Wherever you’re riding in the UK this weekend you’re likely to encounter the beginning of our winter weather. Over the coming months we’re likely to experience wet, cold and plenty of mud when riding in the mountains and woods’.
Here we take a look at some of the key pieces of clothing for minimising the discomfort and prolonging our MTB rides this winter.
Endura MTR Primaloft Jacket – £124.99
This is the perfect jacket for those cold winter rides under clear, crisp skies. Lightweight windproof chest panels and windproof sleeves will keep you warm on and off the bike.
Endura Singletrack Trouser – £79.99
The singletrack trouser from Endura is made of tough, durable nylon with a DWR coating that’ll keep you dry and comfortable all day long. Easy access pockets and knee/shin guard friendly cut make for a fully featured, great value trail pant.
Endura Dexter Glove – £29.99
Windproof material is a must-have for winter riding anywhere in the UK and, combined with the durable thumb crotch and neoprene cuff, the Dexter Glove is an essential piece of kit to keep you comfortable on the bike.
Endura Womens MT500 Waterproof Jacket II – £199.99
The ultimate winter trail protection. The MT500 is an exceptionally breathable jacket designed for those inevitable downpours – fully seam-sealed and 3-layered fabric will stop you from becoming wet, cold and stranded in the mountains.
Endura Womens MT500 Spray Trouser – £109.99
The perfect accompaniment to the MT500 jacket, the Spray Trouser offers unrivalled trail protection from the elements. Durable 3-layer waterproof panels on the rear and 4-way stretch front panels with DWR finish give the best possible defence against trail spray and showers. The addition of reflective trims increase safety on those gloomy afternoon rides.
Endura Womens Strike II Glove – £32.99
Seam sealed and stretch fabric will keep your hands warm and dry on the grimmest of days. Endura make all of their winter kit to withstand the Scottish conditions, so they can handle the absolute worst weather we’re likely to face.
Ion 3 Layer Jacket Shelter – £224.95
Highly elastic, waterproof 3 layer bike jacket with fully taped seams and waterproof zippers. The perfect jacket for those rainy and cold days on and off the bike. The 3 Layer Jacket Shelter is a 100% bike specific, highly functional rain jacket with great breathability.
Ion Softshell Pants Shelter – £129.95
The special DWR treatment and the coating of the non-flex material makes these pants comfortable and easy to clean on those wet days in the dirt. Flexible and durable, they’re made from the perfect combination of fabrics for maximum comfort and weather protection.
Ion Beanie Zack – £29.95
A classic lightweight beanie that works as a warmer under your helmet or keeping you toasty at the trail centre post and pre-ride.
Ion K-Lite – £64.95
Light, breathable and pedal-friendly kneepad with a very slim outline. Good impact protection by a combining thin SAS-TEC paddings with a hidden hardcap (to distribute loads in case of a crash).
Ion Insulation Jacket Aerial – £154.95
The advantage on cold winter days: the trail is yours. Solely! The insulation jacket called AERIAL comes with Primaloft Silver lining and keeps you warm during the most frosty rides.
Ion Womens Tee LS Scrub AMP – £69.95
The perfect mid-layer for the less-icy winter rides. The sleeves and the back of the body section are made of light and very breathable pique mesh jersey. The soft DriRelease fabric dries four-times faster than classic cotton so there is no danger of catching a chill while you’re hanging around for your mates to catch up.
Ion Womens Softshell Shelter Pants – £129.95
Very lightweight & breathable soft shell jacket in a bike specific cut. The double weave constructed fabric is pimped with a durable water repellency treatment for all those rainy, windy and cold days.