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Guide 2 Cycling   >   Shorts, Tights & Trousers

 

Cycling Shorts, Tights & Trousers - What To Wear When Riding Your Bike


In mild weather, clothing is mainly a matter of convenience. Yes you want to wear shoes that are comfortable to pedal in, and yes you don't clothing that is likely to tangled up with your bike chain, but aside from that you can pretty much wear whatever you like.

On the other hand, if the weather is very hot, very cold or wet, then you need to take your choice of clothing more seriously, especially as regards those clothes that you choose to wear on your lower half.

Cycling shorts are quite simply one of the best options, and something you really need to try. Don't be deterred by the fact that they look ridiculous in the shop, or that you feel odd (because of all the padding) wearing them the first time. The thing to remember is that they will keep you comfortable in the saddle, even if you ride your bike all day. Surely avoiding what could be a literal pain in the bottom is worth it? Furthermore if you're embarrassed about the amout that cycling shorts reveal, or if you find their tight fit to be unflattering, you can always wear baggy shorts or a skirt on top of them.

Cycling shorts are usually specifically designed for men's and women's different figures, but beyond that the choice can be quite confusing. The trouble is that expensive shorts often look almost identical to the cheapest ones in the store. Closer examination will however reveal the differences - the fabric - more expensive shorts are generally made from more breathable materials to help keep you cool and dry - and the sophistication of the padding.

If you're commuting to work, you probably want to change when you arrive. Apart from not forcing your colleagues to endure a sweaty smell, cycling shorts probably don't look professional in the office and indeed you may not feel comfortable wearing them all day. If your employer provides changing facilities and showers you can use those, otherwise it'll have to be a quick change in the lavatory.

On cold days, cycling shorts by themselves are probably not enough to keep you warm, even if you cycle as fast as you can. For this reason, you may wish to consider tights, and if you do wear tights, remember they should go on top of the cycling shorts, and not underneath. In very cold weather, you should consider wearing tights with a fleecy lining, and take care to ensure that your ankles are covered even when your knees are bent (if necessary get longer tights).

In wet weather, you'll probably want to try to keep dry, so in these conditions you can consider wearing baggy waterproof trousers over your shorts. Be sure to choose trousers that are breathable, or you'll just end-up horribly sweaty.

Here are some cycling shorts:

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Santic Cycling Men's Shorts Biking Bicycle Bike Pants Half Pants 4D Coolmax Padded

Santic

Santic Cycling Men s Shorts Biking Bicycle Bike Pants Half Pants 4D Coolmax Padded
 
  • 12-Panel anatomic design for superior, Comfortable silicone leg grippers keep shorts in place,
  • Breathable mesh design on both sides of waistband.
  • The size for this short is Asian size,please choose ONE SIZE UP than you normally wear.
Product Description:
A premium,professional quality classic padded bike short from SANTIC designed for both men and women,the Classic Short is the ideal short for the cyclist who wants excellent comfort and performance during your ride. Sewn from premium quality, four-way stretch tricot fabric, the Classic Short moves fluidly with the your body while in the cycling motion. This short has a smooth, two-panel construction and a seamless pad that reduces the opportunity for abrasion and saddle sores. The pad's surface is a smooth, coolmax microfiber that is laminated to foam and tricot. It is also antibacterial and stays dry longer to inhibit the growth of bacteria.

sponeed Men's Cycling Shorts Padded Bicycle Riding Pants Bike Biking Clothes Cycle Wear Tights

sponeed

sponeed Men s Cycling Shorts Padded Bicycle Riding Pants Bike Biking Clothes Cycle Wear Tights
 
