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Why It's Different

1% of revenue from this purchase goes to support the Cotopaxi Foundation, our nonprofit dedicated to poverty alleviation in the poorest regions of the world. Learn more.

About This Product


Made to move, the Crux Shorts feature a breathable, four-way-stretch fabric and 7in inseam to keep you cool on the trail and in the gym. The shorts' athletic cut ensures a full range of motion, while a soft jacquard waistband keeps them in place. Two hand pockets and a third zippered pocket keep your small essentials secure and close at hand.

Behind The Design

Our Giving Model

Cotopaxi ties its earnings to impact by allocating 1% of annual revenues to the Cotopaxi Foundation. The foundation awards grants to outstanding nonprofit partners who are carefully selected for their track records at improving the human condition and alleviating poverty.

Certified B Corp

Cotopaxi is B Corp Certified. This means we have passed rigorous standards of ethical conduct. Learn more about B Corp.

Behind The Design

Designing For Sustainability

Impact starts with how we make our products. That means taking ethics into account during every phase of a product’s lifecycle—from its design to its manufacture and sale. Designing for sustainability is our priority, and we aim to create products you’ll wear for years to come. As part of the Sustainable Apparel Coalition, we have the tools to audit our suppliers to the highest standard. Beyond agreeing to our rigorous code of conduct—which protects workers and insists on fair wages—all of our suppliers are dedicated to best-in-class practices across the board.

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Product Reviews

Cotopaxi Crux Active Short - Men's - SALE CR-F17-M-GR-S 817233024723 817233024723 48.00
Crux Active Short - Men's - SALE has a rating of 4.7 stars based on 17 reviews.