Zen exterior competition hoods are made of 100% cotton denim and feature 550 newtons of puncture resistance. This hood fits over your mask, and conforms to S.C.A. rules for rapier combat. the standard color is black, but if you need other colors please call us for availability. Please choose the option below that corresponds with the mask you intend to use with this hood.
*Newton measurements are made in one of two European laboratories under FIE rules. The test is conducted under precise conditions utilizing an Instrom Dynamometer, which give measurements as precisely as modern technology allows. As a comparison, four layers of trigger cloth measures 477 Newtons. Test result documentation is available on request.