What are sublimated polos?
Sublimated fishing polos are also called performance fishing shirts because of its use of lightweight modern fabrics that help keep you cool while protecting you from the sun’s harmful rays. All the sublimated polos in our range share a basic design with each one featuring long sleeves and a collar to more effectively cover up the exposed parts of your upper body.
What are sublimated polos made of?
Sublimated polos use synthetic fabrics which makes them lightweight, highly breathable and quick drying. Many sublimated polos also feature moisture wicking fabrics that pull sweat away from the body toward the outer layer of the shirt where it can quickly evaporate so you’ll feel much cooler and not be completely drenched in sweat after spending all day out fishing.
You’ll often see sublimated polos with elaborate print designs. These are made using a dye sublimation process which allows intricate designs, text, logos and high resolution photographs to be permanently dyed onto the polyester fabric. This creates a brilliantly coloured print doesn’t add any weight to the fabric or affect its breathability and is highly resistant to cracking, peeling or fading.
Why are sublimated polos ideal for fishing?
Sublimated polos designed specifically for fishing have high UPF ratings ranging from UPF 30 to 50+. This ensures that your skin is well protected from harmful UV rays which can cause sunburns and skin diseases, especially if you’re standing in the sun for several hours a day in the middle of the ocean.
Sublimated polos for fishing are also designed to provide great range of motion so that your arms and upper body aren’t restricted when you’re casting a line or in an epic fight with a tough game fish.
To add to its breathability, many sublimated polos for fishing come with ventilation holes in strategic places around the body such as underneath the arms and the armpit area, as well as on the sides and back of the shirt.
Some sublimated polos also use fabrics with anti-microbial properties that prevent bacteria from your body from infiltrating the material and keeps your clothes smelling fresh even after prolonged use. You can also find sublimated fishing polos treated with insect repellents that lessen pesky insect bites when you’re out in the bush.
What kind of sublimated fishing polos can I buy from Anaconda?
Here at Anaconda, we sell sublimated polos that use high quality materials that will last you a long time. Quality sublimated fishing polos can be used for years and years. Even with constant exposure to saltwater and sunlight, you won’t have to worry about it fading or looking old and worn out. The quality materials also ensures that it won’t get ripped or torn up easily when it gets caught in your fishing tackle or on any branches or thorns.
You’ll find sublimated polos from top fishing brands like Abu Garcia, Berkley, Shimano, Penn and Bigfish from our online stores and at all our locations.