Ale uses Thermo-Roubaix fabric for their Clima Protection 2. 0 Speedfondo Thermo Bib Tights; this high-quality thermal fabric has a soft and cosy inner fleece face that traps warmth, while the outer is tough and durable enough for a harsh winter. Breathability is also excellent ensuring that even if you do work up a sweat you'll not suffer from feelings of clamminess and a chill. Ale's “8HF” pad utilises an elastic micro fibre with memory padding, strategically positioned at the saddle contact points. Read more… In the perineal and ischiatic area, the 120 kg maximum density padding, is calibrated and breathable ensuring utmost support against bumps and vibrations from the road. The central relief channel was developed to protect the nerve endings for improved support over longer distances. The lateral shaped wings are flexible and follow the body for complete support and comfort. From long winter rides to speedy after work efforts, these winter tights will keep you feeling comfortable and protected from the cold when temperatures drop to single digits.