Returning with the Contour's renowned long distance comfort and dependable structure, the New Contours were designed to be your go to shorts for both heavy road and mountain use. This was made possible using De Marchi's exclusive Italian fabrics and revamped chamois technology, which translates to more riding and less worrying about your gear. The PT bib shorts were made using select blends of compressive stretch fabrics. These materials incorporate a relatively high elastane content in order to deliver a firm compressive fit around key muscle zones. What this gradual hold means is that you'll be comfortable during the beginning, middle, and end of a long ride, as compressive fabrics shield your muscles from oscillation and road vibration. The lightweight nature of the main material also wicks moisture exceptionally well, so that besides staying supported in the saddle, you'll also remain cool and dry. The paneling then smoothly transitions into microfiber mesh bib straps and back panel. This mesh provides you with the ultimate in ventilation and comfort by targeting the front and backside of your upper torso. The shorts' contoured fit was made possible using the company's Body Framing Technology as a means to stabilize the shorts while in the cycling position. This is accomplished using pre shaped fabric panels that closely follow the body while in motion. At the cuffs, oversized jacquard microfiber grippers keep the panels secure. De Marchi paired its Veloce EIT insert into the bib shorts. Known as its endurance chamois, this insert incorporates super high density, ventilated cushioning elements in correspondence with the ischial bones. Additionally, front channels of open cell foam were placed in the perineal zone, which is more compressed to accommodate your body while in the cycling position. The specific half moon seamless shaping perfectly contours to the shorts' paneling to eliminate bunching and creates a middle channel where the body stays suspe...