176 teams of the best linemen from around the world competed in the 28th annual International Lineman’s Rodeo in Bonner Springs, KS on October 15th. The competition tests traditional tasks and skills of lineman including the Hurtman Rescue, Pole Climb and CPR. Each team is composed of 3 competitors, 2 linemen and a ground man. […]
Each year, Polartec honors the finest Polartec-based garments with a prestigious Polartec APEX Award. We announced the North American and European winners back in May. Most of these pieces are now available for purchase. Check ’em out!
Outdoor Friedrichshfen 2011 – 900 exhibitors and 20,000 attendees, all checking out the latest spring gear at the Germany tradeshow. Popular items at the Polartec booth: Polartec NeoShell®, Polartec Power Shield Pro® and all the Polartec Apex Award winners. Of course, the best part about Friedrichshafen is THE PARTY! Polartec throws the biggest and best […]
Father’s Day is right around the corner (June 19th) so we decided that we should put together a big giveaway package for the occasion. Whether you are a dad yourself or need a last minute gift for your dad (slacker), this prize package is sure to upgrade any father’s outdoor wardrobe with two of the […]
Well as has become tradition here at Polartec, we like to celebrate our good news with giveaways to our fans. Since Earth Day is fast approaching, what better time to have a little contest surrounding recycled style. This week’s Recycled Contest Package includes the following: A Fall 2011 Marmot Warmlight Jacket– made from Polartec Classic […]
We have been updating you on all of the awards that NeoShell has won this year and we are proud to say that the hits just keep on comin’. In the May issue of Popular Science magazine, the top breathable fabrics from both brands were put to the test and Polartec came out on top. […]
The Elk Mountains Grand Traverse is a 40-mile backcountry ski race that starts at midnight in Crested Butte and finishes in Aspen, CO. When it comes to fabrics and layering, there’s no better test for warmth, weather protection and breathabilty. Every year racers invariably have to contend with sub-freezing temperatures, howling winds and whiteout snow […]