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Sportful Fiandre Pro Medium Jacket - Review

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Sportful Fiandre Pro Medium Jacket - Review

Regardless of your views on climate change, winter has gotten noticeably warmer. In the wake of this realisation, the Sportful Fiandre Pro Medium Jacket was born - a breathable jacket that Sportful claim still provides a high level of protection against wind, rain and cool weather. As with any new addition to the Fiandre range, we had to take a closer look.

2019-12-02 14:30:58By ProBikeKit

The Sportful Fiandre Collection: A Closer Look

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The Sportful Fiandre Collection: A Closer Look

Inspired by Flanders and the northern classics, both of which are famously defined by harsh weather conditions – Sportful’s Fiandre collection uses a range of technical fabrics designed to tackle the worst conditions and offer the marginal gains required to win some of the toughest professional road races in the world. With this in mind, we took a closer look at some of the key pieces within the Sportful Fiandre collection and why you should add them to your kit bag for winter and early spring

2019-11-14 13:03:01By ProBikeKit

Five Reasons You Need Waterproof Socks

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Five Reasons You Need Waterproof Socks

Keeping your feet warm and dry on the bike during winter is no easy task. With that in mind, here are five key reasons why you need a pair of waterproof socks to help keep your feet comfortable this winter.

2019-10-29 15:28:39By ProBikeKit

Top Five Best Winter Bib-Tights

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Top Five Best Winter Bib-Tights

 You might have heard the old Norwegian saying - ‘there’s no such thing as bad weather, just a bad choice of clothing’. Well, cycling clothing is no different. In this blog article, we take a look at some of the best cycling bib-tights from Castelli, Sportful, Santini and more to help keep you warm and dry this winter.

2019-10-25 17:33:39By ProBikeKit

Rim Brakes vs Disc Brakes

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Rim Brakes vs Disc Brakes

Over the last few years, one the debate has seemingly dominated cycling tech articles, forums and cafe conversation - should your next road bike have rim brakes or disc brakes? In this article, we explore the advantages and disadvantages of disc brakes and rim brakes, to help you make the right decision on new bike day

2019-10-16 13:55:53By ProBikeKit