8 panel GH CYCLE BIB SHORT includes an Italian molded pad. 8oz Nylon/Lycra fabric, flat seamed for comfort and durability. 8 panel construction provides the best anatomical fit. Soft black mesh fabric for bib top has V-back cut allowing freedom of movement when cycling. Gripper elastic at leg openings. Todd, a 4-time Ironman, and our expert on Bib Cycle shorts, has tried them all and says this Bib Short is “PERFECT!” Made in USA.