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A rashie is a long sleeve lycra shirt that is worn tight against the body and worn during watersports such as sailing, kayaking or surfski paddling. Most rashies are UV protective. Read about why you need a sun protective rashie for watersports.
Rashies (otherwise known as rash vests or UV sun tops) are not designed to keep you warm, they are designed to protect the skin from abrasion during watersports and to keep the sun off the arms, neck and back. Looking for a top to keep you warm? View our thermal base layer tops for watersports.