You’re not alive since the day you were born. You’re alive since the last time you truly felt something.

You’re not alive since the day you were born. You’re alive since the last time you truly felt something.

MEET THE PROFESSIONALS

The people that pull on Helly Hansen every day don’t wake up wanting to be professionals. They wake up every day wanting to feel alive…

Ned Collier-Wakefield

Team director of Team Concise

Relies on Helly Tech® to keep Britain’s fastest offshore racing team on top

It's our second skin

Team Concise skipper Ned Collier-Wakefield talks about just how important the right choice of sailing gear can be and how it can impact the success of the whole team.

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Manning a boat like The Concise 10 requires complete coordination amongst the entire crew. Featuring: Ægir Ocean Dry Top and Ægir Ocean Trouser

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Working hard in tough conditions but the Polartec® fleece collar of the Ægir Ocean Dry Top keeps the crew warm.

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Sailing = pure joy. Featuring: Ægir Ocean Dry Top and Ægir Ocean Trouser

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The high collar of the Ægir Ocean Dry Top and Helly Tech® Professional waterproof material shield the crew from ocean spray.

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On a beautiful day, the crew sheds some layers and enjoys the breeze in the HP ½ Zip Pullover

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Sailing for Team Concise can be a 24/7 endeavor, luckily it’s a nice night on board

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Team Concise foiling above the sea, as light as air. Featuring: HP QD Shorts and HP Point Jacket

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A full view of The Concise 10 Mod 70, sailing across the ocean

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There’s so much to see on board The Concise 10: all eyes to the horizon! Featuring: HH Training Shirt

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The Team Concise crew supporting each other in one of the many challenging tasks on board The Concise 10. Featuring: HP Point Jacket and HP Smock Top

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Crew member, Jonny Malbon, looks to the horizon. Featuring: HP Point Jacket

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A brief moment of reprieve during the fast paced day…and night!

Prepare for the worst, wear the best

Our ultimate tech is put to the ultimate test every day; worn and trusted by sailing professionals around the world.
The Aegir Race jacket, named after the Norse god of the seas, uses our waterproof, windproof and breathable Helly Tech® fabric to offer professional ocean racers maximum protection from the elements.

Matt Blakeston

Team boss & trimmer of Team Keronimo

Relies on Helly Tech® to help his crew perform

IT’S ALL ABOUT THE PREPARATION

Team Keronimo crew boss Matt Blatchen talks about just how crucial staying warm and dry is, as it allows you to focus on the task at hand

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Coordinating with the crew on deck. Featuring: Skagen 2 Jacket

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Taking a quick break to clean the sunglasses, then manning the helm. Featuring: Riftline Polo

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On deck and below, Team Keronimo is in good spirits! Featuring: Riftline Polo and HH 5.5 Shoes

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Taking in the view in HP HT Shorts and Riftline Polo

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Team Keronimo executing perfect teamwork. Featuring: HP HT Shorts, Riftline Polo, and HH 5.5 Shoes

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When the weather’s nice enough to shed the jacket. Featuring: HP HT Shorts and Riftline Polo

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The crew of Team Keronimo soaks in the rays during a brief moment of calm on board. Featuring: Skagen 2 Jacket

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Team Keronimo working hard. The crew has great mobility and freedom of movement in the Skagen 2 Jacket

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Traction on deck in the HH 5.5 Shoes. Featuring: HP HT Shorts and Skagen 2 Jacket

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Prepare for the worst, wear the best

Our ultimate tech is put to the ultimate test every day; worn and trusted by sailing professionals around the world.
The HP Foil Jacket, built for speed and action, uses our waterproof, windproof and breathable Helly Tech® fabric to offer inshore racers superior lightweight protection

Helly Tech® Waterproof. Breathable. Guaranteed.

Waterproof and breathable membrane Fully seam sealed for maximum waterproofness Water repellent DWR treated outer fabric

Helly Tech® is the waterproof and breathable outer layer between you and the elements. Its unique membrane will keep water molecules out, while allowing sweat vapour to pass through – keeping you dry from the outside and comfortable on the  inside.

How Helly Tech® works

How Helly Tech® works
  1. DWR treated water-repellent outer fabric
  2. Waterproof and breathable membrane or coating
  3. Highly breathable inner fabric, mesh or lining
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3 performance levels

Helly Tech® Professional

Extremely waterproof and breathable designs and constructions tailored to the needs of professionals. For highly aerobic, extremely wet or unusually long-lasting activities in extremely harsh conditions.

Helly Tech® Performance

Highly waterproof and extra breathable sport specific designs and constructions. For a wide range of high performance outdoor activities during highly challenging, changing and unpredictable weather conditions.

Helly Tech® Protection

Fully waterproof, windproof and breathable fabrics and constructions. For all situations and weather conditions where protection from the elements is needed.

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