January 21, 2022 3 min read

Gill Marine Winter Sailing Items at Sailing Chandlery

Towards the end of 2021, we welcomed some great winter products from Gill onto the website. Here are 5 of our favourites and why you should be using them.

Gill Pro Drysuit

Gill has had lots of experience making drysuits and this is an evolution from a tried and tested design. This Gill drysuit is a perfect choice for a range of water sports activities. Featuring the Xplore+ 3 layer fabric for a highly breathable and waterproof drysuit. The neck and cuffs have the ability to be adjusted and have pre-marked cutting lines.

Fabric socks increase the durability of the suit and unlike earlier drysuits eliminate the risk of the rubber socks sticking together and breaking.

Key Features

  • Pre Marked Glideskin Collar and Cuff Seals For Custom Fit
  • Protective External Zipper
  • Fabric Socks For Increased Durability
  • Elasticated Waist
  • Low Profile Leg Pocket
  • Reinforced Knees and seat for extra durability 

Gill Polarclava Sailing Balaclava

The Gill Polarclava is designed for extreme water sports conditions. It's 4-way stretch thermal fabric with a brushed waffle interior. This enhances airflow and drying time keeps your face will keep you face dry in all conditions. Its smooth outer makes it perfect for a layer underneath our waterproofs. 

Key Features

  • Flatlocked Seams For Comfort
  • Easily Converts to Neck Gaiter
  • Anatomically Shaped

 

Edge Boots

The Gill Edge Boots are optimised for comfort, grip and support. The laced enclosure allows them to be put on easily whilst letting you get the best fit for you. Made from 4mm neoprene they can be used all year round.

The wrap around non-marking rubber sole offer optimised grip and support whilst maintaining dynamic flexibility for us in any water sports discipline.

Key Features 

  • Laced enclosure to get a great fit on your feet
  • Wide ankle strap that is supportive that hold your laces from coming undone
  • Blind stitched seams for a waterproof seal
  • High grip non-marking sole
  • Reinforced heel, toe, and bridge area

 

Marine Tool

The Gill Marine Tool is a very versatile tool that is great to keep in a buoyancy aid or PFD.

The Marine Tool is compact in size (95mm when folded) and includes a 70mm serrated blade with a marlinspike to attend to any rope modification you need to make on the water. It also features an integrated shackle key, webbing cutter, 8mm spanner and a flat blade screwdriver. Not only all of that but a handy bottle opener too!

Key Features 

  • A lock to prevent the knife from accidental closure
  • Thumb stud for one-handed operation
  • Composite handle with Gill Grip for grip in wet and dry operation
  • Serrated blade for quick and effective cutting
  • Moulded pouch with belt attachment

    Gill Watch

    The Gill Regatta Race Timer, the most technical watch from Gill.

    The regatta race timer has been designed so it can be clearly read while you are on the water. The dot-matrix display allows you to read it underwater and above water. The housing of the watch is a combined wrist, mast/boom and bulkhead fixing so no need for different mounts if you move from boat to boat. The large buttons on the front of the housing allow you to change the time and countdown timer with gloves on.

    Key Features 

    • 50m water-resistant
    • Large buttons for use with gloves
    • 50 lap memory
    • Key lock and sleep function
    • Full dot matrix display 
    • The large display so you can see when it is mounted on a mast on the boom

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