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Specialized BG Gel Gloves

Specialized BG Gel Gloves

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3.0 stars
 (9 Reviews)
$34.99
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Specialized BG Gel Gloves

Specialized's BG Gel Gloves feature thick, durable gel foam padding, with Specialized's Body Geometry technology to cushion vibrations, protect your hands, and provide superior pressure distribution for outstanding comfort. These gloves also boast Specialized's durable Micromatrix synthetic leather on the palms for a nice bar feel, absorbent thumbs for face wiping, and Velcro closures for fine-tuning your comfort.

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    Option Barcode Manufacturer's Part Number Store SKU
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    3.0 stars

    (based on 9 reviews)

    33%

    of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

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    Pros

    • Fits well  (8)
    • Breathable  (8)
    • Good padding  (7)
    • Durable  (3)

    Cons

    • Tears easily  (5)
    • Poor stiching 
    • Seams are weak poor 
    • None 

    Best Uses

    • Warm Weather  (5)
    • Mountain Biking  (4)
    • Road Racing  (3)
    • Cold Weather 
    • Touring 

    Reviewed by 9 customers

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    2.0

    Agree with Logyboy

    By Esq.

    from Fairfax, VA

    About Me Avid Cyclist

    Pros

    • Breathable
    • Good padding
    • Fits well

    Cons

    • Tears easily

    Best Uses

      Comments:

      The seam came undone (just like Logyboy). There is a quality control issue on these Chinese made gloves. They did not last more than 4 months or so before the seams failed. I did not use them that much either. I expected better from Specialized. I wonder if the LBS will do anything....

      • Gift:
      • No
       
      2.0

      Nice glove, poor build.

      By RideVT

      from Burlington, VT

      About Me Avid Cyclist

      Pros

      • Breathable
      • Fits well
      • Good padding

      Cons

      • Tears easily
      • Poor stiching

      Best Uses

      • Mountain Biking
      • Warm Weather

      Comments:

      Nice gloves until they fall apart. Less than a season of riding and the stiching at the fingers let loose right to the palms. This happend with both gloves on all fingers. I usauailly get two full seasons from gloves before they fall apart. Last pair of these I ever buy.

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      5.0

      Excellent gloves

      By Patrick

      from Silver City, NM

      About Me Casual/ Recreational

      Pros

      • Durable
      • Good padding
      • Breathable
      • Fits well

      Cons

      • None

      Best Uses

      • Touring

      Comments:

      I bought a pair of Specialized BG Gel Gloves in Gettysburg, PA, while cycling across the U.S. The gloves felt good immediately and helped with issues I was having with my other gloves. These have excellent padding across the palm and base of the palm which helps protect the nerve in the center of my palm. I am purchasing a second pair because companies frequently change an item year to year and I don't want to not be able to find them....

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      • No
       
      2.0

      Short lived investment

      By Logyboy

      from Halifax, NS

      About Me Avid Cyclist

      Pros

      • Good padding
      • Breathable
      • Fits well

      Cons

      • Seams are weak poor

      Best Uses

      • Mountain Biking
      • Warm Weather

      Comments:

      The gloves are very comfortable to wear, but they are not very durable. After a dozen or so rides around the trails at Bayers Lake and Spider Lake the seams started to let go around where the microfiber thumb sleeve attaches to the mesh fiber on the top part of the glove. For the money spent on these gloves I would not recommend them to anyone, unless you don't mind blowing [$] on new gloves every 3-4 months.

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      2.0

      Comfortable but flawed

      By Slytoon

      from Portland, ME

      About Me Avid Cyclist

      Pros

      • Fits well
      • Breathable
      • Good padding

      Cons

      • Tears easily

      Best Uses

      • Warm Weather

      Comments:

      They are very comfortable but as with the other two reviewers, both gloves have torn at the base of the thumb panel after only two or three rides. I haven't bothered to have them stitched even though my wife is a seamstress. The holes have not gotten any larger (about 1/2"). Other than the holes, they remain one of the most comfortable and well padded gloves I have owned. I wouldn't recommend these only because I figure that this is a common problem with these particular gloves and by the time next years version (2011) come out, Specialized with have addressed the problem. In other words, wait for the newer version.

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      2.0

      Torn thumbs

      By none

      from houston, tx

      About Me Casual/ Recreational

      Pros

        Cons

        • Tears easily

        Best Uses

          Comments:

          Mine tore at the thumbs too after only a couple of rides. I restitched them and they've been good to go ever since.

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          • No
           
          2.0

          Tears at seams

          By dudecool

          from Frisco, TX

          About Me Avid Cyclist

          Pros

          • Breathable
          • Good padding
          • Fits well

          Cons

          • Tears easily

          Best Uses

          • Road Racing
          • Warm Weather

          Comments:

          After about 3 hours of riding I noticed both gloves had torn at the seam on the thumbs. Almost all of my equipment and bike is Specialized, so I was disappointed in the gloves. Everything else I have from Specialized is excellent.

          • Gift:
          • No

          (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

           
          5.0

          Women's XL version is great!

          By trek_grrrl

          from Boulevard Park, WA

          About Me Casual/ Recreational

          Pros

          • Breathable
          • Fits well
          • Good padding
          • Durable

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Road Racing
            • Mountain Biking

            Comments:

            I have very large hands for a woman, and the women's version of this glove fits wonderfully. I've been wearing them around to see if they continue to feel great and they do. Not tight in the wrong places. The pads on the lower palm are great. I can even type in them! I usually have to buy men's gloves; it's refreshing to have women's for once.

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            (3 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

             
            5.0

            Great Gloves for the Price

            By Mike

            from Wellington, FL

            About Me Avid Cyclist

            Pros

            • Breathable
            • Fits well
            • Durable

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Road Racing
              • Mountain Biking
              • Warm Weather
              • Cold Weather

              Comments:

              These gloves have lasted over a year of three times a week riding. No other glove I have worn has lasted more than a few months.

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            2204 Edgewater Dr, Orlando, FL 32804 (map)  407-422-5552
            Mon - Fri: 10am - 7pm, Sat: 10am - 5pm, Closed Sunday