When you’re smooth, you’re quick, so Specialized is paying tribute to their four-time world champ DH racer Loic Bruni with a brand new kit… smooth as butter, Gravity Butter in actual fact!
The distinct boring yellow butter colour apart, Specialized had three most important priorities in designing this kit: air flow, motion, and sturdiness. You’ll discover loads of laser perforated areas on the jerseys and pants, abrasion-resistant panels on the pants, and stretchy lycra materials to supply an in depth however non-restricting match.
Specialized x Loic Bruni Gravity Butter
The Gravity Butter Collection features a DH jersey & pants, a path jersey & shorts, path gloves, socks, a t-shirt, and a toque (a beanie hat). All items are both thought of unisex, or supplied in each males’s & ladies’s suits, so each rider has the choice of getting buttered up!
Bruni will probably be debuting his new kit on the Fort William World Cup downhill race this weekend… will he shred the course like a sizzling knife via butter?
We’ll discover out, quickly!
Specialized Gravity Butter Race Jersey – $100
The Gravity Butter Race Jersey is an extended sleeved jersey, and it’s a singular mannequin versus the Gravity Long Sleeve jerseys Specialized is about to launch (new Gravity gear is launching May 24th!). This mannequin options laser perforated vents on the entrance of every shoulder, and a snug crew neck collar. This light-weight race-day jersey retains it minimal with no pockets.
The Gravity Butter Race jersey is taken into account a unisex piece, with sizes starting from XS-XXL.
Specialized Gravity Butter Pants – $160
The Gravity Butter pants are an identical in development to Specialized’s incoming Gravity pants, so in the event you don’t dig the buttery colour, different choices will probably be accessible as of the following week – we’d counsel black. The pants provide laser perforated air flow on the back and front of the waistline, and on the again of your thighs. Down the tapered legs you’ll discover high-abrasion knee patches, and a stretch panel on the cuff. The waist options an adjustable buckle closure.
The Gravity Butter pants are a unisex model, and waist sizes 24-42 can be found.
Butter Trail Long Sleeve Jersey – $65
This light-weight, long-sleeved jersey supplies full protection in a minimal vogue, and a bit looser match than the Race one. Its vented entrance sleeve design enhances airflow to your arms and armpits, and a tender crew neck collar retains it easy and cozy. This jersey additionally supplies UPF 50 solar safety.
The Butter Trail Long Sleeve jersey is bought in males’s sizes XS-XXL, and ladies’s sizes XXS-XXL.
Butter Trail Air Shorts – $130
The Butter Trail Air shorts are a really light-weight pair, which embrace laser-perforated air flow on the within of the legs and alongside the again of the waistline – the identical because the lately launched standard Trail Air Shorts, which run a bit comfortable within the seat.
With path using in thoughts, Specialized gave these shorts one thing no different garment on this lineup presents – a pocket! But only one. You get a single zippered pocket on the left leg, which seems to be preferrred for carrying smartphones. The shorts additionally provide a buckle adjuster on the waist, and UPF 50 solar safety.
Men’s sizes vary from 28-44, and ladies’s sizes XXS-XXL can be found.
Butter Trail Air Gloves – $25
The Butter Trail Air gloves (and the socks under) assist you to full your Loic Bruni professional duplicate kit in buttery model. Identical to Specialized’s present Trail Air gloves, they provide non-padded micro-ventilated perforated palms for optimum grip really feel with out bunching. The pre-curved fingers use energy knit mesh on the perimeters to make sure glorious breathability, and have silicone grippers on the thumb and first two fingers. The forefingers and thumbs additionally embrace Wiretap conductive threads so you possibly can fiddle along with your telephone.
The Butter Trail Air gloves are bought in males’s sizes S-XXL, and ladies’s sizes XS-XL.
Butter Techno MTB Tall Sock – $25
The Techno MTB Tall Sock supplies light-weight underfoot cushioning to assist soak up path vibrations, and is designed to reduce hotspots and friction. The socks can be found in unisex sizes S-XL.
Butter New Era Cuff Beanie – $25
To hold you as heat as melted butter while you’re off the bike, or ready for you race to begin, the Butter Beanie is a premium knit New Era cuff toque/beanie. One dimension suits all.
Butter Short Sleeve Tee – $35
Last up, Specialized made a display screen printed tender cotton Butter t-shirt to spherical out the gathering. Unisex sizes XXS-XXXL can be found.
All Gravity Butter Collection items can be found as of right this moment through Specialized’s web site.