Specialized Sport gloves review

The Specialized Sport gloves share the same comfort enhancing Body Geometry design as higher models but at a paltry £20

specialized sport gloves
Cycling Weekly Verdict

The Specialized Sport gloves are a great pair of mitts for shorter rides in warmer weather. Their lightweight construction and good fit allows you to forget you are wearing them, while pad positioning is perfect for reducing Ulnar nerve pressure. Just be aware that the padding does compress over time compared to the gel padding of more expensive mitts in the Body Geometry range.

Reasons to buy
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    Great value

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    Padding is in perfect positions

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Reasons to avoid
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    Foam pads compress over time

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    Lack silicon grippers on palms

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The Specialized Sport gloves might be the entry point for Specialized’s Body Geometry range but packs all the same features of its more expensive brethren.

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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.