Tag Archives: trunks

Apr
13
The Evolution of Lifeguard Boardshorts

The Evolution of Lifeguard Boardshorts   Lifeguard apparel, mainly their boardshorts have come a long way since the 1970s. In the seventies, their boardshorts were shorter, bulkier and rough to the touch. Needless to say, the rough material causing rashes, was the norm. Another issue with board shorts, that could potentially be detrimental, and hinder […]
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Jul
15
Do’s and Don’ts of Men’s Swimwear

It’s that time of the year, the summer sun and warm water are beckoning. As watermen, we generally don’t stay up to date on the latest trends and fashion faux pas. After all, we’re students of the sea, not the fashion institute. Don’t sweat it, Original Watermen is here to guide you through a safe […]
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Apr
22
Dressing the Watermen since 1993 – Original Waterman!

Life is tuff in the sea, but life nowhere else is more exciting. Yup, that’s what charges a true waterman. If it’s in the Gods hand to save lives, they are his incarnation. Their job makes them the caretakers of the beaches, but they sacrifice more than anyone else. How often have we admired these […]
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Apr
22
True Watermen know and strive for the connection between bravery and fear

At Original Watermen, we strive to represent and acknowledge all people who live for singular excellence in any and all challenges they face. With our waterman-inspired boardshorts, trunks, tees, hats, hoodies, jackets and other apparel, we pay tribute to all the brave souls who stare down fear and facing it head on, without hesitation. There […]
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Apr
12
The Purified Waterman

The guy arrived maybe half an hour early. I opened the door and he announced that he was from the purified water company, the waterman come modalert online to service our filtered water system. He was a young guy—early 20s or so—and looked every bit the surfer: tanned, fit, dark hair bleached by the sun, […]
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