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Rab launch ‘We Are Rab’ video and new strapline

Rab launch ‘We Are Rab’ video and new strapline

We Are Rab from Rab on Vimeo. Rab have launched a new video re-defining their brand message – and they’ve also unveiled a new strapline to replace the long running ‘for the most extreme conditions in the world’. ‘The Mountain People’ is the new brand message, and this is reflected in the shared mountain experiences featured in the video, and their mission statement below. “Rab specialise in making rugged, high-performance mountain clothing and equipment. Nothing fancy or over-engineered … Read entire article »

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ISPO Highlights: Top 11 Ski Touring Stories

ISPO Highlights: Top 11 Ski Touring Stories

We all know that ski touring has hit the mainstream fast and hard in recent years but nothing reinforces the growth and power of the backcountry ski industry like a visit to ISPO. The evidence is everywhere for all to see with more and more brands getting in on the uphill action as the main players continue to innovate at speed. Here are just a couple of handfuls of the many fascinating ski touring stories we … Read entire article »

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Rab reveals spring/summer 2016 range

Rab reveals spring/summer 2016 range

Rab have revealed their new spring/summer 2016 line, which includes their lightest ever alpine waterproof, a revamped sleeping bag collection, and an entire range dedicated to rock climbing. Rab have also launched their Alpine Defined campaign which focuses on creating products that are the lightest possible for their intended function, without compromising protection or durability. Some highlights of the spring/summer line include the Flashpoint jacket, Interval long sleeve tee, and Fulcrum pants. The men and women’s Flashpoint jacket … Read entire article »

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Rab introduces new Cirrus insulation

Rab introduces new Cirrus insulation

Rab have introduced their new Cirrus insulation in their winter 2015 collection. Cirrus is synthetic technology that mimics natural down. The synthetic fibres dry quickly and provide the same warmth-to-weight as 600FP duck down. The winter 2015 collection will include Rab’s new Nebula and Nimbus which will use Cirrus technology, offering the warmth and low weight of natural down jackets, as well as being water resilient and fast-drying. The Nebula jacket features a Pertex Endurance shell for increased … Read entire article »

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Peak Mountaineering’s Blog: Stok Kangri 2015 Expedition in numbers

Peak Mountaineering’s Blog: Stok Kangri 2015 Expedition in numbers

Whether it was Hannibal and his many elephants crossing the Alps or Ueli Steck’s sub three-hour ascent of the Eiger North Face, all great adventure success stories are really nothing to do with personal toil or breaking down psychological and physical barriers in the face of adversity. They are all, just like the success of the 2015 Trek & Mountain Stok Kangri expedition, really just about generating interesting statistics. So, revealed for the first time and … Read entire article »

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