Although billed as tights, we found these slightly loose around the legs. They offer good protection from rain and road spray though, and are very warm.
You get extensive sections of eVent waterproof shell fabric while the seat and knees are made from a stretchier softshell waterproof material.
Rain can get in through the less exposed side panels but these are highly breathable and the ﬂeecy inner faces are comfortable next to the skin.
Long ankle zips make them simple to get on and off, and if the waist cord doesn’t suit you, £20 will get you Showers Pass’s braces to hold them in place.