Summertime means it’s time to ditch those jeans and sweats and break out the shorts. While some might find shorts unappealing, I think they just haven’t found the right pair. There is a great pair of shorts for whatever you’re doing, whether that’s exercising, going to the store, or trying to maintain an air of professionality. To help you find the perfect pair for you, we’ve rounded up some of our favorites.
FOR AN ALL PURPOSE SHORT
Outdoor Voices RekTrek Shorts
Outdoor Voices’ RecTrek shorts are designed for hitting the trail. They are made from wind and water resistant four-way stretch fabric that allows for maximum range of motion and protects against any spills that might occur. They’re comfortable, cool, and the waistband is non-restricting, too.
FOR A RUNNING SHORT
Ten Thousand Session Shorts
The Session Short is the perfect running short. They are made of premium material, don’t bunch up, won’t leave red marks on your skin, and bottom line, you’ll never want to take them off. They’ll last from your first workout to your one hundredth.
FOR CARGO SHORTS
Wrangler Authentics Men’s Cargo Shorts
Pockets on pockets on pockets. The relaxed fit on these shorts will keep you comfortable all day, and the durable material makes these shorts built to last.
FOR CHINO SHORTS
Docker’s Men’s Classic Fit Shorts
Made from 100% cotton, these are the super comfortable, stylish pair shorts made from the same material as your favorite pair of pants. They remain roomy through the seat and thigh so you can sit in comfort, but stay fitted so you can stay in style, too.
FOR GYM SHORTS
Under Armour Gym Shorts
These shorts are great for any workout. It’s made with a UPF lining, so you can run outside without getting sunburnt, and the HeatGear fabric is ultra-soft and smooth for extreme comfort, with very little weight.
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