Review | 7Mesh Women’s Revo Shorts – Waterproof Your Bum

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Hannah has been grinding these 7Mesh Revo waterproof shorts through a winter of slop. Is her bum still dry?

7Mesh is a clothing company based in Squamish, British Columbia. If you are British, this is of interest, because they have weather that is not too far removed from ours. There can be days and days of rain – there’s none of that ‘Oh, it’s raining, we’ll wait and ride tomorrow’ that you can get with brands based further south. This means the folks behind this kit – keen riders and fabric nerds – want kit that works for them, and their weather. So if it works for them, there’s a reasonable chance it might work for us.

Cut for on the bike, not posing.

One of the noticeable features of 7Mesh clothing is that it can look a bit odd on the hanger. That’s because they cut their patterns specifically to suit a riding position – not a shop dummy. There’s a lot of attention to detail in cut, seams, length where you’d want it to cover a gap, and simple fastenings. That all comes at a price, but my experience has been that their kit does last, and functions well – falling into the category of ‘buy one good thing once’, rather than opting for cheaper with more frequent replacements. So how did these shorts fare?

In Use




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Review Info

Product:Revo Shorts
Tested:by Hannah for 6 months

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