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    Cycling Body R&D - ASSOS of Switzerland. Enabling you to enjoy your ride in total comfort and well protected is what makes the ASSOS difference. Our prime objective is to maximize total comfort when in the saddle. Your ride, your time is what really counts. ASSOS use performance oriented fabrics to construct highly technical garments which are light, low volume and sensitive. Not rigid, “bullet-proof” stuff. ASSOS apparel is precious: functional, high-tech and, yes, it can be more delicate than ordinary cycling gear. All this, for the increase in your wellbeing and enjoyment when cycling, be it for fitness or competition. ASSOS equipment is engineered to handle high mileage in different climatic conditions, garments that are made for true cycling, to last many kilometers.

  • Bell

    Helmet – Bell Sports has been the top designer of branded sports helmets. including BMX helmets and urban bike helmets, for over 50 years. Anything Bell is designed to fulfill a specific set of needs—without frosting. The Bell aesthetic is uniquely appealing in its purpose-built utility in the same way a race car or fighter jet is designed with every aspect of its function in mind. That they are beautiful in their ultimate aesthetic is secondary. In the end we are creating an essential performance tool. We build it to use it.

  • Castelli USA

    Technical High Performance Cycling Apparel Since 1876. Castelli traces its roots back to 1876 and a fine tailor, Vittore Gianni, in the heart of Milan. Through the years, Vittore Gianni clothed AC Milan, Juventus, and the Milan Ballet. The first cycling clothing was made in the 1910s for the five-time Giro champion Alfredo Binda. Maurizio Castelli was born in 1948, and grew up following the races of Fausto Coppi, a close friend with Maurizio’s father who was then owner of Vittore Gianni. Coppi always wore Vittore Gianni clothing, including the first silk skin suits designed for Fausto’s time trials. That famous photo of Coppi and Bartali sharing a water bottle while climbing the Col d’Izoard? Yep, both are wearing our jerseys.

  • Catlite

    Helmets, Eyewear and Cycling Socks for competition. Catlike is 15 years old this 2011. I will be a little bit older and it is surprising how young this company still is. It has been just a decade and a half, very intensive though, since a dream was born; years of hard work that has led us from the back shop of a bike store to a brand distributed in the 5 continents, with distributors in more than 45 countries.

  • Giro

    Giro is a worldwide leader in protective gear, bicycling, snowboarding and ski helmets as well as clothing, eyewear, googles and accessories for cycling and outdoor sports. Giros mission is to create cycling and active lifestyle products on the leading edge of inspired design that help you to look and feel your best. Giro, based in Scotts Valley, CA, is a worldwide leader in high-performance protective gear and accessories for action sports and active lifestyles. Our mission is to create products on the leading edge of inspired design that look, fit and feel like a part of you, and allow you to be at your best.

  • Harlot Clothing

    Finally, bike shorts and activewear for the rest of us. Check out our men's and women's bike shorts, cycling knickers, wool jerseys, bicycle tshirts, and more. Cycling knickers, bicycling apparel, women's bike shorts, bike shorts, activewear, wool jerseys, bicycle tshirts, performance tops, harlot, harlot clothing.

  • HIncapie Sportswear

    Premium custom cycling apparel plus a full line of men's and women's cycling jerseys and shorts. The Hincapie family's dedication to premium apparel reaches back to its roots in Colombia, South America. Ricardo Hincapie developed a passion for cycling when he started racing bicycles in his native Colombia. He introduced his sons, George and Rich to the sport he loved as soon as they were old enough to turn the pedals. All three Hincapie men have been sharing your passion ever since.


    Outlier was born in the Spring of 2008, in Brooklyn, NY, when a barista named Jenni Bryant realized two of her regular customers needed to meet. Abe Burmeister had been experimenting with making a better pair of pants for his bike commute while Tyler Clemens had been doing the same thing with shirts. They quickly realized they were trying to solve nearly identical problems and in June of 2008 Outlier was incorporated.

  • Pearl Izumi

    From where we began to starting a career with us, this is what makes Pearl Izumi tick. In addition, find out where the closest Pearl Izumi Factory Store is, delve deeper into the tech fabrics that set us apart, learn more about our unparalleled lifetime guarantee, and reach out and touch us.

  • Rapha

    The finest cycling clothing and accessories in the world. An online emporium of performance roadwear, accessories, publications and events, all celebrating the glory and suffering of road riding. Rapha creates the finest cycling clothing and accessories in the world. Designed without compromise for the most discerning rider, Rapha products blend optimum performance, the finest fabrics and modern style. A passion for road racing means Rapha is more than just a product company. It is an online emporium of performance roadwear, accessories, publications and events, all celebrating the glory and suffering of road riding.

  • Search and State

    We believe that cycling apparel has the ability to transcend function. What you wear for the ride should motivate, inspire and do everything it can to keep you moving forward.

  • Sheila Moon

  • Sidi America

    SIDI puts rider fit and performance foremost, and the results speak for themselves. More UCI wins, world championships and classics are won in SIDI cycling shoes than any other brand.

  • Swrve

    A late-night ride though a nearly deserted downtown. Casual ride to run errands. Whizzing past rush-hour traffic. Fighting traffic as stress relief. It is in this spirit that swrve was founded in the summer of 2005. We are passionate about bikes but we don’t look so good in spandex. Swrve makes stylish urban cycling apparel. Our design concept has always been clean and simple lines. Form follows function, a dash of elegance and a dash of street.

  • Twin Six

    Alternative Cycling Apparel. First and foremost we are two designers who love to ride and believe that the time is overdue for better cycling jersey graphics. We are Twin Six, the graphic revolution in cycling apparel. It is our goal to be the alternative to everything else. Twin Six jerseys carry graphics with a fashion DNA. Styles that spring from real graphic trends, not the predictable regurgitation of last year's predictable regurgitation. Twin Six is two determined graphic designers doing what we do best, so we can finally ride with pride.

  • Voler

    Cycling Apparel, Jerseys, Shorts, Bibs, & Accessories Made in the USA. Voler was founded in 1986 by the Deyo family. Jacques Deyo, the creator, was an extreme windsurfer and avid cyclist. His love of the sport and the outdoors, along with a genuine desire to create quality products that people would use in the pursuit of their own passions, led him and the company into the custom cycling clothing market.