Slytech FLEXI VEST Zip Trail MTB from Shred is a mountain bike back protector featuring SLYTECH 2ND SKiN XT protective foam molded into an exceptionally thin, flexible, and light hexagon pattern, it comfortably matches every move riders make. It features a lightweight breathable poly-mesh vest that, in addition to back protection, has an integrated hydration bladder pocket (Hydration Kit available separately), zippered back pocket and two stretch side pockets for water, energy bars and gear, so you don™t have to carry a backpack. It's held close to the body with super stretch Nylon fabric for a snug and comfortable fit and Velcro adjustment on each side of the waist, it features an additional front zipper to ease the wearability.

Tech Specs+-

  • CONSTRUCTION - Super stretch Nylon Vest with Flowmesh back panel, Velcro adjustment on each side, zipper
  • SAFETY STANDARDS - EN 1621-2 Level 1 CB (motorbike central back protectors), also tested at -20°C
  • MATERIAL - SLYTECH 2ND SKiN XT FLEXI back protector
  • BACK PROTECTOR LENGTH - 54.5 cm /21.5 in (size M)


  • SLYTECH 2ND SKiN XT - Proprietary foam that intelligently and progressively adapts to different forces and impact speeds for thorough protection-even in low energy crashes. Simply put, it stays flexible when you ride, then hardens and protects you when you crash
  • FLEXI - Exceptionally thin, flexible and light, the protective element features a hexagon pattern that enables it to mold to your skin and match every move you make
  • PROGRESSIVE IMPACT INTELLIGENCE - Our protectors intelligently and progressively adapt to the different energies and speeds of impact to always provide complete protection
  • TOXIC FREE - Our protectors are completely Formamide free, non-allergenic and don't contain harmful substances
  • ZIP OUT - The protective element can be easily removed allowing you to clean and wash all parts
  • H2O BLADDER COMPATIBLE - Can hold up to 2l (hydration bladder kit not included)
  • POCKETS - A tools pocket and a secure phone pocket with convenient access

In The Box+-

Back Protector Vest, Hanger, Info Manual, Slytech Sticker

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