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The only thing that'll work harder than you on the predawn skin is this polartec® power grid™ fleece that delivers an unparalleled warmth-to-weight ratio as well as breathability and freedom of movement.
Polartec® grid fleece provides an unparalleled warmth-to-weight ratio and offers full stretch for improved movement
Pre-tensioned, underhelmet hood
Exposed, reverse-coil center front zip
Single chest pocket
Stretch panels at bottom hem for a close-to-the-body fit
Stretch-knit cuffs with thumb loops
132 g/m2 Polartec® Power Grid™ fleece–92% polyester, 8% elastane
Good for both walking and climbing, Alan James gets on well with this snug and pleasingly simple fleecy top.
16 Jun, 2020
Polartec Power Air
Microfibre pollution has become a hot topic in recent years, and conventional synthetic fleeces are big contributors. Polartec's Power Air fabric massively reduces this shedding. But what's it like for serious outdoor use?
14 Apr, 2020
Montane Spider Hoodie
The Spider Hoodie is a durable, close-fitting fleece that may have been made with the Alps in mind, but fares equally well on boulders too, reckons Rob Greenwood. Just watch that hem lift!
8 May, 2018
Rab Alpha Flash Jacket
A lightweight and highly breathable fleece, the Alpha Flash is ideal for mountain trad, chilly sea cliffs or cold weather hillwalking, finds Martin McKenna
10 Oct, 2017
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An essential part of every climber's kit, these pants were designed for longs days in the harness and crafted with lightweight, stretch-woven Cordura™ fabric for unparalleled durability and range of motion.
Our lightest, most packable shell yet is designed to keep you dry through mountainside squalls without adding any unnecessary weight or bulk, so you can climb higher and faster without worrying whether your jacket will keep up.
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