The Hestra RSL Comp Vertical Cut Race Gloves are very durable and made with quality materials to handle the wear-and-tear that gloves undergo when you're a competitive alpine skier. Strong protection on the back of the gloves plus integrated vibration absorption technology protects your hands against gates when you are flying through a slalom or giant slalom race course. The outer material is made with water-resistant goat leather for ultimate warmth and comfort on the slopes. Impregnated Goat Leather-This exterior material is very tough and was treated to be water-resistant to protect your hands from the cold.Bemberg Lining- Soft and warm polyamide fabric.Thermolite Insulation-Thin and supple polyester-based insulation. Thermolite retains its insulating properties even when wet.Vibration-Absorbing Layer of Cellular Rubber-Reduces impact from hitting hands against gates.Leather Strap with Velcro Closure-Secure closure for a custom fit and helps keep cold air out.Vertical Cut- A special design used in some of our Alpine Racing gloves for the best fit possible.Outseam-Sewing technology that provides excellent comfort for the fingers.