Santini REA 2.0 bib-shorts review

Promising a reduction in muscle fatigue and a match for any jersey for any riding occasion, we gave the Santini REA 2.0 bib-shorts a whirl

Cycling Weekly Verdict

A comfortable pair of women's specific bib-shorts with an excellent chamois, but form doesn’t quite follow function and the grey piping loses the Santini REA 2.0 bib-shorts finesse to make these truly a classic little black number.

Reasons to buy
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    Women's specific

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    UPV protection

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    Excellent Chamois

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    Reflective detailing

Reasons to avoid
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    Lack finess

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In a world of fluro colours and head-to-toe matching ensembles, it can be hard to find classic, yet high performance bib-shorts. So has Santini, with the REA 2.0, delivered the ultimate little black number that we all need in our cycling wardrobe?

>>>Buy the Santini REA 2.0 bib-shorts for only £80.99, saving 10%, at Chain Reaction Cycles

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