Archive

March 2015

31/03/2015
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Grough.co.uk rates PRIMINO

UK outdoor website Grough.co.uk has found our Primino 140g range worthy of its ‘Good Buy’ accolade. Testing the 140g Zip Necks, Crew Necks and male Long Johns in depth out on the hills, Grough found them to be ‘clever’ in their blend of fabrics, lightweight yet insulative. Read the full review here. Explore the men’s Primino range here. Explore the women’s Primino range here.

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Montane Yukon Arctic Ultra 2015 – Final Report

Another Montane Yukon Arctic Ultra is history. It was a tough one.  Temperatures of -45°C, in some places on the trail possibly even down to –50° C during the first couple of nights, which influenced the entire race. After all the warnings about frostbite and other cold-related problems, race organiser Robert Pollhammer was very happy to see all athletes arrive at Rivendell Farm in pretty good shape. That’s all except Ignatios Konstantin (430 miles) who had a bad cold and Renzo Moltrasio (300 miles) who had bad stomach problems. Both... Read More

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Trek & Mountain Gear of the Year

Trek & Mountain magazine has ranked our Featherlite Down Jacket and Torque 40 as Gear of the Year 2014. The Featherlite Down Jacket (men’s and women’s) and Torque 40 were given the accolade of ‘Editor’s Choice’ in Trek & Mountain’s September and July 2014 issues respectively. The gear testers highlighted the Featherlite Down Jacket for its comfort, active performance, good looks and technical features. They praised the Torque 40 writing that is is ‘an excellent pack designed here in the UK, perfect for almost all mountain activities’. Read more about the... Read More