Women's Signature Short

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We started by addressing the needs and concerns of the best women in the sport of cycling, who provided critical input into chamois placement, construction and design. We used premium Italian Lycra-based fabric with a light and supportive feel. Designed to be compressive for the highest levels of muscular support, the refined fit of the Signature Short enhances every ride. Featuring a yoga-style waist for excellent freedom of movement and added comfort and breathability. Finally, through many thousands of miles of testing, we've developed our custom top-spec chamois which has been universally loved by all who have tested it.


    • 100% recycled Premium Italian Compression Lycra: balanced compression & breathability, excellent opacity
    • High Gauge for excellent recovery and second skin fit
    • 6-Panel design: anatomically cut, compressive and supportive to enhance performance
    • Seamless Microfiber leg gripper
    • Reflective logos for added visibility
    • Proprietary Signature Chamois developed with Cytech [EIT]
    • Yoga style waist band for comfort and support
  • Fabric: 78% Recycled Polyamide / 22% Recycled Elastane
    Made in: Italy

  • Caring for your cycling gear properly will extend its life and maintain its performance, fit and quality. It’s important to consider these instructions carefully. While we stand behind the quality of our apparel, not adhering to these instructions will void our warranty against manufacturing & defects.

    We strongly recommend washing your new gear before wearing it. You’ll find that your apparel will soften, and fit & comfort will improve after washing - especially with bibs & shorts.

    Machine wash cool, 86°F (30°C) with like colors: Cooler temps maintain better longevity for your apparel. Like colors, especially lights, will remain more vibrant when washed with like colors.

    Use mild detergent. Do not bleach or dry clean: Strong detergents & bleach can break down the fibers and elastane in the garment, dramatically reducing its life.

    Close all fastenings: this goes also for other garments mixed in with your cycling apparel. Velcro closures or clasps can catch on stitching or trim and damage your garments.

    Lay flat to dry. Do not tumble dry: Do not put your cycling apparel in the dryer. Even on low heat. Don’t do it. Heat can damage fabric, elastic and heat transfer logos very easily. Lycra (Elastane) is used throughout our garments to provide compression and support and is susceptible to damage from heat and can irreparably damage your apparel.

VELOCIO FIT

Our jerseys and bib shorts are intended to be form fit, providing compressive support, maximizing performance of the fabrics, and reducing fatigue and chaffing. Due to the compressive nature of the fabrics, you will be able to fit into more than one size. Please use the charts below to help determine your optimum size.

  1. Find your weight along the top of the table.
  2. Look down the column to find your appropriate size.
  3. Each size has a height range based on weight.
  4. If you find that you are on the upper or lower end of height and weight for a given size, the garment will have more or less compression respectively.
  5. Use the Dimensions Details Chart to futher dial in your fit.
  6. Still unsure or need help? No problem! Email us at service@velocio.cc. Remember that every piece is backed by our Signature Guarantee.

Height & Weight

  • 90 - 100
    100 - 110
    110 - 120
    120 - 130
    130 - 140
    140 - 150
    150 - 160
    160 - 170
    170 - 180
    180 - 190
    190 - 200
    200 - 210
    210 - 220
    220 - 230
    230 - 240
    240 - 250
    XXS
    XXS
    4'10" 5'2"
    XS
    XS
    5' 5'7"
    S
    S
    5'1" 5'9"
    M
    M
    5'4" 5'10"
    L
    L
    5'6" 6'+
    XL
    XL
    5'6" 6'+
    XXL
    XXL
    5'6" 6'+
    XXXL
    XXXL
    5'6" 6'+
  • 41 - 45
    45 - 50
    50 - 54
    54 - 59
    59 - 64
    64 - 68
    68 - 73
    73 - 77
    77 - 82
    82 - 86
    86 - 91
    91 - 95
    95 - 100
    100 - 104
    104 - 109
    109 - 113
    XXS
    XXS
    147 157
    XS
    XS
    152 170
    S
    S
    155 175
    M
    M
    163 178
    L
    L
    168 183+
    XL
    XL
    168 183+
    XXL
    XXL
    168 183+
    XXXL
    XXXL
    168 183+

Dimension Details

  • Size Chest Waist Hip
    XXS 29 - 31 22 - 24 31.5 - 33.5
    XS 31 - 33 24 - 26 33.5 - 35.5
    S 33 - 35 26 - 28 35.5 - 37.5
    M 35 - 37.5 28 - 30.5 37.5 - 40
    L 37.5 - 40 30.5 - 33 40 - 42.5
    XL 40 - 42.5 33-35.5 42.5 - 45.5
    XXL 42.5 - 45 35.5 - 38 45.5 - 48.5
    XXXL 45 - 47.5 38 - 40.5 48.5 - 51.5
  • Size Chest Waist Hip
    XXS 74 - 79 56 - 61 80 - 85
    XS 79 - 84 61 - 66 85 - 90
    S 84 - 89 66 - 71 90 - 95
    M 89 - 95 71 - 77 95 - 102
    L 95 - 102 77 - 84 102 - 108
    XL 102 - 108 84 - 90 108 - 116
    XXL 108 - 114 90 - 97 116 - 123
    XXXL 114 - 121 97 - 103 123 - 131
Women's sizing guide
Customer Reviews
4.3 Based on 7 Reviews
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    06/19/2020
    Anonymous
    United States United States
    Women's Signature Short

    I really wanted to love these shorts. They are incredibly well-made of high quality materials and a great chamois. In the end the waist band and cut didn't work for me. I found the band too narrow in the front and the cut way too high in the back, reaching only an inch or so below my sports bra. I wear shorts instead of bibs precisely because I don't like a lot of extra coverage. For reference, I'm 5'6" and 124lbs with an average torso length. By comparison, I prefer the waistband and cut of Giordana's FR-C shorts so will be sticking with them for now, but I'll be back if the cut changes in the future. Super grateful for Velocio's wonderful return policy!

    • Size purchased Small
    • Product fit True to size
    A
    06/11/2020
    Anonymous
    United States United States
    Comfort

    Comfortable. Chamois does not feel like a diaper. I like the way the shorts are made to grip to your legs and the length of the shorts. Got caught in rain wearing the shorts and thought they do not feel soggy. Shorts dry fast.

    • Size purchased medium
    • Product fit True to size
    A
    05/27/2020
    Anonymous
    United States United States
    Padding not in right place

    I liked everything about the shorts, fit, compression but the placement of the padding seemed way off.

    • Size purchased Large
    • Product fit True to size
    05/28/2020
    Velocio

    Hello. Sorry to hear you are not completely satisfied with them. We do offer a risk free 30-Day Signature Guarantee. Feel free to email service@velocio.cc and we'd be happy to help!

    A Velocio Customer
    ET
    04/05/2020
    Elizabeth T.
    United States United States
    Fits great with comfy, supportive chamois

    This short fits perfectly and the chamois is comfortable for long rides of 4 hours+. I have challenges finding comfortable chamois that don’t bunch up but are thick enough to provide cushioning and support. I also have issues with saddle sores, chafing, etc but not with these shorts. I am an hourglass shape with thick thighs. The waist, hips, and thighs fit perfectly too. In some brands the waist is too big and the thighs are too small. Thankfully these fit just right.

    • Size purchased Large
    • Product fit True to size
    Velocio Women's Signature Short Review
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    03/31/2020
    Anonymous
    United States United States
    Awesome short

    Excellent. The fit and chamois are perfect. Snug like they should be and protective in the right places.

    • Size purchased XS
    • Product fit True to size