The optimal cycling undershorts follow all your movements and prevent unpleasant pressure and friction during your bike ride. But what should the perfect cycling undershorts offer?
At the beginning, the question always arises: Why do I actually need cycling underpants? But after just a few kilometres on the bike, you realise that something essential is missing. The perfect cycling underpants are those that you can barely feel and that follow all your movements without constricting you. At the same time, good cycling undershorts protect you from pressure and unpleasant friction in the buttocks and thigh area.
Here in particular it is important to wear cycling pants with as few seams as possible. This prevents unpleasant chafing or pressure points. In addition to the material of the underpants, the seat padding is also important.
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This makes the cycling underpants a comfortable all-rounder on every bike tour.
Whether on a road bike, mountain bike, gravel bike or e-bike – on long or short distances. A good pair of cycling pants fits the body like a second skin.
While cycling undershorts with a 6 millimetre thick seat pad are sufficient for a padded saddle, a 12 to 16 millimetre thick seat pad is recommended for hard saddles without gel.
There are suitable cycling undershorts to choose from depending on the intensity, requirement and individual saddle.
Of course, cycling undershorts for men and women differ. Especially when it comes to underwear, the physique plays an important role. Cycling undershorts for women are usually cut wider than underpants for men and have a completely different fit. We also use special padding in our cycling undershorts that is adapted to the physique of women and men. Read more here: Finding the perfect cycling shorts. Therefore, it is not recommended that women wear cycling undershorts for men and vice versa.
All cycling undershorts are manufactured at the company’s site in Ried im Innkreis, Austria – from fabric production to the finished product. We produce sustainably in Austria and pay attention to resource-saving use of raw materials, short transport routes and fair working conditions. Read more.
We recommend the following care instructions so that bikers can enjoy the comfort of the “cycling underpants” for a long time:
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The biker's most sensitive point of contact with his bike is on the saddle. This is where it is decided whether a ride becomes a pleasure or an torture. That's why you should pay particular attention to high quality when buying cycling shorts.