Sailing accessories like sunglasses, hats and knee pads help keep you protected and comfortable on the boat. Hats come in various options that deliver style and protection throughout the seasons – waterproof hats for rain and spray, insulated hats for winter and cold weather sailing, and wide brimmed sun hats for UV protection. For serious head protection there are sailing specific helmets often worn on dinghies and skiffs. Sailing knee pads hold up well to nonskid decks, and allow the active keelboat sailor to position their body comfortably on a hard deck. Protecting your eyes from direct sun and glare on the water is critical. Polarized marine sunglasses come in styles for men, women and kids and are designed for on the water needs. We have chosen the best polarized glasses for use on and off the water.