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DAKINE Syncline Shorts - Men's

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    5 Reviews


    Two-way traffic.

    Someday they’ll invent a trail that’s downhill the whole way, but until then it’s just you, your whip, and the DAKINE Syncline Men’s Shorts. The Syncline is at its best when the going is at its worst with four-way stretch fabric that’s as rugged as it is mobile, so you don’t get hung up punching through loose baby heads or ripping past grabby bushes on the way back down. Chances are good that undergrowth is wet, too, so DAKINE included a DWR coating to keep your shorts dry. There’s also laser-cut ventilation in key spots, so you won’t get wet from the inside, either.

    • Item #DAK00OI

    Tech Specs

    [body] 4-way stretch double knit (92% nylon, 8% spandex), DWR treatment, [inner-leg, rear-yoke panels] laser-cut mesh
    14 in
    2 zippered front
    adjustable side waist tabs
    Recommended Use
    mountain biking
    Manufacturer Warranty
    2 years

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    Durable and Comfortable

    • Familiarity: I've put it through the wringer
    • Fit: True to size
    • Size Bought: 30"
    • Height: 5'8"
    • Weight: 155lbs

    This is a solid trail / all mountain short. The material is stretchy enough to allow a full range of motion when pedaling and descending. These aren't the lightest weight shorts out there, but they are definitely more durable than some of the lighter options. The length is perfect for me, landing just above my knee but still providing enough coverage to wear with lightweight knee guards.

    Nice shorts but the sizing is off

      I am pretty much a standard 36" waist (6' and 215lbs) but the 36" waist shorts were 2" too small around the waist while being very baggy everywhere else. Materials and features were good and I wish Backcountry had the next size up in stock.

      Great short out the gate

      • Familiarity: I've used it several times
      • Fit: True to size
      • Size Bought: 36
      • Height: 5'8"
      • Weight: 200lbs

      First few rides in these shorts have been nothing but perfect! Great fit, sizing, material, breathability, you name it! Absolutely love them. The have a great velcro strap on the inside to fine tune the waist and a perforated inseam on each leg for breathability.


      • Familiarity: I gave it as a gift but have feedback to share
      • Fit: True to size

      I got these as an upgrade for my bf- he used the POC shorts for years, but started to complain that they were too tight and just not comfortable. These are a HUGE upgrade- not only does he enjoy them for riding, he tends to hang out casually with them too. The material is nice and light- fairly soft to the touch too. They vent really well along the inner-leg mesh panels. And overall, they just fit much better- he can actually utilize the pockets and move freely, but they're not overly baggy. The waist fits true as well.

      I Do Like Em!

      • Familiarity: I've put it through the wringer
      • Fit: True to size
      • Size Bought: 40
      • Height: 6'4"
      • Weight: 245lbs

      I like these shorts a whole bunch. They are nice and stretchy so I am not restricted from doing enduro moves on my bike and dance moves off the bike. They have some nice ventilation on the thighs for when things heat up. They have two nice pockets with zippers so your keys don't fall out on the trail. I do wish they had a side or cargo pocket or maybe a rear butt pocket for carrying a bit more goodies off the trail but I still give these a 5 star rating.