adidas - WHIPSTART

  • adidas Sunglasses Whipstart A423 00 6152 Granite Matte Chrome Mirror
  • £76.99 price inc VAT
Description

Adidas Sunglasses Whipstart - Available with Prescription

Designed for an active lifestyle, the Whipstart sunglasses have a masculine shape and feature adjustable nose pads and high-grip. 

Frame Key Features

 
  • Anti-Slip Temples - Incorporates non slip components, helping to keep the frame securely on your face.
  • Anti-Slip Nose Piece - Ensures maximum comfort and eliminate slippage.
  • Double-Snap Nose Bridge™ - offers an adjustment at the width of the nose, creating a perfect fit
  • Carrying Case - Includes pouch

 Lens Key Features

  • Lens Material – Polycarbonate. They are light yet offer good shock resistance. Great for sport and general purpose wear.
  • Lens Category – Cat. 3. With a visible light transmission of 12%, they are ideal for sunny conditions.
  • Lens curvature – 8 base. Offers exceptional periphery vision.
  • Scratch Resistant coating - Protects the lens from abrasion.
  • Flash Mirror Coating - flash or mirror coating is good for situations that require a reduction in the overall brilliance of light, such as sunlight on snow, roads or water. Offer extra protection against infrared rays.
  • 100% UV Protection - Protects your eyes against harmful UV rays.
  • Grey Tint - Faithful colour reproduction.

Prescription Packages

Adidas Optical Clip-in For Sunglasses Sports Prescription Rimmed and Rimless FramesThese Adidas sports sunglasses are designed take two types of prescription inserts as an alternative to wearing contact lenses. You can choose eiteher the rimmed or rimless clip-in options. The optical adaptos are designed to fit securely into the frame. If required click on the 'Prescription available' icon and select the prescription package you need. Once selected, your prescription will be incorporated into your selected eyewear. Run by qualified opticians, and as part of our customer care process, all eyewear are tested by eyekit to ensure they meet the correct UV rating and your exact prescription before being dispatched.

These Adidas sports sunglasses were designed to take most prescriptions that will fit directly into the frame. If required, click on 'Prescription available' icon and select the prescription package you need. Once selected, your prescription will be incorporated into your selected eyewear. Run by qualified opticians, and as part of our customer care process, all eyewear are tested by eyekit to ensure they meet the correct UV rating and your exact prescription before being dispatched.

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    More about the Brand

    adidas Sunglassesadidas sports prescription eyewear brand playing basketball

    adidas sports prescription sunglasses brand logoAdidas is one the most recognised sporting brands in the world today. Whether it is the 3 Stripes or the Trefoil, the brand is well known to most people as a leading company in the athletic sportswear. Its is not just associated with sportswear alone and has developed many fashion brands including its range of eyewear.

     Adidas describe themselves through their brand values and have selected six words that capture the essence of the adidas Brand. Okay, there is no mention of sport, or fashion, or trends, or performance. However, within each of the Values there is an implied connection to these other things.

    •  Authentic: adidas is the first genuine sports brand. They were founded by a true athlete whose one guiding principle was to make equipment that makes athletes better. This is what made Adi Dassler Authentic then, this is what makes them authentic today.
    • Passionate: Passion is at the heart of sport and of every true athlete. Passion knows know borders, no age, no race and not time. Passion is what drives athletes to succeed and is what drove Adi Dassler to make his first pair of athletic shoes in 1920. It is this same passion that will always guide adidas.
    • Innovative: There is continuous innovation in every area of their business – from product technologies that help athletes perform better to communications that help athletes understand the adidas brand and their products. 
    • Inspirational: Being inspirational helps build and maintain relationships with the athletes they support. It is their emotional connection to their heritage, their athletes and to sport that inspires them to create products and communications that, in turn, inspire others.
    • Committed: Their commitment to their athletes and sport is uncompromising, unwavering and forever. They will continue to sponsor, advise, listen to and support athletes with the same resolve as Adi Dassler.
    • Honest: At all times and in all relationships, adidas is genuine, ethical and fair.
     



    More about the Tech

    Adidas lens and frame key features for glasses, sunglasses and goggles

    Lens Key Features

    Adidas offer a range of LST (Light Stabilizing Technology) lenses, Variotuned LST lenses and colour mirrored options.

    LST Lenses

    LST- Light Stabilizing Technology for sports prescription sunglassesWHAT IS THE LIGHT STABILIZING TECHNOLOGY?

