Sailing gloves made from soft durable goat leather with 4 way stretch backs that combine comfort, durability and great looks for any sailing enthusiast. The leather palms feature reinforced sections to provide abrasion resistance and enhance grip. The backs of the gloves feature a 4 way stretch panel that combined with the velcro closing system make the fit adjustable. There is a cut index finger and thumb to make even the most intricate job possible while wearing the gloves. The gloves are designed to be close fitting and the leather will give a little once you have worn them a few times. These sailing gloves can be machine washed.