Should We All Be Wearing Speed Suits For Cycling?

Published on January 22nd 2023


Cycling kit has changed a lot over the years, becoming more and more focused on aerodynamics to help us ride our bikes faster. Shorts and a jersey has become the standard kit for most road cyclists, however the pros now all wear one-piece suits instead - so should we do the same? Alex & Ollie compare regular cycling clothing with speed suits to find out!

0:00 Intro
0:36 How cycling kit has evolved
3:06 Aero benefits of onesies?
4:07 Test 1 - jersey & shorts
5:50 Test 2 - one-piece aero suit
9:02 Results

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