Salomon. Interview with Jean-Philippe Lalonde, Lifestyle Footwear Program Manager at Salomon. Posted on Categories City·FootwearTags Leave a comment on Interview with Jean-Philippe Lalonde, Lifestyle Footwear Program Manager at Salomon

Interview with Jean-Philippe Lalonde, Lifestyle Footwear Program Manager at Salomon

Salomon is best known for their trail running shoes. Ever been to a trail race? Most athletes will be sporting Salomons. It’s not for nothing they’re a major player in that universe. Over the last couple of years, Salomon is being seen in a distinctly different environment: the city. From Montreal’s hip Mile End to … Read more ›

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Stylish Men’s Jackets for Urban Adventures this Fall

Fall weather calls for fall fashion, and with it comes the need for the right fall jacket. You can compliment any sophisticated outfit with a sleek jacket for a day at the office or a weekend dinner party. You can even bring out the look of your favourite leather boots with a sophisticated fall coat. … Read more ›

Biking & Cycling, Louis Garneau. Perseverance and innovations: Interview with cyclist Louis Garneau. Posted on Categories City·Equipment·OutdoorsTags , Leave a comment on Perseverance and innovations: Interview with cyclist Louis Garneau

Perseverance and innovations: Interview with cyclist Louis Garneau

We had the chance to meet Louis Garneau during the launch of our new ‘Altitude Sports X Garneau’ collection. The world-renowned athlete was kind enough to answer a few questions about his company, the oldest cycling brand in North America. Shop Garneau Altitude Sports: How did you transition from cyclist to businessman? Louis Garneau: I … Read more ›

Pixie Mood. Pixie Mood: Fashion with Compassion. Posted on Categories CityTags Leave a comment on Pixie Mood: Fashion with Compassion

Pixie Mood: Fashion with Compassion

A few years ago, Kelvin and Chloe made the crazy bet to quit their routine job at IBM and start a business. The idea was not so far-fetched, in the end, because they ended up with the creation of Pixie Mood. Based in Toronto, the brand is recognized for its products full of charm and color and … Read more ›

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Top Raincoats to Wear with a Suit

Showing up to work sopping wet can put a negative vibe on anyone’s day so a reliable raincoat is essential. Finding a raincoat suitable for hiking can be a lot easier than finding one that works well with your Monday to Friday work attire although it isn’t impossible. For the dapper gentlemen who spend their … Read more ›

. Celebrate Canada Day with Discounts & Contests. Posted on Categories Apparel·City·Equipment·OutdoorsLeave a comment on Celebrate Canada Day with Discounts & Contests

Celebrate Canada Day with Discounts & Contests

At Altitude Sports, we are particularly proud of our origins and to celebrate Canada Day on July 1st, we decided to put our local brands in the spotlight. For the occasion, we offer you week-long discounts of up to 30% on many of our Canadian brands, as well as products designed and produced here in … Read more ›

Running. East Laurier Running Club Presents the Bridge MTL 10km Race. Posted on Categories CityTags 1 Comment on East Laurier Running Club Presents the Bridge MTL 10km Race

East Laurier Running Club Presents the Bridge MTL 10km Race

Grab your running shoes and your favourite reflective running apparel and get ready to run – at night. On Saturday, June 2nd, the East Laurier Running Club presents the Bridge MTL 10km race sponsored by Altitude Sports, Stance, prAna and Ciele Athletics. Round up your running friends and storm the night for the first edition of … Read more ›

FairPlay. Fairplay: When Style & Comfort Collide. Posted on Categories Apparel·CityTags Leave a comment on Fairplay: When Style & Comfort Collide

Fairplay: When Style & Comfort Collide

It’s no secret that one of this season’s trends is streetwear reinvented. Soft fabrics, clean lines and casual looks, this spring combine comfort and style in everyday clothes without moderation. After Obey and Publish, Altitude Sports invites you to discover Fairplay, its latest novelty in urban fashion. Discover Fairplay T-shirt Official Shop T-shirt Official Shop … Read more ›

Arc’teryx, Cocotte Equipment, Dakine, Patagonia, RAINS, SealLine. The Top Urban Bags & Backpacks for Wet Weather Commutes. Posted on Categories City·EquipmentTags , , , , , Leave a comment on The Top Urban Bags & Backpacks for Wet Weather Commutes

The Top Urban Bags & Backpacks for Wet Weather Commutes

As the days slowly get shorter and the sun sets earlier, the sombre weather settles in and the chance for a surprise shower during your commute increases. Whether you commute by bike, foot or public transit, arriving at work or class on time and drily is essential and sometimes an umbrella doesn’t quite cut it … Read more ›

. Don’t Miss the Altitude Sports Warehouse Sale. Posted on Categories City·Outdoors1 Comment on Don’t Miss the Altitude Sports Warehouse Sale

Don’t Miss the Altitude Sports Warehouse Sale

Want to renew your outdoor equipment with quality products at the cutting edge of technology? Or maybe you’re looking for trendy styles that will complement seasonal wardrobes … Altitude Sports has organized a huge warehouse sale in Montreal, an event not to be missed! From hiking boots to down parkas, you’ll find an impressive variety of … Read more ›

Canada Goose, Mackage, Nobis, Woolrich John Rich & Bros. Real Fur Has Imperfections, it is a Fact. Posted on Categories Apparel·CityTags , , , Leave a comment on Real Fur Has Imperfections, it is a Fact

Real Fur Has Imperfections, it is a Fact

In the past, fur was worn for warmth and survival as opposed to style. Worn correctly, the fur trim on a hood still provides additional protection against the cold. If you enjoy wearing fur for the style, it is important to know that like humans, animals are not perfect and there will be imperfections in … Read more ›

Boots, Merrell, Saucony, Sperry Top-Sider, Winter, Wolverine. With Vibram Arctic Grip™ Soles, You’ll Never Slip on Ice Again. Posted on Categories City·FootwearTags , , , , , 9 Comments on With Vibram Arctic Grip™ Soles, You’ll Never Slip on Ice Again

With Vibram Arctic Grip™ Soles, You’ll Never Slip on Ice Again

If you’re a Montrealer or you come from any other city with extreme winters, you may be familiar with the penguin shuffle; an ingenious technique used by the penguins to travel along icy terrain with minimal, slippery disasters. This effective technique works well but may extend your commute time so unless you’ve got all the … Read more ›