Spring is coming back, and so is Arc’Teryx ! As we are patiently waiting for the first flowers to bloom, we can already get ready to pack the adequate gear for our spring adventures. For now, let’s have a look at what Arc’Teryx will be offering us for the season to come. The Atom jacket… Continue reading Arc’Teryx 2016 Spring / Summer collection : a mountaineer’s paradise
Vollebak Condition Black : the extreme surviving jacket
Do you need to survive in the harshest, most extreme conditions ? The latest jacket from Volleback might be just what you need. The Condition Black is not made for your everyday outdoor adventure, but is ready to withstand the most difficult situations. The jacket features some impressive tech, including ceraspace panels (from Schoeller) that… Continue reading Vollebak Condition Black : the extreme surviving jacket
ISPO 2016 : new jackets for Marmot
This year at ISPO, Marmot has been introducing some particularly interesting technical jackets. 3 new models will be available : the Astrum Jacket, the Tullus Jacket and the Aruna Jacket. The Astrum is a versatile jacket, efficient for most winter activities (climbing, ski, urban, etc.). Made from the new Thermal R Active Stretch insulation, the… Continue reading ISPO 2016 : new jackets for Marmot
ISPO Awards 2016 (outdoor) : equipment and accessories
After having consecrated Blackyack in almost every jacket categories, it’s time to look at the ISPO 2016 gold awards for the outdoor equipment and accessories. This year, the jury awarded the Auroco Epic as the best mountaineering equipment. The device is used by climbers by fixing it to walls or anchor points, thus enabling a… Continue reading ISPO Awards 2016 (outdoor) : equipment and accessories
ISPO Awards 2016 (outdoor) : jackets
The ISPO 2016 has finally begun, and while the newest products of the industry are announced, let’s have a look at the winners of the 2016 ISPO awards in the outdoor category.We found a lot of interesting jackets this year, starting with the Blackyak brand who provided us with 4 Gold Winning products this year… Continue reading ISPO Awards 2016 (outdoor) : jackets
ISPO 2016 : Berghaus 8000 jacket and EVO from fulgar
The 2016 edition of ISPO is about to start ! From this sunday (the 24th of January), the German show will open its doors in Munich, featuring 2.645 exhibitors (they were 2585 last year). The ISPO will be divided into 16 exhibition halls, with the presence of the biggest brands of the industry. In terms of… Continue reading ISPO 2016 : Berghaus 8000 jacket and EVO from fulgar
ISPO 2016 : towards more sustainable outdoor gear
ISPO 2016 will be opening its doors soon ! From the 24th to the 27th of January, the international sporting goods exhibition will be introducing the future of sports gear. Created in 1970, the show will feature around 2.500 exhibitors. In terms of outdoor gear, be sure that we will cover the new trends and… Continue reading ISPO 2016 : towards more sustainable outdoor gear
Osprey’s new travel backpacks for fall 2015
When it comes to backpacks, Osprey is definitely a key player. The Californian Company is back with a range of new items for backpackers and outdoor adventurers alike. For seasoned travelers, the Ozone series is Osprey’s best argument. The keyword here is lightweight, the biggest of the series (the Ozone 80) weighing only 5 lbs… Continue reading Osprey’s new travel backpacks for fall 2015
Marmot fall/winter collection for 2015 and 2016
What’s new from the Californian brand? This year, a lot of new women’s jacket will appear on Marmot’s collections. Technical shell users might appreciate the new Speed Light Jacket, perfect for skiing thanks to its waterproof, three layer gore-tex fabric. The Geneva is a Scandinavian-styled jacket with a MemBrain blended fabric (from Nylon, cotton and… Continue reading Marmot fall/winter collection for 2015 and 2016
Rab’s 2015 Fall/Winter collection: a down jacket paradise
Rab is back with a new collection for Fall and Winter 2015, and it features a whole lot of new down jackets. The brand is bringing us a revised Neutrino jacket, as well as two brand new models: the Positron and the Electron. The Neutrino Endurance is a technical down jacket designed for lightweight ascents… Continue reading Rab’s 2015 Fall/Winter collection: a down jacket paradise
Komperdell Stiletto, the most versatile trekking poles?
Komperdell releases a new trekking pole with adjustable height for technical terrains.
The North Face: what’s new for Fall/Winter 2015?
The Californian brand unveiled its new products for the winter to come. There are lots to see, especially in terms of down jackets. 4 new jackets will be joining the brand’s collection. The Quince Pro is a DWR-coated, water-resistant shell that can also be used as a mid layer. The Continuum is a must for… Continue reading The North Face: what’s new for Fall/Winter 2015?