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A question about size. I am 178 cm tall...

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A question about size. I am 178 cm tall (5'10"), 78 kg (170 lbs) and a waist 84 cm (33"). Would size medium or large be my best choice? Regards, Frank (Australia)

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Medium should fit you fine. If you like a longer fit (closer to your knee), i would recommend a large. The medium should be right on the money spot for your leg for a height of 5' 10''.

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I'm about the same size as you and initially ordered the large but sent it back for the medium. Great fit. Excellent compression, length is very good (and I like my shorts long). On the large I found the rise to be too high. I felt they were creeping halfway up to my armpits. Medium solved that. Great shorts, by the way and RealCyclist was terrific on the return.