Adidas launches strapless bib shorts – or just 'shorts'

Bib shorts... but without the bibs?

Adidas strapless bib shorts
(Image credit: Adidas)

Sportswear brand Adidas appears to have quietly added a line of cycling shorts to pair with its recent release of indoor cycling shoes last month. 

But while waist shorts are an established category – we’ve previously reviewed ones from Le Col, Rapha and dhb – the concept of a ‘strapless bib short’ is certainly a new one on us...

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Stefan Abram
Tech features editor

After winning the 2019 National Single-Speed Cross-Country Mountain Biking Championships and claiming the plushie unicorn (true story), Stefan swapped the flat-bars for drop-bars and has never looked back. 

Since then, he’s earnt his 2ⁿᵈ cat racing licence in his first season racing as a third, completed the South Downs Double in under 20 hours and Everested in under 12.

But his favourite rides are multiday bikepacking trips, with all the huge amount of cycling tech and long days spent exploring new roads and trails - as well as histories and cultures. Most recently, he’s spent two weeks riding from Budapest into the mountains of Slovakia

Height: 177cm

Weight: 67–69kg