The south swells are starting to roll in and sessions are lasting well past dinner, which must mean we are dropping head first into summer. While boardshorts can seem like a year round wardrobe choice for Southern California surfers, the long hot days of summer are when we really rely on our favorite boardies.

With this is mind Hansen’s is proud to carry the very best in men’s boardshorts and we have picked five of our favorite boardshorts that will have you feeling and looking good from sunup to sundown.

1. RVCA Davies Mens Boardshort

RVCA's line of stylish boardshorts are the perfect way to look groovy all summer long. From shredding south swells to hanging out poolside, the Davies are the perfect blend of style and function with a fashionable design and just enough stretch to maximize your performance in the lineup. RVCA makes boardshorts worth living in, so pick up a pair and stay cool this summer. 

2. Vissla Aloha Amigo Mens Boardshorts

Vissla is one of the new cool kids on the block, but thanks to the industry veterans at the helm quality wasn’t sacrificed due to lack of manufacturing experience. Because of this Vissla has been hitting home runs with their next level products since inception, which is why we are proud to include their Aloha Amigo in our Best of Show Mens Boardshorts addition. This amazing and stylish mens boardshort is also made with a coconut blend material that is environmentally friendly, making these boardshorts all time.

3. Billabong Tribong Lo Tides Mens Boardshorts

Billabong has been on top of their game when it comes to producing high performing eco-friendly mens boardshorts. Recognizing that saving our aquatic playground is of the utmost importance, BIllabong is proving that sustainable design doesn’t have to sacrifice style and comfort. Made with PCX Recycled Stretch materials the Tribong Lo Tides are a classically inspired boardshort that can take you from all time to good times without having to change.

4.Quiksilver Stomp Paradise Scallop Mens Boardshorts

Summer days in Southern California can feel downright tropical, and a pair of the Quiksilver Stomp Paradise mens boardshorts are the perfect boardies to enjoy a surf or little coconut drinks with umbrellas in. With the white stitch line into scalloped bottom, these boardshorts sport a classic style without sacrificing performance.

5. Rip Curl Mirage Escape Ultimate Mens Boardshorts 

The team at Rip Curl has been sparing no expense to create the highest performing boardshorts on the planet, and the Mirage Escape Ultimate is taking top honors when it comes to technologically advanced boardies. If you are looking for a fast drying and high performing boardshort than this is your huckleberry. Grab a pair, hit the lineup, and bust head high airs until sunset.