Platypus Expands Water Filtration Line With Gravity And In-Bottle Filters

For Spring 2024, Seattle-based Platypus, a division of Cascade Designs, added two filters to its QuickDraw Microfilter line, which it introduced in Spring 2021, the QuickDraw 2L Filter System and the QuickDraw 3L Gravity Filter System.  The QuickDraw 2L Filter System offers increased storage capacity and ease of use with a fast flow rate and […]

Recco Celebrates 40th Anniversary In Advanced Rescue Technology

Founded in 1983, Recco commemorates its 40th anniversary in the search and rescue space. While the Recco system has changed little since first launching, the company’s mission has not changed—”to make more outdoor enthusiasts searchable to rescuers, no matter the activity, location or season.” Magnus Granhed, the company’s founder, designed the Recco recovery system inspired […]

Royal Robbins Launches Spring 2024 Collection

Royal Robbins will showcase its Spring 2024 at the GOA Connect show in Knoxville, TN, this week. The collection includes: The Desert Shirts line including the Desert Pucker, which celebrates 25 years in 2024, made from carbon-zero Tencel Modal fibers and certified as CarbonNeutral by Natural Capital Partners. The Desert Shirts will be certified carbon-neutral beginning […]

Tailwind Nutrition x Courtney Dauwalter Launch Limited Edition Flavor

Tailwind Nutrition will introduce its newest limited edition Endurance Fuel flavor, “Dauwaltermelon,” inspired by Tailwind Nutrition athlete Courtney Dauwalter. It provides a light, fruity watermelon taste with a hint of lime. “Courtney has been using Tailwind Nutrition products since 2017 when she first tried them at Run Rabbit Run. We are constantly asked how Courtney […]

Recco Rescue Introduces Lightweight Reflector 742LT

Recco continues expanding its year-round rescue ecosystem to increase searchability.  “In partnership with Recco and with the runner in mind, Arc’teryx has created two new products for summer, the Norvan running jacket and Norvan 14 Vest, both equipped with Recco rescue technology, a tool to locate people lost in the outdoors more quickly,” said Mitch Eckensweiler, design director, […]

Roll Recovery Partners With Backcountry.com

  Roll Recovery announced it partnered with  Backcountry.com to sell a select product range. “Partnering with Backcountry.com allows us to provide our unique recovery products to a wider audience of active individuals who appreciate the importance of maintaining their physical well-being,” said Jeremy Nelson, founder of Roll Recovery. “We’re confident that Backcountry.com customers will benefit […]

Costa Sunglasses Gears Up for 40th Anniversary

Born on the water in 1983, Costa Sunglasses is celebrating 40 years of making sunglasses and protecting the seas worldwide. “With 40 years of adventures, Costa’s history books are filled with unbelievable moments worth celebrating. We’ve come a long way since 1983—bearing witness to 40 years of product innovation, working just as hard to protect the […]

Outdoor Research And Nikwax Announce Strategic Partnership

Outdoor Research announced a strategic partnership with Nikwax that officially launches in September 2023. Under the partnership, Nikwax becomes OR’s preferred partner for after-purchase Durable Water Repellent (DWR) care and treatment—part of OR’s commitment to “transitioning away from intentionally added per- and poly-fluoroalkyl substances (PFAS), which will be virtually complete by the Spring 2024 product […]

Outdoor Research Outlines Climate-Action Goals

Following an internal audit of Outdoor Research’s ESG structure and sustainability initiatives, the company outlined its goals to address climate change. It focused on curbing emissions using 100 percent renewable energy for its North American Operations. OR’s climate-action goals stem from work performed in 2022 to develop an inaugural Annual Impact Report, with its full […]

Scarpa Adds To Athlete Roster

Scarpa added climber Shawn Raboutou to its roster of professional athletes and ambassadors. The Boulder, CO native is currently the only athlete with two V17 (9A) ascents under his belt and will spend the coming year working towards additional V17s, such as Burden of Dreams (Finland) and Sudain Seul (Fontainebleau).  “We’re so happy that Shawn […]

Yakima Introduces RibCage Track System For Jeep Wrangler Hardtops

Yakima added the RibCage, a high-capacity, externally-mounted track system for four-door JK and JL Jeep Wrangler hardtops to increase off-road carrying capacity, to its lineup. The heavy-duty rooftop track system offers various mounting options, while internal supports carry heavy loads, including rooftop tents, recovery gear and off-road accessories. RibCage comes in two models, RibCage JL […]

Costa Sunglasses Grows Hybrid Category

Costa Sunglasses is growing its hybrid category of frames for spring with Mainsail and Aleta for wearing on land and water.  Mainsail (unisex) gets its name from the mainsail on a sailboat, and Aleta (women) from the Spanish word for fin; both offer a relaxed look and feel with technical features for wearing when out on the water.  Integrated […]

Costa Sunglasses Expands Pro Series; Launches Corbina Pro

Costa Sunglasses brings next-level performance to its legacy frame Corbina for spring 2023. The enhanced Corbina Pro features new performance upgrades that keep frames locked in place and vision clear. In 2021, the brand debuted its Pro Series with the Blackfin Pro and Fantail Pro. The collection grew to six with its latest addition of Corbina Pro.  The […]

Krimson Klover Releases S/S23 Collection

Krimson Klover, the outdoor and lifestyle brand “powered by women,” released its SS23 collection, including swimwear, sun shirts, bike, and hike pieces and featuring rejuvenated prints, bright colors and graphics. “Our Spring and Summer 2023 collection is designed to take you outside and follow you along any journey you choose to embark on. Each piece […]