Don’t think that Giro’s DJ gloves are just for the dirt jump set – despite the name, they’re truly excellent all-round gloves.
For the aerially inclined, there’s a palm heel pad for those unwanted high-fives with the ground. For everyone else they have superb fit and a thin palm that allows you to get a good feel of the bars.
The massive, soft snot wipe is very cross-country and the light knuckle padding is certainly for trail rippers. Articulated and vented fingers offer superb comfort and control, and the under-wrist Velcro closure keeps them in place. We’ve washed them countless times and there still isn’t a stitch out of place.