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Old Aug 6, 2012, 11:02 pm
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Speedos allowed or more of a boardshorts kinda place?

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Old Aug 6, 2012, 11:44 pm
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Speedos are okay but boardshorts are more common. This is true over most of asia. Nobody will make a fuss about speedos, unlike the USA, but you will just not see many wearing them.

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Old Aug 6, 2012, 11:53 pm
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Thanks smith! I will compromise and wear square cut trunks...:-)
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Wear your speedo particulary if u have a good bod.
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IMO, if you have to ask, it's too small :-) regardless of bod
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Angry Why no sexy swimwear for men ?

Originally Posted by pallensf
Speedos allowed or more of a boardshorts kinda place?

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I love this thread.

Why ladies over the world wear sexy swimwear, but men these horrible and unhygienic shorts ?

Please enlighten me ! I know it is not just an US thing.

One poster suggests it is because men don't want to show something is "too small" - I like to look at it in all shapes and sizes anyway.

I think wearing fashionable fit swimwear is a very gay thing and a mark of distinction for our community - not the original Speedo brand of course but something like this http://www.olafbenz.com/en_AC/collec...tml?no_cache=1
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Oddly enough, I talked to Thai women in the 30+ age range and they actually prefer men in speedos as opposed to boardshorts

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isn't it funny how it's Americans who are so UPTIGHT about bodies and Speedos? :-( life is way too short....

also, I am looking at the Golden Banana hotel in Siem Riep for a few days while touring the temples...

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Old Aug 7, 2012, 11:59 am
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Originally Posted by smith80678
Speedos okay but boardshorts are the more common. This is true over most asia. Nobody will make a fuss about speedos, unlike the USA, but you will just not see many wearing them

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I would disagree - I felt speedos were the norm for most of Asia..
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I am very curious as to how board shorts are un-hygenic?

The trend in California for both males and females seems to be more coverage. I'm seeing more and more rash guards and even board shorts on girls this year at Newport and Huntington Beach than I ever have.
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Originally Posted by VickiSoCal
I am very curious as to how board shorts are un-hygenic?

The trend in California for both males and females seems to be more coverage. I'm seeing more and more rash guards and even board shorts on girls this year at Newport and Huntington Beach than I ever have.
The un-hygenic comes from men who wipe their hands on their pants after eating etc.. France, in fact, prohibits shorts in their swimming pools for this reason. They actually make you wear a speedo.

And yes, so true about the trend towards more coverage. Dont really know why.
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Originally Posted by smith80678
Oddly enough, I talked to Thai women in the 30+ age range and they actually prefer men in speedos as opposed to boardshorts
That's not who we're trying to impress, is it?
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All I can say is that in a pool full of 10 's, the ones wearing a speedo would the ones on my must cruise list. An 11 in boardies would not get a listing let alone a look in
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why not wear the uniform that the US rowing team was wearing
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I have worn a loin cloth there and no one cared.
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