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Zoic Ether Bike Shorts - Men\'s

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    Zoic Ether Bike Shorts - Men's

    Forming a solid foundation for the demands of tough riding, the Zoic Ether bike shorts stand up to abuse so you can keep focused on cleaning the line ahead. See details

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    Forming a solid foundation for the demands of tough riding, the Zoic Ether bike shorts stand up to abuse so you can keep focused on cleaning the line ahead.

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    Forming a solid foundation for the demands of tough riding, the Zoic Ether bike shorts stand up to abuse so you can keep focused on cleaning the line ahead.

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    Forming a solid foundation for the demands of tough riding, the Zoic Ether bike shorts stand up to abuse so you can keep focused on cleaning the line ahead.

    • Packed with features, the Zoic Ether shorts are ideal for riding everything from all mountain trails to cross country outings to urban commutes
    • Rugged, quick-drying ripstop nylon outer shorts endure heavy use and resist abrasion
    • Removable polyester/spandex stretch mesh liner shorts wick moisture away and sport a built-in chamois pad
    • Liner shorts feature a tagless waistline; leg grippers keep liner shorts in place as you move
    • Men-specific wicking chamois is anatomically molded for comfort in the saddle
    • Integrated knit mesh panels encourage cooling airflow between outer and inner shorts
    • Zoic Ether bike shorts feature 2 front hand pockets, 2 leg zip pockets and a hidden back zip pocket
    • Zippered media player pocket at back thigh features a headphone port and cord-routing loop—perfect for tunes on the go
    • Attached with an elastic strap inside pocket, included sunglasses wipe is always ready to keep your vision clear
    • Side rip-and-stick adjuster tabs personalize the fit; waistband secures with snap closure and zippered fly

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    Zoic Ether Bike Shorts - Men's Specs
    Specification
    Description
    Best use
    Mountain biking
    Double short
    Nylon / nylon blend
    Ripstop nylon
    91% polyester/9% spandex
    Chamois
    No
    Yes
    No
    No
    12 inches
    Men's
    Bike short style
    Fabric type
    Fabric
    Liner fabric
    Pad type
    Sun-protective fabric
    Moisture wicking
    Quick drying
    Reflectivity
    Inseam (in.)
    Gender

    Zoic Ether Bike Shorts - Men's

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    Zoic Ether Bike Shorts - Men'sis rated3.8214out of5by28.
    Rated4out of5byfromComfortable, cool well madeIt is a very nice pair of bike shorts. I am Fredish and ride everything bikewise. The seams are smooth, no chafing. The pad is adequate and comfortable. Construction is strong and seems like it can survive tumbles on single tracks. I like the variety of pockets for storage. The MP3 pocket is too small for my Samsung. It seems well vented and keeps things cool. I will see how it feels once the temps hit 100.
    Date published: 2014-04-18
    Rated5out of5byfromGood StuffMy first ride with the shorts was 22 miles of dirt/sand in 80' temps here in Florida. The shorts never got hot or retained moisture. They also hang well; no leg bunching or chafing. I think they'd be great too for an urban commute. The chamois is minimal which works well for me. I prefer more padding for century rides. The pockets are both accessible and secure. I think they'll be durable too.
    Date published: 2014-02-24
    Rated1out of5byfromBad zippersWore for 1 ride. Bought for the conveniently located and zippered pocket. Zipper broke after 1 use.
    Date published: 2014-02-24
    Rated2out of5byfromComfy and functional, but poor qualityTried two pairs off these before giving up and switching to the Novara version. First pair ended with a broken zipper. Second pair arrived with the main pocket not sewn shut at the bottom. Like the style of these better than the Novara, but the quality seems lacking.
    Date published: 2014-02-20
    Rated3out of5byfromNice fit, but some chaffingI commute 30 to 45 miles per day and have several pair of these shorts in different colors. In general they are well made and versatile. However, I recently increased my weekly mileage and found that on 15-plus mile rides, the shorts can result in chaffing. The padding seems sufficient, but the shape doesn't concentrate the padding where one needs it most. Okay for shorter rides or mt. biking. If you do longer road rides or touring, best to go for Pearl Izumi or other road shorts.
    Date published: 2013-09-29
    Rated3out of5byfromzoic bike shortsThese are good for mountain biking
    Date published: 2013-09-28
    Rated4out of5byfromGood for MTB or commutingReally impressed. Excellent design, stay dry...In the Texas Insane Furnace heat, these are a little to heavy (although durable for brush). Overall, I'm very satisfied with the fit and comfort. If they made another version with a slightly less heavy fabric, they'd be perfect for my particular summer use. Should be excellent in Fall/Spring/Mild winter.
    Date published: 2013-08-28
    Rated3out of5byfromGood casual bike shortsI've used these shorts for casual rides in town, for commuting to work— a 10 mile roundtrip, and also for technical singletrack mountain biking. They fit fine and are comfortable enough. They're not baggy or loose at all, but rather somewhat trim fitting. The zippered pockets are nice to make sure keys and other things are safe during a ride, and they also look nice as casual off-the-bike shorts. The material is comfortable but not durable, not waterproof, and the fabric tends to attract and hold dirt. The threads of the leg seams and hems did not hold up to mountain biking and I had to had have them re-sewn/repaired after my first hard trail ride. I have another pair of Zoic bike shorts similar to these but made of a different, lighter weight material that I like better. They share the same padded liner which I like a lot and also use with other non-bike-specific shorts. These look nice, fit well, and are fine for casual around town rides or commutes but not for more aggressive off road riding.
    Date published: 2013-08-28

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