Anyone who works out in summer will know the perils of sweaty cycling shorts that ride up and make your thighs chafe.
But don’t despair, because none of these shorts not fit into that very dodgy category.
We’ve picked out the best squat-proof and sweat-wicking cycle shorts which will actually stay in place, no matter how intense your workout.
Kit Change FIT cycling shorts
These eco-friendly Kit Change FIT cycling shorts are made of 10 recycled plastic bottles. They have a high waist and promise to be squat-proof.
Runderwear Ultra-Light Running shorts
Runderwear Ultra-Light Running shorts feel like they’re barely there and have a clever grip panel around the waist to keep them in place.
WIT Fitness shorts
These low-rise, 2.5-inch WIT Fitness shorts are made from a sweat-wicking and supportive fabric and boast a contoured waistband.
Designed By Sports Purple Star 2-in-1 shorts
Designed by women for women, the Designed By Sports Purple Star 2-in-1 shorts have flat stiches to prevent chafing and purple embossed silicone stars in the waistband to stop them riding up.
Pocket Sport Claude shorts
Breathable and quick-drying, these squat-proof Pocket Sport Claude shorts are the first choice for sweaty sessions. There’s also a handy pocket in the waistband.
Lululemon Wunder Train HR shorts
Lululemon’s Wunder Train HR shorts are made with Everlux fabric that promises to wick sweat away from your body in record time. They also have hidden pockets.
Sweaty Betty Power Cycling shorts
Sweaty Betty Power Cycling shorts are available in 6” and 9” lengths.
Made from a quick-drying fabric, they feature a side and zip back pocket, too.
New Balance Relentless 2-in-1 shorts
The New Balance Relentless 2-in-1 shorts allow you to ramp up your heart rate with peace of mind thanks to inner shorts.
They have a mid-rise design and athletic fit to allow for freedom of movement.