Pearl Izumi Reviews and News

Review: Pearl Izumi Women’s Transfer Lite SS Baselayer

Cutting-edge tailoring and fabric make for a baselayer that fits well, works well, and looks good. This isn’t a hand-me-down from the guys.

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Factory Tour: Inside Pearl Izumi’s New HQ Building

Best Christmas present you can give a company? How about a brand new 55,000-square foot state-of-the art building complete with a fitness room, locker room, showers, and expansive indoor bike storage.

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Women’s Test Team: Women’s Bibshorts Review Part 1

In the first installment from the new RoadBikeReview.com Women’s Test Team, our quartet of discerning testers take a look at women’s bibshorts from Hincapie Sportswear, Pearl Izumi and Assos.

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Fashion Show: Three Kits We Like

We see a lot of cycling kit, some of it good, some of it great, and some of it downright garish and gross. Here are three kits – in our opinion, at least – that reside solidly in the second category. Each combines appealing style with high-level functionality.

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Gear of the Day: Pearl Izumi P.R.O. LTD Jersey and Bib Shorts

When it comes to cycling kit, beauty is in the eye of the beholder. Function, on the other hand, is a yes or no proposition. So make your own judgment about the looks of Pearl Izumi’s P.R.O. LTD jersey and bib shorts, but know that function is top of the line.

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Exclusive Factory Tour: Pearl Izumi – Louisville, Colorado

Within the realm of logic and reason, there is a principle known as Occam’s Razor. It states that, “All other things being equal, simpler explanations are generally better than more complex ones.” Origins of this edict are not definitive, but variations of the concept have been traced as far back as the time of Aristotle […]

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Sneak Peek: Pearl Izumi HQ Tour

In the front lobby of Pearl Izumi’s Colorado headquarters, just left of the receptionist station, are a series of architectural renderings. The pictured building is what will be Pearl’s new home, a sleek, modern looking structure that’s already under construction in the sprawling lot across the street from the current building. Scheduled completion date is […]

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Pearl Izumi Appoints OutsidePR as Agency of Record

Louisville, Colorado – Pearl iZumi, a worldwide leading maker of run and bike apparel and shoes, today announced that it has hired San Francisco-based OutsidePR to serve as its outside public relations firm. The work for Pearl iZumi will focus on the company’s industry-leading cycling, triathlon and run apparel, as well as its cycling and […]

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Pearl Izumi Unveils Top Secret Project Uranus

Pearl Izumi Aims for the Stars with New Anatomic 4D Chamois Technology for Serious Cyclists LOUISVILLE, COLO – It’s no secret. For millions of avid cyclists throughout the world, having a comfortable butt while riding your bike is critical, whether you’re commuting to work or competing in a grueling 100-mile leg of the Tour de […]

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