Gul Elite Impact Protection uses an ultra-light, ultra-thin layer of high-density ACF® foam which provides superior contusion protection by absorbing 90% of the shock from impact. ACF® is Guls’ high-performance open-cell foam that absorbs most of the energy not only from the impact, it also minimizes the energy bounce back that a sailor experiences when sailing, allowing you to perform beyond what’s necessary.
Cordura® fabric provides durability and exceptional strength-to-weight ratio. This hardwearing fabric is resistant to tears, scuffs and abrasions. Cordura® fabric is constructed with qualifying INVISTA yarns which are woven in the classic 2x2 basket weave construction in accordance with INVISTA's approved fabric standards for the Cordura® brand. Designed for living, built to last.
Invented almost 50 years ago, DuPont™ Kevlar® continues to take on new challenges. This lightweight and extraordinarily strong fabric works well on areas of high impact and ware, with five times the strength of steel on an equal-weight basis. Best known for its use in ballistic and stab-resistant body amour, Kevlar® has shown its heroism in helping to save the lives of thousands of people around the world.
For general recreation and watersports GCX-HT fabric helps to keep your warm and reduce wind-chill to improve your overall experience. Thermal Reflective technology helps to manage your body’s core temperature. The Silver Foiled membrane fabric reflects and retains the warmth your body generates while dissipating moisture and excess heat, maintaining a high level of breathability whilst keeping you dry and comfortable, even during strenuous movement. Perfect for those icy winter days on the water.
• Water Repellent
For general recreation and watersports GCX fabric helps reduce wind-chill to improve your overall experience. The durable PU coated GCX fabric ensures water cannot penetrate, remaining waterproof and windproof even during strenuous movement. GCX has been engineered to shed surface water quickly.
• Water Repellent
For winter conditions GCX PU COATED fleece fabric keeps you snug and warm performing when wet or dry. Gaining the most from your watersports experience, allowing you to perform at your best for longer.
The thermal advanced GCX PU COATED polyurethane fabric. Engineered to keep you warmer for longer by combining a PU outer membrane with a inner fleece layer.
All seams fully taped for long lasting waterproofness.
For everyday to difficult conditions GCX2 fabric will keep you warm, dry and comfortable. Gaining the most from your watersports experience, allowing you to perform at your best for longer.
The hardwearing, breathable advanced GCX2 two-layer fabric, is specifically engineered to prevent water penetration, allowing perspiration moisture to evaporate.
All seams fully taped for long lasting waterproofness
For extreme wet, cold and windy conditions, GCX3 fabric will keep you warm, dry and safe.Gaining the optimum experience, allowing you to achieve personal goals, because the challenge never ends.
The advanced GCX3 three-layer fabric is specifically engineered for long-term performance. It offers waterproofness and breathability even during strenuous use. All seams fully taped for long lasting extreme
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All seams fully taped for long lasting extreme
For winter conditions GCX3S softshell fabric keeps you snug and warm performing when wet or dry. Gaining the most from your watersports experience, allowing you to perform at your best for longer.
The thermal advanced GCX 3S Ripstop softshell fabric is engineered to keep you warmer for longer by combining a durable DWR ripstop nylon outer with waterproof membrane and inner grid fleece thermal liner.
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For winter conditions GCX3 Thermal fabric keeps you snug and warm. Gaining the most from your watersports experience, allowing you to perform at your best for longer.
The advanced GCX 3 Thermal sweater knit fabric is engineered to keep you warmer for longer by combining a windproof inner membrane with a comfortable fleece lining. Offering a windproof and breathable outer layer to combat the cold on and off the water.
For extreme wet, cold and windy conditions, GCX4 fabric will keep you warm, dry and safe. Allowing you to experience complete harmony with the conditions. The challenge never ends.
The highly advanced GCX4 four-layer fabric is specifically engineered to fit the demanding use over time.
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10 000 g/m/24h.
All seams fully taped for long lasting extreme waterproofness.
Protects from wind and water penetration
Water resistant, breathable high performance shell.
Waterproof, breathable coating
Wicking polyester tricot.
Allows condensation and perspiration to escape.
For extreme wet, cold and windy conditions, GCX4 EVO mechanical stretch fabric will keep you warm, dry and safe. Gaining the optimum experience, allowing you to achieve personal goals, because the challenge never ends.
The highly advanced GCX4 four-layer 2/2 mechanical stretch fabric specifically engineered to fit the demanding use over time, whilst offering additional flexibility.
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10 000 g/m/24h.
