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Whatever level you are, thermal underwear is essential to cross-country skiing. In warm or cold weather, training or competition, it fits any situation. These clothes have evolved significantly in recent years, to become thinner for comfort, while losing none of their effectiveness.
What is thermal underwear?
When talking about underwear, we often use the term second skin. This is a layer worn on the body that allows you to create heat while effectively expelling perspiration. It can be used as a base layer when conditions are cold or as a single layer when temperatures are warm. They ensure optimal thermoregulation. Competitors also wear ski suits. These two layers are enough to keep you at the right temperature during skiing. The big advantage of thermal underwear is that it is very comfortable to wear. The materials used are soft and are adjusted in order to fit well. It is so comfortable you will soon forget that you are wearing it.
How and when do you use thermal underwear?
There are many occasions: firstly, thermal underwear is a must for cross-country skiers. When it's cold, choose a second skin with a high collar. They are generally made of brushed fabric, they offer a superb feeling of warmth and will protect your neck.
In warmer weather, thinner thermal underwear is advised as it will be more effective in expelling perspiration caused by activity and heat.
It is better to wear a number of layers rather than one single large ski jacket. That way, you can remove a layer when you have warmed up. Moreover, if we add clothes we can use the best performing products in a specific area.