Anyone spending time on the water will understand the importance of sure grip, stable footing, and comfortable support. Quality sailing footwear will means you won't be slipping and sliding around the boat in even the wettest conditions. The expanded collection of Gill Sailing Footwear has options for every type of boat and sailing style.
Gill Sailing Shoes
Gill's performance sailing footwear options feature their exclusive full-contact, non-slip sailing outsole for exceptional grip and traction even in wet conditions. Features of this Gill footwear include non-absorbent, quick-drying construction with an impact absorbing removable insole and non-marking, non-slip outsole. The integrated lace protector on the Pro Racer Performance Trainer creates a clean look and reduces the chance of snagging when you're sailing.
Gill Boat Shoes
For a more traditional take on sailing footwear, Gill offers severalboat shoes. The Baltimore features hand stitched true moccasin construction. The Newport features a lightly updated take on the traditional boat shoe with more performance oriented options. The sole of this sailing footwear features improved traction and stability, and the breathable airmesh side panels circulate air through the shoe. Both of these premium marine boatshoes will look great on and off the water.
Gill Sailing Boots
Gill Sailing and Trapeze footwear is designed with specific sailing purposes in mind. Sailing boots offer high levels of traction and strong stability. They have ample protection on the top of the foot to reduce wear due to chafing from hiking straps, as well as reinforcement to provide ankle support. Trapeze footwear offers more flexibility for greater feel. The lightweight Gill Skiff Boot has an internal split toe design, providing the high performance skiff racer with maximum traction and swift movement around the boat. The thin sole design allows you to feel the boat and assures that as much of your foot is in contact with the boat at any one time. Gill also has a versatile performance water shoe with high levels of grip and a low cut design.
Gill Keelboat Sailing Tall Boots
Heavyduty sailing footwear is crucial for keeping you dry and warm in cold, wet conditions. Gill waterproof breathable yachting boots with Event® membrane liner offer peak performance for the most extreme offshore conditions. Excellent levels of grip, comfort and protection make these a high performance boot. Gill Keelboat tall boots and short cruising boots are both made of 100% natural rubber compound and offer high levels of support and comfort. Non-slip razor cut soles make them ideal for deck use. Gill boots also feature quick drying polyester lining and removable cushioned inner soles.
Gill features a range of socks to complement their sailing footwear, including lightweight and heavyweight technical socks as well as heavy duty Lycra and Neoprene socks. Technical socks feature CoolMax fibers to wick away moisture, keeping your feet dry and comfortable. Gill's Lycra drysuit socks are designed to be worn over Elastane drysuit socks to help get your boots on and off without frustration. The Thermal sock features wicking material that actively repels water for warmth and comfort. Neoprene socks can be worn under your dinghy boots for added warmth in cold-weather sailing.