November 24, 2011

NEHJ Buyer's Guide: Performance Apparel

The November 2011 buyer's guide features the latest and greatest products from the top manufacturers of performance apparel.


Bauer Premium LS Integrated Neck Top

Integrated neck protector contains Kevlar brand fiber for cut resistant protection. Adjustable collar construction allows for a customized fit and provides maximum comfort. Four-way stretch fabric construction for increased mobility. Mesh panels are strategically placed at heat zones for added breathability. High-density grip print stabilizes elbow pads while in play. Raglan sleeves and forward shifted side seams reduce irritation caused by wearers equipment contact at pressure points. Flatlock seam construction for chafe free fit. Thermo-Max+ anti-microbial and moisture management system. Drop tail back hem prevents shirt from riding up.

Bauer Vapor Premium SS Crew

Short sleeve top with pieced mesh panels at shoulders, underarm gussets and back. THERMO-MAX+ anti-microbial and moisture management fabric. Contrast flatlock seam construction for chafe free fit. Droptail bottom back hem construction. BAUER design trademark heat transfers at front collar and center front chest.


Tight Fit Long Sleeve Shirt & Tight Fit Pants

Shirt — Graf’s evaFIT moisture management technology with silicon printing in the forearm to stabilize padding during play. Graf’s evaFIT moisture management system combines Nylon and Spandex in a unique treatment system that keeps the weave open for the breathability and moisture management while maintaining positive skin contact to maximize evaporation. Unique ultra-fresh antimicrobial treatment.

Pant — Graf’s evaFIT moisture management technology and an integrated jock to offer protection fit and moisture transfer all in one piece. Includes integrated Velcro tabs to eliminate sock movement. Silicone shin printing to assist in shin pad stabilization. Unique ultra-fresh antimicrobial treatment.

Loose Fit Long Sleeve Shirt

Graf’s evaFIT moisture management system in a loose fit polyester shirt for excellent moisture management in a very versatile garment. Utilizes ultra-fresh anti-microbial treatment. Unique cut and flat seam stitching to minimize irritation points.


Long Sleeve Compression Fit Lite is Right with Forearm Grip 

Compression weightless poly stretch mesh, Playdry moisture management.  71% Nylon / 29% Spandex, 119g/m² with ColdBlack technology and back and side inserts.

Short Sleeve Compression Fit Lite is Right

Compression weightless poly stretch mesh. Playdry moisture management. 71% Nylon / 29% Spandex, 119g/m² with ColdBlack technology and back and side inserts.

Long Sleeve Loose Fit Speedwick

Speedwick technology incorporates a cotton feel while A.M.Y. by Unifi inhibits the growth of odor-causing bacteria, mold, mildew and algae on fabric providing permanent odor control and extending the life of the garment.


Megaheat Quarter Zip

The fabric generates heat by amplifying the wavelengths of infrared rays rom sunlight and retaining your body heat, super lightweight-hollow fiber technology, custom Warrior Zipper, available in Black, Asphalt (Gray) and Classic Blue.

Short Sleeve and Long Sleeve Training Tops

Chillwave Technology cools you own as you heat up. Fabric is activated by sweat to cool down up to 3 degrees. SS available in Asphalt (Gray), Black and Blue Laser. LS available in Black, Black/White and Blue Laser.

Game On Moc 

Fitted for high performance and comfort, mesh sleeves for maximum breathability, tact silicone on shoulders and elbows to keep your pads in place. Available in Black Light, Black and White.