ACC, Running. ACC Running Club: an interview with club founder & Altitude Sports Buyer Simon Pelletier-Marcotte. Posted on Categories CityTags , Leave a comment on ACC Running Club: an interview with club founder & Altitude Sports Buyer Simon Pelletier-Marcotte

ACC Running Club: an interview with club founder & Altitude Sports Buyer Simon Pelletier-Marcotte

We at Altitude Sports are all-season runners – but spring and summer are when we hit the streets in numbers. Our new ACC club welcomes any runner, no matter your level. This year we’ll be involved in the sponsorship of running events, holding product testing clinics across Quebec, and showing up almost any place where … Read more ›

Wolverine. Well Worth It: Shopping for High-End Footwear. Posted on Categories City·FootwearTags Leave a comment on Well Worth It: Shopping for High-End Footwear

Well Worth It: Shopping for High-End Footwear

Buying high-end footwear might seem like an extravagance, but never under-estimate a good pair of shoes or boots built to last. We love these five luxury footwear brands. They’re full of style, but more importantly they are built on comfort, quality and durability. Discover our urban footwear collection Grenson Grenson continues to offer elegant leather … Read more ›

Backpacks. 5 Backpacks Made For the Urban Commuter. Posted on Categories City·EquipmentTags 2 Comments on 5 Backpacks Made For the Urban Commuter

5 Backpacks Made For the Urban Commuter

Whether you’re traveling by car or you stick to public transit, having a reliable bag that you can carry all your daily necessities in is essential. While hip bags are becoming all the rage, backpacks still offer a more convenient carrying capacity and are perfect for your day-to-day routine. An added bonus? They double as excellent overnight bags for those well-deserved weekends away and are super practical. If your … Read more ›

Arc’teryx, Canada Goose, Mackage, Nobis, Quartz Co., The North Face, Winter. Most Popular Men’s Coats For February 2019. Posted on Categories Apparel·CityTags , , , , , , 5 Comments on Most Popular Men’s Coats For February 2019

Most Popular Men’s Coats For February 2019

Mornings are becoming crisper and the leaves continue to cover the roads in a crispy mosaic of colour. The season for cold nights and snowy wonderlands is on the horizon meaning it’s time to begin the search for the perfect winter jacket. To add a little ease to your winter jacket search, we’ve gathered the … Read more ›

Arc’teryx, Canada Goose, Mackage, Quartz Co., The North Face, Winter. Most Popular Women’s Coats For February 2018. Posted on Categories Apparel·CityTags , , , , , 6 Comments on Most Popular Women’s Coats For February 2018

Most Popular Women’s Coats For February 2018

With winter temperature still on the horizon if you still haven’t found your perfect winter coat, it’s time to continue the search. Something that fits just right, looks great and provides just the right amount of warmth is crucial so to help you get on the right track, we’ve gathered our most popular winter coats for … Read more ›

Arc’teryx, Canada Goose, Kanuk, Mackage, The North Face, Winter. Best Winter Jackets For Extreme Canadian Winters. Posted on Categories Apparel·Buying Guides·CityTags , , , , , 12 Comments on Best Winter Jackets For Extreme Canadian Winters

Best Winter Jackets For Extreme Canadian Winters

The once voluptuous trees are bare, the air is crisp and the car window scrapers have surfaced. That’s right, it’s that time of year again folks! Winter is approaching and so are the cold temperatures. Instead of hibernating inside your cozy house wrapped up in multiple blankets, wool sweaters and socks, find yourself a warm … Read more ›

Canada Goose, Fjällräven, Nobis, UBR. How Should a Winter Coat Fit?. Posted on Categories Apparel·Buying Guides·CityTags , , , 9 Comments on How Should a Winter Coat Fit?

How Should a Winter Coat Fit?

One of the essentials to enjoying a cold winter season wherever you are is a winter jacket that keeps you comfortably warm. Whether you are the type of person who is almost always cold or you are the type who is generally always at a comfortable temperature, the fit of your jacket plays a big … Read more ›

Nobis. Our most popular men’s and women’s Nobis winter parkas. Posted on Categories Apparel·CityTags Leave a comment on Our most popular men’s and women’s Nobis winter parkas

Our most popular men’s and women’s Nobis winter parkas

Freezing Canadian winters demand the warmth of a sophisticated down parka. Thankfully, Nobis (which in Latin means ‘us’) has over a decade of expertise designing men’s and women’s winter apparel in Toronto for freezing northern weather. Their refined collection of jackets, coats, and accessories continues to elevate and resonate, but in this feature, we’ll focus … Read more ›

Kombi. Kombi’s Elite & Metro Lines Rethink Winter Handwear. Posted on Categories City·Equipment·OutdoorsTags Leave a comment on Kombi’s Elite & Metro Lines Rethink Winter Handwear

Kombi’s Elite & Metro Lines Rethink Winter Handwear

Kombi knows cold. Founded in Montreal by the family that still runs it, Kombi has been equipping people against freezing temperatures since 1961. Everyone notices the number of Kombi kids’ mitts keeping little hands dry and warm in the schoolyard. Mittens and gloves for adults are soaring in popularity too. This season Kombi introduces two … Read more ›

Quartz Co., Winter. Altitude Sports X Quartz Co.: The Urban Winter Parka Made with Milkweed. Posted on Categories Apparel·CityTags , 6 Comments on Altitude Sports X Quartz Co.: The Urban Winter Parka Made with Milkweed

Altitude Sports X Quartz Co.: The Urban Winter Parka Made with Milkweed

Introducing world-exclusive milkweed parkas made through a collaboration between Quartz Co., Altitude Sports and Monark™ for the third year. Made in Canada, these parkas will ensure optimal warmth and showcase the clean style of the Quartz Co. brand. With this collaboration, we want to offer our customers a sleek winter parka that showcases the fashionable designs of … Read more ›

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Arc’teryx Veilance: the Forefront of Design

Arc’teryx launched Veilance in 2009 to create precision, performing apparel for a contemporary urban lifestyle. Veilance offers minimalist form, clean lines, and a city-bound aesthetic while drawing from the advanced engineering and technical ingenuity Arc’teryx is known for. The result is one of the world’s leading brands and looks. Everything about Veilance leads back to … Read more ›

Quartz Co.. JS X Quartz Co. | Inspired by Japan, Influenced by Canadian Winters. Posted on Categories Apparel·CityTags Leave a comment on JS X Quartz Co. | Inspired by Japan, Influenced by Canadian Winters

JS X Quartz Co. | Inspired by Japan, Influenced by Canadian Winters

Jean-Philippe Robert, CEO of Quartz Co. in Montreal, is used to visiting Japan. We at Altitude Sports followed him during his latest trip to discover his favourite hidden gems in Tokyo. On a late autumn day the two of us set out wandering Tokyo, I with my camera, both of us wearing our JS X … Read more ›