The Ascent Shorts are based on the same Ascent cycling gear we manufacture for teams all over the globe. Crafted from 200g Italian lycra and featuring flatseam stitching and Pactimo's innovative yoga waistband for women, this short has been designed, constructed and tested for serious riders.
The Ascent Short will fit great and exceed expectations in a variety of weather, road and trail conditions.
- Italian Miti® Zaffiro Shield XC fabric (78% Nylon 22% Spandex; 200g)
- CyTech E.I.T. Endurance 2 -Women’s specific Italian Elastic Interface®
- Yoga style waistband
- 8" Inseam
- Ultra-soft silicone gripper
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Meet the artist:
A resident of Boulder, CO and a cycling enthusiast, Leif says being outdoors in beautiful scenery calms him and inspires his ideas. “For all my designs, I would say I’m inspired by the history and grandeur of the sport; and I’d like to bring a modern flair to the clean, classic designs of old.” Read More
Zaffiro Shield XC is a classical double opposite interlace warp knitted fabric from the Italian company Miti®, composed of multi-filament polyamide yarns and Lycra power® using looms of the latest SUPER 40 generation. The super dull polyester yarn used results in outstanding covering features, giving Shield great performance and comfort along with brilliant colors. The fabric's compactness, density and balanced multidirectional elasticity make it an ideal fabric for use in bib shorts and speedsuits.
This CyTech E.I.T. Endurance 2 Women’s specific Italian Elastic Interface® chamois is one of the most advanced on the market today. Featuring a 100% antibacterial and hypoallergenic micropolyester designed according to women’s anatomy with a 10mm height. The different densities and special channels facilitate the evacuation of humidity.
Please follow these care instructions:
Wash In Cold Water Only
Turn Inside Out When Washing
Gentle Cycle or Hand Wash
Hang Dry Only
DO NOT Wash With Velcro
DO NOT Use Fabric Softener
For more information, please see
"Stop Washing at High Temperatures!"