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Old 06-22-22, 08:06 AM
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Originally Posted by tessellahedron View Post
I wear normal underwear and athletic shorts when I ride. Same inside and out. Being on the trainer is definitely different so maybe I need specific biking shorts for that. I tried some padded ones but I think they were too big because they rode up really badly. What do you look for in a good pair?

I like the idea of standing up for a break occasionally. It's completely flat here so I rarely stand on a bike but this morning I tried it outdoors for a couple hundred feet after about 35 minutes of biking. I think it helped. Standing on the trainer felt really awkward but next time I'm on it I'll try again. Thanks for the good idea!
There's the issue! Try a snug-fitting pair of biking shorts with a decent pad. This is a personal as a seat choice, so start with a good brand and go from there. I've had really good luck with the Specialized RBX Pro shorts. Decent price, and very comfortable.
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