The Stretch Hydroflow is Patagonia's most technical boardshorts. The super light and fast-drying 4-way stretch offers you unrestricted freedom of movement while surfing, kitesurfing or bodysurfing. True to the Patagonia philosophy, the boardshorts are mostly made from recycled material with features such as DWR (Durable Water Repellent) and SPF 50+ sunscreen.
Since 1985, Patagonia has pledged 1% of sales to the preservation and restoration of the natural environment. 1% for the Planet is an alliance of businesses that understand the necessity of protecting the natural environment. They understand that profit and loss are directly linked to its health, and are concerned with the social and environmental impacts of industry.
Patagonia's mission statement is to "build the best product, cause no unnecessary harm, use business to inspire and implement solutions to the environmental crisis." Clear as day! They work hard to produce innovative, high-quality, simple and utile apparel that help explorers and outdoor enthusiasts achieve their dreams.