Cycling Glasses: A Cycling Necessity

Everyone loves cycling.  But, a lot of people are unaware that you need a good pair of sunglasses to cycle safely. This is true regardless of whether you are a seasoned cyclist or just learning the sport. There are countless options available, and it may be confusing to pick your perfect fit.

Here’s everything you need to know about cycling glasses!

Cycling requires the use of a specialized type of eyewear. Cycling eyewear will shield your eyes from wind, glare, and UV rays. It keeps your eyes from drying out or becoming irritated. This type of customized eyewear contains extra features that make it comfortable and practical and is made exclusively for biking.

Given the wide variety of brands and styles available, picking the right pair of cycling glasses can be challenging. Which bicycle glasses are best? There isn't a clear-cut answer; it all depends on your particular preferences and what you believe compliments your style the best. 

Cycling Glasses: A Cycling Necessity

Things To Consider When Choosing Cycling Glasses

To be sure that your cycling glasses are the proper ones, there are a few things you may check for.

The Environment

Make sure your cycling glasses are appropriate for the type of cycling you perform. Depending on whether you like road or mountain biking, you'll need several types of lenses.

The Fit

Don’t choose glasses that are uncomfortable on your face. If the glasses are too loose, they may slide off your face, and if they’re too tight, they may lead to irritation.  You should also test your glasses with your helmet to ensure it’s comfortable.

The Weather 

Pick a set of cycling glasses that goes with the setting you typically cycle in. For instance, it could be a good idea to look for a pair of sunglasses that are polarized and are available in a variety of tints to match the intensity of the sun under various weather conditions.

The Lens

Consider the height of the lenses and the range of colors when determining which frames are right for you. When riding outside, you'll want to make sure the frame fit allows the lenses to set enough on your face to keep sunlight out of your eyes and shield them from flying debris when your head is tilted downward.

Solar Bat has a collection of high-quality cycling glasses.  We offer a wide range of lenses, tints, and styles. Explore our collection today!

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