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12-Panel anatomic design for superior, Comfortable silicone leg grippers keep shorts in place,
Reflective logo on both sides attract more eyes.
Breathable mesh design on both sides of waistband.
Using double antibacterial 4D Coolmax Pad, breathable and comfortable.
The size for this short is Asian size,please choose ONE SIZE UP than you normally wear.
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.
Most Helpful Customer Reviews
I am 5'9, 168 lbs, size medium. After reading the reviews, I bought size L and they fit very well. I use these to train for triathlons and duathlons, usually around 24 miles. They are very comfortable, dry quickly, don't crawl up in your legs, the quality of the fabric and seams are comparable to the top brands (I have a Pearl Izumi Select and I like these better). They also look good. There is an area on the back, close to the wast, that uses a mesh, which is nice because it helps to evaporate the sweat faster. I liked them so much that now I have the red and the blue! I will not be surprised if they become a major brand.
For some people 1 size up is good, but others might need 2 sizes up. Reason? The leg band is not as stretchy as the waist.
While most people know their waist size, it's important to measure the thigh size too. Take out your tape, sit down, and measure the leg band at 6 inches above the top of the knee cap.
See my modified sizing chart based on my experience with the 2 sizes I bought L and XL. The lower limit is what will fit snugly without flapping while cycling, and the higher limit is after being streched but not feeling uncomfortably tight.
I really like these shorts. For what I paid they are good quality and the padding works. I would expect to see more out of this company in the near future. I recently bought a pair of $85 bike shorts and they are similar to these Santic's. The expensive ones are built out of thicker material and don't stretch as easily. Also there is more padding in the right places. You can see in the pics the padding is thicker on the expensive shorts at the bottom hip bone area. The expensive shorts are on the left and the Santics on the right. However the Santics are OK for medium rides and the padding is adequate. I am not a long distance rider anyway..........just a recreational rider mostly so these shorts are awesome for 10 or 20 mile rides. I like how they fit but you need to go up one or 2 sizes. I am 5'10" and 175 lbs. Based on other reviews here I ordered the XL and they fit great. Overall I would say to give these pants a try. They are comfortable, stylish and the...
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