The Women's Escape Quest Short are the best budget cycling shorts money can buy. These Pearl Izumi classics are a perfect introduction to the benefits of padded cycling shorts. Updated in 2017 with the new Women’s SELECT Escape 1:1™ Chamois, these cycling shorts are more comfortable than ever before.
Crafted with long ride comfort at the top of the list, we have paired our most supportive and breathable Women’s PRO Escape 1:1® Chamois with luxurious Italian PRO Transfer fabric, to create a short that you will reserve for your most important rides. Just seven carefully engineered panels are used to minimize seaming for a perfect contour to your body. The elegant seamless hem creates a smooth transition from short to skin for a sleek, high performance look and feel, with a printed silicone gripper to hold it securely in place even during hard efforts.
We made some exciting updates to this consistently best-selling style. The waistband is redesigned to give this short compression through the sides and back, while reducing constriction across the stomach for improved comfort and unrestricted breathing. It’s cut from a fabric made with recycled polyester yarns, and we’ve used the material’s natural stretch to reduce seams and increase comfort while simultaneously creating a stellar fit for even the most dynamic riding. It includes our comfortable and highly breathable Women’s SELECT Escape 1:1™ chamois.
Crafted with long ride comfort at the top of the list, we have paired our most supportive and breathable Women’s PRO 1:1® Escape chamois with luxurious Italian PRO Transfer fabric, to create a bib short that you will reserve for your most important rides. Wide, laser cut bib straps eliminate the need for additional binding allowing a barely there, yet supportive fit, and our unique crossover strap design allows drop-tail convenience without the need for zippers or clasps. The raw edge hem creates a smooth transition from short to skin for a sleek, high performance look and feel, with a printed silicone gripper to hold it securely in place all day long.
Our shortest short is perfect for riding in a hot studio or on a midsummer day, and we’ve updated the fabric for a softer feel and less sheen than traditional bike shorts. The wide waistband is cut high in back for coverage and the front is designed for less restriction and increased comfort. It includes our comfortable and highly breathable Women’s SELECT Escape 1:1™ chamois.
This women’s cycling bib short is the answer to riding in hotter conditions where storage for food and other necessities is in demand, whether it’s gravel rides or indoor training sessions where you might opt for just a baselayer and still need to hold a snack or phone. Two pockets on the thighs can either be used to increase carrying capacity or provide an alternative to a traditional cycling jersey. Open mesh side panels allow for greater breathability, while a printed leg gripper keeps the hem reliably in place. Our plush women’s ELITE Escape chamois provides superior in-the-saddle comfort.
This bib uses more muscle hugging Lycra® than any short in our line, for a performance feel the moment you slip them on. A sophisticated seven panel design utilizes the stretch and recovery properties of the fabric to simplify the number of seams, allowing the short to smoothly follow your every movement. Seamless laser cut bib straps provide the smooth support you desire from a bib, with a unique twist: they are connected only to the front and side of the short, allowing for a convenient drop-tail. The back waistband and hems use the same laser cut fabric, for a low-bulk seamless feel and transition to skin. Equipped with our highly breathable premium Women’s ELITE Escape 1:1® Chamois for long ride comfort.
Our bestselling Women’s Canyon Short features lightweight, breathable, form-flattering fabric that is perfect for any type of ride. The longer inseam length provides ample coverage and our quality Select Escape 1:1® Chamois Liner short adds considerable comfort for wherever the road takes you.
Made for riding bikes, but ready to move beyond, the Journey Short is a sporty bike short that can go with you on any active endeavor. This do-it-all short is constructed from durable stretch-woven nylon to move with you. Underneath, a floating liner short provides compression and stay-dry performance, with the comfortable support of the Women's SELECT chamois. This is your go-to short when your active lifestyle includes cycling and more.
Though it shares a name with a men' short, the Women' Summit Shell Short is a piece all its own. Designed by women who ride, this short won't hold you back when you want to take on big lines or jam out a loop after work. The lightweight stretch-woven fabric has excellent articulation and breathability, plus it' made from recycled materials. A 10 inch inseam offers ample coverage for today's low-profile kneepads, so nothing will hold you back.
We’ve taken many of the features found in our most sophisticated bibs and combined them in this value-packed short. It’s cut from a fabric made with recycled polyester yarns, and we’ve used the material’s natural stretch to reduce seams and increase comfort while simultaneously creating a stellar fit for even the most dynamic riding. It includes our comfortable and highly breathable Women’s SELECT Escape 1:1™ chamois.
To create the ultimate women’s trail short, we combined a tailored fit with premium materials and innovative details. Lightweight 4-way stretch Cordura® fabric held together by bonded seams provides next-level durability without restricting movement, and PI Dry® technology keeps you drier when things get splashy. Adjusting the fit on the fly is possible using a BOA dial for instantaneous changes. The premium liner is designed to slip smoothly against the shell and features our Elite-level chamois for long-ride comfort.
