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Fabric Guide and Information

FABRICS: Biemme is proud of the innovative and practical fabrics it uses to create your quality garments. Below is a guide to the different qualities of these fabrics.

Coolmax:

This high tech fabric wicks away moisture to help keep you fresh, dry and comfortable. When the training hots up – stay comfortably cool.

SCORE 1-5

PROPERTY

Waterproof

Windproof

Thermal

Breathable

Lightweight

Aerodynamic


Carbon Coolmax

Okay so we love carbon – but its benefits exceed those we see in our bikes, wheel and every other desirable cycling related product. The carbon coolmax offers all the usual benefits of coolmax – keeping you fresh, dry and comfortable. The carbon fibres are antistatic that reduces muscle spasms, cramps and tiredness.

SCORE 1-5

PROPERTY

Waterproof

Windproof

Thermal

Breathable

Lightweight

Aerodynamic


Lycra

Lycra doesn’t need much of an introduction into sportwear. Renowned for its ability to cling to the body, offering great muscular support it is also highly breathable – keeping you dry and comfortable whilst riding. It is lightweight, incredibly comfortable and flexible, not restricting your movements on or off the bike. There is no stopping you.  

SCORE 1-5

PROPERTY

Waterproof

Windproof

Thermal

Breathable

Lightweight

Aerodynamic


Ceramic Lycra

210g Lycra used with a ceramic coating, this makes the fabric even more durable and resistant to wear. It also increases the amount of grip between clothing and saddle. The breathability is not compromised due to the hexaganol structure of the ceramic coating – keeping you dry and comfortable.

SCORE 1-5

PROPERTY

Waterproof

Windproof

Thermal

Breathable

Lightweight

Aerodynamic


Jersey

A lightweight fabric that is durable and soft. Perfect for a wide range of sports clothing.

SCORE 1-5

PROPERTY

Waterproof

Windproof

Thermal

Breathable

Lightweight

Aerodynamic


Pheonix Interlock

More durable than jersey and lighter than lycra. The fabric is stretchy and flexible and incredibly breathable. It is super soft against your skin.

SCORE 1-5

PROPERTY

Waterproof

Windproof

Thermal

Breathable

Lightweight

Aerodynamic


Avatar

A super light mesh fabric, ideal for use in areas where you are likely to perspire the most. This fabric is perfect for summer sports apparel, keeping you cool, dry and comfortable.

SCORE 1-5

PROPERTY

Waterproof

Windproof

Thermal

Breathable

Lightweight

Aerodynamic


Micropallino

This fabric is extremely light and breathable. Keeping you cool and dry.

SCORE 1-5

PROPERTY

Waterproof

Windproof

Thermal

Breathable

Lightweight

Aerodynamic


Flash

Perfect fabric for the Triathlon range, the perforated mesh wicks away moisture and perspiration and dries incredibly quickly. Ensuring you are comfortable and dry as quickly as possible post water immersion!

SCORE 1-5

PROPERTY

Waterproof

Windproof

Thermal

Breathable

Lightweight

Aerodynamic


Speed Plus

This fabric has specially engineered air channels to improve your Aerodynamics – letting the air flow with the least resistance and reducing friction. Very stretchable this fabric is perfect where high speed is required. More than a marginal gain!

SCORE 1-5

PROPERTY

Waterproof

Windproof

Thermal

Breathable

Lightweight

Aerodynamic


Mondrian

A fabric that is specially woven to dispel perspiration – wicking moisture away from the rider. Keeping you cool, dry and comfortable.

SCORE 1-5

PROPERTY

Waterproof

Windproof

Thermal

Breathable

Lightweight

Aerodynamic


Lancaster

Although this fabric is used on many of our entry level garments, it is not lacking in technology. The perforated fabric is light and breathable, ensuring that you stay cool, dry and comfortable.

SCORE 1-5

PROPERTY

Waterproof

Windproof

Thermal

Breathable

Lightweight

Aerodynamic


Windlight

A medium weight technological fabric that helps the rider maintain a constant body temperature in cold weather – without the need for several layers.

SCORE 1-5

PROPERTY

Waterproof

Windproof

Thermal

Breathable

Lightweight

Aerodynamic


B-Vent™

A truly incredible fabric. Combining the body regulating properties of our Windlight fabric with an additional membrane making this superb material winter, water and wind-proof. Offering incredible breathability this fabric will help keep you warm, dry and comfortable during your winter training.

SCORE 1-5

PROPERTY

Waterproof

Windproof

Thermal

Breathable

Lightweight

Aerodynamic


Micro Double

Internal fleece fabric, smooth, soft and warm against your skin.

SCORE 1-5

PROPERTY

Waterproof

Windproof

Thermal

Breathable

Lightweight

Aerodynamic


Superroubaix/ Stelvio

Superroubaix fabric is perfect for colder temperatures – ensuring you stay warm. It is also stretchy and breathable – keeping you dry, whilst the plush, fleecy interior is soft and comfortable to wear. This fabric is used extensively through our winter range and Cyclo-cross garments.

SCORE 1-5

PROPERTY

Waterproof

Windproof

Thermal

Breathable

Lightweight

Aerodynamic


Cordura

A super hard wearing and durable fabric that is resistant to wear, abrasion and tearing. Used in those items where endurance is paramount (and crashing is likely) like our MTB enduro shorts.

SCORE 1-5

PROPERTY

Waterproof

Windproof

Thermal

Breathable

Lightweight

Aerodynamic


Jampa ™

Another incredible fabric to add to the arsenal. The Jampa ™ is a patented fabric that is not only wind and waterproof but also comfortable, stretchy and importantly, breathable – ensuring that you stay dry and comfortable, whatever the weather throws at you. Perspiration can escape but water cannot get in. This isn’t just a water repellent fabric – its waterproof – no more rainy day excuses.  #letitrain #shutupandtrain

SCORE 1-5

PROPERTY

Waterproof

Windproof

Thermal

Breathable

Lightweight

Aerodynamic


Tevere

Incredibly light and windproof fabric – used on many of our lightweight windproof gilets and jackets

SCORE 1-5

PROPERTY

Waterproof

Windproof

Thermal

Breathable

Lightweight

Aerodynamic


Windy

Okay so perhaps something got lost in translation with the name of this fabric. This is a very light nylon, perfect for rainy summer conditions. Designed to repel water, it is very lightweight and easy to pack into a very small space.

SCORE 1-5

PROPERTY

Waterproof

Windproof

Thermal

Breathable

Lightweight

Aerodynamic


Star plus

A fabric that is laced to have a high surface tension that repels water. Perfect for use in rain jackets to keep you dry when it pours!

SCORE 1-5

PROPERTY

Waterproof

Windproof

Thermal

Breathable

Lightweight

Aerodynamic

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