Best cycling shorts for men 2024: bike bib shorts for comfortable riding

The best cycling shorts will keep you comfortable, look great and support your muscles too

Male cyclists wearing some of the best bib shorts for cycling
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The single most important part of a cyclist's wardrobe, a pair of the best cycling shorts will provide comfort and protection on long rides allowing you to enjoy your time on the bike more. Made from stretchy, supportive Lycra the shorts' material should fit perfectly when in the cycling position whilst the all-important seat pad (or chamois) provides a plush interface between your backside and the saddle. 

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