Pearl Izumi's P.R.O. In-R-Cool Women's Shorts make warm weather riding more enjoyable by reflecting heat. To do this, they use Pearl's P.R.O. Transfer In-R-Cool fabric.
P.R.O. Transfer fabric reflects heat, transfers moisture away from your body, and is exceptionally breathable. To beat the heat, Pearl treated the bulk of the fabric with an application called Coldblack. Essentially, Coldblack allows black fabrics to reflect the sun's radiant energy as if it were a light colored fabric. In layman's terms, this means that your skin stays cooler. In order to keep you dry, and to control odor, Izumi's P.R.O. Transfer Dry is constructed from Minerale yarn, which is derived from naturally occurring minerals. The combination of the minerals in this yarn trap odors in microscopic pores and releases them after a simple wash and dry. Finally, the material dries very quickly, aiding in its breathability on hot days. It pulls moisture away from your skin to the surface of the shorts where it is quickly evaporated.
The shorts feature a form fit. The anatomic cut and wide elastic leg bands with silicone grippers, hold the shorts in place firmly, yet comfortably. The construction then uses Pearl Izumi's best chamois the Women's P.R.O. Seamless 3D Chamois.
Pearl Izumi used digital pressure map modeling in order to dial in the perfect amount of density and tapering for the three types of foam used in the construction. As a result, it provides enhanced blood-flow, vibration dampening, and comfort. The chamois itself, also has integrated carbon yarns in order to control odor and to provide increased heat regulation.
The Pearl Izumi P.R.O. In-R-Cool Women's Shorts are available in sizes from X-Small to XX-Large and in the color Black.