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Made with a longer length, bright designs and all the best details, American Eagle board shorts are a classic for a reason. They’re tried and true, feel good when it’s time for the next beach trip, and look good all at once. That’s a lot to put on a pair of swim shorts, but board shorts can handle it. They’re designed with the best fabrics for a quick-drying, breathable fit no matter how active your beach day becomes. From jumping into the water, sprinting across the sand or playing frisbee running around the beach, these swim shorts have got your back with a comfortable fit that moves with you throughout the best days of summer.

AE board shorts are designed with a longer length for more coverage if that’s your thing. Hitting just at the knee, these swim shorts have a laid-back style about them that you’ll love when it’s time to jump into the water. The classic board short comes in all kinds of prints and designs so you have the look you want on every beach trip or pool day. Jump in feeling good with throwback-inspired prints, bold designs, bright graphics and all the design details you can think of. Not sure what color/print/pattern is right for your style? Browse the full line of men’s swimwear for all the inspiration you need to kickstart your summer plans.

And when it comes to transitioning from the water to a party or an ice cream trip, these shorts keep comfort levels high with quick-drying fabric. Durable nylon creates long-lasting comfort since it moves with you no matter what you’re up to. Sprinting down to the water to avoid the hot sand? No worries, they’re good for that. Jumping in and spending an afternoon floating down the river? Also good for that. AE board shorts use design details like an elastic waistband, drawstring waist, hip pockets and back pockets to make sure you have everything you need from your new favorite men’s swimwear.

Since they’re made with all the latest prints, colors and designs, AE board shorts double as a good on-the-go short when you’re going from the pool to grab a bite with the guys. Just throw on your fave AE men’s tops like a graphic tee or button down shirt for a look that’s easily the best one of summer. And if you’re not sure board shorts are the right length for you, check out the full line of swim trunks that come in shorter 6” and 8” lengths. Find your fit and style at American Eagle and jumpstart your next summer vacation.