Outdoor Research "Options" balaclava. $24 at REI.
[URL="http://www.rei.com/product/725892/outdoor-research-option-balaclava"]OR Options Balaclava[/URL]
Covers everything but eyes, nose, and mouth. Should work to cover forehead, neck, cheeks, ea ... Read More »
Turns out that - for me anyway - a balaclava seems to be a great idea in theory, that just doesn't work in practice.
Bought a Gore balaclava last year. Very well-made and keeps you nice and warm. Typical high-quality Gore product.
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For all you winter cyclists, I saw this deal this morning and decided to order it to try it out. I have a Cannondale balaclava with removable facemask, but it doesn't keep my neck draft free. I hope this gives better wind protection on my neck in different positions on the bike.
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So tried my first ride with a winter balaclava and had to abort and switch to a regular helmet liner after about 1mi as my glasses just completely fogged up due to breath being re-directed up inside the mask and onto my glasses. There's a cutout for nostrils and some holes over the mouth, but nothin ... Read More »
Does anyone have recommendations for a [B]thin[/B] balaclava I could use for winter riding? I tend to overheat very easily, and am reasonably comfortable with only a headband under my helmet to simply cover my ears down to about 35 F. My face does feel pretty cold though, especially with any wind.
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