Gloves protect you from rope burn when belaying or rappelling. These burly gloves from Metolius will protect your hands while you’re feeding out rope, lowering, or catching your partner. Great for big wall climbers because the fingerless design provides dexterity and protects your knuckles from errant swings. They also let you hit the restaurant post-crag without looking like you spent the day gardening.
- Made of leather.
- Reinforced in palm wear point.
- Deploy out of the way with keeper loops.
- Velcro® closure.
- Palm circumferences: Small: 17.7–19cm, Medium: 19–21.6cm, Large: 21.6–23.5cm, Extra Large: 23.5–25.4cm.
The type of material used on the palm of the glove. Grippy palms have a raised silicone or polyurethane pattern to improve grip and are most often seen on cycling and paddling handwear.
A windproof garment does not allow any air to permeate the fabric. A garment with windproof panels has panels of fabric that are totally windproof, but the rest of the garment may not be windproof. A wind-resistant garment resists some wind, but not as much as a garment that is windproof.