Yamamoto S5 super composite skin neoprene
Bamboo charcoal liner
Apex ultrastretch limestone based neoprene
Body map ergonomic design
The S5 RACESKIN features Yamamoto’s incredible Super Composite Skin neoprene, the most hydrophobic, minimum water absorbent material available which all but eliminates the all important wind chill factor. RACESKIN also features NEILPRYDE’s nano bamboo lining which ensures an odor free, soft touch garment, whilst zipperless entry and flatlock seams ensure maximum comfort as well as performance.
TEMP guide: 15 – 25
MLS ‘Modular Layering System – the ELITE Raceskin top, thermalite and rashguard are designed to be used in conjunction with themselves in any combination and with the Raceskin Longjohn and Elite Hiker.
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.
Raceskin S5 Composite Skin
Simply the best neoprene available. Limestone based, eco friendly neoprene from Yamamoto Corporation , Japan. This smooth closed cell neoprene has a unique hydrophobic coating that makes it 95% water impermeable compared to 70% for standard neoprene. As a result, it sheds off more water, quicker. S5 therefore provides maximum wind chill protection with a 23% higher closed cell ratio than standard neoprene. The Ultimate in neoprene technology.
Nano Bamboo technology offers incredible comfort, is anti bacterial, anti odor and sustainable.