All seams fully taped for long lasting extreme water proofness.
The ultimate 3-layer base layer defence system,giving you total comfort and protection even in the most extreme conditions. The water repellent 4-way stretch shell is combined with element protection core membrane.
The core membrane creates the ultimate thermal and moisture regulating system that allows the fabric to breathe, but prevents water/wind penetration however tough the environment. The inner face fabric helps wick moisture away from the skin as well as keeping you well protected from sun with 50+ UPF sun protection.
Evotherm is an 8oz Evostretch, Four way stretch, Thermal fabric. it contains a fine brushed wicking inner surface, that is comfortable and warm against the skin. Evotherm is a Lightweight, hollow fibre, stretch fabric, which works with your body, whilst providing optimum warmth through insulation.
The New I-FLEX fabric is featured across our latest range of rashguards.Utilising the research and development that has been applied to our exclusive I-FLEX Neoprene we have applied the same technology to rashguards. I-FLEX series rash guards provides hydrophobic quick dry capability with a UV 50+ protection against harmful UV rays. Our new I-FLEX fabric is the softest cotton like feel fabric on the market. The softer more supple feel is less likely to irritate the skin contributing to longer lasting comfort.
80% Eco-therm fabric with nano bamboo charcoal lining, The bamboo lining has derived from Bamboo plants which has been grown 100% naturally, thriving naturally without the use of fertilisers or pesticides, releasing more oxygen in to the earths atmosphere than trees. Making it a 100% sustainable and earth friendly.
CZ DR Diamond 300D ripstop fabric is 100% nylon, used as a reinforced seat in all our code zero shorts. This super strong, abrasion resistant nylon is perfect for all heavy wear areas. Yet remains lightweight and comfortable for everyday wear.
Our 100% polyester dobby mechanical stretch fabric is Silicon coated, durable, water repellent and lightweight. It contains built in wicking properties as well as being hardwearing and abrasion resistant.
This fabric is used across our Gul Crew kit range on our casual fit active wear. Made from 8% spandex and 92% polyester it wicks moisture away from the body perfect for performance wear with an anti-microbial finish. Providing a comfortable fit with additional freedom of movement.
CZ C60 Mesh fabric is featured in underarm and back panels offering optimum breathability. Keeping you dry and comfortable. This natural fabric is gentle on the skin with a built in de-odorising and anti bacterial function. The Bamboo charcoal fabric if filled with various micro holes compared to other conventional fabrics producing better moisture absorption and ventilation.
AQUASEAL® zipper from YKK is perfect for any performance watersports. This zip has been designed to be flexible and smooth, offering optimum protection with a film-coated tape and an innovative zipper element mechanism.
Keeping the water out and you dry.
Glid skin Cuff seals creates a 100% waterproof seal whilst allowing you to slip in and out of your drysuit or drytop with ease and comfort.The flexible rubberised coating means you won’t get painful rubbing around your wrists, allowing you to sail all day without irritation.
Glid skin seals creates a 100% waterproof seal whilst allowing you to slip in and out of your drysuit or drytop with ease and comfort.The flexible rubberised coating means you won’t get painful rubbing around your neck, allowing you to sail all day without irritation.
The Articulated knee has been constructed from highly abrasion resistant, heavy duty Codura® material. The pre bent knee shape provides an ergonomic fit for endless mobility and durability during the most challenging tasks.
We add fully taped seams to our fully waterproof garments to keep you dry in the harshest of conditions. Taping all seams on a garment regardless of where they are situated ensures heavy duty waterproofing. Taping the garment also seals the small holes made when the waterproof fabric has been sewn to create the garment. A hot-melt tape is applied over all the seams; this creates a perfect airtight seal allowing added strength and longevity to the garment.
PU (Polyurethane) External seams have been designed to give you a 100% waterproof garment.
PU taping on all external seams on a garment regardless of where they are situated ensures heavy duty waterproofing. . Taping the garment also seals the small holes created when the waterproof fabric has been flatlocked to create the garment.
POWER-MATRIX TPU (Thermoplastic Polyurethane) has been designed for core stability and improved posture.
Working with your body it aids in oxygen delivery to the key muscle groups. Correcting Muscle alignment to aid posture,r educing muscle vibration which will reduce fatigue.
Guls Windward Hiking Pro Pads are suitable for all Gul hiking enabled Wetsuits.
