Mtbr's 2016 Winter Biking GearReviews and Roundups




Gore Bike Wear Reviews and News

Ultimate winter apparel for cold weather rides

Here’s our round-up of the Ultimate Head-to-Toe Cold Weather Kit, with cold being defined as roughly 32-39 degrees. Stay tuned for round-ups on kit suitable for freezing and arctic rides.

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2015 Holiday Gift Guide: Ultimate cold weather gear and apparel

Don’t let Old Man Winter or Jack Frost take a nip out of your gift getter’s winter riding season. Instead help outfit them with gear and apparel that will make the next snow day a great day on the bike.

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Review: Gore Bike Wear ALP-X PRO Outfit System

Gore Bike Wear’s award-winning jersey and baggie-bib short combo designed for variety of riding conditions. See if they live up to that do-it-all billing.

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Gore Bike Wear – Interbike 2012

New Video Added! GORE Bike Wear’s apparel lineup has excellent attention to details, innovative designs and features, and they use high-technology fabrics, including Gore-Tex and Windstopper. Over the last couple of years GORE Bike Wear has implemented an outfit system strategy for their road and mountain performance apparel. Within each type of line (road vs. […]

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Gore Bike Wear Windstopper AS

For 2012, GORE BIKE WEAR® introduced GORE-TEX® Active Shell technology, utilizing the lightest, most breathable GORE-TEX® ever produced. The Active Shell design simultaneously integrated the three components of a GORE-TEX® shell (outer layer, GORE-TEX® membrane, and mesh liner) to create a fabric that was only half as thick as previous versions, and far lighter. Moving […]

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Gore Bike Wear 2013 MTB Collection – Alp-X Jacket and more

Brendan gives us a preview of some upcoming 2013 Gore Bike Wear MTB pieces from their high end Alp-X technical series of apparel

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GORE Bike Wear Countdown AS Jacket Review

Reviewed by Brian Mullin I have been using the GORE Bike Wear Countdown AS jacket through this winter, and it has been a highly functional unit, with excellent wind stoppage and comfort, high breathability, water resistant, and has some great features, such as detachable sleeves and full front zipper, a tall collar and long […]

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Gore Bike Wear Freeride Shorts Review

Reviewed by Brian Mullin I have been enjoying the 2010 Gore Bike Wear Freeride Shorts, as they are a nice set of baggies that are comfortable, with excellent ventilation, and a Uber plushy padded removable inner chamois liner. The shorts are cut with a long 12.2 inch inseam, have stretch inserts, abrasion resistant material […]

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Gore Bike Wear – Fusion SO Pants, Freeride Shorts, ALP-X jersey

Highlights from the latest collection from Gore Bike Wear including the Fusion SO 3/4 length pants, Freeride MTB Shorts, Fusion SO Bib Tights (with MTB specific chamois), Countdown AS Insulated Jacket, and the ALP-X Jersey. I had the opportunity to actually test out the Freeride MTB Shorts on the trails at Deer Valley and they […]

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Gore Bike Wear ALP-X Jacket and Shorts Review

Reviewed by Brian Mullin I have gotten six months of good testing of the Gore Bike Wear ALP-X jacket and shorts, in varying weather conditions, and they have kept me warm, dry and comfortable. They have been a dependable and constant companion, and have been durable, useful and extremely functional. The attention to details, […]

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GORE Bike Wear ALP-X mountain bike jacket and short

If you have any piece of outdoor lifestyle clothes (biking shells, hiking jackets, wind breakers, etc…) chances are you have something made from Gore-Tex(r). But you may not know that Gore has their own line of cycling specific apparel (both road and mountain). Gore Bike Wear makes jerseys and shorts as well as jackets, vests, […]

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