Really great value racing shorts designed by our exuberant and talented in-house designer. Her road riding cred includes her precious, women’s-specific Bianchi (which she rides every chance she gets) and participating in GranFondo Whistler, the inspiring road ride along the Sea to Sky Highway from Vancouver to Whistler.
- Body fabric is 80% nylon and 20% spandex; side panels are 81% nylon with 19% spandex.
- Multiple-density chamois with four-way stretch.
- Flat drawcord waist lets you adjust for the perfect fit.
- Silicone leg grippers at hem keep shorts in place without digging into your thighs.
- Reflective logo at back.
Wondering what to bring hiking? Even if you’re only planning to be out for a few hours on a day hike, it’s important to pack some essential items. Weather can change quickly outdoors, and something as simple as a rolled ankle might mean you’re out longer than expected.
The essentials for hiking and camping (or any activity in the backcountry) are often called “The 10 Essentials.” The 10 essentials list below is adapted from Mountaineering: Freedom of the Hills, which groups the essentials into systems.
Before you start packing
Be a smart hiker by being prepared. Knowledge and skills won’t fit in your backpack, but they’re critical to have – if you’re a beginner, check out local hiking groups and learn tips at MEC backcountry workshops. Know your route and plans before you leave, always leave a trip plan with a trusted friend, and make sure your footwear is trail-worthy and comfortable.
the 10 essentials (plus 1):
The finished inseam measurement of the garment.
Gripper elastics prevent the cycling shorts from riding up and leg and arm warmers from sliding down.
A treatment that inhibits bacteria growth and reduces odour.
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