ISPO 2014: Mountain Clothing Reportadded Feb/2014, see all Arc'teryx, Berghaus, Black Diamond, Marmot, Montane, Mountain Equipment, Mountain Hardwear, Nikwax, Rab, Sherpa Adventure Gear, Tierra or The North Face news & reviews
Product news by UKC/UKH Tradeshow Reports
ISPO in Munich, one of the biggest outdoor tradeshows in the world, has just been and gone, and UKC/UKH were there to take a look at some of the newest and best outdoor gear available. We've already given sneak videos of the BD Jetforce Ski Backpack and an interview with Ueli Steck, but now it is time to roll out our gear bonanza post-show reports.
Here we are kicking off our series of reports with Mountain Clothing.
Ceres jacket from Arc'teryx
Tanya Hall gives us the information on this £700 jacket which is available for autumn winter 2014/15.
Alpha Comp from Arc'teryx
Greg Grenzke explains the Alpha pieces. The £275 jacket and £200 pants are available in spring 2014.
Hyper Therm from Berghaus
This time we took another peak at this hydroloft, reversible, lightweight insulated jacket. We videod it last year at the Friedrichshafen tradeshow, so here is that video again! It's available in spring 2014.
Ulvetanna Hybrid from Berghaus
This show saw loads of hybrid insulation pieces. This was a nifty one from Bergahus, mixing down with man made fibre insulation. This features Pertex Quantum and Micro Light Hydro Down and Hydro Loft. It comes in men's and women's in blue and dark blue with a £250 price tag and is available in autumn/winter 2014/15.
UKC Gear, Feb 2014
Apparel Range from Black Diamond
A full range of exciting garments from Black Diamond - in both men's and women's styles. From belay jackets to sallopettes, BD have brought out a range of clothing that is well suited to the BD brand. Well designed, sleek and very exciting!
TRP Layering System from Marmot
Liam Lonsdale gets his models to strip off in this video showing the TRP layering system from Marmot.
Isotherm Hoody from Marmot
Liam Lonsdale shows us this active user piece from Marmot - looks just the business for Scottish winter and alpine adventures.
Rock Guide Jacket from Montane
Chris Jakeman delievers the vital info on this smart looking jacket from Montane.
Citadel Jacket from Mountain Equipment
Here Richard Bailey takes us through the bombproof Citadel jacket.
Shivling Jacket from Mountain Equipment
This piece is new for 2014. It's a lightweight stripped back Gore-Tex Pro jacket with a price tag of £300. Looks great for Scottish winter.
UKC Gear, Feb 2014
Super Compressor Jacket from Mountain Hardwear
Malcolm Rudge gives us the information on this great looking piece from Mountain Hardwear.
Hydra Lite Glove from Mountain Hardwear
The Hydra Lite Glove is available in Autumn/Winter 2014 it features soft and comfortable pile lining mainly on the back of hand. It has no membrane, but is super dexterous with a great fit. This glove is an ISPO Gold Award Winner. Looks great for those tough winter leads!
UKC Gear, Feb 2014
Hydrophobic Down from Nikwax
Nick Brown spills the beans on this year's buzz word - hydrophobic down... What does it all mean?
Infinity Endurance Jacket from Rab
Dan Thompson does the business on the Infinity Endurance jacket from Rab. Just one of several excellent looking pieces on the Rab stand this year.
Manaslu and Nang Palar Jackets from Sherpa Adventure Gear
Kenton Cool talks about two of hisfavourite pieces from the Sherpa ramge.
Rocketeer Jacket and Ace Pants from Tierra
Erik Tjerneld introduces some excellent looking kit from the Swedish brand Tierra.
Fuse Uno Jacket from The North Face
Mark McCarthy takes us through a key piece from The North Face.
Kitchatna Jacket and Bib from The North Face
Upgraded with input from Glenmore Lodge, the jacket has a helmet compatible hood and a removable snow skirt. The bib upgrades include greater knee articulation, an internal gaiter adjustment. The new products are available Autumn/Winter 2014.
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