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In honor of The Lance himself, his foundation, and his superhero-like fight against cancer, Oakley offers this special Livestrong edition of the Jawbone. The upper part of the frame is polished Black, with Livestrong Yellow "Jawbone" lower frame. The lenses are vented Black Iridium. Black Iridium is a superb choice for the spring and summertime. It transmits only 10% of the available light to your eyes, also making it ideal for bright, sunny days. The great thing about Oakley Iridium lenses is that the Iridium coating creates a uniform filtering layer that optimizes contrast and reduces glare. And with every purchase of a set of Oakley Jawbone Livestrong Edition glasses, Oakley will donate $20 to the Livestrong Foundation.After all these years of Oakley boasting about the best optics in the business, meaning seeing clearer and with less distortion than just about anything else, they've gone out and beat their best. How? They did it by changing that which arguably makes sport shades sport shades. The pressure-fit lens. The lens that is held by only a small portion of the frame and can be removed. In order for your riding eyewear to do it's thing, the lens and frame are separate components with the lens probably being held in the frame by a notch in the lens or lenses and that notch matching a tab in a frame. In order to hold, there's likely some flexing of plastic going on. That flexing causes distortion. The more sensitive of us can really feel it, the rest probably just sense it. Rigid frames and rigid lenses can minimize this distortion, but have a hard time totally removing it. The Oakley Jawbone doesn't use pressure to hold in the lens. The Jawbone lens is clamped into place, both firmly and softly, by the hinged jawbone on the lower part of the glasses. Oakley calls this Switchlock technology.
Oakley was created for world-class athletes, those who see the limits of possibility as just another challenge. Their dedication drives the brand to look beyond the conventional ideas of industry standards. It's in Oakley's DNA to identify problems, create inventions, and wrap those inventions in art. And simply to make things better than anyone thought possible. Decades of Oakley innovation have been awarded more than 540 patents that elevate physics to the level of art. Technologies transcend sports to enhance the lives of consumers, and more than 110 countries now enjoy a full array of market-leading products including premium sunglasses, goggles, prescription eyewear, apparel, footwear and accessories. These products represent Oakley's commitment to excellence - a passion that redefines what is possible for those who defy their own limits.
Perfect for both biking and running. The lens is vented to keep moisture from building up inside.Published 9 months ago by mark burnhauser
Excellent delivery and I love the product I have no other issues with this product. I is exactly what I expected and need.Published 15 months ago by T. Thibault
Originally bought these sunglasses for cycling, and now wear them all the time. The interchangeable lenses makes it easy to swap in the polarized lenses (which I bought separately)... Read morePublished 19 months ago by B. Warren
Great sunnies, very suitable for cycling. Love wearing them. the overall package with replacement lenses, holder and cleaning materials tops off the the deal.Published on April 20, 2013 by Mr. Peter Alan Hunt
These glasses are really nice and attractive. They fit well on a small face too. I would definitely recommend them.Published on February 17, 2013 by Honzstang
I purchased these from a friend for $120 so that being said idk ab 220 but for 120 i am very happy. Came with tons of accesories and cool case and different lense option. Read morePublished on January 8, 2013 by Jamesray
The sunglesses are awsome. Robust, have a inteligent design, fits perfectly and have a nice case and with accessories. I'm completely satisfied!Published on December 21, 2012 by Andrei Helayel Maia
Excellent product of the highest quality, specifically bought so I could add prescription lenses to complement the lenses that came with the product. Read morePublished on November 30, 2012 by Roy
Hi. I'm from Ecuador.
I bought this sunglasses and it work wonderfully.
I have manny Oakley's sunglasses and make a good job