Official Clothing Partner
2017 sees the innovative high-performance clothing brand Zhik become Official Clothing Partner to the Extreme Sailing Series™.
The Australian-based company, which specialises in technical sailing apparel, is the clear winning choice of Olympic and world champions around the world. Fast wetgear products include the revolutionary T2 harness for trapeze sailors, PowerPads for hiking sailors, Superwarm Wetsuits, Microfleeces, Hybrid gear and high tech footwear. Constantly looking to innovate and expand its range, Zhik now provide gear for dinghy sailing, yachting, paddling, SUP boarding and kite board racing, with athletes from each sport embracing the brilliantly waterproof, breathable & durable gear in iconic events such as the America’s Cup, Vendée Globe & Sydney to Hobart. Shop direct with Zhik online or find a retailer near you for high performance wetsuits, thermals and much more.
Zhik’s innovative and high-performance brand perfectly complements the Extreme Sailing Series and what it stands for and to celebrate the high speed exhilarating racing at each Act, the team that reaches the fastest speed in their GC32 during racing will be awarded the “Zhik Speed Machine Trophy”.
The Official Clothing Partner will activate at a number of events, with official Extreme Sailing Series-branded Zhik merchandise on sale to fans in the free-to-enter public Race Villages. The merchandise will also be available online. To find out more about Zhik check out their website.