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The NRS Men's HydroSkin 0.5 Shorts are stretchy, comfortable, and provide just the right amount of warmth for cool days and chilly waters without feeling bulky or restrictive. 0.5 mm Terraprene neoprene with heat-reflecting titanium cuts the chill on cool days. Four-way stretch PowerSpan exterior allows unrestricted movement; soft ThermalPlush lining feels great against your skin. Paddler-specific design allows unrestricted freedom of movement. Waist drawcord cinches with a barrel lock for a secure fit. Zippered stash pocket in the waist keeps small items handy. Flatlock seams help prevent chafing. DWR (Durable Water Repellent) exterior coating sheds water to help reduce evaporative cooling
- EMS refers to the men's version
Made for missions that require more than board shorts, the men's NRS HydroSkin 0.5 shorts insulate against the cold with 0.5mm neoprene-perfect for long days on the water in cooler environments.
- REI refers to the men's version
Rafting through the Snake River is not nearly as warm as the Colorado, so you best prepare yourself for that. Layering with the NRS HyrdoSkin 0. 5mm Short turns you into a cold-blooded river rat that can stay comfortable pushing through aggressive rapids all day long. HydroSkin material is made of 0. 5mm Terraprene neoprene with heat-reflecting technology that locks in your body heat. Four-way stretch PowerSpan face material gives you unrestricted mobility while ThermalPlush lining provides a soft touch so the shorts feel lile second skin under your trunks. The short's form-fitting structure helps restrict water entry and enhances thermal insulation, and the drawcord waistband ensures a comfortable fit.
- Backcountry.com refers to the men's version
NRS Paddle Bottoms Hydroskin 0.5 Shorts - Men's Black S 1501504100. 5 Shorts are a neoprene option that combines lightweight insulation with ideal coverage for long days paddling in cooler weather. On days that require more protection than boardshorts HydroSkin Shorts let you better adapt to changing conditions.
- CampSaver.com refers to the men's version