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When it's super cold out, you can usually think of a million reasons why your training run could just wait until tomorrow. The Salomon Men's XA WS Tights boost leg warmth so you do a lot more training and a lot less wimping out.
- Backcountry.com refers to the men's version
Built for fast-paced performance, the men's Salomon XA WS tights use windproof fabric to effectively block chilling drafts when you're pushing through the miles. Gore WindStopper(R) fabric eliminates windchill, yet it's breathable and capable of quickly dissipating excess moisture to keep you dry and warm. Brushed microfiber lining wicks moisture away from legs to maximize comfort. Seam placement maximizes mobility and helps minimize discomfort. Waistband with an adjustable drawcord ensures a comfortable fit; zippered pocket at lower back is integrated into the wide waistband and holds an energy gel, debit card or key. Reflective detailing increases your visibility in low light. Zippered cuffs on the Salomon XA WS tights ease dressing over footwear.
- REI refers to the men's version
The Salomon XA WS Running Tight is a stretch breatheable tight with Windstopper Softshell front, and ventilation on the back. Ideal for high exertion sports in very cold weather. Softshell : 24/7/365, all day and night, all season SOFTSHELL provides climate management and comfortable motion fit. SOFTHSELL is very weather resistant yet highly breatheable, and stretches to move with you. Smart Skin : Applies the right technical material in the right places for optimal performanceWINDSTOPPER Softshell : Offers high wind protection but are breatheable, combining the comfort of a soft mid-layer and the water resistance of a shell in one garment. WINDSTOPPER SOFTSHELL also enable freedom of movement for enhanced performance in a wide range of activities and weather conditions. ClimaWIND 3L Wefknit: Offers a balance between wind protection and high breatheability with a protection ratio between 0 to 204 mm/sec. Or 0 to 40 cubic feet/minute. They are ideal for highly aerobic and active sports. ActiTHERM stretch poly knit: Body comfort fleece insulation with appropriate weight for each design purpose. Zipped pocket to keep your belongings in your pocket, and off the trailZipped leg opening for ease of going from the door to the trail and back again Waist adjustment for a secure comfortable fitReflective Branding in front and back for added visibility in low light conditionsSkin Fit : Next to skin feel. Can be worn alone or as an under layer on chilly days.
- Campmor refers to the men's version