MEC Chesterman Gloves - Unisex

5021-657

Description

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Blue waves good. Blue hands bad. Pull on a pair of Chestermans and you'll be good to bust out through the break all day.

These surfing-specific gloves are made with true 'skin' neoprene, the sought-after top and bottom layers of a neoprene sheet after it finishes curing. More durable but more expensive, the 'skin' is to neoprene what a vintage year is to wine.

Note that the Chesterman puts warmth above raw abrasion resistance; it's not recommended for paddling or cycling, where you need tougher palms.

  • 5mm skin neoprene on the outside limits wind chill and evaporative heat loss.
  • Polypropylene fleece linings increase insulation and add a warm cozy feel.

Tech specs

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Ideal for Surfing
Type Gloves
Palm material

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.

Neoprene
Waterproof No
Made in China