Water sports clothes should be waterproof, durable and comfortable. Choosing the best shorts or pants to wear can be confusing without the right information. You should consider the weather forecast and choose clothes that offer flexibility and protection.
We have compiled a list of the best sailing pants and shorts for men
- Nautica Men’s Cotton Sailing Shorts
- Gill Men’s Performance Sailing Shorts
- Gruden’s Sailing Pants
- Helly Hanson Men’s Voss Rain Paint
- Helly Hansen Men’s Cargo Shorts
Nautica Men’s Cotton Sailing Shorts
Nautica Men’s Cotton Shorts are 100% cotton, and they come in a variety of colors including true navy, bright white, fin green and more. These shorts are comfortable, breathable and durable. The front is flat, featuring side hand pockets, and the rear has welt pockets. Their prices range from $17.99 to $46.39 depending on size and color.
Gill Men’s Performance Sailing Shorts
These shorts are made of nylon, which is water repellent to protect you against salt water. They’re long lasting and they dry quickly. They feature internal pad pockets, reinforced seat panel for durability and a secure leg pocket. Gill Men’s shorts cost from $65.91 to $90.17.
Gruden’s Durable waterproof sailing pants
These pants are made of 420D nylon Oxford weave fabric, which makes them durable and comfortable. They can be folded up for easy transport, and the seams are fully taped to protect them from wear while offering water-resistance. They feature an adjustable elastic belt, a ¼ -length leg zipper for easy wear.
They also have an adjustable hoop-and-loop cinch to close off the ankles. They vary in color from black, reflective yellow and glacier blue to red and Kryptek Highlander. They cost between $64.99 and $99.99.
Helly Hanson Men’s Voss Rain Paint
They are made of 100% Polyurethane, a high-quality and durable material. These pants are lightweight and waterproof. There are a variety of colors available, from 990 black and 597 Navy to 590 Navy and Navy Blue. The price for these pants starts from $33.69.
Helly Hansen Men’s Cargo Shorts
The best thing about these pants is they’re elastic, allowing you to move around without straining the seams. They are made of 94% Polyamide and 6% Elastine. They feature a Zio fly with a single flat button waist closure for minimum bulk. There are also two cargo pockets, slant hip pockets and a secure back pocket (each lined with mesh) with YKK zip closure. You can purchase these pants for as little as $21.68.
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