Hurley International, or just Hurley, is a clothing company located in Costa Mesa, California. The clothing brand is known for its emphasis on skateboarding, surfing, and music. Hurley clothing specializes in athletic shoes, hats, sports equipment, board shorts, bikinis, and rela... Read Moreted clothes. Bob Hurley, along with Bob Rowland and Joe Knoernschild, founded Hurley in 1979 at age 23. Hurley worked as a surfboard shaper for numerous companies for five years and became known as one of the best shapers in Southern California. He then formed the surf brand Billabong USA in 1983. Hurley International was formed in 1998. Hurley is mainly known for its board shorts, and its Phantom line includes a complete collection of women's board shorts, walking shorts, and board skirts in colorful prints, designs, and tones. Phantom Create is a tool that allows boarders to design and customize their own shorts to board in. Hurley sells other beach active clothes that are perfect for beach workouts. All of Hurley's beach active wear features Nike Dri-Fit technology, which keeps you dry during workouts. From sports bras, women's shorts, crop pants, and fleeces, Hurley's active wear keeps you comfortable and stylish while you exercise. Hurley also sells bikinis, tops, sweaters, hoodies, jackets, pants, dresses, and accessories that are as sporty and stylish as the active wear collections.