Shorts, Knickers, Tights - Hip
From your riverside chaingang to an Italian epic come summer, the GCN Pro Team bibshorts are the right cycling shorts for the job.
Celebrating our collaboration with Global Cycling Network, these top-flight ASSOS cycling bib shorts sport GCN’s iconic colorway and can step in effortlessly for everything from your easy coffee rides to your next killer Gran Fondo. Appealing to everyone’s inner racer and the most discerning cyclists around, these padded cycling bibs are a key piece for speed and performance. Coming on the ASSOS racingFit, these cycling shorts have everything needed for suffering in comfort without any superfluous features.
Built around our top-end S7 generation platform of shorts, the GCN Pro Team_bibshorts rely on the équipe_S7 insert with 8mm of memory foam and the same coveted free-moving seam design that elevates comfort to new highs. Suffering in comfort has never been so appealing.
When to use?
These are designed to be your go-to cycling short; equally at home during a hill interval session as they are in a breakaway. The GCN Pro Team shorts are part of our summer climaRange, shaSha and work handsomely with the GCN Pro Team jersey and a skinFoil baselayer underneath.
Team these shorts with a legWarmer or kneeWarmer and they will fare well in spring and fall rides as well.
Applying our antibacterial, anti-friction Chamois Crème prior to riding in these shorts is a must for optimal results.
S7 generation: the latest generation of ASSOS cycling shorts, employing technology and fabrics engineered over a 5 year period.
racingFit: A fit that is tighter and slightly more compressive than our alternative regularFit and comfortFit options. May feel restrictive out of the riding position but feels like a second skin while riding and results in a higher performance, improved comfort and less drag.
Type.439 Diadema: A textile design created with our fabric suppliers to meet our demands of performance, comfort and durability. Unique within the industry, the weave has two different rates of 4-way stretch, requiring great expertise to maximise the elasticity of the fabric on the cutting table.
aeroPatterningFenomeno1 design: Drawing on learnings from our project to create the fastest skinsuit at the 2012 Olympics, this original design involves crafting the garment with a single seam that sits on the rear of your legs causing the main fabric of the shorts to wrap around your thighs, providing a unique level of comfort and compression.
Y7 frame carrier bibTech: A bib redesign that involving using a wider cut of elastic for less pressure on your shoulders, resulting in less friction and more comfort.
équipe_S7 insert: A chamois pad offering a deft balance of performance and comfort with 8mm of memory foam.
ASSOS waffle: A unique three-layer foam used in our inserts with perforations that make it light and highly breathable.
ASSOS goldenGate: A patented technology which augments the performance of the insert by allowing the most fluent movement with the body.
superFlat grippers: Ultra minimal grippers with optimal stretch return to secure the shorts in place without any excessive pressure.
iceColor: A fabric treatment that reflects sunlight and thus reduces heat absorption to keep muscles cooler.
odorControl: An anti-bacterial treatment that reduces unpleasant odors and improves durability.