Forward WIP Impact Vest 50N,
S, M, L, XL, XXL
-50N buoyancy and 12402-5 certified for safety
-High density thermoformed foam to improve comfort when falling
-Protect side pads to cover ribs (not on size s)
-Low profile & wide openings – design to ensure an excellent freedom of movement and fit with all harnesses
-YKK side zip & double adjustment strap – easy to put and remove + allow close fitting and precise adjustment
-Non slip strips – 2 neoprene strips inside to grip your wetsuit and prevent the ride-up commonly seen on some pfd’s
– front zip pocket, rear Velcro hydration pocket and feeder retainer, front knife pocket and Velcro holder for line cutter
The Forward WIP Impact Vest 50N is the world’s top sailing team’s preferred choice with high density foam and low profile
This pro-vest offers great comfort full speed or when falling into the water for all serious foilers (including recreational kite-surfers, windsurfers and stand up paddlers).
Fitting close to the body, its neoprene grip strips, on the inside, grip your wetsuit and prevent the vest moving up.
It ensures good freedom of movement thanks to its wide arm openings and adjusts to the waist with 2 straps.
This vest is designed to be compatible with kitesurf and windsurf harnesses. the buoyancy is distributed over the upper part of the panel, which allows waist or seat harnesses
More info at https://forward-sailing.com.au/en/
Remember at Action Sports WA we advocate the use of safety gear for all the sports we represent. With any water sports the use of a helmet can minimise or prevent impact damage from stationary objects, or even your own equipment. The Use of Impact vest or Personal Flotation Device PFD type 3 or above can provide additional peace of mind and security. Both these items are recommended for foil racing. Go fast but stay safe!