Mountain bike baggy shorts buyer's guide

Mountain bike baggy shorts buyer's guide

A garment that helps define us as mountain bikers, baggy shorts are comfortable, protective and — most important of all — stylish
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  1. Mystic on July 16, 2019 at 11:53 pm

    Recommendations? I may come off as lazy but I can’t really find any shorts that look good and have the length that is needed as I HATE having the shorts ride up on my leg. I feel like a roadie when that happens and I hate the feeling. Please leave a pair of shorts you recommend in the comments. Also I don’t need a pair of padded undershorts.

  2. Dave Carter on July 16, 2019 at 11:54 pm

    Who has ever reproofed their shorts? This doesn’t happen.

  3. Paul Hemstock on July 16, 2019 at 11:57 pm

    Try finding for larger size men ffffw

  4. Bluesky on July 16, 2019 at 11:58 pm

    I have bought Zoic ether and black market shorts which is good quality and reasonable priced. I also was looking at tactical shorts like Helikon UTL and 511 shorts which starts at $44 up. They are water resistant, durable material, light and some have low profile pockets that are not bulky like a cargo pants, not too baggy like a walking shorts. You can find them on ebay and amazon.

  5. iainthavinthat on July 17, 2019 at 12:09 am

    I have some Columbia shorts that I brought very cheap in a outlet, not made for MTB but works greats, no sweating problems at all, and it feels and looks very well made.

  6. Stuart Carson on July 17, 2019 at 12:19 am

    Is there any reason why I can’t where my road bib shorts then my favourite baggies over the top ?

  7. Niko Klugscheißer on July 17, 2019 at 12:24 am

    I like wider mtb shorts which don’t Go over my knees

  8. Doreen Green on July 17, 2019 at 12:26 am

    Or… cut off the bottoms from a pair of old combat trousers.

  9. Feelings 4ever on July 17, 2019 at 12:26 am

    Thanks ! Nice ! 😁

  10. Motorcycle_kid22 on July 17, 2019 at 12:31 am

    Being tall and skinny sucks for buyin shorts lol

  11. t_rafter15 on July 17, 2019 at 12:34 am

    peaty your not fooling anyone with your paul disguise

  12. Marin Stipković on July 17, 2019 at 12:37 am

    Why no word on waist-to-crotch length? Do they ever get in the way of your seat? How to stop it, what to search for in that department?

  13. Zero Negativity on July 17, 2019 at 12:41 am

    I wish I could wear baggy shorts. My legs are too big so the shorts bind around my legs and make it hard to move.

  14. William Keys on July 17, 2019 at 12:44 am

    100% agree on removing things from your pockets before riding.  I love having pockets in my baggies, but always ride with them empty.  I can shove anything I need to carry into my hydration pack.

  15. mjs1231 on July 17, 2019 at 12:46 am

    none of these work in a hot climate. these are all medium to cold climate goods. try wearing all those layers in florida and you will stroke out or quit fast.
    all these people here still wear lycra because riding time is limited to 2 hours. beyond that is health dangers. jd park has a shower at the trail head. people get off the trail and stand under it due to the extreme humidity. poor bastards.
    durring the summer you only ride from 8 to 9 am. thats it.