The use of gloves is a good option to keep your hands warm and protect them from the rain and cold. The gloves should fit well so that the gloves are not too tight. If the glove is too spacious, there is too much air and your hands will get cold. If the gloves are too tight, the fingers will be pinched off and you will also get cold hands. On the website we have an overview to determine the right size.
In addition to protection against the cold, the gloves also protect against a possible crash. The moment you fall, you often stick your hands forward as a reflex. The leather inside absorbs the blow better and the damage is usually limited.
Summer gloves are generally made of thinner material, which reduces the rate of sweating in your gloves. Some gloves are also perforated. The glove then has small holes through which air can flow and it is less warm in the glove. Characteristic of a summer glove is that it is shorter compared to a winter glove. Often winter gloves also have a closure around the wrist. These gloves from Baruffaldi are completely perforated so that they blow through completely. The gloves from Vespa are made of textile with a perforated top. At the top these gloves are fitted with thermoplastic rubber knuckle protectors.
The Mid-Season gloves have a Hypora waterproof membrane which keeps your hands dry during a rainstorm. The gloves are suitable for spring and autumn. The Piaggio gloves are made of a GORE-TEX Infinium with a WINDSTOPPER technology. These gloves offer the best comfort without affecting the feeling on the handlebars. The gloves have reinforcements on the palms and thumb and knuckle protection on the top of the glove. A compatible insert on the index finger enables the operation of electronic devices.
T.J. Marvin's winter gloves have a thick inner lining to reduce the risk of cold hands. The gloves are waterproof and keep your hands dry during the rain Should you suffer from cold hands, the use of an undergloves is highly recommended. These gloves are worn under the winter glove and will keep your hands warmer. Because of the soft fabric, these gloves offer maximum comfort.
Another option are the Vincida gloves. These gloves fit together with 2 fingers. This is also called a 'lobster' glove. The gloves are wind and waterproof. Because the fingers are together, these gloves are warmer than the normal 5 finger gloves.
Piaggio gloves are waterproof gloves that are ideal in the cold season. The glove consists of hard-wearing fabrics and joint protection. This glove is also reinforced for maximum abrasion resistance. Due to the H2O membrane, the glove is wind- and waterproof yet breathable. By means of the elastic wrist closure the glove can be pulled tight around the wrist.