POC Prescription Goggles

POC is a Swedish company with a strong mission to do the best they can to possibly save lives and to reduce the consequences of accidents for gravity sports athletes. POC represents technological and protective excellence in an understated though nonetheless stylish package. These goggles offer optical performance in a variety of light conditions, protecting your eyes from anything the elements throw at you. A fundamental belief at POC is in making equipment that saves lives, as a result of that objective these goggles should be thought of more as visual armour, designed to protect your eyesight and help up your game whatever your winter sports pursuit.

Heritage

Founded in 2005, POC set out to improve ski racing safety. After POC athlete Julia Mancuso won gold in the giant slalom at the 2006 Winter Olympics, the manufacturer's profile grew and diversified to provide protection for all snow-based pursuits.

Features

A collaboration with Zeiss to produce POC goggle lenses allows for some of the best optics in winter eyewear. Flexible polyurethane frames provide form-fitting comfort. These goggles are designed to pair up perfectly with POC's selection of snow helmets.

Style

POC goggles feature oversized lenses with lean frames, trimmed back to maximise peripheral vision. The Retina Big offers some of the widest views on the market, while the Lobes features a spherical lens with a unique lens mounting technique.


POC goggles are developed to optimise vision, function and protection, fulfilling needs depending on the activity and conditions. Renowned for their research and innovation.

POC Prescription Technology

Prescription models are fitted with the universal prescription insert, produced by Salice in Italy. Note that this is not a POC product. This insert uses a spring-loaded fitting technique. The fit of the insert in these goggles has been tested and confirmed by RxSport.

Giro Prescription Goggles - Salice Insert


Frame Technical Information

These features ensure POC goggles are strong and comfortable - standing up to impact, fitting well with or without your headwear and ensuring your vision remains fog free.

Frame Construction

POC Goggles - Frame Technology - Frame Construction

Every POC model features a soft-coated polyurethane frame, boasting flexibility at a range of temperatures to help give a comfortable fit and dissipate energy in case of impact.

Helmet Compatibility

POC Goggles - Frame Technology - Helmet Compatibility

These goggles fit seamlessly with POC helmets. They also enjoy good compatibility with helmets from other manufacturers.

Silicone Grip

POC Goggles - Frame Technology - Silicone Grip

All POC goggles feature grippy silicone-based material on the strap inner to keep your goggles in situ.


Frame Vents

POC Goggles - Frame Technology - Frame Vents

Frame ventilation channels built into each frame help to generate airflow, reducing the risks of moisture accumulation and fogging.

Outriggers

POC Goggles - Frame Technology - Outriggers

Outriggers help to optimise strap positioning for the perfect fit with or without a helmet.

Available on the Cornea model.

Frameless Construction

POC Goggles - Frame Technology - Frameless Construction

Frameless construction gives the goggle an ultra-low profile and unobstructed view.

Available on the Lid model.


Lens Technology

POC pride themselves on excellent optics. In collaboration with the Zeiss laboratory they are able to provide lenses of the highest quality and clarity in their goggles range.

Lens Attachment

POC Goggles - Lens Technology - Lens Attachment

POC's lens attachment system makes it possible to easily change the lens.

Available on the Lid model.

Spherical Lens

POC Goggles - Lens Technology - Spherical Lens

The spherical shape provides a wider field of view and helps to improve peripheral vision.

Available on the Lobes model.


Carl Zeiss Lenses

POC Goggles - Lens Technology - Carl Zeiss

Carl Zeiss AG is recognised and revered for its optical expertise in ophthalmic lenses, medical equipment and optics for over a century. POC's Carl Zeiss lenses are constructed from polycarbonate (PC) and have superior optical performance.

All combinations of lens tints and mirrors are carefully selected to minimise internal glare and to utilise the full effect of the base tint used.

Sonar Lens

POC Goggles - Lens Technology - Sonar

Zeiss' patent pending technology Sonar lens is available in a POC-exclusive VLT level for the best contrast perception, high brilliance of colours and contours, especially at high speed and in changing light conditions. All technical research and practical field testing has resulted in a lens which improves visual acuity in all light conditions.

