Modern day cycling clothing has come on leaps and bounds from when people first started riding bikes. Technology and science has advanced the kit we wear on the bike for the better. But what are the key revolutions in cycling clothing throughout the years? Was it the introduction of bike helmets that actually protected your head? Synthetic chamois pads rather than harsh leather ones? Or maybe wet weather gear that actually kept you dry? Manon’s here with her top 10 cycling clothing innovations.
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