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2011 Velobici Cyclewear

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   2011 Velobici Cyclewear

Velobici Cyclewear has released a new line of on/off cycling apparel made in the UK for 2011. As one of the best menswear brands at present, Velobici has reason to offer arm warmers, woolen caps, neck warmers and scarves that are quite pricey.

Built with 100% Italian Merino wool, the knitwear range is designed to maintain its shape even after washing, especially the San Remo turtle neck. Riders will feel very comfortable because of the extremely neat seamless construction of the cycling garments.

Tailored to be authentically functional on the bike, the cycling garments feature an exquisite detailing that incorporates a properly toughened small button-down pocket on the rear and thumb holes on the cuff. Other items in the 2011 Velobici Cyclewear are heavier Classic T shirts and the super lightweight Domestique.

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UCI Stickers of Approval Gets Implemented for 2011

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Union Cycliste Internationale (UCI) announces that the proposed UCI stickers of approval will push through on 2011 with the coverage extending from frames, forks, handlebars, stems to cycling apparel. In theory, manufacturers can submit their product concepts and blueprints to UCI on or before January 1st of next year. UCI will look through them and give its go-signal for production that passes the level of standardization UCI is enforcing.

The approval committee will be headed by Professor Manson, vice-president of the Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne in Switzerland and also a composite expert. The approved products will be listed on th UCI website.

2009 and 2010 products can obtain backdated approval. As for the negative reception over this new process, UCI states that products carrying the UCI label of approval will be an asset to the manufacturers….

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Club Ride Cycling Apparel

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Club Ride Apparel introduces a new line of street fashion for cycling enthusiasts. It is all about the social aspect of cycling. The pieces are made for high performance wear that will also keep you looking good–whether errands or leisure is on the agenda.

The pieces have a zip system for better temperature control when on the go. Snap-ons for easy opening and closing were strategically placed on lightweight wicking polyester. The Go West jersey gets a new look in red and black plaid for 2010. All jerseys are vented under the arms and have two secure pockets at the back and a center vent as well.

New for 2010 would be the Go Long, which is simply a long-sleeve version of the Go West jersey. Other new products include a wind jacket and pullovers made from bamboo fabric.

Club Ride also introduces its women’s range of jerseys. Bandera comes in 3…

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Danny Shane Eco Cycling Jerseys

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Danny Shane has been manufacturing stylish cycling apparel (especially jerseys) for the past three years. Aside from providing fashionable pieces, it is also eco-friendly. Danny Shane clothing uses renewable resources and recycled material as part of being environment conscious. Spurred with the love for cycling, Danny Shane releases new jerseys which uses bamboo white ash infused in the polyester cloth. This results to a jersey which has a natural moisture-wicking quality that guarantee no itching or irritation when worn.

The Danny Shane Jersey has a racing cut and a hidden zipper to keep the aerodynamic design in place. It features turbulence-resistant shoulders, sleeves, and neck areas. It has two lines, the Retrospective Racing Jerseys and the Tartan Race Jerseys. The Retro Jerseys features classic Tour de France race designs while the Tartan Jerseys showcases different shades and designs of plaid.

The Retro Jerseys retails for $119 while the Tartan Jerseys are…

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2011 Sugoi Cycling Apparel

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2011 sugoi cycling apparel 1 300x199   2011 Sugoi Cycling ApparelHere’s a preview on what to expect from Sugoi in 2011 from shorts, jerseys and clothing compression.

The RPM (Revolutions Per Minute) short is made from a new material called P3. It is treated with wicking finish to keep the short snug yet still comfortable. It provides excellent moisture transfer (AS.100 chamois) to keep you dry and supports your muscles with its stretchy fabric with welded ventilation molds. Light and easy to move in, the RPM short is available in 7 various logo designs. SRP-59.90 EUR

For its Spring/Summer 2011 Collection, Sugoi takes inspiration from a Spanish cycle club and an Italian Liqueur. New jerseys called El Toro for men and Limocello for women are part of the line. Made from Fino Tech fabric, the artistic design will surely attract envious stares. SRP-69.90 EUR

Sugoi also introduces a new collection of (Race+Recovery) clothing compression with a fabric named Piston. It is…

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RaceFace 2011 Apparel

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raceface 2011 apparel 1 129x300   RaceFace 2011 ApparelRaceFace showcased the highlights of its 2011 Ambush kit for men and women. The 2011 collection includes; jersey, shorts, gloves, knee armor and a trendy messenger bag. RaceFace features their collection all made of recycled post consumers and post industrial wastes. 50 percent of which are put into use to produce the Ambush kits.

For the Men’s (DH jersey and shorts) Ambush kit, both jersey and shorts are made of recycled materials yarned and bonded into lightweight, durable and breathable waterproof fabric. The jersey has its usual hidden stash pocket and the inside pocket weight for the rider’s glasses. The shorts are of the same make and has a polyester mesh adjustable at the knee from the inside making it breathable when engaged in energy powered riding.

The Women’s Khyber outfit released by RaceFace likewise includes the DH jersey and shorts. It highlights the same recycled fabric as that of the…

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Specialized 2011 Cyclewear

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specialized 2011 cyclewear 1 300x300   Specialized 2011 CyclewearSpecialized comes out with its 2011 apparel for recreational and competitive cycling. Released are the Enduro Shorts, Demo Shorts, Cascade Jersey and Deflect Jacket.

The Enduro short is for cross country enthusiasts. It has a removable liner that’s separate form the shorts. It has adjustable waist straps and a sliding front snap locks to keep you secured. It also features the Body Geometry Comp pad to allow better blood flow and pressure support. With mesh front panels and shell panels for ventilation and better functionality, the Enduro Shorts has a MSRP of $120.00.

The Demo Short is for freeride cycling, it is made from nylon/polyester material with functional Velcro hand and back pockets. It comes just below the knees with functional belt loops and internal waits adjustment. It has a 15.5” inseam and MSRP of $80.00.

The Cascade Top uses a vaporized field sensor fabric that pulls moisture from the skin towards the…

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