Available on the Cornea, Lid, Lobes and Retina Big models.

Standard Lenses

 
TINT
VLT
CONDITIONS
CAT
 
POC Goggles Lenses - Yellow
Yellow
A vibrant yellow lens tint that increases visual acuity in extremely flat and low light conditions.
63%
Low to Flat Light
1
CONTRAST
POC Goggles Lenses - Sonar Orange
Sonar Orange
A versatile lens designed to excel in all light conditions. Enhances contrast and accentuates terrain, especially useful when travelling at speed and in changeable light conditions.
45%
Medium to Bright Light
1
CONTRAST
POC Goggles Lenses - Persimmon Red Mirror
Persimmon Red Mirror
Boosting contrast with persimmon base, red mirror cuts out glare. From overcast to sunny conditions.
35%
Medium to Bright Light
2
CONTRAST
POC Goggles Lenses - Pink Gold Mirror
Pink Gold Mirror
Pink base tint boosts contrast in snowy conditions. A gold mirror finish helps to block blinding reflected glare.
31%
Medium to Bright Light
2
CONTRAST
POC Goggles Lenses - Bronze Blue Mirror
Bronze Blue Mirror
Contrast-enhancing base tint with a blue mirror finish to reduce glare. A good all-round lens choice.
33%
Medium to Bright Light
2
CONTRAST
POC Goggles Lenses - Persimmon Blue Mirror
Persimmon Blue Mirror
Boosting contrast with orange base, blue mirror cuts out glare. Suitable for conditions ranging from overcast to sunny.
25%
Medium to Bright Light
2
CONTRAST
POC Goggles Lenses -Clarity Spektris Orange Mirror
Clarity Spektris Orange Mirror
Contrast-boosting base tint, frequency-tuned to provide all-day precision and performance. Orange mirror coating enhances color and contrast whilst also protecting the eyes from fatigue and glare.
22%
Medium to Bright Light
2
CONTRAST
POC Goggles Lenses - Persimmon Green Mirror
Persimmon Green Mirror
Boosting contrast with persimmon base, green mirror cuts out glare.
17%
Bright Light
3
CONTRAST
POC Goggles Lenses - Clarity Spektris Gold Mirror
Clarity Spektris Gold Mirror
Contrast-boosting base tint, frequency-tuned to provide all-day precision and performance. Gold mirror coating enhances color and contrast whilst also protecting the eyes from fatigue and glare.
13%
Bright Light
3
CONTRAST
POC Goggles Lenses - Bronze Silver Mirror
Bronze Silver Mirror
Contrast-enhancing base tint with a silver mirror finish to reduce glare. A good all-round lens choice.
12%
Bright Light
3
CONTRAST
POC Goggles Lenses - Bronze Yellow Mirror
Bronze Yellow Mirror
Bronze lens with a yellow mirror finish. Provides comfortable vision in bright light while also enhancing contrast and accentuating relief.
11%
Bright Light
3
CONTRAST
POC Goggles Lenses - Black
Black
Dark grey base lens tint that won't distort colors on super bright glacier days.
6%
Extremely Bright Light
4
NEUTRAL

Standard Lenses

 
TINT
VLT
CONDITIONS
CAT
 
POC Goggles Lenses - NXT Bronze Silver Mirror Photochromic
NXT Bronze Silver Mirror Photochromic
Contrast-boosting bronze base tint adjusts darkness based on natural light. Suitable for a wide range of light conditions on snow.
Low: 50%High: 10%
Very Bright Light
1–3
CONTRAST
POC Goggles Lenses - NXT Bronze Silver Mirror Polarised Photochromic
NXT Bronze Silver Mirror Polarised Photochromic
Contrast-boosting bronze base tint adjusts darkness based on natural light. Partially polarised filter blocks glare while allowing you to see hazardous ice patches.
Low: 50%High: 10%
Very Bright Light
1–3
CONTRAST