This is no ordinary short. Stylish Oxford fabric is woven from a blend of organic cotton and nylon to give this short four-way stretch, and a durable water-resistant treatment not only sheds water, but resists stains as well. Irritating seams have been moved away from the saddle area for comfortable pedaling, and tuck-away BioViz® elements in the left cuff and a rear pocket flap add visibility when needed. Style touches and fit make this piece uniquely for women.
We’ve coordinated this short to look great with our women’s Interval jersey and the circular weave gives a comfortable, form-hugging fit. The waistband is cut to reduce pressure on the belly to ease breathing during hard workouts. BioViz® applications add to the look while increasing visibility outside.
We’ve taken many of the features found in our most sophisticated bibs and combined them in this value-packed capri. It’s cut from a fabric made with recycled polyester yarns, and we’ve used the material’s natural stretch to reduce seams and increase comfort while simultaneously creating a stellar fit for even the most dynamic riding. It includes our comfortable and highly breathable Women’s SELECT Escape 1:1® chamois.
When you go by bike, sometimes you just need a bit of cushion without the bulk of a standard cycling short. The Minimal Liner Short uses a removable version of our slim, yet supportive Versa chamois that will fit under any outfit. The satin waistband and
The Women's Summit Short is our top trail shell short and it is always ready for the unexpected. Durable lightweight 2-way stretch fabric moves with you and an adjustable waist lets you dial in the perfect fit to keep you in control when the trail gets technical. A durable, water repellent coating keeps you protected from the elements and makes clean-up a breeze.
This lightweight skirt features a snap-out cycling liner for versatility and comfort. It’s designed to hug the hips and stay in place rather than flap open on the bike. The waist is cut high in the back for coverage while we cut low across the stomach for comfort on the bike. It includes our comfortable and highly breathable Women’s SELECT Escape 1:1™ chamois.
Whether you’re out for an after-work ride or headed to the tap room, these shorts are a terrific combination of technical wear and casual look. Styled after jeans, we cut them from four-way stretch fabric made with recycled polyester so they move with you despite the fitted shape. We add a durable water-repellent treatment to ward off the effects of an unexpected puddle or cloudburst, and finish with BioViz® elements that can be displayed with an upturned hem, or hidden once you’re off the bike. From styling touches to fit, we make this piece specifically for women.
The Women's Versa Liner is a boy-short style brief that has a minimal chamois to keep you comfortable on the bike without being bulky, so you can seamlessly transition into your day. They are super breathable, super comfortable, antimicrobial and moisture wicking, making them a piece that makes your everyday clothing ready for a ride.
Engineered to deliver friction free pedaling, performance, and phenomenal breathability. This superior women’s Liner short is a must have for serious trail riders. Smooth fabric on the front of the thighs allows the liner to slide easily beneath your shell shorts and the Transfer Mesh main body delivers unbelievable breathability. Thigh pockets near the leg openings can conveniently stash your food, ID, money, or tools. And they are easy to access by flipping up the bottom of your shell short. The superior W ELITE Escape 1:1® Chamois takes your saddle comfort to a whole new level.
We’ve outfitted the Women's SELECT Liner short with our high quality Women’s SELECT Escape 1:1® Chamois, so you will no longer have to decide between the comfort of a traditional bike short or the added breathability of a liner. The smooth mesh fabric used throughout the Liner short body helps the liner move smoothly under your shell layer for unrestricted pedaling.
The legendary PEARL iZUMi Women's SELECT Pursuit Tri Short delivers comfort, durability and a great fit. The Women's SELECT Pursuit Tri Short is ideal for both training and racing for all levels of triathletes.
When your next ride is a big one, the Women’s Expedition Short is the right choice. We took this short to the next level by integrating low profile cargo pockets on the thighs for easy access to smartphones and snacks, and the flexibility to wear any top you prefer without worrying about carrying capacity. The wide waistband won’t chafe or pinch, and it features another horizontal rear pocket also capable of holding a phone. Our plush and breathable Women’s ELITE Escape 1:1® Chamois is the perfect companion for long days in the saddle.
The Women' Expedition Bib Short was created to go the distance. We integrated low profile cargo pockets on the thighs for easy access to smartphones and snacks, and the flexibility to wear the top of your choice without neglecting carrying capacity. This bib was designed by a woman to eliminate issues riders often have with bib shorts, so our drop tail feature makes it easy to answer nature' call quickly and discreetly. The plush and breathable Women' Elite Escape 1:1 Chamois is the perfect companion for long days in the saddle.