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2012 RockGardn Karma All Mountain Jersey, Shorts, and Gloves

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2012 rockgardn karma all mountain jersey shorts and gloves   2012 RockGardn Karma All Mountain Jersey, Shorts, and Gloves

Ideal for fashion-conscious riders are the newly released 2012 RockGardn Karma All Mountain Jersey, Shorts, and Gloves. First, the stylish and sporty Karma jersey is made of moisture-wicking polyester. Available in black/white and blue/black colors both with tan piping, it nicely matches the Karma shorts and gloves.

Made from 100% microfiber twill fabric, the new Karma shorts are strong and wrinkle-resistant but unbelievably soft. Movement is unrestricted, thanks to its seat and crotch stretch panels. To help make the fit perfect, the shorts have an independent belt and gathered elastic waistband.

In order to protect the middle and index fingers of the rider, the Karma gloves have direct injected ribs and silicon beads that offer a positive lever texture. These gloves optimize the cool, lightweight, and personalized connection between the rider and the bike.

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The North Face Silicate Mountain Bike Shorts

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the north face silicate mountain bike shorts   The North Face Silicate Mountain Bike Shorts

The North Face has released new mountain bike apparel this 2011, silicate mountain bike shorts. The shorts are built with reinforced stitching and bar tacking throughout all stress zones that make it durable. For venting, the shorts have front hand pockets mesh lined.

Riders are given the option to wear just the shorts or with the removable chamois liner that gives extra cycling comfort. With the removable chamois, friction points and pressure in key areas are reduced by the right amount of microfiber padding.

The herringbone-patterned stretch fabric moves nicely while the riders pedal through any trail. Unwanted odors are lessened while heat build-up is controlled by chamois. While The North Face Silicate Mountain Bike Shorts are water resistant, they are still breathable and quick-drying.

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2011 howies Outsider Short

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2011 howies outsider short   2011 howies Outsider Short

For riders who are looking for a short that keeps them dry while on a wet commute, the 2011 howies Outsider Short is the perfect garment. Jeans-style front pockets ending in the shaped back yoke seam are featured in this regular fit shorts.

Manufactured from Epic cotton, the showerproof fabric used in the howies Outsider is breathable as well. This short has a lot of features to take pride in, which guarantee reliable comfort during tough rides.

When riding, comfort is optimized by the short’s paneled gusset, reinforced seat panel, and shaped outer seat panel with button waistband and fly. Aside from keeping the riders dry, the fabric of the 2011 howies Outsider Short feels great on the skin.

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2011 Bianchi Brown Short Sleeve Cycling Jersey and Shorts

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2011 bianchi brown short sleeve cycling jersey and shorts   2011 Bianchi Brown Short Sleeve Cycling Jersey and Shorts

This 2011, Bianchi offers a brown short sleeve cycling jersey and shorts that are constructed from 90% polyester and 10% lycra. These top quality materials gave the cycling garments a net weight of 0.5kg. Such features guarantee comfort during any weather.

Versatility is one of the main features of this short sleeve cycling jersey and shorts. The garments can keep the rider dry and cool in hot condition. On the other hand, the cycling garments can still keep the riders warm in cold condition as effectively.

With optimal comfort, weight and versatility, the 2011 Bianchi Brown Short Sleeve Cycling Jersey and Shorts are one of the favorite cycling garments out there. Thanks to the Coolmax quick-dry function that prevents the fabric from sticking to the skin even when the rider gets sweaty.

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2011 EVS Riding Shorts

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2011 evs riding shorts   2011 EVS Riding Shorts

Designed with a comfy fit, the 2011 EVS riding shorts are fairly high at the front and are made to sit just above the knee. Featuring fairly minimal padding, the shorts can serve occasional riders or commuters well. These shorts can be worn as a liner or on their own without a high-end anatomical padding insert.

To make sure that the rider still feels comfortable during intense rides, the shorts have a synthetic chamois crotch pad to stop chafing. Along with the six-panel construction, the shorts are tailored with hi-grade nylon and Lycra material.

As a high quality compression short, the 2011 EVS riding shorts are not just a comfortable garment for cycling. More than that, the shorts are very useful to riders by improving muscular endurance and physical performance.

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2011 Campagnolo Cycling Jacket, Jersey, and Shorts for Women

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2011 campagnolo cycling jacket jersey and shorts for women   2011 Campagnolo Cycling Jacket, Jersey, and Shorts for Women

Campagnolo released a new Tech Motion lineup for women, including a windproof jacket, jersey and shorts. Some similarities with the Campagnolo cycling apparel for men are featured in the 2011 Campagnolo Cycling Jacket, Jersey and Shorts for Women.

Such is the 2011 Campagnolo jacket for women, which incorporates Light Textran windproof, breathable fabric. Reflective piping is included in the jacket’s front and rear zips and IQseen heat-applied reflective inserts is on the front, back and sides to greatly increase all-around visibility at night. To wick moisture away from the skin, the jacket has a hydrophillic membrane in its fabric.

Like the jacket, the Campagnolo jersey also has eflective features along with two open rear pockets and a third side-entry zip pocket. A small pocket above the left breast is on the front with a concealed zipper. With Lycra Xtra Fine material, the jersey is very lightweight, flexible, breathable and…

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2011 2XU Men’s Compression Tri Shorts

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2011 2xu mens compression tri shorts   2011 2XU Mens Compression Tri Shorts

The 2011 2XU Compression Tri Shorts for men are suitable for all triathlon race distances. The leading brand in compression and triathlon technology, 2XU manufactured these revolutionary tri shorts with quality features.

The fabric used in the shorts’ side panels is 2XU’s powerful 70 D/CK, which allows for power and durability. As for the main panels, the fabric used is 2XU’s new ICE-X. This 2XU’s new ICE-X fabric has the ability to reduce body temperature by up to 5°F, which is a great help for long and warm rides. An LD chamois pad in the main panel fabric allows the shorts to have more comfortable feel and be versatile for various race distances.

With its innovative features, the 2011 2XU Mens Compression Tri Shorts provides greater power to its rider. While muscle oscillation is reduced, its user achieves more power. On the other hand, while these tri shorts lessen muscle…

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