
A. Road bike gloves
In addition to the necessary cycling gloves to stop slipping, shock absorption and other functions, riders in the selection, should observe whether the glove in the tiger mouth to strengthen the anti-shock function, and observe whether the glove cut to fit the road bike handlebar, to master the comfort of the ride, to face the movement, the hand directly facing the force feedback, to avoid long-distance riding down, sustained road shock, resulting in pain and discomfort of the hands.
B, mountain bike gloves
The part of the mountain bike gloves, in the rugged road conditions, grip handlebar, should enhance the thickness of the anti-shock cotton, more than the road bike gloves, finger parts, strengthen the breathable function, in order to facilitate the riders hand heat, to achieve a comfortable riding experience.
Mountain bike gloves focus on "anti-shock" effect, so that riders do not get tired against Offroad and show excellent endurance.
C, Freestyle leisure gloves
If you are a casual cyclist who occasionally goes to the riverfront, or a mid-range user who wants to use gloves to provide safety for commuting to and from work, and the distance you ride is less than 50K, choosing a minimalist casual style will meet all your needs.