In the first installment of Underwear for 26.2 miles, we focussed on getting you in underwear that promotes the mental toughness that you’ll no doubt need (and continue to need) as you work toward running your marathon. In Part 2: Underwear for 26.2 miles, we’ll cover the second and third week of your strength and […]Read More
Men’s trunks are quickly becoming a favorite cut for underwear among men in the know. Why? The cut of men’s trunks is a hybrid of a brief and boxer brief; in other words, they’re boxer briefs with short legs and a square cut appearance. This means you get the same support you get from a standard brief, and half of the coverage as a boxer brief. Technically speaking, men’s trunks utilize a shorter inseam than boxer briefs.
Trunks for men are the most flattering styles of underwear. Perfect for both tall and short men alike, men’s trunks make for a streamlined appearance that frames your hips and package in the best way possible. Covering only the upper thighs and resting below the true waist, they’re both modern and sophisticated.
Trunks for men were date back to the 1930’s. Then, however, though short like today’s men’s trunks, trunks for men were loose fitting like a boxer short. Modern styles are form-fitting like briefs.
Trunks are the ideal cut of underwear for enhancing qualities like rear and package boosting and like briefs, look best when made with a low-rise waistband. If you like briefs but want to try something a little different, you should definitely give men’s trunks a try.