Bike pants long - the perfect companion for cold and wet touring
If it gets really dirty, wet and cold, you're usually on the trails with a long cycling shorts on the way. Especially in winter and autumn it is more comfortable to cover your legs completely and not just to put on the classic bike shorts. Whether the casual downhill pant, a sporty biblong, a leggings, a warm softshell pants or a waterproof rain pants, we have the right pants ready for you in the store. Even in the warm season, it may be beneficial to wear long pants, we offer you particularly breathable models. In our shop you will find the ideal cycling trousers for every condition, of course we also have the perfect cut for women. In order to provide a little insight, we have listed here the different pants types:
These long cycling shorts come in a casual style and with a lot of style. It offers not only a cool look but also the most protection. The Downhill Pant is the toughest member of this category and uses tear-resistant materials. You will probably look for pockets here in vain, but they are for example. sewn on the buttocks and the knees often stretch inserts to increase the freedom of movement. Normally, the long downhill pants are also ergonomically preformed, ie the knees are slightly angled.
Tight cycling shorts
The tight-fitting bike pants, also called Tight, is made primarily for racing cyclists. It protects your legs from wind and cold even on long bike rides on icy days. It is the right choice if it is too cold even for arm and leg warmers. High-quality materials allow a quick moisture transport and prevent the ingress of water.
Especially in winter the softshell trousers oht are used. It keeps you warm and water repellent. It is also important to have a high level of breathability, because those who work hard sweat even in ice and snow.
Unfortunately, especially in Germany, it also happens in summer that it rains in torrents. In this case, a rain cover pants is just right, so you can continue your tour without any problems without getting wet. They are usually cut a little further so that they can simply be pulled over the shoes and dressed clothes. So it is not a complete change necessary and you can make the rain pants ready to use in no time.
A Biblong is always a good option if it is too fresh for a pair of shorts. It's basically identical to the popular bibshort, but with long legs and usually two loops that pull over your shoulders like braces. The fabric is pulled up further so that your back and hips are warmed up underneath.
The all-rounder for every application
In some bike pants you will find in our shop also zip-off variants. A short zipper turns the long cycling shorts into a bike short so you're perfectly prepared for any weather and you can wear it both in summer and in winter. Two birds with one stone, so to speak.