The helmet sailors prefer is lightweight and provides good visibility. Following Artemis Racing’s capsize, Falcone and other teams are exploring alternative designs that have impact-energy dissipation technology.
Keep warm jacket
This windproof, heavyweight layer can be worn before and between races for heat retention, and stored on the chase boat during races.
Developed with Tag Heuer, the sailors’ shades have high-quality glass polarized lenses (with the polarity skewed to allow the sailors to read displays). Because of high winds and spray blowing across the boat, the frames are designed to provide wide facial coverage. Spithill will have a heads-up display integrated into his sunglasses.
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