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Winter cycling kit

Written by Fiona October 23 2014

After posting about my after-dark winter mountain biking ride, I thought I’d add a few items of recommended cycling kit. Sealskinz are one of my favourite brands for waterproof and windproof accessories. I like these items.

 Thin Mid Length Sock

RRP £30.

thin mid length sock hrThin mid-length waterproof sock for a multitude of activities, where maximum breathability and calf length coverage are required.

  • Totally waterproof, breathable and windproof
  • Merino wool lining for moisture control and comfort
  • Elasticated ankle 7 insteps offer support and a comfortable fit.

Winter Cycle Glove

RRP: £40

glovesThese rugged, technical waterproof gloves are designed and engineered for riding in cold and wet conditions.

  • Waterproof, breathable and windproof
  • Soft, durable synthetic palm with gel padding for increased grip and comfort
  • Added insulation and extended stretch cuffs for additional warmth
  • Feature on index and thumb allows use of touchscreen devices

Waterproof Beanie Hat 


beanieWaterproof, windproof and breathable knitted beanie hat. This close-fitting comfortable beanie is suited to a multitude of outdoor uses.

  • Totally waterproof, windproof and breathable
  • Acrylic knitted outer provides maximum water repellency
  • Micro-fleece lining gives warmth and moisture control



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