The Windward Hike Pad Pro composite construction, includes five layers. Combining to create a durable and longer lasting pad. Built in Power-Grip creates a custom fit, the wearer can insert the pads in to any Gul hiking enabled wetsuit with ease. The five layer construction gives a more flexible fit, including webbing and batten protection, to protect the upper leg from any rubbing or damage to the skin that hiking may cause. Pressure battens spread the load minimising pressure points, helping you hike comfortably for longer. The Windward pad also includes a super soft lining for extra comfort.
Printed PE grip has been designed to optimise traction achieving maximum grip and durability in wet & dry conditions. The perfect glove grip allowing control and dexterity for a wide range of watersports activities.
Guls' unique 5 layer internal batten construction gives a more flexible fit, the combination of high grade expoxy battens enclosed in a protective webbing case. Pressure Battens spreads the load minimising pressure points, improving performance helping you hike for longer
Different Sailors require different performance characteristics the air lumber support has been designed to offer the rider a lightweight, versatile and cushioning lumber support to meet personal needs. Its Velcro adjusters allow tailored placement. The lumber support has a 4-layer construction that includes webbing and batten protection, pressure battens to spread the load, EVA foam and easy inflate air bag with mouth valve.
The Evo2 harness is adjustable and will fit a large range of sizes. The yellow Velcro strips features as a size guide. To achieve an accurate fit, the Velcro should reach the yellow Velcro strips once the harness has been fastened. We recommend a bigger size if the yellow strip is still fully visible once fastened.
The 2 point adjustable strap system gives for easy and flexible single handed adjustment whilst riding. An additional neoprene plush sleeve has been added to conceal any lose ends. The webbing adjuster features a Velcro stopper, once placed in the plush sleeve, this will stop the webbing working lose preventing any lose and flapping webbing ends.
The Hydro Aqua Shoe features a High grip versatile sole. The Aqua Sole draining system, includes mesh drainage holes throughout allowing water to flow quickly out of the trainer,whilst the high grip bright red sole prevents slipping on wet surfaces. Making these shoes deal for a wide range of watersports activities. Such as SUP and sailing.
Our razor cut non slip sole provides maximum grip and flexibility, the zig zag patterned grip creates multiple drainage channels that have been designed to quickly remove water and deliver ultimate wet and dry traction.
Introducing BOLT DRY,Guls’ exclusive fastest drying neoprene yet. The ultra quick dry core wicks water away from the skin creating a cushion of air between the body and suit, giving ultimate insulation and warmth. The additional grid maximises thermal properties by using small pockets of trapped air. keeping you warm and toasty in the elements.
P-Eazy is a discretely hidden relief aid, a new development in our Code Zero sailing wetsuits. Designed for ease and comfort. Alleviating the need for a zip, improving stretch over and around the groin and torso area with a velcro fixture.
The high power palm grip uses printed ink to achieving maximum grip and durability in wet & dry conditions. Additional print on the highly abrasion resistant Duratex nylon provides extra finger grip. Perfect for maximum control and dexterity whilst sailing.
Guls' Green and Red signature fingers have been added to entire EVO2 glove range. Based on port and starboard,Port for the left-hand side of or direction from a vessel, facing forward. Starboard for the right-hand side, facing forward. You will never forget your left or right again.
UPF protection refers to any type of apparel which protects against damaging UVA & UVB rays. UPF 50+ is the maximum protection offered from any sun protection apparel, blocking 97.5% of the suns UV rays. Everyday clothing offers very little sun protection. For example, a typical summer t-shirt offers only 7-15%protection and even less when wet, against the harmful rays. For Exposed areas of the body, not covered by the garment you should apply SPF cream which is suitable for your skin type.
Our Gul sunglasses feature Nose and arm grippers made from DuPontTM Hytrel® TPC-ET thermoplastic elastomer which is a versatile copolyester.
This material combines resilience and chemical and heat resistance with strength and durability. The perfect combination to add to the functionality of our sunglasses. Contains no latex.
Panels are flatlocked together and finished with a liquid silicon-based urethane. The result being a strong yet flexible seam that is water-resistant.
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The U-Zip Horseshoe Eazzy on entry system has been designed for easy donning. Guls unique wraparound neck zip placement utilises modern zip technology using a tough YKK Aquaseal zipper to keep water out.
This 3D body contour zip has been designed to minimise snagging and sit comfortably on the body. The high zip placement allows freedom of movement and flexibility, whilst a secondary zip guard offers protection to the YKK Aquaseal dry zip.
The Eclip Zip utilises the zip placement of the Halo zip entry system, the second zip been replaced with a Velcro zip guard which offers protection to the YKK Aquaseal dry zip. Allowing easier donning of the drysuit.