Industry News 1/27/2015

B$Z: 2015 Technical Apparel Collections Offer Protection for Every Type of Paddler

Bomber Gear’s® all-new 2015 technical apparel collection offers protection for every type of paddler, whether their water sport of choice is whitewater kayaking, kayak angling, rafting, stand up paddling, touring or recreational kayaking. Bomber Gear is committed to making dry outerwear and layering systems that will keep paddlers dry and comfortable in the wettest conditions, regardless of the weather or water temperatures. When the elements call for more, the last thing that should hold you back is your gear.

Using high quality materials and fashion-forward designs, Bomber Gear’s Gauley®, Oneida®, and Edisto® Series provide versatile performance, protection, breathability and an ergonomic fit for paddlers seeking water-based adventure.


The Gauley Series, which includes the Dry Suit, Dry Top (Long and Short Sleeve styles), Dry and Pants in both men’s and women’s versions, uses Bomber Gear’s Bombtec® material, a 2.5 layer, durable, waterproof, and breathable fabric with abrasion-resistant reinforced panels in high-wear areas such as the elbows and knees. The Dry Suit features Bomber Gear’s unique leg entry system that allows a paddler to easily get in and out of the suit without any assistance. Four-way stretch glideskin neoprene provides added comfort at the neck and wrists of the Dry Top and Dry Suit and protects the quality latex gaskets, while the Dry Pants feature a double tunnel for added dryness when rolled into the Dry top's double tunnel.

Offering superior comfort and fit, Bomber Gear’s Gauley Series is ergonomically designed for maximum range of motion without any extra bulk. Fashionable and movement-oriented, Gauley Series products have a stylish and comfortable look and feel with the protection and performance paddlers require on the water.

The Gauley Series is ideal for paddlers of all types looking for unique performance-driven construction at a great value. Available in men’s and women’s styles and colors, as well as a men’s neutral color options that are ideal for kayak angling.


Ideal for kayak fishing, rafting, and SUP, the Oneida Series, which includes the Paddle Suit and men’s and women’s Semi-Dry Tops, offers versatile, bombproof performance for a variety of conditions in a stylish package.

Featuring Bomber Gear’s Bombtech 2.5 ply durable, waterproof and breathable fabric, with reinforced panels in high wear areas such as the elbows, the Oneida Series is the perfect solution to keep you warm and comfortable out on the water. The Paddle Suit features Bomber Gear’s unique leg entry system and comfortable waterproof booties to protect the feet. Quality latex gaskets in the wrists and adjustable latex-free neck closures on all three pieces keep the splash out and make the Oneida Semi-Dry Tops and Paddle Suit versatile, comfortable and easy to use for all types of water sports. Available in men’s and women’s versions, as well as neutral color options for kayak angling.


The Edisto series is designed for paddlers who just want to keep the splash off. The men’s and women’s splash tops and pants offer the perfect protection for warm weather and cool water. Made with Bomber Gear’s lightweight, waterproof and breathable Bombtech 2.0 fabric, the Edisto is comfortable, durable and ergonomically designed for kayak angling, stand up paddling, rafting and kayak touring.   

The Edisto Splash Top features an adjustable neck closure system for added comfort an interior neoprene cone cuff system for added performance. On the wrists and ankles, the exterior hook-and-loop closure cuff system is stylish on and off the water. Available in men’s and women’s versions, as well as neutral color options for kayak angling.