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Very stiff chamois

I bought these because I had some Castelli Tyras that I loved. The pad on the Tyras is not near as thick and stiff as the pad on these Vizio Dues. Also, they run smaller than the Tyras. I find Castelli's sizing to be inconsistent for their shorts, but so are a lot of other brands. I would rather spend my money on some other shorts I know I'll get more use out of, such as Giordana.

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I've wondered why most of Castelli's offerings warrant their apparel for only 30 days!
I agree about quality, proven lines like Giordana (and some others), which also stand behind their product for a year anyway. 30 days doesn't inspire much confidence...