Racing Life Jackets

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Zhik created a lightweight and streamlined Racing life jacket designed to meet the demands of sailboat racing.

Providing lightweight comfort that won’t obstruct your mobility during a race, Zhik’s Racing life jacket offers the confidence and functionality racers need. With a close fitting cut and soft polyethylene foam, this life jacket keeps you comfortable all day. Large arm holes and the high waist design allow for superior freedom of movement so you can pull off any maneuver.

By designing the Racing life jacket with no extra or unnecessary straps and buckles, Zhik ensures you will not get hung up due to stray straps. With an easy side zip entry and one bottom buckle to secure your life jacket, just set it and forget it. The back of this PFD won’t ride up due to a rubber strip on the inside. A large front pocket with a Velcro® closure stores your gear or snacks and drainage holes at the corners allow water to escape. Comfortable and effective, Zhik’s Racing life jacket keeps you safe while allowing for maximum mobility while sailing.

Key Features

  • Neoprene shoulder straps for added comfort
  • Large front pocket for storing gear
  • One buckle for easy adjustability


  • USCG Approval Type: N/A*
  • Intended Use: Racing, sailing
  • Buoyancy: 11.25lbs.
  • Flotation Material: Polyethylene foam
  • Shell Fabric: 200 Denier Nylon and 150 Denier poly-twill
  • Straps: Two body; one chest
  • Closure: Three buckles

*Warning: These life jackets are not approved by the U. S. Coastguard. Approved to European CE standard EN 393 50 N. 


More information

For more information on USCG approval types and why you should always wear your life jacket when you are on a boat, see “Think Safe Choose the Right Personal Flotation Device (PFD)”.


Racing Life Jackets

Name Value
Age Range Adult
Best Use Sailing
Care Rinse in Fresh Water/Hang to Dry
Features Reflective Detail
Fit Fitted
Pattern Solid
Sleeve Length Sleeveless
Style Scoop Neck
Theme Brand Logo


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