These are very comfortable shorts. The waist is not binding and does not roll down while in the riding position. The silicone leg grippers hold the legs in place without being overly constricting. The chamois is very comfortable not being too thick nor too thin. The chamois is the women's race 3D. These shorts inseam is supposed to be 8, but appear to be more like 8.5. The Pearl Izumi logo is reflective. The shorts are true to size with nice compression.