The days are long, the evenings are balmy, the mornings bright... well, theoretically at least. It's time to make the most of summer while it's here, so get your short-sleeved jersey on, boost your vitamin D levels, and get out there and ride!
Summer sale road cycling kit
Giro Women's Ride LT Short Sleeve Jersey
A simple but stylish jersey at a bargain price. Polygiene gives the fabric an antimicrobial finish to keep armpit pong at bay, a full zip is particularly handy if you wear bib shorts, and you get three large rear cargo pockets as well as a fourth secure, zipped pocket for popping your phone, cash or cards in.
The jersey comes in three colours and there's good availability of sizes in each colourway.
Castelli Climber's 2.0 Full Zip Jersey
Thin, lightweight and fitted, the Climber's 2.0 jersey from Castelli functions like an aero suit. Made with a combination of technical fabrics that are designed to give a close fit and remain breathable it has a full length zip, three rear pockets and mesh, raw-edge arm grippers.
In fact, in our head-to-head test, it scored best for performance in hot weather. Bring on the heatwave!
Odlo Breathe Women's Jersey
Another jersey that's designed for hot, hot, hot conditions, the Breathe jersey does just that. Made with very lightweight and breathable fabric, it also had three back pockets and reflective details to aid visibility at the end of the day.
Maloja JeffM. Jersey
We love the look of the JeffM. jersey from Maloja. It's just a little bit different looking from your run of the mill lycra tops. Made of an AIRDRY material that is designed to wick away moisture, it has a 3/4 length front zip and laser cut cuffs. Silicone grippers at the lower hem are designed to keep it in place and there are three rear pockets.
Odlo Ride Women's Jersey
This jersey just screams summer, with cool polka dots in white on a summery blue background. Constructed from breathable material to keep you dry and cool, it features two rear pockets for stowing your snacks, shell jacket or maintenance bits and pieces.
Summer sale mountain bike kit
POC Trail T-Shirt
A lightweight T-shirt made from a breathable cotton-feel fabric, the POC Trail T-Shirt is, as the name suggests, designed for trail wear. The Polygiene treatment is designed to keep things fresh after a long day in the saddle.
Women's Troy Lee Designs Skyline Evil Jersey — 2016
Bright, colourful and just a bit grrr, the women's Skyline Evil jersey comes in a vibrant blue colour with dashes of red. The loose-fitting polyester fabric is cut for a relaxed women's specific shape and has moisture-wicking and antimicrobial properties.
Troy Lee Designs Skyline Shorts Speeda
Want some shorts to make you stand out on the trail? These Troy Lee Skyline Speeda shorts will certainly do the trick. Constructed from polyester with a stretch spandex panel to give freedom of movement, the waist and hip is adjustable and there are two side pockets to stow your snacks or tools.
Fox Clothing Women's Ripley MTB Jersey
A lightweight jersey that's designed for hot days on cool trails, the Ripley MTB jersey features an Air-cool fabric body for maximum breathability and wicking properties. There's a glasses wipe built in plus a rear pocket with a zip closure for popping your valuables in.
Fox Clothing Ranger Prints Jersey
Quick drying, simple, loose fitting and with a zipped stash pocket, the Ranger jersey is just about perfect for ripping around your local trails on a summer's evening.
Sombrio Pinner Shorts 2015
Designed for free-riding and perfect for long days out exploring. The Pinner Shorts from Sombrio are made from a wicking and abrasion resistant fabric that's treated with a durable water repellent finish, so if you do get caught out in bad weather they'll fend off some of the wet. The mesh-lined, zippered thigh vents provide additional ventilation when things get toasty.
Flare Clothing Co Women's Stage Enduro Shorts
Designed for women by home-grown British company Flare Clothing, the Stage Enduro Shorts are constructed from a four-way stretch, abrasion-resistant fabric that has a water-repellent finish. The shorts are loose fit and have knee vents for comfortable pedaling, and other features include an adjustable velcro closure as well as one zipped and one open pocket