This top is made from Chillproof material and provides the ultimate versatility by being able to zip up for 100% warmth and protection, or zip partially down when the sun comes out or your work rate goes up. The long sleeve design provides maximum warmth and full sun protection. Perfect for all paddle watersports and power watersports like jetski where you need the security and ventilation options of a half-zip design. It also has a high collar to keep your neck area warm.
Ideal for scuba diving or snorkeling in warmer waters by itself or in colder waters underneath a long sleeve wetsuit to add extra warmth and wind protection in-between dives. Perfect for under-dry-tops for white-water kayaking as the ultimate next-to-skin thermal layer.
The long sleeves offer additional protection from the cold and sun and the included thumb tabs assist when pulling a wetsuit on over the top.
Note that this garment has a neoprene rubber collar to create a flexible neck seal.
Chillproof is an aquatic-specific windchill proof, 3-layer composite material with the thermal properties of a 2.5 to 3mm neoprene wetsuit but without many of the drawbacks of traditional wetsuits. Chillproof can be worn under a wetsuit for extra warmth and enhanced wind protection. Chillproof can also be worn by itself as the perfect watersports thermal wear or layered with other Sharkskin garments for extra warmth and insulation.
It is ideal for scuba diving and snorkeling, jet skiing, paddle watersports, board watersports, wind watersports, sailing, and many other watersports.
- Nylon/Spandex outer layer for superior durability and abrasion resistance.
- 100% windproof and 10K+ breathable membrane to stop windchill to keep you warm yet regulate body temperature to avoid overheating.
- Hollow fiber next-to-skin fleece for warmth, comfort, and superior moisture-wicking properties.
- A durable water repellent (DWR) finish provides a protective shell that ‘sheds’ water.
- 4-way stretch ensures garments are non-restrictive allowing a full range of movement and are easy to get on and off.
- Non-chaffing, itch, and odor-resistant properties mean that garments can be worn for long periods of time.
- Durable seam thread to resist deterioration in saltwater so the garment will last longer.
- Neutrally buoyant so there is no need to add extra weight when diving.
- SPF50+ for sun protection to avoid skin damage and melanoma.
Designed to Last
We source the world’s most technically advanced materials, create the highest quality design and utilize the best manufacturing techniques to create garments that are built to last.
At SHARKSKIN we are passionate about watersports activities and we care about minimizing our impact on the environment. We use biodegradable and compostable packaging bags, minimize waste in our manufacturing, and design long-lasting products.
Sharkskin Performance Guarantee
SHARKSKIN garments come with a 2-year guarantee on workmanship. Excludes fading and degeneration as a result of excessive exposure to chlorine or sunlight. We guarantee SHARKSKIN will perform as advertised.
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