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SmartWool PhD Run Shorts - Men\'s


    SmartWool PhD Run Shorts - Men's

    Take a walk on the wooly side in the incredible comfort of the SmartWool PhD Run Shorts. See details

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    Item # 844874

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    Take a walk on the wooly side in the incredible comfort of the SmartWool PhD Run Shorts.

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    Take a walk on the wooly side in the incredible comfort of the SmartWool PhD Run Shorts.

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    Take a walk on the wooly side in the incredible comfort of the SmartWool PhD Run Shorts.

    • Outer shorts offer lightweight breathability and look like a standard pair of shorts—but wait!—below the all-too-normal surface lies a pair of merino-blend liners
    • Just as comfortable as your wool base layers except lighter, the seamless liners wick moisture, breathe well, and resist odors thanks to the natural properties of merino wool
    • Ventilation panels in high heat zones keep things cool
    • Rear zippered pocket stores extras
    • The semifitted SmartWool PhD run shorts feature a mid rise and reflective highlights


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    SmartWool PhD Run Shorts - Men's Specs
    Best use
    Polyester / polyester blend
    Recycled polyester
    79% merino wool/18% nylon/3% elastane
    5 inches
    Fabric type
    Inner liner
    Liner fabric
    Sun-protective fabric
    Moisture wicking
    Quick drying
    Side cargo pockets
    Inseam (in.)

    SmartWool PhD Run Shorts - Men's

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    SmartWool PhD Run Shorts - Men'sis rated5.0out of5by1.
    Rated5out of5byfromEnjoying these ShortsI just took these out for an 8 mile jog and I'm pretty sure they're going to be my new favorite. The shorts are light and comfortable, but I really appreciated that the liner had no seams in the crotch. These seeme d to balance support and freedom well for my 'good's. I'm 6 ft, 190-200lbs depending on time of year, wear mostly 34's and some 33's in blue jeans, I sometimes find myself between large and mediums, the large fit me well. There is a back zippered pocket centered in the rear below the waist. It's large enough for an iphone sideways, so gel packets and keys should be fine. Cons: The biggest one was the price tag, I had a gift certificate to burn and decided to pick these up on sale. Not sure they'd be worth full price. The other odd thing is that they come with an elastic draw string. The shorts have an elastic waist band (which I found comfortable), and like many other shorts also have a drawstring to help defray the effects of gravity. The drawstring on these are pretty much worthless since its very elastic as well. I found it to be pretty much non-functional and worthless. Overall, I'm enjoying the shorts. I'm hopeful that they will be durable like many other smartwool products, but simply can't speak to that at this point.
    Date published: 2013-07-26

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