More protective than shorts yet lighter than full-length tights, three-quarter-lengths are a very versatile choice for the trails. They keep you warm during chilly days, and there are no more muddy cuffs to worry about. But with so much choice out there, it can be easy to get a little confused over which pair is right for you. Are you looking for a pair that has great compression? Or are you looking for high reflective detailing to keep you safe during your evening jaunts? Wild runner Sim Benson has put the best to the test.