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 […]

Vimazi Pace-Tuned Running Shoes Release On-Line

Vimazi reported it released the first styles of its pace-tuned running shoes online, with a release date at retail in several weeks. “We’re breaking with the old-school thinking that a mega-thick ‘bouncy’ shoe helps you run faster,” said Vimazi CEO Scott Tucker. “The idea that you can put energy into a shoe and it will […]

Life Time Announces 2023/24 Athletic Event Lineup

Life Time, the operator of 160-plus athletic country clubs in North America, released its 2023 lineup of over 25 athletic events focused on cycling, running and triathlon, spanning 11 states, including the return of the Life Time Grand Prix presented by Mazda featuring seven gravel and mountain bike rides and the Little Sugar MTB presented […]

Tailwind Nutrition Launches Limited Edition Flavor; Supports BCM

Tailwind Nutrition released The Grape Outdoors, a limited edition flavor of its Endurance Fuel that benefits Big City Mountaineers (BCM). Available in four-pack bundles, ffering complete nutrition through a combination of calories, electrolytes and hydration, ten percent of the profits will be donated to the organization.  “Being based in Durango, Colorado, we are fortunate to experience […]

Royal Robbins Uses Lower-Impact Sustainability Practices For Spring 2023 Collection

Royal Robbins announced lower-impact practices for the production of its Spring 2023 collection that supports the brand’s climate goals by 2025.  Sixty-two percent of its Spring 2023 garments are made with materials that contain 50 percent or lower impact fibers, including preferred cotton, recycled polyester, certified forest materials, hemp, and preferred wool; Royal Robbins reduced […]

Life Time Launches Little Sugar MTB Event

Life Time, the producer of 30 athletic events for the Active Outdoor Industry, will launch its Little Sugar MTB presented by Mazda mountain bike event on October 15 in Northwest Arkansas. The weekend before, Life Time will hold its Big Sugar Gravel presented by Mazda, setting the stage for a week-long Big Sugar Classic Cycling […]

Gregory Mountain Products Unveils Fall 2023 Collection

Gregory Mountain Products redesigned its duffel collections and launched two ski packs in fall 2023. The updated Alpaca and Supply Duffels offer travel features for hauling gear. In the ski category, the company introduced the Verte, a resort-specific ski pack with an elastic hipbelt, and the women’s Targhee backcountry ski pack.  Updates to the Alpaca Duffel include […]

Winnebago x Adventure Wagon Create Limited Edition Camper Van

Winnebago, the flagship brand of Winnebago Industries, and Adventure Wagon, the builder of modular camper vans, collaborated on a limited edition van. The Winnebago + Adventure Wagon is based on the Mercedes-Benz Sprinter 170 chassis and features Adventure Wagon’s modular interior system. The Adventure Wagon platform allows consumers to customize the Adventure Wagon and Winnebago components.  The […]

Outdoor Research Adds SeaTac Pant And Deploy Backpack To Tactical Lineup

Outdoor Research, the designer and U.S. manufacturer of outdoor and tactical apparel and gear with factories in Seattle, WA and El Monte, CA, released its men’s SeaTac Pant and Deploy Backpack at SHOT Show this week. OR Pro engineered the SeaTac Pant, a poly/cotton blend with a “mechanical” stretch that flexes with the body. Features include […]

Gore Expands Garment Rental Program At Retail With Evo

W. L. Gore & Associates (Gore) is expanding its consumer garment rental program, Outerwear On Demand, in collaboration with Seattle-based Evo for the 2022/23 ski season.  The program will be available at Evo retail locations in Salt Lake City and Snoqualmie Pass, WA, in addition to its Denver and Whistler, BC stores. Outerwear On Demand is […]

Outdoor Research Introduces U.S.-Made Muzzle Brake Line For Spring 2023

Outdoor Research introduced its U.S.-made Muzzle Brake line of tactical apparel for S23 at the SHOT Show in Las Vegas, NV. The line includes the Combat Shirt, Combat Pant, Field Shirt, and Softshell Jacket. The Combat Shirt, Pant and Field Shirt are made with an FR Knit and NYCO nylon/cotton blend woven fabric with no-melt/no-drip […]