Thread: Blisters
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Old 21st September 2011, 02:56 AM   #11
Todd Hume
Join Date: Jul 2008
Posts: 20

Ok so finally gave those gloves a go. To be honest they were not bad. They definitely made sailing with blisters more comfortable. They did increase forearm burn a bit. The leather palms are not as grippy as my own skin and so i had to grip a bit harder at times. I was able to manage this quite well by making sure that i relaxed my hands when back in the harness lines. Other than this i was not bothered by the feel of the glove.

I wont be wearing gloves when i sail but it is good to know that if i waste my hands i can chuck them on for a little protection.
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