Best Skate Pants

In skateboarding, falling and spills are just a part of the sport so it is best to have pants that are durable enough to hold up without having to be replaced too frequently. A good pair should also be breathable and super-comfortable to move around in — and if they look cool, that certainly doesn’t hurt either. So, with that in mind, FN rounded up a few of the top styles on the market for men from well-respected brands like Dickies, Volcom and more. Shop from a plethora of colorways to fit your own unique style.

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1. Volcom Frickin Modern Fit Chino Pant

Volcom’s chinos consist of a polyester-cotton blend with a hint of elastane for top-notch stretch and overall durability.

Pros: They come in a variety of colorways like sky blue, navy, army green, teal, black, brown, khaki and more.

Cons: The pockets on these may not be as secure as others.

Volcom Men's Frickin Modern Fit Stretch Chino Pant
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2. Dickies Original 874 Work Pant

These heavyweight twill pants courtesy of Dickies are engineered with polyester and cotton for superior durability.

Pros: With heavy-duty ratcheting zippers, side seam front pockets and back welt pockets for flap-free contour, these pants are ready to take on all your Ollies, Slides and Grinds. The fabric is fade and wrinkle-resistant. Plus, they too are offered in over 15 color options.

Cons: These pants tend to run small and may feel a bit stiff at first.

Dickies Men's Original 874 Work Pant
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3. Rothco Camo Tactical BDU Pants

Rothco’s BDU-inspired camouflage pants have strong-yet-lightweight polyester-cotton construction that’s built to last.

Pros: Double-stitched seams and a reinforced seat and knees deliver increased durability. These also come with six versatile pockets so you’ll never be short on storage. They’re available in a multitude of sizes ranging from extra small up to 8X large.

Cons: They may run big.

rothco camo tactical bdu pants
CREDIT: Amazon
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