In the depths of winter a good pair of insulating tights are the
way to go. But in mixed conditions they're often simply too much of
a good thing.
Kneewarmers are a practical solution - small and light enough to
easily stow away in a jersey pocket, but providing that
all-important insulation for your knees when required.
It's a simple product really, and Assos have wisely chosen not
to make any unnecessarily fancy choices here. They're constructed
from their mid-weight RX Light material, which insulates without
overheating and is extremely breathable (it's also nicely stretchy,
which gives a more comfortable fit whilst reducing the chance of
Of course being Assos these aren't simply tubes of fabric...
they're both anatomically and asymmetrically cut; The outside of
each leg (left and right specific) is cut a little higher for added
comfort and stability, and the design - whilst simple - follows the
contours of your leg to prevent bunching at the rear.
A great way to extend the usefulness of your bib shorts into