The 2019 shorts fit True To Size. Meaning if you are usually a medium, order a medium. These also have the pocket in them on the sides for salt vials. These shorts have a wide waist band. The inseam is around 6 inches, where the mens is 9 inches. If you want more coverage, we recommend you order a mens and size down. Meaning, if you wear a womens large, then order a mens medium.