dhb Aeron gloves review

Long distance comfort is the aim of the dhb Aeron gloves from online retailer Wiggle’s clothing line.

dhb Aeron gloves
Cycling Weekly Verdict

The classic, plain style of the dhb Aeron gloves will appeal to a lot of riders wanting a no nonsense summer mitt. The quality of materials and hot weather ventilation is great for the price. Unfortunately the comfort issues need to be addressed to make the dhb Aeron gloves a product worth getting your mitts on.

Reasons to buy
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    Durable real suede palm

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    Thick gel padding

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    Substantial sweat wipe

Reasons to avoid
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    Foam padding compresses rapidly

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    Too much stitching around the thumb

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The dhb Aeron gloves are aimed at being your classic go to summer mitts for all day riding. Whilst they won’t win any points from the hip crowd, the plain, understated design and simple colour options will match any kit choices nicely.

The construction dhb Aeron gloves is robust and features a real suede palm that should, in the event of a tarmac interface, protect your hands from unwanted damage. Fortunately, unlike the leather mitts of old, modern treatments mean that even with multiple washes the suede shouldn’t dry out or harden.

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James Bracey

James Bracey's career has seen him move from geography teacher, to MBR writer, to Cycling Weekly's senior tech writer and video presenter. He possesses an in-depth knowledge of bicycle mechanics, as well as bike fit and coaching qualifications. Bracey enjoys all manner of cycling, from road to gravel and mountain biking.