  • EASY MAINTENANCE & SIZE SUGGESTION - Package includes bike cycling shorts with padding. Wash under 100 degrees F, Hand washing or machine (Put in wash pocket when washing in a machine).Do not brush or bleach for it can affect the quality of your biking shorts. Tag is Asian size that runs smaller than US standard, please check the size chart in Product Description, We recommend one size larger to buy,that means if you wear US XL please choose Asian XXL
  • PREMIUM & COMFORTABLE - This bicycling shorts are suitable for all levels cyclists, which includes road biking or mountain biker. It has a quick-dry and breathable feature which makes you feel more comfortable. Silicone leg grippers keep shorts in place,and 3D gel pad in key areas, moisture-wicking, antimicrobial properties
  • 100% SATISFACTION GUARANTEED - As a brand, we believe in quality our shorts are definitely worth the cost compare to those top brand bike shorts padded. We are cycling supplies manufacturer, we can guarantee top-level quality and good design, We also accept your special customized ,such as club uniforms, gloves, cycling helmet and arm sleeve etc. If the size issue need to return, Please contact us freely we will send suitable size to replace very quick
Product Description:

Sponeed-cycling company have 7-years experience in riding jerseys field,mainly produce all kinds of cycling clothing and equipment. Company focus on cycling clothes technology research and design with original brand and highest-quality products.
Bicycle Shorts Details:
1.Combination of functional materials and an innovative mesh vent design for riders of all levels.
2. Breathable padded design and silicon band anti slip on leg.Original brand, individual packing,High-tech Sublimation Printing

*Size chart(We recommend one size larger to buy):
(Asia M=US Small): Height:63"-67" Weight: 110-135 lbs
( Asia L=US Medium): Height:67"-69" Weight: 130-160lbs
(Asia XL=US Large): Height:69"-72" Weight: 160-180lbs
(Asia 2XL=US X-Large): Height:72"-74" Weight: 175-190lbs
(Asia 3XL=US XX-Large):Height:74"-75" Weight: 185-215lbs

Baleaf Men's 3D Padded Bike Bicycle MTB Cycling Underwear Shorts

Baleaf
Misc.

Baleaf Men s 3D Padded Bike Bicycle MTB Cycling Underwear Shorts
 
  • Lightweight and moisture-wicking fabrics keep you dry and comfortable
  • 3D Cushion provides decent protection on your bike saddle while riding
  • Size chart(Waist): S=28-30" M=31-33" L=34-36" XL=37-39" 2XL=40-42" 3XL=42-44"
Product Description:
Baleaf 3D padded bike bicycle cycling underwear short made with quick-dry and lightweight fabricis great for cycling. It provides quality and comfort support. Also underwear design allows you to wear as whichever outfits as you like to ride a bike.

Sportneer Men's Cycling Shorts 4D Coolmax Padded Bike Bicycle Pants Tights, Anti-Slip Design, Breathable & Absorbent

Sportneer
Misc.

Sportneer Men s Cycling Shorts 4D Coolmax Padded Bike Bicycle Pants Tights, Anti-Slip Design, Breathable & Absorbent
 
  • SECOND SKIN FIT: Excellent stretch on seams gives a sculpted-to-the-skin feel that maximizes both comfort and aero efficiency.
  • CRITICAL SADDLE SUPPORT: Fitted with 3 layers of high performance sponge cushioning for maximum comfort. Breather holes keep the seat dry even during strenuous exercise.
  • CAT EYE REFLECTOR: Highly visible reflector on logo makes for safer roadside riding after dark.
Product Description:
Sportneer's 4D Cycling Shorts
Sculpted critical support and breathable materials make this the most comfortable ride you ever sat your seat on.

Offering the perfect balance between rider comfort and aero dynamism, these cycling shorts by Sportneer will have you switching up the gears on your road bike and saddling in for your smoothest ride to date.

Engineered with a prize winning Nylon/Spandex blend that provides maximum moister transfer, Sportneer offers a second skin fit that doesn't shift in the saddle, and allows perspiration to pass easily through the fabric. The shorts' flatlock seams have been designed to offer maximum stretch and flexibility, giving you the freedom to peddle out ahead of the peloton with no pinch or bind.

At last you can really enjoy the ride with Sportneer's high performance inner padding, which provides lasting comfort even after 20 miles at the handlebars. The pads' unique design which features three dense layers of shock absorbent sponge, offers critical support to the upper thigh and alleviates the strain caused by extended saddle pressure against the sit bone. While 80 breathing holes in the support keep seat of the shorts dry and eliminates the risk of chaffing and bacterial infection.

