Get a grip

Take control of your ride with Rapha mitts. Developed to protect your hands while minimising loss of sensation, our mitts have been created with your type of riding in mind. Whether you are sprinting for the line, riding around town or days into an endurance odyssey, we’ve got your hands covered.

This season we’ve overhauled our entire range, focusing on seams and pressure points. Explore the collection below and find the mitts that are right for you.

“If I’m not wearing mitts, I’m not racing.”

Paul Voß, former polka dot jersey wearer

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Pro Team

Feel through the bars is essential when racing so padding has been removed to provide total control with minimal friction at speed, while the quick-drying synthetic suede palms absorb sweat to help you maintain your grip. 

Details

Abrasion resistant synthetic suede palm

No padding, to maintain bar feel

Mesh seam insert at palm for ventilation

New seam design to prevent numbness

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Brevet

Coming soon
Long rides make for tired hands - a fast-wicking fabric and specially developed memory foam prolongs comfort, while stitching is strategically placed to reduce numbness. Brevet reflective detailing increases visibility.

Details

Generous padding for comfort on long rides

Fast wicking fabric to keep hands dry

Adjustable cuff closure

Perforated reflective stripe and hi-vis option for increased visibility

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Leather

Total luxury for city riding, made from soft Pittards leather with no padding, to enhance feeling and grip. Seams are placed away from pressure points for added comfort.

Details

Sports grade leather, tanned in the UK

Padding removed to better suit shorter rides

Adjustable velcro cuff

Metal Rapha logo badge to cuff

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Classic Crochet

Timeless Rapha Classic styling featuring crochet yarn backs and supple, hard-wearing leather palms using sports-grade padding for shock absorption and better control in all conditions. 

Details

Fast wicking and drying woven yarn to hand back

Sports-grade leather palms, tanned in the UK

Low profile padding restricted to key areas

Metal Rapha logo badge to cuff

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Souplesse

Lightweight and fast-drying for high-intensity riding, with a synthetic suede palm and highly breathable Souplesse fabric on the hand-back. Designed with Souplesse style points for total control. 

Details

Abrasion resistant synthetic suede palm

Padding removed to improve bar feel

Stretch mesh seam insert at palm for ventilation

Finger pulls for easy removal

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RCC Pro Team

Pro Team mitts in Rapha Cycling Club colours, designed without padding to minimise friction and improve the feel of the bars. Quick-drying synthetic suede palms absorb sweat when riding at speed, helping you keep a solid grip at all times. 

Details

Abrasion resistant synthetic suede palm

Padding removed to improve bar feel

Stretch mesh seam insert at palm for ventilation

Printed RCC logos on hand backs

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