Piolets d’Or and Polartec

  The nominees for the 2013 Piolets d’Or (Golden Ice Axe) have been announced and Polartec® is hugely honored to have sponsored and outfitted 2 of the 6 expeditions nominated for this prestigious award.  Since its inception in 1991, this has continually been the most distinguished award in the mountaineering world. Polartec® Challenge Winners Kyle […]

Polartec Challenge Winner – Nobody’s River Campaign

Polartec Challenge Winner – Nobody’s River – needs your help!  This all-women team of modern day adventur-ettes are embarking on an epic expedition this summer, paddling the Amur River in Asia.  The Amur is a free-flowing river across northeast Asia beginning in Mongolia, passing through Russia, and into China.  The 3-month-long journey will begin this […]

Polartec® Alpha® coming to consumers fall 2013

We’re returning from the Outdoor Retailer, SIA and ISPO trade shows where we launched Polartec® Alpha®, the first-ever breathable puffy fabric, to media. It’s an entirely new class of fabric technology that rounds out Polartec’s offering of over 300 performance fabrics – from lightweight next-to-skin, to insulation, to extreme weather protection fabrics. Essentially, Polartec Alpha […]