Mens Original Arch 18" Boardshorts
Thanks to a mega-dose of mobility, an extra-strong hemp fabric, and an advanced water-repellent treatment that dries in ridiculously fast time, the Original Arch 18" boardshorts for men are a new surf icon in the making. Everything you love about high-performance boardshort design is here, along with Quiksilver's legendary style points and a few special details that make this surf trunk a definite must-have. Your surf kit won't be the same without it.
Original Arch 18" Boardshorts for Men
Style EQYBS04674 Color Code kvj0
HEMPSTRETCH Fabric: Using a combination of hemp and recycled plastic bottles, we've crafted a supremely comfortable fabric called HEMPSTRETCH with 4-way stretch for maximum performance
Coating: DryFlight® water-repellent hydrophobic coating to keep your shorts lighter for longer
Length: 18" Outseam, short length
Fit: Arch leg
Waist: Drawcord waistband
Pockets: Back patch pocket
Additional Details: Check print side panels
Key bungee cord inside pocket
Quiksilver woven patch at left leg
66% Polyester, 20% Cotton, 8% Hemp, 6% Elastane
The Original Arch DNA
Comfort, performance and sustainability. The Original Arch is a boardshort like no other. Here are a few of the things that make it, well, original.
The design that changed everything: Quiksilver’s 1981 Arch panel, which follows the body’s lines, increasing flexibility and allowing for better surfing.
When boardshorts were born, we didn’t have the luxury of matching stitch color to fabric color. Turns out it looks good, so we kept it around.
It wouldn’t be complete without an iconic logo. Ours is on a lurex patch woven into the short — you won’t find this anywhere else.
A 4-way stretch fabric made from recycled plastic bottles. It feels good in the water, out of the water and everywhere you want to take it.
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