Winter cycling essentials

A truly custom helmet, runway-inspired apparel, and more

The winter-specific pieces needed to brave the elements this time of year don’t just boast warmth, breathability, and reflective features; they also mirror the fashion trends of the season. Bold colors, motocross details, and shine are now road-ready. Ahead, season-right gear that provides both style and function.

bontrager jfw winter cycling shoe

Water-resistant neoprene wraps keep ankles comfortable and dry, while an adjustable disc gives you a tailored fit in just a few clicks. Aside from feeling current, the neon color scheme ensures high visibility during early morning or nighttime rides.
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castelli scambio jersey

These dark blooms prove that floral prints are not just for spring anymore. Throw on a vest for additional warmth while keeping the arms of this bold jersey on full display.
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maap base thermal long bib

Details like an easy-access zipper at the hem for quick changes and a bunch-resistant construction make for an unusually comfortable set of compression tights. Pick navy over black for a fresh update that will easily pair with more vibrant jerseys come early spring.
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rapha pro team long sleeve thermal jersey

This jersey is warmer than previous models, but without any added bulk that could affect your ride. The bold color will take your look up a notch and striped details nod to this season’s motocross trend.
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machines for freedom the most versatile pant

These lightweight compression tights with a hint of shine lack a logo, making them easy to keep on post-ride. Just pull off your sweaty jersey, throw on a long sweater that covers the chamois, switch to boots, and you’re ready for brunch.
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smith wildcat sunglasses

Made to feel like you have the full coverage of ski goggles—only thinner and lighter—these shades launched in the fall are already a bestseller. The color combination of pink and yellow gives off that retro '90s vibe that is actually very 2019. With an adjustable non-slip nose piece, a durable frame, and lenses that enhance color and clarity, you will truly enjoy the view.
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giro custom aether helmet

Every Tuesday, Giro drops 25 helmets that are completely customizable. Each element of this helmet from the straps to color to fit can be personalized. It also includes the brand’s crash detection system, which allows the helmet to rotate independently from your head and redirect protection on impact.
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assos assosoires face mask winter

The soft, multi-layered fabric of this balaclava is engineered to regulate your temperature based on how much you’re sweating—whether you need to warm up when you first set out or cool down later in a ride.
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