Sportful Sottozero winter gloves review

Smartphone compatibility, a super-grippy palm and probably as much warmth as you’ll ever need

Sportful Sotto Zero Gloves
(Image: © Josh Ross)

Cyclingnews Verdict

The Sottozero is the warmest option in the Sportful line-up and it keeps all the comfort while adding enough warmth to take you right down to freezing


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    Light rain protection

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    Excellent grip on the bars

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    Thumb and Index finger smartphone compatibility


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    Hook and Loop closure is difficult to undo

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When it's cold, it's amazing how much the warmth of your hands affects the overall feeling of on-the-bike comfort. Sportful makes an excellent range of gloves and we've looked at different options within that range. If you need lightweight coverage then the Fiandre light gloves are there for you. If you need something a little bit warmer then take a look at the Fiandre winter gloves

The Sottozero gloves pictured here have been designed for the coldest days of winter. We've spent some time testing them to see if they have what it takes to make our list of the best winter cycling gloves.

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