Giro Blaze 2.0 gloves review

A warm and nicely fitted winter glove that will keep you happy in all but the most frightening weather

A pair of Giro Blaze 2 gloves on leafy ground, overlaid with a 'recommends' badge
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Cyclingnews Verdict

Giro has delivered a highly insulated glove with a very good fit in the Blaze 2.0 gloves and are perfect for most typical UK winter conditions


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    Warm enough for cold rides

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    Good fit without being restrictive or loose

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    Gel padded palm is comfortable


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    Short cuff can leave a gap to the sleeves

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Giro’s Blaze 2.0 gloves aim to strike that careful balance of providing the insulation you need for the coldest weather you might encounter but without incurring the bulky penalty of other gloves. Backed up by an extremely good fit that shows careful attention to detail, gel padding for comfort and the optional bright yellow colour pictured here, they are a good winter choice.

But in such a hotly contested segment, how do the Giro Blaze 2.0 gloves compare against the best winter cycling gloves from the likes of Castelli, Sportful, Gore and co? Read on to find out.

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