Alpkit's New Glove Range
Decent gloves don't tend to come cheap, but this season Alpkit have pulled off an affordable range that we think compares well with pricier alternatives. Dan Bailey road tests four models.
Marmots XT glove offers the perfect balance of durability, stretch, dexterity and warmth. If you do any one of the following activities then it's time to get yourself a pair of the XT gloves:
* Alpine Climbing
* Dry Tooling
* Mountain Biking
Shell: Stretch nylon with WPB lamination
Reinforcement: WR leather
Lining: 3-D wicking keeps hands drier and warmer
Insulation: Thinsulate, thin warm and flexible.
* Water resistant, wind resistant, breathable stretch fabric
* Undercuff design fits underneath jacket sleeves
* Stretch fit
* Palm pad
* Falcon grip
* Roll top finger tips
* Nose wipe
* Wrist strap.
Retail: Price: £35.00
The XT Glove is available from the following UK retailers: