The World's top sailling team's preferred choice of impact protection and buoyancy.
The Water Impact Protection (WIP) vest from FORWARD offers great comfort and protection for all serious sailors (including Kite-Surfers, Wind-Surfers and Stand Up Paddlers, eFoilers).
Fitting close to the body, its neoprene grip strips, on the inside, grip your wetsuit and prevent the vest riding up dangerously.
It ensures good freedom of movement with its wide arm openings, and adjusts to the waist with 2 straps.
This vest is designed to be compatible with trapeze harnesses, it is also compatible Kitesurf and Windsurf harnesses. The lower part of the back panel is made of softer foam impact protection strips, all covered with textile.
The buoyancy is distributed over the upper part of the panel, which is denser.
Forward WIP Impact Vest 50N Key Features
High-density thermoformed foam
Protective side pads
Low Profile & Wide Openings
5 easy access Pockets with different sizes