Arc’teryx, Canada Goose, Kanuk, Mackage, Nobis, Quartz Co., Soia & Kyo. Canadian Made Winter Coats. Posted on Categories Apparel·CityTags , , , , , , 14 Comments on Canadian Made Winter Coats

Canadian Made Winter Coats

Everyone has their favorites brands which are strategically chosen for various reasons which can be directly related to the style of the products, the materials used or even their origin. More and more brands are choosing to use domestically sourced materials and fabrics in order to contribute to the growth of their country’s economy and … Read more ›

Nau. Nau: Eco-Friendly Designs and the Future of Sustainable Clothing. Posted on Categories Apparel·CityTags Leave a comment on Nau: Eco-Friendly Designs and the Future of Sustainable Clothing

Nau: Eco-Friendly Designs and the Future of Sustainable Clothing

Portland is a progressive city. It’s renowned for a blend of do-it-yourself startups, craft breweries, and as headquarters for multiple athletic companies. In 2007, a former Portland-based executive decided to start an eco-friendly clothing and outerwear brand, drawing inspiration from a trip to Polynesia. The executive chose a name inspired by the Maori greeting “Nau … Read more ›

Timberland. Timberland Men’s Flyroam Go Knit Oxford Shoe Reviewed. Posted on Categories City·FootwearTags Leave a comment on Timberland Men’s Flyroam Go Knit Oxford Shoe Reviewed

Timberland Men’s Flyroam Go Knit Oxford Shoe Reviewed

The Timberland Flyroam Go Knit Oxford shoe is not exactly what springs to mind when you hear the word “Timberland.” More likely, you’ll picture tan high-top leathers in the brand’s signature monocoque style and aggressive sole. The construction boot has been around so long it actually gave its name to the company. Shop Timberland Our review … Read more ›

Osprey. Osprey: the Arcane Collection. Posted on Categories City·EquipmentTags Leave a comment on Osprey: the Arcane Collection

Osprey: the Arcane Collection

Urban minimalism In the adventure backpack world, Osprey reigns supreme. Powerful long-haul carriers; light, technical trekking and hiking packs; transportation solutions of all kinds: Osprey is the sure thing for carrying comfort, functionality and durability. We were pleasantly surprised when they announced their new fall line of urban, streamlined, intelligently-designed packs. Let’s dig into the … Read more ›

UBR. UBR Winter Apparel: Minimalist, High-Performance Scandinavian Design. Posted on Categories Apparel·CityTags Leave a comment on UBR Winter Apparel: Minimalist, High-Performance Scandinavian Design

UBR Winter Apparel: Minimalist, High-Performance Scandinavian Design

When searching for your next luxury parka or storm coat, Scandinavia’s selection of clothing brands should be at the top of your list. Hailing from Oslo, UBR is a new winter apparel brand from one of the region’s most affluent cities. The Norwegian capital is renowned for its culture, futuristic architecture, and design heritage. It’s … Read more ›

Canada Goose. Canada Goose’s Best Lightweight Down Jackets. Posted on Categories Apparel·CityTags Leave a comment on Canada Goose’s Best Lightweight Down Jackets

Canada Goose’s Best Lightweight Down Jackets

Transitional seasons leave a lot of guesswork when choosing the right thing to wear. For autumn’s unpredictability, Canada Goose had created an extensive new line of  lightweight down jacket, striking a balance between style and warmth for your seasonal urban activities. To help you make the right choice among their different models, here are our … Read more ›

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 ›