Road Biking Clothing And Accessories Tips

Cycling clothing of the modern day has come a long way since the leather chamois and itchy wool jersey. Today’s cycling apparel utilizes the latest in stretchy fabrics, shock absorbing foams, semi permeable membranes, sun blocking materials, and advanced production techniques to keep you performing in any condition you may face on a ride. Being comfortable and looking good on your bike has never been easier in any weather, for any riding style, for any body type.

In this section of our site, the experts at Jans will help you sort through the function, fit, and fashion of a huge selection of shorts, bibs, arm warmers, arm coolers, tights, jerseys, jackets, vests... learn more


Too hot for pants. Too cold for shorts. Get the right protection and the right fit with a pair of cycling knickers. Often made from stretchy Lycra, these knee- or calf-length cycling “pants” roll with the punches when temperamental weather tags along for the ride. Because of their versatility knickers are particularly great during spring and fall.

Road Bike Specific Jackets

With windbreaker in the front and venting in the back, road bike specific jackets are much more comfortable for road biking than any general light jacket... learn more