While she's known for her citizenry's stiff upper lip in the face of adversity, when it comes to comfort in the saddle, England expects that every pair of bib shorts will do their duty. Designed as a collaborative effort between Castelli and Competitive Cyclist, the Sunday Best Bib Shorts rise to the occasion. They combine the material benefits of Castelli's bib shorts expertise with an aesthetic that perfectly complements the Sunday Best Jersey's English iconography. The Sunday Best shorts are based on Castelli's Free Aero bib shorts, which are one of our favorite platforms we've ever worn. The shorts lead into the wind with a front panel of Breathe Micro fabric, which, as the name implies, brings breathability and a comfortably compressive stretch to the shorts so neither the heat or the gradual accumulation of vibration induced fatigue will dampen your spirits on long summer rides. Energia Micro fabric highlights fit on the sides and rear panels with outstanding stretch and return, and the saddle contact points' structural integrity is maintained with the bulldog tough Action Micro Fabric. The minimalist mesh bib straps are designed with Castelli's open Free fit, which eliminates unnecessarily restrictive material across your chest to keep you cool and allow for easy breathing when your diaphragm is working as hard as your legs. The elimination of inner thigh seams is another nod to comfort that indicates Castelli's expertise and obsessive pursuit of design improvements that affect real world applications, not just catalogue bullet points. The Giro3 leg bands are another example of this tendency. They feature a grip material knit directly into the wide cuffs for fit that secures the legs with a gentle compression instead of the pinching of an elastic insert. The Sunday Bests are finished with Castelli's Progetto X2 Air chamois, which incorporates perforated viscous comfort inserts that afford the comfort you and England expect from kit bearing the iconic re...