dhb has gone high-tech, launching a completely updated Aeron Rain Defence range of clothing that uses fabrics from Polartec and Schoeller. As the name suggests, the lineup is designed to keep you dry in wet weather conditions, while the use of breathable fabrics means that you shouldn’t get too damp from sweat.  dhb says that as well as offering clothing that’s suitable for a wide range of riding conditions — which it has been doing for years — it is now beginning to design kit for more specific types of weather and circumstances. The Aeron Rain Defence range is one result of that approach. It includes jackets and bib tights for both men and women, along with arm, knee and leg warmers. dhb is also using more fabrics from well-respected brands like Polartec than ever before. The Aeron Rain Defence Polartec Jacket (£130) is made from Polartec’s Power Shield Pro softshell fabric, the idea being to provide resistance to the rain plus warmth and breathability. Polartec says, “By re-engineering [our] dense knit multi-component fabric we developed an even stronger balance between warmth and breathability while drastically increasing the inherent ability t...