    LST works like a colour equaliser, enhancing the perception of pure primary colours. This results in an improved colour perception and high contrast vision. Perfect for sports that takes you in and out of shaded areas as it simultaneously harmonises light fluctuations caused by the interplay of light and shadow.

     KEY BENEFITS
    • Less eye stress and better vision for your sport
    • Constant, high contrast vision
    • Improved natural colour perception
    • Enhancement of details and contours
    • Equal light harmonization
    • Reducing light to a comfortable level without taking away the beauty of colours
    HOW IT WORKS

    LST stands for optimized light transmission and built-in color equalizer. No matter which light condition, the LST technology developed by adidas sport eyewear provides a constant view with contrast enhancement, maximum peripheral view and natural colors.

    This special lens technology intensifies contrasts and simultaneously harmonizes light fluctuations caused by the interplay of light and shadow. Eye fatigue is prevented and improves the power of concentration ensuring top sporting performance.

    Variotuned and LST Variotuned

    The Vario lenses have the ability to automatically change from a crystal clear to dark tint, featuring a transmission range from 89% to 14%. Utilising their inaction technology, the wafer inlay is injected directly into the lens allowing the Vario lens to automatically adapt to natural lighting conditions (UV radiation), at a speed that rivals that of the best on the market. The adidas sport eyewear Vario lens offers maximum longevity and durability, thanks to the use of their ingenious injection technology.

    KEY BENEFITS

    • Contrast enhancing/light harmonising LST lenses
    • Lens tint adapts to different light conditions 
    • No lens changing

    Overview of Adidas lens range

    Adidas LST lenses boost contrast and enhance the natural colour perception, are excellent all-purpose contrast-enhancing and light harmonising lenses, reduce the intensity of light to a comfortable level without taking away the beauty of colours.

    Table showing adidas lenses - LST, polarised and Varia lens options

    Table showing adidas lenses - LST, polarised and Varia lens options

    Adidas Frame Key Features

    • Wrapped frame & temples – Extensive curvature provides for the widest field of vision as well as optimum proctection for the eye area. Provides better ergonomic profile for firm fitting on face or head. Including 8 Base and extreme 10 base.
    • Maximum Field of Vision and Best Protection
    • Ventilation System- Dynamic ventilation technology that directs airflow across lenses to prevent fogging. 
    • 2- Frame Leveling- Flexible side sections of goggle automatically apapt to helmet size to provide a snug fit.
    • Different Sizes- A range of sizes ensure best personal fit and comfort.
    • Double-Snap Nose Bridge- Comfortable fit and grip thanks to an adjustable nose bridge.
    • 4 Position Nose Bridge- Four different fit options thanks to a comfortable adjustable nose bridge
    • SPX- Ultralight, flexible and allergy-free frame material guarentees a comfortable fit. 
    • Tri.Fit- 3-position temples adjust to provide best fit and minimise incomming wind and glare
    • 3-Layer Climacool Facefoam- 3-Layer foam with climacool function delivers perfect fit and comfort.
    • Swear Bar- Detachable foam bar keeps sweat out of the eyes.
    • Face-Fit Foam Pad- Detachable foam pad protects against harsh conditions with a snug face fit.
    • Traction Grip- Perfect stability and comfort thanks to non-slip contact points on the temples.
    • Head Strap- Maximum hold and comfort thanks to a perfect fit
    • Reflective Elements- the reflective parts on select versions increase the wearer's visibility and safety.
    • Durable Scratch-Resistant lenses
    • Vision Adventage PC Lens- Multilayered polycarbonate lens provides best protection and is scratch resistant.
    • Detachable Temples
    • Quick-Release Hinge- Patented release mechanism for the temple hinges. The temples can be easily clicked in or out.
    • Float- Attached to headstrap to keep eyewear buoyant if it falls into water
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    Range: SPORTS ESSENTIALS
    Frame Colour: Granite Matte
    Lens Colour: Chrome Mirror
    Product Code: A423 00 6152
    Fit Face Size:
    • Medium
    • Large

    Dimensions (DBL & Width):

    Lens Diameter Bridge Width Arm Length Frame Width
    Lens Diam. Bridge Width Arm Length Frame Width
    135

    Environmental Suitability:

    Suitable for sunny conditions

    Key Features at a glance

    FRAME
    Anti-Slip Nose PieceAnti-Slip TemplesBranded Icon on TemplesDirectClip-inNew This Year

    LENSES
    Polycarbonate Lenses Impact Resistant LensesAdvanced Visual Optics 100% Ultraviolet ProtectionScratch Resistant CoatingMirror/Flash Coating Category 3

    ACCESSORIES
    Hard Carrying Case

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