You want to be able raise a glass and toast to a race well done after you cross the finish line, so don't forget about protecting your hands while you're riding. Scott's Perform SF Gloves are constructed to keep your hands happy without slowing you down. The top hand, a polyester blend, has plenty of stretch to allow for freedom of movement, and the synthetic material breathes well by wicking moisture away from your skin to keep you cool. The chassis is a blend of micro suede and Lycra a combination that offers more stretch with secure grip. Scott includes compression molded padding to help protect sensitive nerves on your palms from road vibrations, and the TPR hook and loop closures allow you to fine tune the fit of these gloves until they're just right. Scott reinforced the palms of the gloves to make them tough enough to handle being pulled off quickly so you won't lose any time heading over to the apres.