RAINS, Stutterheim. RAINS & Stutterheim: Urban And Unisex Raincoats. Posted on Categories ApparelTags , Leave a comment on RAINS & Stutterheim: Urban And Unisex Raincoats

RAINS & Stutterheim: Urban And Unisex Raincoats

We said it already, but we – at Altitude Sports – have a soft spot for Scandinavian brands. More specifically, we think that RAINS and Stutterheim often stand out because of their capacity to bring their products to another level. Always in simplicity, the technical design is made for wet and humid climates – while … Read more ›

Canada Goose, Fjällräven, Harricana. The Winter Aviator Hat: Comfort & Timeless Style. Posted on Categories ApparelTags , , Leave a comment on The Winter Aviator Hat: Comfort & Timeless Style

The Winter Aviator Hat: Comfort & Timeless Style

If there’s one winter accessory that will never go out of style, it’s for sure the aviator hat. Originally used in long expeditions or in extreme conditions, this type of hat is one of the most resistant – but mostly comfortable accessory that you can wear this winter. For years, it looks has been adapting … Read more ›

Fjällräven, The North Face. The North Face’s ThermoBall Hooded Parka VS Fjällräven’s Snow Flake. Posted on Categories ApparelTags , Leave a comment on The North Face’s ThermoBall Hooded Parka VS Fjällräven’s Snow Flake

The North Face’s ThermoBall Hooded Parka VS Fjällräven’s Snow Flake

The North Face’s ThermoBall Hooded Parka The most valuable feature of this jacket is that it uses the ThermoBall technology, developed by The North Face. For those who aren’t familiar with the concept, it is an insulation system created in partnership with PrimaLoft. To make it simple, ThermoBall imitates down insulation – and is even … Read more ›

Arc’teryx, The North Face. Arc’teryx Cerium LT VS The North Face Thermoball Hoodie. Posted on Categories ApparelTags , 1 Comment on Arc’teryx Cerium LT VS The North Face Thermoball Hoodie

Arc’teryx Cerium LT VS The North Face Thermoball Hoodie

The North Face’s Thermoball Hoodie   For those who aren’t familiar with the Thermoball technology, the concept is fairly simple. It is an insulation developed by The North Face, in collaboration with Primaloft. It imitates down insulation’s capacity of expanding and compressing. However – contrarily to down, Thermoball will keep you warm, even if it … Read more ›

Bergans of Norway, Fjällräven, Norrona, RAINS, Stutterheim, Swims, Tretorn. Our Scandinavian brands: for a modern, urban and nordic style. Posted on Categories ApparelTags , , , , , , Leave a comment on Our Scandinavian brands: for a modern, urban and nordic style

Our Scandinavian brands: for a modern, urban and nordic style

Over the past five years, Scandinavian brands and designers have left a mark on the fashion industry. Internationally speaking, we are used to the French and Italian brands when it comes to European fashion, but we can now notice a growing popularity for Swedish, Finnish, Norwegian and Danish clothes. The reason why people like Northern-European … Read more ›

Camping, NEMO Equipment, Therm-a-Rest. A Mattresses Review: NEMO Equipment’s Tensor 20R Mummy Insulated VS Therm-A-Rest’s EvoLite. Posted on Categories EquipmentTags , , 4 Comments on A Mattresses Review: NEMO Equipment’s Tensor 20R Mummy Insulated VS Therm-A-Rest’s EvoLite

A Mattresses Review: NEMO Equipment’s Tensor 20R Mummy Insulated VS Therm-A-Rest’s EvoLite

A good camp mattress / sleeping pad is essential if you plan on spending a night or a few days out in the woods. Trust me, your back will thank you. I recently had the chance to go test (a.k.a sleep on) the NEMO Equipment’s Tensor 20R Mummy Insulated and the Therm-A-Rest’s EvoLite, two ultra-lights … Read more ›

Timex. TIMEX Watches : Urban, Refined & Athletic. Posted on Categories EquipmentTags Leave a comment on TIMEX Watches : Urban, Refined & Athletic

TIMEX Watches : Urban, Refined & Athletic

We mostly know TIMEX for their sport watches and fitness bracelets. However, they also have a great selection of urban-oriented products and accessories. Whether it be with a colored strap or a classic style, it’s pretty easy to find a watch that will suit you and all your daily needs. Plus, a good amount of … Read more ›

BN3TH, Icebreaker, MyPakage, SAXX Underwear. Saxx Underwear, MyPakage & Icebreaker: High-End Boxers. Posted on Categories ApparelTags , , , Leave a comment on Saxx Underwear, MyPakage & Icebreaker: High-End Boxers

Saxx Underwear, MyPakage & Icebreaker: High-End Boxers

Like Vince was telling us the other day, it’s pretty hard to go back to regular underwear once you enjoyed the comfort of great quality ones. ” The day I first tried a top quality boxer I knew I would never go back to the disappointment and frustration caused by poor quality underwear. Same thing … Read more ›

Running. Top 5 Montreal Running Routes. Posted on Categories OutdoorsTags Leave a comment on Top 5 Montreal Running Routes

Top 5 Montreal Running Routes

Running is great. Running with a view is even better. With great weather around the corner, no more excuses not to step out outside and hit the roads and trails. Get outdoor, put these shoes on and go! Before doing anything, however, look up our running section for the essential gear.   Shoes & Clothing … Read more ›