Prolimit team rider Finian Maynard is hoping this high-tech suit will give him the aerodynamic edge to beat his own world speed record.
Most high speed, human-driven sports use drag eliminating suits, but they aren’t common among speed sailors yet. The logic is simple – imagine standing on the top of a car being driven at 80 km/h and how much drag this gives.
Prolimit’s drag eliminating suit, with its slick-surface Aircore neoprene and built in hood aims to reduce this drag to the absolute minimum. In a sport where a fraction of a knot can make you a world champion, this suit could make all the difference….