The Ubfen mens womens water shoes perform well when it comes to water escaping the shoe through the drainage holes. The mesh upper or top layer allows the shoes to breath. The sole features convex dots to enhance the ability to provide anti-skid traction, giving them strong friction when walking or running. The shoes offer protection against rough surfaces on the ocean floor when used as swim shoes or aqua shoes. If you are more of a water-surface lover, they make idea boating kayaking or canoeing shoes, as well.