Windproof Balaclava - Makalu Black

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Key feature
Face mask made from thin windproof fabric, making it easy to wear under a helmet and protecting the whole face. Laser cut out and special inserts making it easier to breath
Users reviews
4.61 / 5 38 ratings

Products benefits

Fabric with windproof membrane to better protect face.
Abrasion resistance
Wear-resistant component on the top of the balaclava for wearing with a helmet.
Water repellent
Water repellent product protecting from light rain and snow.


Main fabric : 91.0% Polyester, Main fabric : 9.0% Elasthane Yoke : 75.0% Polyester, Yoke : 25.0% Polyurethane Outer fabric : 53.0% Polyamide, Outer fabric : 31.0% Polyester, Outer fabric : 16.0% Elasthane Inner fabric : 100.0% Polyester
Approved by
Team SIMOND mountaineers
2 years

Additional information

The balaclava is made to protect you from harsh weather conditions, especially the wind. Consequently, this face mask is windproof on your face. An extra fleece layer has been added at the nose to protect you if the temperature drops.
Breathing will not be affected by wearing face mask because the product comes with holes cut out under nose. Moreover, a "mesh" type component covers the mouth area
The back of the face mask is made with warm and durable fleece component.

Users reviews

4.61 / 5 38 ratings
37 users recommended this product
Distribution of ratings

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  • Man
    30 December 2019
    That review has been deposited on this product version
    High Price

    Price to too high for this cap. Company should reviews the price

    Brand response :

    Hi Ebrahim,

    Thank you for your feedback regarding the Simond Balaclava.

    The balaclava range in Decathlon starts from INR 199 currently, meeting different user requirements.

    The Simond balaclava is our most technical balaclava with brushed fleece along with windproof component, breathable mesh that reduces condensation significantly and 2 sizes for a superior snug fit along with reflective logos for better visibility in dark.

    Please have a look at our complete range of balaclavas on the link below.

    Alternatively you can look at the complete range by typing "balaclava" in the search bar of our website

    However if you are still dissatisfied with the product please feel free to visit your nearest decathlon store for an exchange or a full refund.

    I am available should you have further questions.


    Regards, Ravindra Charan Product Trainer & Country Sport Leader- Climbing & Mountaineering

  • Woman
    50-59 years old
    06 December 2019
    Use since 1 week or less
    That review has been deposited on this product version

    Die erste mir bekannte Skimaske, durch die man leicht atmen kann!

  • 04 January 2020
    Use since 2 to 8 weeks
    That review has been deposited on this product version

    Lo estrene un día con vientos entre 40 y 60 con alguna racha de 90 km/h y cumplió a la perfección. Ni frío ni molestias por el viento.