We'd happily suggest the UMA GT Half Tights Summer from Assos if you're seeking a little more protection from the sun's harsh rays or like to warm up quickly on those cooler or windy starts. This lightweight and breathable tight has a form-fitting 'bowling pin' cut at the rear of the lower leg for a sculpted fit and its choice of materials will keep you cooler and drier than you'd expect. It also features a UMA insert with its goldenGate technology consisting of a chamois that's stitched at the front and rear while leaving the sides free to float with your body instead of against it. This virtually eliminates chafing in a friction-prone area and reduces skin irritation. We've come to expect these niceties from Assos, after all, it was the first company to bring a lycra cycling short to market, but we never take it for granted. It's important to note that these half tights do lack bib straps which make stopping for nature breaks a little easier. And if you're worried that they might get too hot, rest assured as the Push Pull tex on the rear of the legs adds impressive breathability so you don't overheat. Assos is known by its self-appointed name "the shorts company," and over its 40 years of experience, it's construction techniques and materials evolve as new discoveries are made. The fabric utilized on this tight is known as Type. 439 Diadema which Assos created in collaboration with its fabric suppliers to specifically meet its rigid demands for performance, comfort, and durability. The weave has two different rates of 4-way stretch which requires expertise to craft into tights. Its cut in its Long Distance fit, a body-mapped design that's built for all-day comfort that's a little less aggressive than its Aero Racing line. While the panels do a wonderful job supporting and compressing muscles helping to reduce fatigue and encouraging recovery, a wrap-knit fabric known as aeroFit, is utilized in a double layer at the legs and abdominal area as it has a specific ...
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