Whitewater drytops

Dry tops and semi-dry tops for whitewater paddlers.

For paddle jacket sizing, download the Palm apparel – Size chart as a PDF document.


Palm Atom expedition dry top

$525
Retail price $590

From wind‚ rain and baking sun to full immersion in icy water‚ your dry jacket goes through it all to keep you paddling at your best. The Atom is our most advanced whitewater jacket‚ made from durable XP 3-layer fabric‚ with great freedom of movement. This expedition top will perform time and time again in the harshest environments‚ keeping you looking good all the way to the take out.

Features:
YKK AquaGuard zipped chest pocket
Latex neck gasket with velcro adjustable outer collar
Latex wrist gaskets with velcro adjustable cuffs
Velcro adjustable neoprene waistband. Twin waist.
Perforated reflective details

Fabric: XP 3-layer fabric
Sizes: S; M; L; XL (Colours: Sherbet, Cobalt/Ocean or Chilli/Flame)

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Palm Surge dry top

$415
Retail price $460

A do-it-all whitewater dry top jacket with superior features‚ suitable for a huge range of paddlers and conditions. Constructed from midweight XP 2.5-layer jacket with natural latex gaskets.

Designed for river running, steep creeking, playboating, surfing, raft guiding, river leadership and instruction.

Features:
• Natural latex gaskets at neck and wrists with
• adjustable outer cuffs with laser-cut drainage vents
• Super-articulated cut with pre-bent sleeves and no underarm seams
• YKK® AquaGuard zipped chest pocket
• Velcro® adjustable neoprene waistband with asymmetric cut for improved fit
• Contoured inner waist with sticky elastic edging
• Fully taped seams throughout
• Reflective details

Fabric: XP 2.5 layer fabric
Sizes: S; M; L; XL; XXL (Colours: Mandarin/Sherbet or Cobalt/Ocean)

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palm_p-jkt-zenith_jacket_green_front-smlPalm Zenith semi-dry top

$340
Retail price $400

A mid-weight whitewater jacket with a comfy GlideSkin neck‚ made in XP 2.5-layer fabric and excellent freedom of movement. The Zenith is a do-it-all jacket for surfing‚ freestyling and laps of your favourite river run. Available in Uni-sex or Womens cut.

Features:
YKK AquaGuard zipped chest pocket
GlideSkin neoprene neck seal
Latex wrist gaskets with velcro adjustable cuffs
Velcro adjustable neoprene waistband; Twin waist
Reflective details

Zenith Womens

Fabric: XP 2.5 layer fabric

Sizes: Uni-sex S; M; L; XL; XXL (Colours: Green, Mint/Lime or sherbet/Ocean) . . . . Womens S; M (Colour: Chilli/Flame)

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Kokatat Stoke dry top

$441
Retail price $490

The Stoke is an excellent all-round dry top. Designed for everyone from weekend warriors to everyday paddlers, it provides outstanding performance and features. The waterproof, breathable Hydrus 3.0 fabric consists of a tough nylon outer layer with a DWR finish to keep water out, while a polyurethane micro-porous middle layer and a soft polyester inner layer work in tandem to manage interior moisture. The Stoke has factory sealed seams and is backed by Kokatat’s warranty.

Features:
Self-draining, zippered chest pocket with key lanyard
Latex neck gasket with neoprene collar
Latex wrist gaskets with neoprene cuffs
Adjustable neoprene outer wasit skirt with Tropos Light inner skirt

Fabric: Hydrus 3-layer fabric
Sizes: Uni-sex S; M; L; XL (Colour: Green)

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palm_P-jkt_Velocity-blue-880pxPalm Velocity dry top

$312

Retail price $360

A fully latex-gasketed kayaking top constructed from 2-layer midweight, waterproof and breathable fabric.  Ideal for entry-level paddling & all-round river running.

 

Features:
• Natural latex gaskets at neck and wrists with adjustable over-cuffs
• Double waist system
• Super Stretch neoprene for ease of use and comfort
• Fully taped seams throughout
• Reflective piping on front and back for increased visibility

palm_aw471_velocity_saffronFabric: Breathable XP50™ mid weight nylon.
Sizes: S; M; L; XL . . . . . . Colours: Blue or Saffron

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For dry top and paddle jacket sizing, download the Palm apparel – Size chart as a PDF document.


Palm Vertigo semi-dry top

$245

Retail price $290

A new semi-dry top at a fantastic price – ideal for entry-level paddling, all-round river running and touring.
It features the same comfortable neoprene neck seal and latex wrists as the Flow. Velcro adjustable overcuffs.
The twin waist system has an asymmetric cut for improved fit and reduced bulk. Velcro adjustable waist and secondary draw cord waist adjustment with gripper elastic to prevent ride up. All seams are fully taped throughout.

Fabric: Breathable XP50™ mid weight nylon.
Sizes: S; M; L; XL . . . . . . Colours: Chilli Red or Lime

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Courier to major NZ towns/cities is $9.50 for a single paddle jacket. Outlying suburbs, small towns and rural delivery areas are $5.50 extra. Freight on bulk orders of paddle jackets, usually sent direct from the importer/manufacturer, will be charged at cost (e.g. about $25 for a large box).

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