Sportful Giara W shorts review

Designed for off-the-beaten-track adventures, we test the the Sportful Giara W shorts to see if they deliver form and function

Cycling Weekly Verdict

The Sportful Giara W shorts are reasonably comfortable, but remedial work required to give the shorts a 'good enough' fit isn't what you should expect from a £65 pair of shorts. 

Reasons to buy
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    Look good

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    Part of a wider Sportful Giara range

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    Reflective detailing

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Reasons to avoid
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    Require remedial work to ensure wearable fit

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For a brand accustomed to dressing the likes of Vicenzo Nibali and Alberto Contador in their respective team kit, adventuring onto the dark side of gravel roading is certainly a change of direction for Sportful.

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