The base layer is designed to trap a thin layer of warm air against the body and it also works to pull sweat away from the skin, which is known as ‘wicking’. The 2 main types of fabric you can choose for a base layer are Merino wool or synthetic fabrics.
No matter what sporting activities you are involved in, ensure that your base layer is your lightest layer. You’ll be putting on at least two more articles of clothing over your base, so keeping it lightweight, snug, and stretchy will help you maintain agility and flexibility even when you’re fully layered. Continue reading “Take your game to the next level with sports base layers”