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What shades/glasses do you wear during a ride?

Old 05-06-10, 10:22 AM
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What shades/glasses do you wear during a ride?

I was wondering what you guys wear as far as shades or glasses when you ride. I have a pair of Tifosi that i own. Even though they look great on me Ill be looking for something with larger lenses or frames maybe as I still get stuff in my eyes when riding.

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Polarized 10ish% lens for most day riding, and a Persimmon lens for evening/overcast riding and indoor shooting.

Excellent eye coverage, and frames and lens far exceed Z87.1.
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Pair of $20 sunglasses I got from Performance. They've got three different lens colors, I got no complaints.

I lose/break too many pairs of sunglasses to bother paying real money for them. They serve their purpose, I suppose.
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I found a pair of FOakleys when I was 5 years old. They are perfect for keeping the wind out, and I don't give a crap if they get beat up.
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didn't we just do this a few weeks ago?
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didn't we just do this a few weeks ago?
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Oakley Flak Jackets with Black Iridium. I have a pair of Rudy Fyols for overcast and night.
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Target brand Ray Ban fakes:



I will race these on Saturday though from Lids:

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The same one that I posted in the "Show us your shades" thread...

TAG Heuer Curves 2S Photochromatic+
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cheap performance bike 3 lense glasses, look like the Oakley M-frames
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Anything from Smith - a GREAT company from Idaho. I have had such terrible customer support from Oakley on the one pair of their S$%(* shades that I swore I would never own anything of theirs. The people at Smith are super easy to deal with and support their customers.
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I wear some polarized Oakley gascans. No complaints
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