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Troy Lee Designs Ace Shorts - Men's

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Item # TLD00KQ

Just for you, hotshot.

Troy Lee designed the Ace Shorts to provide the freedom of baggies, while maintaining a functional, low-profile shape. After all, just because Lycra doesn't cut it, it doesn't mean that you won't appreciate well-cut shorts that are slim enough to avoid catching on your saddle. The fact that they're the shorts of choice for so many of the world's best should only solidify the obvious fact that the Ace Shorts won't hold you back.

The main body of the Ace is made with four-way stretch, lightweight breathable polyester, so they move with you through your pedal stroke, not to mention those dicey moments that require a little extra body English. A large stretch panel at the back gives you even more freedom of movement. The fabric wicks moisture away from your skin, keeping you dry. The low-profile pockets are located on the sides of the legs so you won't feel the contents while you pedal. At the waist there are adjustment tabs that provide a perfect custom fit.

Welded intake and exit vents at the crotch keep air flowing, and additional thigh-and crotch-ventilation zippers are standing by to increase the airflow at a moment's notice. The included mesh liner short has a pressure-relieving chamois, which pulls moisture away from your skin to keep you chafe-free.

  • Breathable four-way stretch polyester
  • Close to body performance fit
  • Large stretch panel on the back
  • Welded intake and exit vents at the crotch
  • Thigh- and crotch-ventilation zippers
  • Laser cut side stash pockets
  • Premium removable chamois

Tech Specs

Material:
90% polyester, 10% spandex
Fit:
performance stretch
Inseam:
13.75 in
Removable Liner:
yes
Pockets:
2 zippered stash, 1 rear
Waist:
adjustable
Recommended Use:
mountain biking

Size chart

Troy Lee Designs

Men's Bike Apparel
SE, SE Pro, GP, GP Air Jerseys
 SMLXLXXL3XL
1/2 Chest 21in
(53.3cm)
22in
(55.9cm)
23in
(58.4cm)
24in
(61cm)
25.5in
(64.8cm)
26.5in
(67.3cm)
Front Length

28in
(71.1cm)

