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Photon x montage  © Iain Small

Rab Women's Photon X Jacket

With plenty of warmth for its weight, this is an excellent belay jacket for low-to-mid grade climbing, says Helen Rennard, though for extended belays on harder routes she'd prefer something even warmer still.


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Montane and Primaloft ThermoPlume Synthetic Down - Winner of the UKC Top 10 Award at ISPO 2017  © UKC Gear

Sneak Preview: Montane Icarus and Phoenix Jacket

On 3rd October Montane held a launch for their key products for Autumn/Winter '17 - the Icarus and Phoenix - at the Wylam Brewery in Newcastle. The day also acted as a launch for Primaloft, who were celebrating one of the very first launches of a ...

Quattro Fusion montage  © Pegs Bailey
Quattro Fusion montage  © Pegs Bailey

Montane Quattro Fusion Jacket

Dan Bailey's curiosity is piqued by a left-field hybrid of down and fleece. It won't be for everyone, he says, but in its niche the Quattro Fusion performs well.

Loving the old-school label  © Ramon Marin
Loving the old-school label  © Ramon Marin

Rab Kinder Smock

First sold over 30 years ago, Rab's classic down smock is back in production. Its vintage looks haven't changed, but it's what's inside that really counts, finds Rob Greenwood.


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Yangshuo 1  © Pertex

Pertex Elemental Journeys Episode 5 - 'Made in Yangshuo'

According to American climber Andrew Hadesh, there is no place like Yangshuo on Earth. He should know, he wrote the guidebook. Nestled below the towering karst pinnacles of Southern China, the town itself is the birth of Chinese rock climbing, and...

Episode 4.2  © Pertex
Episode 4.2  © Pertex

Pertex Elemental Journeys Episode 4 – Every Few Winters

When the days grow shorter, and skiers begin to dream of their favourite pistes and perfect powder days, it's not often that they imagine the Scottish Highlands. Yet for those in the know, Scotland is an obsession. A foggy,...

Episode 3 2  © Pertex
Episode 3 2  © Pertex

Pertex Elemental Journeys Ep.3 – Shifting Sands

Watch Pertex Elemental Journeys Ep.3 – Shifting Sands, set amongst the sandstone pillars and desert of Wadi Rum.

ISPO 2018 - Top 10 Products  © UKC Gear
ISPO 2018 - Top 10 Products  © UKC Gear

ISPO 2018 - Our Top 10 Products

At ISPO 2018 the world's leading outdoor brands showed off their new stuff. We'll be bringing you updates on the latest...

Episode 2 thumb  © Pertex
Episode 2 thumb  © Pertex

Pertex Elemental Journeys – Episode 2: To Become Known

'The frantic pace of modern life can be overwhelming - endless streams of hedonistic noise,...

Elemental Journeys 2  © Pertex
Elemental Journeys 2  © Pertex

Pertex Elemental Journeys - Episode 1

This autumn we are proud to share the first episode Pertex Elemental Journeys, a six part series exploring stories...


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Expedition Advice Series  © Pertex

Video Part 4: How to get to Basecamp

In part four, we follow the team as they head to India and begin the journey to Janhukot. They explain the process of acclimatisation and what to expect, as well the integral role of the porters, whose support is crucial to the success of Great...

Pertex Expedition Series  © Pertex
Pertex Expedition Series  © Pertex

Skills Part 3 - How To Get Fit

In part three, Malcolm, Paul and Guy discuss the very real struggle of getting fit for a Himalayan expedition, and the inevitable struggle of balancing work and home life with training and preparation. They explain their different approaches to honing their physical and...

Janhukot  © Pertex
Janhukot  © Pertex

Skills Part 2 - Picking an Objective

In part one Malcolm, Paul, and Guy talk about the importance of finding the right objective. Resources such as the American Alpine Journal, the Alpine Club's Himalayan Index, and Google Earth are all covered, as are the potential risks to take into account.

Expedition Advice Series  © Pertex
Expedition Advice Series  © Pertex

Skills Part 1 - How to Pick a Team

In part one Malcolm, Paul, and Guy talk about the importance of finding the right climbing partners for committing expeditions such as...

Yangshuo Climber  © Pertex
Yangshuo Climber  © Pertex

Competition WINNER - Win The North Face® Summit L5 Ultralight Storm Jacket with Pertex

To celebrate the release of 'Made in Yangshuo', the fifth episode of our...

Terrex Jacket  © Pertex
Terrex Jacket  © Pertex

Competition WINNER - Win an adidas TERREX Agravic Alpha Hooded Shield Jacket with Pertex

To celebrate the release of Shifting Sands, the third episode in the Pertex...

Hydrogen Direct thumb  © Pertex
Hydrogen Direct thumb  © Pertex

Competition WINNER - Win a Montane Hydrogen Direct Jacket with Pertex

Rab/Pertex Alpha Direct Competition  © Pertex
Rab/Pertex Alpha Direct Competition  © Pertex

Competition WINNER - Win a Rab Alpha Direct Jacket


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