Lightweight and ventilated 3 layer back protector. Conforming to Level 1 (1621-2) standards the protector utilizes a flexible mesh, which is both light and highly breathable. Due to the materials used the protector has a low profile and the optional waist strap provides further fit personalization.
Special Handling and Shipping:
To Mainland US - 2nd & Next Day Rates have a $10 Oversize Charge.
To Canada or Alaska - All Shipping Rates have a $15 Oversize Charge.
- Lightweight and ventilated back protector
- Removable elastic waistband
- Durable and highly breathable mesh fabric
- EN1621-2 Level 1 certified back protector
- Unisex Sizes
POC Body Armor Sizing Guide
|Height (inches)||49 - 59||59 - 65||65 - 71||71 - up|
|Height (cm)||125 - 150||150 - 165||165 - 180||180 - up|
VPD AIR brings lightweight, flexible and highly breathable protection. Less bulk provides more comfort and a good level of back protection.
FIS Back Protector Regulation for Alpine Racing
The back protector must adapt to the anatomical bend of the athlete's spine and lie flat against the body. The top edge of the back protector must be situated in the area of the spinal column and may not go above the 7th cervical vertebrae (C7). Fastening of the back protector may only take place with a stomach belt. The maximum thickness must be in the middle part and may not exceed 45 mm; the thickness reduces at the edges of the back protector. Designs with the view to improve aerodynamic properties are forbidden. The back protector must be worn underneath the competition suit.