Born from a simple plan to create the perfect T-shirt, former football player Kevin Plank founded Under Armour in 1996. Widely recognized as the originator of performance apparel, each lightweight clothing collection maintains an athletes optimal temperature all year round. The brand's mission is to support athletes through passion, design and the pursuit of innovation. Men's Under Armour pants are loosely fitted for enhanced motion and breathable comfort. Performance pants, golf pants, tapered chinos and trackpants are made from durable fabrics. Many styles boast added features, including water repellent and heat protection properties.