Size
Specifications
Material: 82% Polyamide, 18% spandex
Package dimensions: 10"x9"x1"
Package weight: 0.37pounds

Package Contents
1 x Sportneer 4D Padded Cycling Shorts
1 x Warranty Card

Santic Men's Cycling Shorts Loose-Fit 4D Padded Bike Bicycle MTB Mountain Bike Shorts Grey

Santic

Santic Men s Cycling Shorts Loose-Fit 4D Padded Bike Bicycle MTB Mountain Bike Shorts Grey
 
  • NOTICE:Please CHOOSE THE SIZE BASED ON OUR SIZE CHART.
  • Seat cushion with top 4D COOLMAX,riding transit can provide good protection,to avoid injuries caused by riding.
  • Baggy exterior and internal padded bike short.are highly functional for bicycle touring and mountain bike rides.Legs are non binding, elastic free and very soft to wear.
Product Description:
About Santic:
As a large industrial enterprise which combines R&D, design and production, Santic cuts off all the middleman expenses, offers professional functional cycling apparel, shoes and accessories, sales throughout the world more than 30 countries, and becomes Chinese Cycling Association co-branding, China National Triathlon co-branding, the Tour of Qinghai Lake International Cycling Race co-branding.

Attention For Customers:
1. The size for this products is Asian size. If you are from U.S.A or EU, please choose one or two size up.
2. Hand Wash / Machine Wash with cool water 30°, Do not dry clean, Do not tumble dry, Do not iron, Do not brush, Do not bleach.

What is in the package:
1 X Cycling Shorts

Pearl iZUMi Mens Select Quest Shorts

Pearl iZUMi
Apparel

Pearl iZUMi Mens Select Quest Shorts
 
  • Pearl Izumi Size Chart
Product Description:
Pearl Izumi Size Chart Pearl Izumi Chamois School 101 Escape from the workweek and take a ride in the SELECT Quest Cycling Short. Form fitting with an athletic, aerodynamic cut for enhanced performance. SELECT Transfer fabric wicks away perspiration to keep you cool and dry as you perform. M SELECT Escape 1:1™ Chamois:• Smooth next-to-skin interface.• Medium-density suspension core.• Pre-shaped and curved to the body. Elastic waistband. Silicone leg gripper offers a secure, comfortable fit. Reflective elements increase visibility in low-light conditions. 88% nylon, 12% Lycra® spandex. Machine wash, drip dry. Imported. Measurements: Waist Measurement: 24 in Outseam: 16 in Inseam: 11 in Front Rise: 7 1⁄2 in Back Rise: 15 in Leg Opening: 14 in Product measurements were taken using size MD, inseam 9.5. Please note that measurements may vary by size.

Louis Garneau Men's Fit Sensor 2 Padded, Breathable, Compression Bike Shorts, Black

Louis Garneau
Misc.

Louis Garneau Men s Fit Sensor 2 Padded, Breathable, Compression Bike Shorts, Black
 
  • The Airzone chamois is made from moisture wicking, antibacterial memory foam with an ergonomic fit and no pinch points or chafing.
  • The stretch trim on the straps, seamless inner legs, flatlock seams, and elastic drawstring waist offer even more comfort.
  • The reflective accents provide extra safety in low light.
Product Description:
We call them the Fit Sensor 2 shorts. You might call them comfort. 10 panels, no seams inside the legs, Powerband compressive cuffs on the legs, and flatlock stitching.

Przewalski Men’s 3D Padded Cycling Bike Bib Shorts, Excellent Performance and Better Fit

Przewalski
Apparel

Przewalski Men’s 3D Padded Cycling Bike Bib Shorts, Excellent Performance and Better Fit
 
  • 【High Wicking】 The fabrics feature effective water diffusion and wicking properties. It does not stick to the skin and shows cool crispy wearing comfort due to its capillary action. In addition, the dry touch can be maintained even it is wet. BACK MESH CONSTRUCTION helps improve the excellent breathability.
  • 【Better Fit】 3D molded construction, multi-panel and 4 needles 6 threads flat-seam stitching design provides better fit and comfort.
  • 【Satisfaction Guaranteed】 90 days no risk 100% full refund assurance if you are not satisfied for any reason, no questions asked.

