When the air temperature is like an oven, the temptation to ride without gear is always there, but hands NEED protection.
One question we're frequently asked as summer approaches is which gloves are best at keeping hands cool during hot summer rides?
Leather is a classic material, and many riders like it in the summer, even if it's not the coolest fabric for gloves.
The two main benefits of leather is the capability to breathe and it's more protective than fiber alternatives, due to better abrasion resistance.
If you’re wondering what kind of glove -- leather or otherwise -- is best for summer months, read on.
Here is a lowdown of the latest advances in materials and styles, for maximum summertime protection and comfort.