POC Spine VPD Air Vest Back Protector
This carapace from POC is easy and enjoyable. At the same time as protecting it exactly where you need it. Breathability makes carapace can be used both on MTB and ski or snowboard. The belt offers a more precise fit. VPD technology is soft and pliable, but becomes hard by striking. One of the best back protector on the market.
A vest is also much more comfortable than traditional braces. It sits like a second without your limit, or close to the body and molds to your back. It provides the most precise fit and best protection possible.
The difference between VPD Air and VPD 2.0?
Whether you choose VPD Air or VPD 2.0 all depends on what level of protection you need. VPD 2.0 provides more protection than VPD Air, but is also heavier and less flexible than the corresponding VPD Air product. VPD Air is light and malleable, and provide the most basic protection.
VPD Air - Are you going up to have something good protection is lightweight, comfortable and flexible and breathable. For those who have always found protection too bulky and prevented your movements, whether it is on MTB or ski.
VPD 2.0 - Is for those who want the best protection possible. VPD 2.0 has good cushioning properties and meets the European EN1621-1 and -2 standards. The increased ventilation from VPD Air is sacrificed for better protection in VPD 2.0.