All over the world surfers and stand up paddle boarders are painting black and white stripes on the bottom of their boards. Why to help prevent shark attacks. The idea came from scientific research on shark's vision and hunting behaviors. Sharks tend to avoid poisonous sea snakes, which are banded in bold black and white stripes.The stripes may also disrupt a shark's vision so it can't tell what it's looking at or how big it is. Fact: shark populations around the world are on the rise. Fact: each year there are more "encounters" between sharks and humans. Fact: humans look like seals in the water, especially when wearing a dark colored wetsuit. Sharks are amazing creatures, critical to the health of our oceans.
We need them to thrive. We just want to avoid becoming their next meal. Most shark attacks are cases of mistaken identity. So, would you rather look like a seal, or a sea snake personally, we'll be wearing this striped rash guard over our swimsuit or wetsuit.It can't guarantee a shark will leave you alone, only staying on land can do that. There are other good reasons to wear a rash guard. It provides upf protection from the sun.
It blocks wind and keeps you warmer. It protects your skin against irritants like sand, coral and jellyfish. Wearing one is a great habit to form, so order yours today available in sizes for women, men, kids and youth. Have a great time at the beach. Very soft four-way stretch fabric that stretches and recovers on the cross and lengthwise grains.
Comfortable longer body and sleeves. Overlock, flat seam, and cover stitch. Blank product components sourced from china.
This item is made of upf and polyester, spandex.