SealSkinz

Waterproof Gloves

46 reviews
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Colour
Jet Black
Size
A waterproof liner plus water-repellent outer fabric deflect rain to keep your digits warmer, drier and happier. Cycle specific design provides a positive contact with your handlebar grip and minimal slippage between the glove liner and outer. Mmmmmm, cozy.
+Features
  • Waterproof, breathable and windproof.
  • SealSkinz® ADD waterproof liner with anti-slip for enhanced dexterity.
  • Neoprene cuff with velcro tab seals at wrists.
  • Anatomically positioned silicon print for grip and comfort.
  • Pressure point gel padding.
  • Tight gloves means cold hands - if in doubt choose up a size.
  • Made by SealSkinz in China.
  • Weight: 140 grams.
+FAQ
+How waterproof are these gloves?
  • The fabric is completely waterproof, but if you are riding in persistent and/or heavy rain - water will eventually run down your arms and sneak into your gloves.
  • Also with extended exercise in warmish conditions you are likely to overload the breathable membrane and get sweaty/damp hands.
  • So not bulletproof, but in those conditions they will still keep your hands dryer than standard gloves.
+Washing

  • All Ground Effect clothing enjoys a warm 40ºC machine wash. Try to avoid cold-water detergents and those with bleach, 'oxygen whitener' or fabric softener.
    • The cold-water varieties have little enzymes that are super-charged to brave the cold but can damage technical fabrics and cause skin irritation. 
    • Bleach rots natural fibres like merino, strips the dye, attacks laminates of waterproof fabrics and can also cause skin irritation.
    • Sodium Percarbonate (the main ingredient in oxygen whitener) can make colours run.
    • Fabric softener and stuff containing it like wool wash destroys the water repellent finish on waterproof and water resistant fabrics, and can cause colours to run. 
  • As a rule of thumb, a product that is easy on the planet is also easy on your body. Select a mild plant-based soap like EcoverEcostoreEarthwise or Aware.
  • Hand washing is sometimes the only option on tour, but a washing machine rinses more thoroughly and is preferable if you have the choice.
  • Most Ground Effect gear dries super-fast so hanging on the line or drooping over the bedpost is generally the best option. High heat can damage some fabrics so if you do take your threads for a spin, set the device on 'medium' or 'warm' rather than hot. A lap in the dryer is recommended for your rain jacket, after it has dried on the line, as it helps recharge its water repellent finish. 

+Shipping
  • Items are generally packed and sent the same day your order is received.
  • Costs $7 by overnight courier within New Zealand.
  • NZ$7 by tracked airmail to Australia.
  • Around NZ$15-25 by tracked airmail to destinations elsewhere in the world - calculated in our shipping cart as you check out. 
    • More shipping and tax details in our FAQ.
    Customer Reviews
    4.5 Based on 46 reviews
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      AR
      11/06/2021
      Andrew R.
      New Zealand
      Sizing is too small. Not very breathable

      I am an average sized (6 foot) adult male. My hands are not particularly large but the XL only just fits. I reckon most of the guys in my rugby team wouldn't even be able to get these gloves on their hands! After a gentle 15-20 minute commute hands are very sweaty. They don't seem particularly warm for frosty mornings either. Haven't tested waterproofness yet.

      JH
      06/06/2021
      Janet H.
      New Zealand New Zealand
      Gloves

      Good waterproof gloves- hands still a bit cold on frosty days

      DW
      04/06/2021
      David W.
      New Zealand New Zealand
      Gloves provide Warm and Dry Hands :✔️

      These gloves deliver on warmth and being waterproof : My only issue was the sizing ( i needed a larger size than thought , especially for thumb ), and internal fingertip ends are a little rough .GroundEffects processes as usual are awesome : Great company and great products .

      NB
      24/05/2021
      Neil B.
      New Zealand New Zealand
      waterproof gloves

      Actually I bought a full rig - Storm Trooper, Splashdowns, waterproof gloves. Fully tested walking around Havelock (near Blenheim). Very heavy rain and remained snug dry with the full rig plus walking boots. For the first time not only did I have dry clothing but also dry warm hands with room on the palm of one hand for some coins for coffee.

      CM
      21/09/2020
      Cathryn M.
      New Zealand New Zealand
      I love these gloves!

      Cold fingers hurt. They make me miserable. Mine get extra cold and numb and I get extra unhappy and uncomfortable. These gloves are the best! They don't cling, they make a nice snuggy, lined, dry and protective home for my fingers to live in while I cycle. Get some. it'll make you happy.