29in
(73.7cm)
30in
(76.2cm)
31in
(78.7cm)
32in
(81.3cm)
33in
(83.8cm)
Center Back Sleeve 33in
(83.8cm)
35in
(88.9cm)
37in
(94cm)
38in
(96.5cm)
39in
(99.1cm)
39in
(99.1cm)
Sprint Jersey
 SMLXLXXL
1/2 Chest 21in
(53.3cm)
22in
(55.9cm)
23in
(58.4cm)
24in
(61cm)
25.5in
(64.8cm)
Front Length 27in
(68.6cm)
28in
(71.1cm)
29in
(73.7cm)
30in
(76.2cm)
31in
(78.7cm)
Center Back Sleeve 32in
(81.3cm)
34in
(86.4cm)
36in
(91.4cm)
37in
(94cm)
38in
(96.5cm)
Ace Jersey
 SMLXL
1/2 Chest 19in
(48.3cm)
20in
(50.8cm)
21in
(53.3cm)
22in
(55.9cm)
Center Front Length 21.75in
(55.2cm)
22.5in
(57.1cm)
23.25in
(59.1cm)
24in
(61cm)
Sleeve Length 13.5in
(34.3cm)
14in
(35.6cm)
14.5in
(36.8cm)
15in
(38.1cm)
Ruckus Jersey
 SMLXLXXL
1/2 Chest 22in
(55.9cm)
23in
(58.4cm)
24in
(61cm)
25in
(63.5cm)
26in
(66cm)
Center Front Length 24.5in
(62.2cm)
25in
(63.5cm)
26in
(66cm)
27in
(68.6cm)
28in
(71.1cm)
Sleeve Length 22.5in
(57.1cm)
22.75in
(57.8cm)
23in
(58.4cm)
23.25in
(59.1cm)
23.5in
(59.7cm)
Skyline Jersey
 SMLXLXXL
1/2 Chest 22in
(55.9cm)
23in
(58.4cm)
24in
(61cm)
25in
(63.5cm)
26in
(66cm)
Center Front Length 24.5in
(62.2cm)
25in
(63.5cm)
26in
(66cm)
27in
(68.6cm)
28in
(71.1cm)
Sleeve Length 15.25in
(38.7cm)
15.5in
(39.4cm)
15.75in
(40cm)
16in
(40.6cm)
16.25in
(41.3cm)
SE, SE Pro, GP, GP Air Pants
Pant Size283032343638404244
Waist
relaxed - stretched
29 - 33in
(73.7 - 83.8cm)
31 - 34in
(78.7 - 86.4cm)
33 - 36in
(83.8 - 91.4cm)
35 - 38in
(88.9 - 96.5cm)
37 - 40in
(94 - 101.6cm)
39 - 42in
(99.1 - 106.7cm)
41 - 44in
(104.1 - 111.8cm)
43 - 46in
(109.2 - 116.8cm)
45 - 48in
(114.3 - 121.9cm)
Inseam 30.5in
(77.5cm)
31in
(78.7cm)
32in
(81.3cm)
32.5in
(82.5cm)
33.5in
(85.1cm)
34in
(86.4cm)
35in
(88.9cm)
36in
(91.4cm)
36in
(91.4cm)
Knee Width 11in
(27.9cm)
11.5in
(29.2cm)
12in
(30.5cm)
12.2in
(31cm)
12.5in
(31.8cm)
13in
(33cm)
13.5in
(34.3cm)
14in
(35.6cm)
14.2in
(36.1cm)
Moto Shorts
Pant Size283032343638
Waist
relaxed - stretched
27 - 29in
(68.6 - 73.7cm)
29 - 31in
(73.7 - 78.7cm)
31 - 33in
(78.7 - 83.8cm)
33 - 35in
(83.8 - 88.9cm)
35 - 37in
(88.9 - 94cm)
37 - 39in
(94 - 99.1cm)
Inseam 14.75in
(37.5cm)
Sprint Shorts
Pant Size26283032343638
Waist
relaxed - stretched
25 - 27in
(63.5 - 68.6cm)
27 - 29in
(68.6 - 73.7cm)
29 - 31in
(73.7 - 78.7cm)
31 - 33in
(78.7 - 83.8cm)
33 - 35in
(83.8 - 88.9cm)
35 - 37in
(88.9 - 94cm)
37 - 39in
(94 - 99.1cm)
Inseam 14in
(35.6cm)
Skyline Shorts
Pant Size283032343638
Waist
relaxed - stretched
27 - 29in
(68.6 - 73.7cm)
29 - 31in
(73.7 - 78.7cm)
31 - 33in
(78.7 - 83.8cm)
33 - 35in
(83.8 - 88.9cm)
35 - 37in
(88.9 - 94cm)
37 - 39in
(94 - 99.1cm)
Inseam 14.25in
(36.2cm)
Ace Shorts
Pant Size283032343638
Waist
relaxed - stretched
27 - 29in
(68.6 - 73.7cm)
29 - 31in
(73.7 - 78.7cm)
31 - 33in
(78.7 - 83.8cm)
33 - 35in
(83.8 - 88.9cm)
35 - 37in
(88.9 - 94cm)
37 - 39in
(94 - 99.1cm)
Inseam 13.75in
(34.9cm)
How to Measure:
Numbers on this chart represent measurements of the actual garment and not of the person wearing it. To figure out your size: take a piece that fits you well, lay it down flat, and whip out the tape measure. Compare your results with the numbers here, and choose your size accordingly.

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35

substitute for spandex

  • Fit:Runs small

definitely for XC

45

Not quite spandex

  • Familiarity:I returned this product before using it
  • Fit:True to size

These would be awesome for some, but not me. The material is super stretchy and comfortable and it ends perfectly above my knee. The problem for me is that they're not much different than spandex. You can easily tell what side I "dress" on and if you were so inclined you could probably figure out if I were Jewish or Gentile. If I were racing I'd pick these over spandex, but I wanted a more relaxed fit and went with the Ruckus shorts, which I'm stoked on! I'm 6' and 190lbs, and the 34 in both Ace and Ruckus fit me perfect. (I normally wear a 34 pant)

35

needs more storage

  • Familiarity:I've used it several times
  • Fit:True to size

These shorts are very comfortable. The stretch material is great. The crummy part is there are only 2 pockets. The back one will not unzip and it's too small to put anything into anyway. The side pocket on the hip is too small for my phone. A pair I bought about 2 years had 2 pockets in the front with plenty of space for my phone and keys.

55

Skinny

  • Fit:Runs small

super comfortable trail shorts, but skinny if you hit the squats. normally wear a 34, but the legs fit like an me kid wearing girl jeans in 2004. had to bump up to the 36, waist was a little loose but the legs fit fine

Skinny

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