The Assos Summerglove, these new gloves are a substantially refined and optimized version the cyc gloves, which are being discontinued.
They feature improved padding in the palm to better dampen vibrations, and mesh panels between the fingers for a lighter, less restrictive fit.
Assos are one of the world's pioneers and specialists in producing high quality cycling clothing and accessories. They are located in Switzerland that have maintained a long standing tradition in engineering and producing some of the worlds best cycle clothing. Toni Maier-Moussa, founder and chairman of Assos, accidently invented in the lycra cycling clothing in the 1970s, whilst trying to create the ultimate bicycle. During the wind tunnel tests of the first ever carbon-fibre bike, Toni inadvertently found that lycra downhill ski racing suits had much less drag than the woolen-knitted cycling clothes of the time.
With a combined expierince of over 350 years, Assos firmly believe in total product competence, delivering optimum function and comfort, by researching and making its cycling clothing and accessories from the very best materials making their rane one of the best in the industry.