June 4, 2020

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The Men's Burgee Foil provides the best of both worlds: light-weight and breathable, whilst offering unrivalled cushioning and support.

This high-performance Low-Cut features an open-mesh construction that enhances breathability, and flexibility, whilst the engineered structural overlays protect your feet from deck hardware. It has a moulded high-grade EVA removable insole with quick-drying microfiber and a serdia clarino antibacterial treatment. This highly flexible, and comfortable performance shoe is designed to give you all the stability needed on deck. The outsole has superb multi-zone traction grip for boat decks, and also feature a non-marking rubber compound. The Burghee was built for speed, agility, comfort and protection. With its stylish looks, streamlined design, and purposefully engineered outsole this deck shoe is a great choice for the performance sailer and pleasure boater alike.

Purchase online at https://www.hellyhansen.com/en_ca/burghee-foil-11578 or visit a retailer near you - https://www.hellyhansen.com/store-finder/

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