When the Spring Classics roll around and teams like etixx-Quick-Step, Lotto-Soudal, and TopSport Vlaanderen storm across the cobbled roads of northern France and Belgium, their fitness is the result of months of training through whatever the weather throws at them. Rain. Sleet. Snow. Do you think they let bad weather keep them off the bike?
When you spend that much time in the saddle, quality clothing is vitally important to keep a rider warm, dry, and comfortable. The PRO's clothing choice? - Vermarc.
The same chamois pads, fabrics, and styles worn by the world's top riders have been made into Laguna Beach Cyclery colors.
BIB & JERSEY "PR.R - Pro Race Research"
In short, PR.R garments are the research applied from working with top WorldTour teams like etixx QuickStep and Lotto Soudal. The fabrics, feautures and level of detail in PR.R garments endow them with racing fit and performance characteristics second to none. Ergonomic cuts refined in the wind tunnel for a second-skin fit that moves with you and won't slow you down. The use of fabrics with carbon fibers shields the body from absorbing static energy and UV rays. The structure of the fabric accelerates evaporation of moisture keeping the skin dry and cool. It is antibacterial and inhibits the development of odor causing bacteria.
Over the years LBC has partnered with many manufacturers to create custom kits for our race teams, friends of the shop and cyclo-tourists to take home as souvenirs and the current version of the shop kit stands out as the finest we have ever offered.