These shorts are part of Volcom's Hybrid Surf N' Turf Series, and chances are you're already aware of just how legit hybrid shorts are, and if that's true then you're already adding these to the cart. If you're not however let it be known that the goal of hybrid shorts is to provide greater versatility in your clothing by combining properties of boardshorts and walkshorts. So you get quick drying, stretchy shorts that act like boardshorts but look like walkshorts. Perfect, right? Right.