Berghaus updates BIOFLEX rucksack technology

The first iteration of Bioflex was released by Berghaus back in 2005 in a range of technical rucksacks and scored a few awards for its innovating way to distribute the weight and allow the pack to move. Fast forward 2012 and they are outing a new improved version.

Hydrophobic down floats at WOR

Down is awesome – it’s warm and light – but it suffers from one major drawback: wet it’s all the opposite. Two brands have come out and shown at this year’s Outdoor Retailer Winter Market that it can be otherwise.

What’s hot this winter (2011/2012)

At this point pretty much every manufacturer have released their winter collection for 2011/2012. This season looks like it will be all about Gore-Tex Active Shell and Polartech Neo Shell. Announced early this year, Active Shell seems to work quite well in terms of breathability/waterproofing, as does Neo Shell. Active Shell is already featured in… Continue reading What’s hot this winter (2011/2012)

Review: The Asgard Project DVD

If you’ve not heard about it before you must have been leaving inside for far too long. The Asgard Project was one of the best adventure movie this year. When you combine the Talent of climber Leo Houlding with the skills of film maker Alastair Lee you get something special.

Berghaus adventure challenge

Berghaus, the British outdoor gear manufacturer, is currently  running a great competition. The Berghaus Adventure Challenge will give a team of explorer each month £1000 in cash and £1000 worth of Berghaus gear.