Often cycling kit is highly recommended for various reasons: fit, movement, sweat control and padding. The reason for this is to ensure that you experience maximum comfort and efficiency while cycling. Firstly, cycling kit is designed, cut and manufactured to to fit your body properly when you are in the cycling position. Secondly, due to cycling kit being tight and fitting correctly it moves with your body when riding. This is particularly important to ensure that you do not chafe. Thirdly, cycling gear is designed with special fabrics to absorb sweat, allow evaporation of sweat, ensure your body can breathe, and keep rain off your body. Lastly, a chamois is one of the most important features because it provides extra padding and helps prevent chafing.