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Tag: cooling apparel
Even as snow continues to blanket much of the country, most of us are gearing up for summer and the hot temperatures to come. Last year was the hottest ever recorded in the US, with July 2012 the warmest month on record. With this continuing warming trend, many companies are looking to play in the ever growing cooling apparel market. CoolCore is the latest to throw their hat in the ring with a cooling technology that claims to lower the temperature of the fabric to 30% below your skin temperature for up to several hours.
For those of us who live where the warm weather remains for at least a couple more months, we have some interesting apparel options to help us stay cool in the outdoors. The feminine looking Kipu Tee from Sherpa Adventure Gear takes advantage of the cooling properties of IceFil fabric to give you that small performance edge when exercising in hot weather.