(Gerwin Hoogendoorn ) The unique tapered design is said to direct wind over and around the umbrella, and make the brolly easier to hold in blustery weather.
Umbrella That Can Beat 70mph Winds
OCTOBER 04, 2012FIONA MACRAE and ROGER DOBSON, Daily Mail
Now blustery conditions could become a breeze with the help of a storm-proof umbrella. Tapered at the back, rather like a cyclist’s racing helmet, it is said to be able to withstand winds of up to 70mph.
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