Rapha trousers review

Casual cycling strides

Our rating 
3.5 out of 5 star rating 3.5
GBP £150.00 RRP | USD $210.00
Rapha Trousers

Our review

Subtle strides for on and off the bike – but expensive
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Rapha’s trousers are designed to be cycle-friendly but not look out of place when you’re off the bike.


They’re made from a durable polyamide/cotton/polyurethane mix with a touch of crossways give – not stretchy, but enough to allow unhampered pedalling – and they’re cut slim so they don’t flap in the wind.

The seat lining is reinforced for a little extra comfort while a rubber gripper inside the waistband holds them in place as you ride. You get hip pockets, one with an internal compartment, and a zipped one round the back.


Finishing quality is excellent, and as ever with Rapha, they’re expensive, but if you don’t mind spending this kind of money they’re more comfortable for riding than normal civvies. Available in 30-38in waist sizes, 34in leg.

Product Specifications


Name Trousers (10)
Brand Rapha

Description 34inch length * Slim cut. * Microfibre lined seat. * Gripper on waistband. * Waistband extension with hook and eye closure. * Bound seams in contrast colour. * Pocket logo. * Change pocket. * Side seam pockets. * Rear zipped and welted pocket. * Contrast rear belt loop feature.
Clothing Material Cotton Polyester
Clothing Sizes Available 30 Inch 32 Inch 34 Inch 36 Inch 38 Inch
Available Colours Black