The swimwear was radical in that it was manufactured from abandoned "ghost" fishing nets reclaimed from the ocean. Now Fourth Element has unveiled its latest collection.,
This bio-mapped ceramic printed garment comes in two choices; a one piece (similar in style to the HALO 3D) or the traditional two piece option. Fourth Element has advised that the Arctic Expedition should be a relatively low bulk garment.Read more
The team spent days underground, therefore they needed base layers that could stand long repetitive wear without the risk of skin infections developing. One way of reducing this risk is to keep the skin dry.
The fabric has a unique knit that minimises contact with the skin, allowing air to circulate, whilst having enough fibres to wick away sweat. In addition the fabric is bacteriostatic and anti-fungal, thanks to anti-microbial silver ions embedded within the fibres of the fabric.
The result is a lightweight compact base layer than can be worn for extended periods beneath a drysuit.Read more