HO Vests are developed and testing by the world's top skiers. The Women's Couture Team Vest defies convention by providing skiers the protection and flotation required by the USCG but with an unmatched non-CGA feel for flexibility in any setting. Perfect for the cross-over skier, the Couture vest gives skiers the ability to wear it in a competition slalom course setting or out in the public lake/open water arena. Women's Specific 3 Dimensional Cut for incredibly sleek performance based anatomical fit CGA Crossover Vest- law-required protection with a non-bulky CGA feel. Independent Segmented Panels seemingly endless hinge points for unmatched flexibility and performance Superior Drain-ability - quickly releases water to keep skier lighter and drier Internal Belt Design to keep the straps tucked away from your limbs USCG Approved Type III Personal Flotation Device for use in public waters USCG Approved Type III Personal Flotation Device for use in public waters.