Coming from a BMX background, I tend to have a “path of least resistance” mindset. This leads me to shy away from high-dollar mountain apparel; I often find myself tossing a good bib under some jean shorts and calling it a day. That being said, when it comes to longer rides, denim obviously isn’t the best way to go. Things like zippered pockets, form-fitting cuts, and saddle-ready fabrics set cycling shorts miles ahead of jeans.
That’s why I was excited to try out the Ruckus Shorts—they combine the performance of high-quality mountain shorts with the ease of my beloved jean shorts.
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