These full-backed bibs mix compression fabric around the midriff and upper legs with a more compliant thigh material that still offers enough support. The soft-touch textile provides comfort and resists abrasion, and is UV treated. The silicone leg grippers are narrow but gummy, and we like the reflective stripe.
The body section has a mesh back with supportive compression fabric around the lower back and a mid-height front. Ride in these shorts and you can feel the support the back section gives. The high performance and quality are reflected in the price.
This article was originally published in Cycling Plus magazine.