Paddling Shirts Patagonia
Before you go paddling in any old gear, learn about paddling shirts from Patagonia. Patagonia makes a line of shirts with their Capilene material, which is perfect for paddling and many other outdoor activities. Here are the best Patagonia paddling shirts worn by the Patagonia ambassadors themselves.
- Patagonia Men's Capilene Paddling T-shirt. This silky shirt will protect you from the sun with 15-UPF and keep you dry while paddling. The Capilene shirt is a short-sleeved crew neck that can be worn alone or as a base layer. This shirt is made from recycled polyester and features “Gladiodor” technology to block sweat and odor. Thin material doesn’t hold in heat, so you will be cool in any weather. Available in five different colors.
- Patagonia Men's Long-Sleeved Hooded Rashguard. This form-fitting paddling shirt features 30-UPF protection, so your skin won’t get burned while you are paddling. This rashguard is hooded, so you won’t need to wear a hat. The hood is a sun-blocking 3-panel hood with neoprene visor snugs and a locking drawcord. The hooded rashguard is designed to protect your skin from chafing with seamless underarm gussets. There are also rear pockets to store paddling essentials. This shirt is made from polyester and spandex.
- Patagonia Men's Long-Sleeved Rashguard. This mock turtleneck will protect your neck from the sun while paddling. This paddling shirt is constructed with a flat seam to discourage chafing and features a self-loop at the front hem to fasten to board shorts. The long-sleeved rashguard is made from spandex and polyester. This shirt comes in fog with a graphic fish.
- Patagonia Men's Capilene 2 Zip-Neck. This base layer long-sleeved shirt is perfect for paddling and various other outdoor activities. The zip-neck features a knit Capilene 2 fabric that promotes airflow and wicks moisture away from your body. This shirt is best for paddling in warm and moderately chilly temperatures. The sleeves are raglan with underarm panels that eliminate chafing. This Capilene zip-neck is made from polyester.