Half Finger and Fingerless Cycling Gloves and Mitts
Classic, stylish and practical, half finger and fingerless cycling gloves and mitts are the ideal accessory for cycling the road or the trails. Offering padding for comfort, grips for security on the handlebars and a great look whilst on the bike , there is a wide range of well-known brands to look out for, and many different colours and styles.
Fingerless cycling gloves are suitable for all types of cycling such as BMX , road cycling, mountain biking, free cycling. Made with the latest high-tech materials, these gloves and mitts are stretchy for a perfect fit, and breathable so you wont get clammy or hot hands. The velcro tabs at the wrist make them nice and easy to get on and off.
They include padding on the palm so that you stay comfortable no matter how long your ride is. This padding is often made with gel for comfort and anti-slip properties. The padding also absorbs shocks, making for a smooth ride.
For a secure ride, silicone gel prints are used on the palm and fingers to ensure a steady grip on the handlebars and some half-finger gloves feature a nose wipe on the thumb.
The mitts come in a range of classic cycling designs, and there are mitts for men, women and children. Some use reflective strips to increase visibility on the bike where others are specifically designed to fold up small so that they can easily be slipped into a pocket.
For a vintage look, go for classic crochet and leather cycling mitts. The design is from the 1960s and they are made from crocheted cotton with leather padded palms and a velcro fastener. White with contrasting primary colours, or an Italian or French flag colour scheme, these are an enduring classic.
Leather fingerless cycling gloves are also available, for a classic look on the bike.