About Endura Women Xtract Gel Shorts
Saddle sores in summers is quite a common issue cyclists usually face. Apart from a good saddle, padded cycling shorts is an absolute necessity. Sogging in sweat leads to irritation and what not, chafing and promotes bacterial formation, which in turn, may hinder your cycling routine. But Endura's ultra fast wicking xtract fabric dries off quickly for a comfortable time on saddle. Also the seams are stitched in a flat lock fashion which means no irritation given the repetitive pedalling movement. Its 400-Series 15 mm antibacterial gel inserts makes it suitable for longer rides of 2-4 hours, improves blood flow and comfort.
- Ultra-fast wicking Xtract fabric means no sweat retention.
- Flat locked seams for comfort, durability and irritation-free ride.
Sticky grips at hem prevent it rolling over.
- 400-Series gel pad for adequate blood flow and comfortable time on saddle.
About Cycling Shorts
Without a good cycling short, it’s hard to add more miles to the ride after a certain period. Good cycling shorts reduce chafing, offers some kind of shock absorbing gel padding. Either made from Lycra or Nylon, good cycling shorts are stretchable in nature and doesn’t restrict your pedalling movement. It’s always an intelligent decision to go with cycling shorts that keep you cool in the hot days and is made up of breathable fabric. Higher end models will have better gel padding, more panels, better breathability which is essential for longer rides.
Endura Ltd was founded in Edinburgh, Scotland in 1992 by a keen club cyclist (Jim McFarlane) after his return to Scotland from a 14 month stay in Sydney. Endura is focussed on function and longevity without cutting corners on material and construction and this is the enduring ethos that still permeates throughout Endura today. Endura have long history of supporting athletes of all descriptions and events for all types of cyclist. On the road, they’re the performance clothing sponsors of Movistar Team, the UCI's number one ranked WorldTour team in 2015 and the number one ranked WorldTour rider Alejandro Valverde and are clothing sponsors for Cervélo-Bigla Pro Cycling who will be racing in the UCI Women's WorldTour during 2016. Offroad - they're the performance apparel sponsor for Danny MacAskill’s mountain biking projects and he'll be part of their testing pool, supplying invaluable product feedback and clothing sponsor of Chris Smith, the renowned British freerider and dirt jumper.
400-Series Gel Padding.
Construction - Nylon 62% Polyester - 27% Elastane 11%