Patagonia Stretch Wavefarer Board Shorts


Weight 6 oz / 170 g
Fabric 4.3 oz 100% Supplex® Nylon / DWR Finish
Lining 2.3 oz 50-Denier 100% Recycled Polyester

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Take to the waves in classic style with the Patagonia Stretch Wavefarer board shorts. Their stretchy, durable blend of nylon and spandex offers comfort and freedom of movement.


The Patagonia Men's Stretch WavefArer 21 Inch Board Short is a quick dry swim short for spending the summer on the water. The nylon fabric has a bit of spandex blended right in, allowing you to run the beach, swim with ease and stay comfortable in the sun. It offers 50+ UPF sun protection and a durable water repellent finish helps water bead up and roll right off every time you exit the water, be it lake, ocean or pool. The right tHigh pocket zips shut for security, self-drains, and when you're packing for your vacation, packs the whole suit inside itself for smaller transport. Features of the Patagonia Men's Stretch WavefArer 21 Inch Board Short Made from quick-drying and durable nylon with 4-way stretch, a DWR finish and 50+ UPF sun protection. Fair trade certified sewing Contoured waistband for secure and comfortable Fit; flat-lying fly with a single rubber button; ladderlock drawstring closure; turned and bartacked drawstring is durable and adds security Self-draining pocket on right hip has a noncorroding, recyclable plastic zipper with an internal key loop and zipper pull for ease of use Forward inseam helps eliminates chafing; improved seat design for ease of movement; straightened side seam for mobility Hip pocket doubles as a self-storage pouch regular length provides a more traditional choice and greater sun protection for the leg

- Moosejaw

If there is one thing that surfers, stand-up paddlers, kayakers, river rats, and beach bums can all agree on, it's the outstanding comfort and performance of the Patagonia Men's Stretch Wavefarer Board Short. Some may be disappointed by the lack of wild prints or loud colors, but true watermen recognize quality gear when they seeand wearit. Lightweight, quick-drying stretch fabric, an updated waistband that says put, a new seat design that enhances mobility, and a highly functional pocket all add up to a must-have piece for your next adventure, water-based or not.


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