Adidas Adistar bibshorts review

Cycling Weekly Verdict

Comfort is enhanced by the Cyctech Endurance 2 seat-pad, which has a velvet-soft upper material that's designed to wick away moisture from the skin.

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    Quality feel and great fit

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    Fairly heavy fabric on straps

Team Sky had a pretty good year in 2012 - not least because these Adistar shorts kept them comfortable.

Adidas's top-tier offering is constructed using a concept the firm calls ‘Formotion', designed to give seamless airflow.

Without testing them in a wind tunnel, it's difficult to pass accurate comment on their wind-cheating qualities, but the fit is sublime.

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