Safety & Seamanship

Winter Sailing Apparel

Mustang unveils gear aimed at the professional sailor.

Mustang Survival’s EP 6.5 Racing Dry Suit is the crème de la crème of its drysuit line. The dry suit is part of an impressive line of EP 6.5 apparel and gear including dinghy smocks, dry bags, and foul weather gear designed for the professional racing sailor.

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