Gloves to help you keep control of the rope when belaying. They protected your hands too when cleaning, climbing via ferrata, or hammering on aid lines.
- Breathable stretch mesh fabric and cush knuckle padding.
- Synthetic leather palms and fingers. Reinforced index fingers and thumbs add durability.
- Hook-and-loop cuff closures
- Clip-in loop.
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.