Cycling caps are a road cyclist's best friend, especially throughout the summer months. Helping to wick away sweat, they keep your noggin dry and work to shield your eyes from the glaring sun.

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A strong part of the iconic roadie look, they are the most recognisable statement style accessory within cycling.

Cheap and cheerful, you can never own too many. Here are the best cycling caps for summer cycling...


Giro's Peleton is thin enough to slip under your helmet, without bunching or making you notice that's even there.

Ideal for warm weather riding, the cap is made from an anti-micobial jersey fabric which will keep it fresh and is complete with some handy reflective detailing.

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Using tubular weaving, they have been able to create the cap to have a seamless construction, so you can forget about any chaffing or discomfort to your head.

Price: £22.99 (RRP £24.99), available from Cycle Store.


We wouldn't expect anything less from Morvelo, their funky floral designed Turtle Cap will definitely get heads turning in the streets.

This great cap for summer cycling uses the wicking properties of polyester, with the soft and comfortable feeling of cotton.

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Complete with an anti bacterial taped bream and an elasticated rear for a snug, comfortable fit, there's even some funky matching kit to pair it with on the road!

Price: £15.00, available from Morvelo.


The Lightweight Cap from Rapha doesn't shy away from their signature style and colourways. It's a clean, elegant cycling cap for summer cycling in extremely hot weather.

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Made from a lightweight polycotton, the cap is super quick drying and will wick away the sweat before you even notice. They've even designed the underpeak in black to help reduce the glare from the road.

Price: £25.00, available from Rapha.


Now this one's a rather unique looking road cycling cap. With a quirky vibrant coloured style design at the front, it has an unusual open mesh back which allows heat to easily evaporate, instantly cooling you down.

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Giving you much more breathability than you would find in most cycling caps, you can now say good bye to sweaty hair days!

Price: £28.00, available from Always Riding.


With an interesting, eye-catching design, PEdal ED have constructed a cap that's ideal for warm weather riding, having been made from Japanese bandana cotton.

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The highly breathable and sturdy cap will be your favourite accessory this summer which you can chose in either blue, black, red or purple.

Price: £20.00, available from Always Riding.


Castelli have created the perfect cap for summer cycling, with a microfiber front, it's been built with a poly mesh back for extreme breathability.

Featuring a slightly shorter peak than usual, the overall design and fit is incredibly lightweight to keep your head feeling cool no matter how hard the climb.

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And there's even a ponytail port at the back, for riders who are looking for a bit more freedom with how they have their hair!

Price: £21.60 (RRP £24.00), available from SigmaSport.