Zhik was founded in 2003 with a charter to deliver the most technically advanced apparel for on the water. Zhik's mission is to engineer products that combine comfort, performance and style through Zhiks functional design and technical innovation. Zhik has strong heritage in performance sailing, the top sailors choose Zhik sailing gear to win world championships. At the 2012 Olympics games, half of the sailing competitors wore and won with Zhik sailing gear. Zhik Sailing gear now brings the latest in technical water wear to padding combining Zhiks heritage of technical innovation with a passion for performance.