Przewalski Mens 3D Padded Cycling Shorts, Bike Biking Half Pants, Cycle Clothes for Road Riding Biker - 3-Layer Bicycle Padding & 7CM Width Anti-Slip Cuff

Przewalski

Przewalski Mens 3D Padded Cycling Shorts, Bike Biking Half Pants, Cycle Clothes for Road Riding Biker - 3-Layer Bicycle Padding & 7CM Width Anti-Slip Cuff
 
  • 【Breathable Feeling】 Fabric is made of new type of materials that sweat well in the high heat of cycling. Elastic fibers are engineered to Four-way stretch when moving; it gives you the sense of permeable and fresh.
  • 【Useful Non-Slip】 Intensive silicone spots attached equally at the 7cm width hem, preventing cuffs from riding up. You will never feel tight or chafe at any time compared with regular silicone bands.
  • 【Satisfaction Guaranteed】 90 days no risk 100% full refund assurance if you are not satisfied for any reason, no questions asked.
Product Description:

Are you troubled to hunting one Cycling Shorts to enjoy a wonderful riding journey to be free, comfortable and blissful.

We endeavour to live up to your expectation all the time.

Characteristics:

  • Supportive and breathable pad to ensure comfortability.
  • Four-way stretch fabric with high-wicking facture to keep body fresh.
  • Fantastic 9-panel-design knitting seamlessly which fits to move.
  • Anti-slip spots & reflective logo make sure of non-chafing and safety at any moment.

Specifications:

  • Material: 71% polyamide + 29% spandex
  • Colors: black, yellow, white
  • Length: short

Size chart:

  • S------- Waist:30.0"-32.5" Inseam:8.8"
  • M------ Waist:32.5"-35.0" Inseam:9.0"
  • L------- Waist:35.0"-37.5" Inseam:9.2"
  • XL------Waist:37.5"-40.0" Inseam:9.4"
  • 2XL---- Waist:40.0"-42.5"  Inseam:9.6"

Package contents:

  • 1 X Przewalski Short Cycling Shorts
  • 1 x Przewalski warranty card

Warranty:

  • 90 days Warranty, 100% Satisfaction Guaranteed.

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Ohuhu Men's 3D Padded Bike Bicycle MTB Cycling Underwear Shorts

Ohuhu

Ohuhu Men s 3D Padded Bike Bicycle MTB Cycling Underwear Shorts
 
  • SOFT & COMFORTABLE: Suitable for both men and women
  • BREATHABLE & LIGHTWEIGHT: 90% Polyester&10%Spandex design providing super flexibility
  • SIZE CHART(Waist): S=28-30", M=31-32", L=33-35", XL=36-38", 2XL=39-41", 3XL=42-44"
Product Description:
Ohuhu 3D Padded Cycling underwear
This underwear is perfect for bicycle activities. Mesh breathable design makes it comfortable. And the 3D padded design can relax hip muscles.

★ Soft Foam and Gel Padding ★
☆ Unique Silica GEL cycling pad to absorb shock, providing miles and miles of comfort.
☆ 2.9cm/1.14inch pad (compare to 2.5cm/0.9inch pads of many cycling shorts in the market), for extra comfort and cushioning.

★ 3D Padding for Full Protection ★
☆ 3D Padding is male-specific, designed not to chafe in key areas.
☆ Designed with ultra-durable, premium, stitched 3D padding that won't slip or slide for excellent resistance and comfort when used with hard, uncomfortable bicycle seats!

★ Breathable Elastic Polyester/Spandex ★
☆ Breathable material provides super flexibility and keeps your body dry.
☆ High elasticity provides extra comfort.

★ Reasons to wear padded cycling shorts★
☆ Increase comfort on longer rides by reducing chafing and providing shock-absorbing padding;
☆ Reduce wind resistance, increasing aerodynamic efficiency;
☆ Protect the skin against the repetitive friction of the legs against the bicycle seat or frame.



 
 
 
 

 
 
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