This premium, micro-fiber surf poncho is the perfect changing accessory when down at the beach. It's super-soft and offers high water absorption. Very quick drying - simply hang it up and re-use it again and again. The ideal accessory for any ocean enthusiast. Size: 110 cm long by 80cm wide.
What Is A Surf Poncho?
A surf poncho is basically a loose fitting robe that allows you get changed in public. These items are basically wearable towels with a hood. They provide ocean goers a convenient way to change on the beach or in the parking lot while still maintaining privacy. Surf ponchos fit loosely and offer total comfort and warmth and after a long surf session.
A lot of surfer even wear them to hang out in after a surf or on their drive back from the beach. Over the years they have become somewhat of a surf fashion accessory in their own right.
What To Look Out For When Buying A Surf Poncho
Most surf poncho's are one size fits all. Nevertheless if your height deviates rather far from the average human height of 1.65m then you should consider the implications of having a surf poncho that may either be too big or too small.
The material of a surf poncho is another important consideration. You want something that is soft, warm and ideally also highly absorbent. The poncho is what you will get changed into straight after a cold session in the ocean, so having top quality material is key. Microfiber material is considered to the best when it comes to durability and comfort.
A surf poncho is not only about comfort, privacy and durability. They can also act as a highly absorbent towel. Once again microfiber material is superior when it comes to the absorption of water.
Why should I buy a surf poncho?
A surf poncho makes changing out of your wetsuit a seamless activity. They also keep you warm and dry and are very comfortable to wear.
What size surf poncho should I purchase?
Most ponchos are one size fits all. Because they fit very loosely, fussing over a precise fit is not necessary.
Are surf ponchos water proof?
Most surf ponchos are not waterproof, but rather water absorbent. If you are going spend time outside in your surf poncho when it's raining we recommend that you wear a waterproof jacket over it.