Ski racing back protector from Teg Ligety's company Slytech.
Slytech 2nd skin back protector, made from (memory-cell) polyurethane foams.
It is outstanding progressive shock absorber. Adapting itself intelligently to
different forces and speeds. It becomes extremely flexible and will follow all
movements of the body. Slytech 2nd Skin back protector is the essential item of
your protective gear as it provides protection for the spine, the coccyx
tailbone), the shoulder blades and it gives support to your lower back.
All Slytech 2nd Skin back protectors are certified to the highest levels
achievable in accordance with the European Standard EN 1621-1. Level 2 for the
Standard version and Level 1 for the Superlight version. To keep the body
completely free, flexible, and comfortable, there are no hard plastic
components on the superior elastic material, manufactured to allow for maximum
back support and the highest level of comfort.
The protective element is equipped with the latest Slytech 2nd Skin Technology
which has been developed with our Concept: total safety, total freedom of
movement and total comfort all in one piece.