The Best Gets Better: Performance Fishing Apparel Without Compromise
Gill launches 2020 line-up of hardcore apparel and accessories for today’s discerning anglers and mariners
Buford, GA(January 14, 2020) – Gill’s new 2020 line of fishing apparel is now available for purchase. Born of 40 years of experience within the marine industry, Gill’s new technical fishing range is conceived with the discerning angler in mind. Designed for freshwater, saltwater, rivers or oceans, the fishing range is engineered to keep anglers dry, comfortable, and protected, wherever they venture.
The new Tournament Pro 3-layer is the pinnacle of the collection. The iconic FG100J Tournament Pro3L Jacket is designed to meet the needs of the professional angler with advanced technical details for the ultimate in protection and performance.
The Tournament range delivers comfort and freedom of movement for active anglers and competitors, while the Active range delivers exceptional all-around apparel options. All systems come with Gill’s unique Vortex hood technology. Gill’s design philosophy and commitment to 100% water testing is reflected in the innovative new products rolled out across the entire collection.
Gill is also proud to introduce numerous other new items for the 2020 season, which span the range of diverse rain protection ensembles, various UV tech apparel, hoodies, gloves, and much more. With hundreds of items in their apparel line, Gill has anglers covered on or off the water.
“Our decades of experience working in the sailing and marine space has uniquely positioned us to fully outfit today’s angler with the very best weather protection available,” says Sally Streeting, Global Head of Marketing for Gill. “2020 is a prime example of our continued commitment to the fishing market, with brand-new designs in jackets, bibs, and what we feel is the most comprehensive line of additional apparel in the fishing industry. Given our extreme testing of all of this apparel in real-world fishing situations and the various conditions Mother Nature can produce, we believe we are offering a caliber of product for the fishing market that is unmatched.”
FG100J Tournament Pro3L Jacket
Inspired by the needs of today’s tournament angler, Gill’s new Tournament Pro3L Jacket features a durable water repellent finish, 3-layer waterproof and breathable fabric, adjustable double cuff with PU inner seal for watertight comfort, YKK Aquaguard® front zip, and Vortex hood technology that streams airflow to keep the hood in place. Available in sizes XS – 4XL in attractive graphite and taupe colors, the FG100J Tournament Pro3L Jacket retails for $349 USD.
FG200J Tournament Jacket
Gill’s new FG200J Tournament Jacket features a durable water repellent finish, 2-layer water waterproof and breathable fabric, adjustable double cuff with PU inner seal for watertight comfort and high-cut thermal collar for comfort and warmth with a cushioned face guard. Available in sizes XS – 4XL in attractive graphite and sage colors, the FG200J Tournament Jacket retails for $299.99.
FG200T Tournament Bib
Designed to accompany and perform flawlessly with the FG200J Tournament Jacket, the FG200T Tournament Bib features full-length zippered legs protected by a double storm guard, 2-layer waterproof and breathable fabric, fully taped seams for a waterproof seal, and 2-way YKK front zipper with deep internal gusset for wet-weather protection. Anglers will be amazed by the durable water repellent finish and awesome abrasion resistance built into this apparel. Available in sizes XS – 4XL in graphite color, the FG200T Tournament Bib retails for $249.00.
FG300J Active Jacket
Gill’s new FG300J Active Jacket was engineered with both the active male and female angler in mind. Designed for everything Mother Nature has in store, its features include a 2-layer waterproof and breathable fabric, adjustable double cuff with PU inner seal and outer cuff with PU inner seal for watertight comfort and Vortex hood technology to stream airflow and keep the hood in place. Sizes range S – 4XL in steel grey and midnight blue. The FG300L retails for $229.00.
FG300T Men & Women’s Active Bib
Gill’s new FG300T Men and Women’s Active Bib is the perfect lower and upper body complement to the FG300J Active Jacket, creating a full waterproof system for on-the-water forays. Features include a 2-layer waterproof and breathable fabric, knee-length leg zippers protected by a double storm guard, fully taped seams for a waterproof seal, and abrasion-resistant knee panels to guard against wear and tear. Sizes range S – 4XL in steel grey. The FG300L retails for $159.00.
5006 Hydrophobe Top Men’s
The perfect solution to layering and keeping the core dry with or without additional apparel, Gill’s new 5006 Hydrophobe Top Men’s shirt provides thermal protection technology, 4-way stretch, and 50+ UV protection. Features include a wicking fabric that is non-absorbent and actively repels water, plus flatlocked seams for comfort. Sizes range S – XXL in black. The 5006 Hydrophobe Top Men’s retails for $41.67.
FG120 Men’s and Women’s Expedition Shorts
Anglers looking for the most comfortable and durable fishing shorts should look no further than Gill’s new Expedition Shorts – perfect for in the boat or on shore. Features include a quick-drying stretch fabric, 50+ UV protection, multiple pockets for secure storage, and a reinforced tool pocket . Men’s sizes range S – 3XL in khaki, medium grey, and graphite. Women’s sizing is available in 4 – 14 in attractive graphite and khaki colors. Gill’s new Expedition Shorts retail for $69.95.
Women’s UV Tec Hoodie
The perfect hoodie for layering under additional garments or wearing on its own, Gill’s new Women’s UV Tec Hoodie is in a class by itself. Engineered of an ultra-lightweight technical fabric, the garment actively wicks moisture away from the skin and offers 50+ UV protection. Other features include thumb loops to help keep sleeves in place and flatlocked seams for comfort. Available in sizes 4 – 16 in eye-pleasing morning mist color, Gill’s new Women’s UV Tec Hoodie retails for $45.95.
UV017 UV Tec Gloves
Also new for the 2020 season, Gill is proud to offer gloves designed with the angler in mind. Whether it’s protection from the sun or from handling fish and tackle, Gill’s new UV Tec Gloves are sure to please. These wicking and quick-drying gloves feature 4-way stretch for freedom of movement, 50+ UV protection, and a flexible sticky print on the palm for a confident grip. Available in sizes XS – XXL, Gill’s new UV Tec gloves retail for $20.00.
To learn more about Gill’s fishing rainwear and additional apparel, visit www.gillfishing.com.
Gill was an idea first born on British waters in 1975 by founder Nick Gill, a keen sailor who wanted to create a range of sailing product without compromise; the best fabrics, the best features, the best quality.
Now trusted for over 40 years, Gill has grown into an established technical marine apparel brand meeting consumer needs both on and off the water and continues to combine innovative design with the latest fabric technology to increase the performance of its range.
Distributed around the world to 37 countries and more recently through a global Ecommerce platform Gill remains the number one marine glove brand and its comprehensive product range driven by the well-known Race Ocean jacket (0C1) as well as global best seller the Offshore jacket (0S2) continue to set it apart. More recently Gill introduced the highly successful FG21 Tournament Suit with vortex hood to the North American Fishing market.