- MATRIX 3D core made from tiny AirDome air pockets that increase warmth and flexibility and reduce weight
- FIREWIRE hollow fibre thermal liner
- Glued and blind stitched sealed seam technology
- APEX ultrastretch limestone based neoprene
Offers unrivalled flexibility and stretch. The result is you use less energy trying to move in your suit leaving you more energy to concentrate on going fast.
Any product from NEIL PRYDE SAILING bearing the ELITE logo represents the pinnacle product design and function. Born from extensive research and development programmes incorporating design input from respected designers and athletes alike, ELITE series products have no peers. When using an ELITE product you can be assured you have given yourself every possible advantage, allowing you to relax, let our equipment do its job, whilst you get on with yours; Going FAST!
The ELITE MATRIX deliver a superb option to the ELITE performance product line. Constructed using the highest limestone based neoprene available, the use of the MATRIX core, a 3D matrix of honeycomb air chambers gives even more warmth and flexibility whilst reducing weight still further. Glued and Blind stitched seams ensure water penetration is minimal.
Matrix-S – Super stretch neoprene with with a Hot Cell fleece lining plus the addition of a 3D matrix of air chambers for even more warmth, buoyancy and flexibility.
Hotcell – Lightweight , quick drying fleece insulation. The cellular structure traps an insulating layer of warm water next to the skin, keeping the core temperature up.
Glued & blindstiched – Glued and blindstiched seal seam technology ensures minimum water ingress.
Apex ultra-stretch – The ultimate in high performance stretch neoprene.
NeilPryde has built its reputation on elegantly engineered, technically superior products and the NeilPryde Sailing collection is no different. In fact when you use a NeilPryde product you can be sure that it has been designed and built around the best materials available, several of which are unique and exclusive to NeilPryde.
We believe that in using these technically superior materials and combining their special characteristics in a way that they seamlessly work together, we can provide you with a something that is more than just a product. It is an essential race winning component, as technical as any other part of the boat or rig, designed to enhance your performance to the max. We believe in Winning.
Matrix Core Technology
Unique to NEILPRYDE, the MATRIX is a revolutionary neoprene core containing micro AirDome cells significantly improving Heat insulation and reduction in weight. This core can be combined together with either Hot Cell or Firewire thermal lining to create the ultimate in lightweight,thermal protection.
Ultra light inner polypropylene lining comprising of a series of tubular, hollow yarns. FIREWIRE effectively traps and stores body heat within the cavity of the yarn, keeping you warmer and drier.