Demand for O'Neill's neoprene wetsuits grew rapidly and he began a business selling the O'Neill wetsuits out of his garage. By 1980, he was a leader in the beach apparel industry with a thriving business. Since then, O'Neill™ has become a widely recognized and respected brand in the surf industry, continually creating new and innovative products.
O'Neill. Surf, sand and your board. That's all you really need. O'Neill clothing is tailor-made for the beach bum in all of us. Since its humble beginnings as a surf shop out of a garage, O'Neill swimwear & street clothes have always had the reputation for making waves with its core values of innovation in style and technology.
Men's Hybrid Shorts: From the Beach to Work and Back. Do you have a pair of hybrid shorts? Dude, what are you waiting for? They have all the fun and function of boardshorts (aka dries fast, chill patterns and colors) but you can basically wear them to meet the president because they look like pants (but you know, shorter).
In outstanding prints and colours you're to be an eyecatcher on every beach. All O'Neill boy's swim shorts feature ultra-quick drying top-of-the-line fabric, cutting-edge patterns inspired by the latest beach trends and all those little details that separate O'Neill swimwear from regular bathing trunks.
Constantly raising the bar, O'Neill morphed from a small surf shop selling surfboards and custom made O'Neill wetsuits to dominating the world's surf industry. O'Neill continues to produce quality children's O'Neill footwear, O'Neill apparel and O'Neill swimwear with the surf rider and beach enthusiast in mind.
Throw on a women's boardshort! Designed with 4-way stretch for when movement is key, and featuring O'Neill Hyperdry for ultra-quick drying time, O'Neill boardshorts are a summer essential. Whether you're shredding waves, getting physical on land or just chilling on the beach, rock this staple in anything from a fun print to a neutral colour.
Jack O'Neill began surfing in 1952, before functional surf apparel was invented. While working for the Army Air Corps, O'Neill discovered neoprene foam in a DC-3 airplane. He then combined the neoprene carpeting with duct tape to create the first neoprene wetsuit. Demand for O'Neill's neoprene ...