I needed a pair of running pants that I could layer with leggings for sub-zero temps in Wisconsin. These fit the bill and then some. They don't ride up, and don't fall down. They are perfect on their own in cool temps (high 20s and up), and are great in colder temps with a pair of leggings underneath. I also love to wear them to run errands, etc. because they fit really well and look cute on their own! They were completely worth the price and I will be buying them in more colors in the future!