Chiba Expert gloves review

Surprisingly warm, low-bulk cool weather gloves

Our rating 
3.5 out of 5 star rating 3.5
GBP £19.99 RRP | USD $29.82
Chiba Expert gloves

Our review

Well made, but not weatherproof enough for the worst conditions
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These gloves are surprisingly warm for their low bulk and they offer reasonable wind-resistance too, although cold air can get in through the towelling thumb-back so they’re not suitable for the coldest weather. 


They won’t keep rain out either, although the faux-leather and rubberised palms are tough and a small amount of gel padding on the heel of the hand adds comfort. 

You also get an internal pocket on the back of the hand that can hold a warmer – such as an iron powder pouch – to add extra heat. 

The section between your thumb and forefinger, where you rest on the hoods, is well reinforced while extensive reflective panels add a heap of visibility. 


We found the elasticated wrist a little loose but the overall build quality is high. 

Product Specifications


Name Expert Gloves
Brand Chiba

Gel Inserts Yes
Clothing Sizes Available L M S XL XXL
Available Colours Black Blue
Palm Material Rubber Synthetic Leather
Glove Type Full Finger