Zhik Deckbeater Shorts


Zhik Deckbeater padded neoprene/spandex shorts



Zhik’s second generation Deckbeaters® shorts build on the solid foundations of the original providing protection from harsh surfaces when worn alone or under another layer. A true crossover product Deckbeaters® provide 8mm of breathable neoprene padding in the seat for protecting wetsuits, wearing under foul weather gear when sailing long distances or for paddle sports. The pants themselves are built from Zhik’s high quality spandex which provides UPF 50+ protection even when wet and is highly breathable.



  • 8mm neoprene seat – for protection from hard surfaces
  • 12mm perforations – for fast drainage and breathability
  • Spandex construction – for stretch, UPF 50+ sun protection and breathability
  • ZHIKTEX™ II abrasion resistant panels in high wear areas – for optimal durability
  • 3D body mapped fit