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First Look: Giro Latch Shoes

Giro Sport Design has introduced an all new flat pedal shoe called Latch. Vibration and impact reducing Mute foam midsole construction combined with a grippy Tack rubber are claimed to increase grip, comfort and stability. Giro says that minimal seams and stitching make for increased durability too. A breathable upper and hydrophobic structure promote ventilation […]

Style meets function: Giro’s new Empire VR90 shoes

Giro Sport Design has launched the Empire new VR90 shoe today, representing the latest example of technical innovation and functional style in cycling footwear. Turning heads, it has a laced one-piece upper, Easton EC90 full carbon outsole, and Vibram Mont rubber tread to provide unrivaled comfort, lightweight and traction. The upper is made of Giro’s […]

Giro’s new helmets with MIPS technology

Giro has partnered up with MIPS Technologies!  Quote from Giro: Executive Vice President Greg Shapleigh: “Giro has long been an industry leader of helmet safety research, design, and testing,” said . “For several years we have collaborated with MIPS to validate and explore ways to further reduce rotational impact energy.  We feel that this slip-plane […]

First Look: Giro’s New DH Helmet, Shoes and Gloves

After a sneak peak at Crankworx, Giro has officially released their new mountain bike products for 2014. Among the new products is the new Cipher downhill helmet which replaces the long-running Giro Remedy model. With a new shape, a lighter overall weight that rivals other more-expensive, carbon fiber options on the market, improved ventilation and […]