Canada Goose, Jackets. Canada Goose: the 2015 Winter Jackets. Posted on Categories Apparel·CityTags , Leave a comment on Canada Goose: the 2015 Winter Jackets

Canada Goose: the 2015 Winter Jackets

Canada Goose is well known for making extremely high quality clothes that will keep you warm in the coldest weathers. Founded in Toronto in the 50s, the company first began to produce wool vests, rain jackets and snowmobile suits. Later, the organisation was in charge of the team of scientists who traveled accross Antartica, in … Read more ›

Birkenstock, Brixton, RAINS, Ray-Ban. Street style #1, Catherine on a summer day. Posted on Categories Apparel·CityTags , , , Leave a comment on Street style #1, Catherine on a summer day

Street style #1, Catherine on a summer day

Here at Altitude-sports, our team loves to dress well. We can easily say that on a daily basis, many different streetwear styles can be observed, creating the perfect occasion to show off a few of them. Let’s start with Catherine.   Q. What’s your job? A. Product content Coordinator Q. In which neighborhood do you … Read more ›

Florsheim. The Buyer Notes: Florsheim. Posted on Categories Apparel·CityTags Leave a comment on The Buyer Notes: Florsheim

The Buyer Notes: Florsheim

Chicago-based since 1892, Florsheim has built its entire reputation off the quality and comfort their shoes provide. In their early beginnings, the brand produced shoes for the American soldiers deployed during the war against Spain, First and Second World Wars, thus becoming a symbol of national pride. Whilst the production wasn’t dedicated to the war … Read more ›

RAINS. The Buyer Notes: RAINS. Posted on Categories Apparel·CityTags Leave a comment on The Buyer Notes: RAINS

The Buyer Notes: RAINS

This Fall Altitude-sports.com welcomes the Danish brand RAINS. Obviously enough, this company focuses on rain coats and accessories. With their minimal cut, urban look and interesting choice of classic colors, RAINS’ selection of coats easily fit in our constantly growing collection of urban technical apparel. Ladies and gents, bring your autumn wardrobe to the next level … Read more ›

Headhaus. An Interview with HeadHaus Cycling Caps. Posted on Categories Apparel·CityTags Leave a comment on An Interview with HeadHaus Cycling Caps

An Interview with HeadHaus Cycling Caps

We sat down with Emilie, the owner (and ferocious cyclist) behind HeadHaus cycling caps. There isn’t much to know, really; if you like funky, one-off caps made right here in Montreal by a tremendously cool and motivated person, then grab a coffee and stay a while. You’ll learn what makes her tick, and get a … Read more ›

Nixon, Opinel. Étienne’s Everyday Carry. Posted on Categories City·EquipmentTags , 1 Comment on Étienne’s Everyday Carry

Étienne’s Everyday Carry

Here is what you will find in my ‘pockets’ during my everyday escapades. These are objects that are intimate to me in that I feel naked without them. I say pockets, but we understand each other that I commute by bike to work and so my pockets include my small backpack. If you like classic … Read more ›

Louis Garneau. The Altitude-sports.com X Louis Garneau custom bike kit. Posted on Categories Apparel·CityTags Leave a comment on The Altitude-sports.com X Louis Garneau custom bike kit

The Altitude-sports.com X Louis Garneau custom bike kit

Searching for a new bicycle jersey and bib combo in early winter may not be what everyone does, but in my case, with 3 spinning classes per week to keep me in shape for the 2015 race season, I need all the bike kits I can get my hands on.   And so I decided … Read more ›

Mackage, Nobis, Winter. THE HIGH LEVEL OPPONENTS: NOBIS VS MACKAGE. Posted on Categories Apparel·CityTags , , Leave a comment on THE HIGH LEVEL OPPONENTS: NOBIS VS MACKAGE

THE HIGH LEVEL OPPONENTS: NOBIS VS MACKAGE

Like I mentioned in my previous blog post, I am lucky enough to work at Altitude-sports.com and be able to test products (especially coats). I can honestly tell you that no one has to twist my arm when the opportunity presents itself! This time, I went with what I love most in terms of personal … Read more ›

Canada Goose, Moose Knuckles, Winter. MORE WINTER JACKETS: MOOSE KNUCKLES 3/4 VS CANADA GOOSE MONTEBELLO. Posted on Categories Apparel·CityTags , , Leave a comment on MORE WINTER JACKETS: MOOSE KNUCKLES 3/4 VS CANADA GOOSE MONTEBELLO

MORE WINTER JACKETS: MOOSE KNUCKLES 3/4 VS CANADA GOOSE MONTEBELLO

Winter is here, and I have to tell you that as a French person, I do not take this lightly! Even more than the weather itself, what caused me the most anxiety was to think that I had to find THE winter jacket to survive my very first Canadian winter. True, I am very fortunate … Read more ›

Canada Goose, Winter. The Canada Goose Burnett Jacket Review. Posted on Categories Apparel·CityTags , Leave a comment on The Canada Goose Burnett Jacket Review

The Canada Goose Burnett Jacket Review

Bottom Line: The Canada Goose Burnett is a truly versatile jacket. You’ll appreciate its warmth and functionality on cold winter days and its modern, urban style for nights out on the town. So whether it’s a brisk walk on a snowy afternoon or a leisurely late supper at your favourite restaurant, the Burnett Jacket will … Read more ›

Moose Knuckles. Testing out the Moose Knuckles Stirling Parka. Posted on Categories Apparel·CityTags Leave a comment on Testing out the Moose Knuckles Stirling Parka

Testing out the Moose Knuckles Stirling Parka

Looking for a winter jacket with a fun twist like pompoms and a nice fur ruff on the hood? Look no further: the Moose Knucles women’s Stirling Parka is made entirely in Canada (check out the men’s version here). It’s insulated with duck down and the blue fox fur will give you a very trendy … Read more ›

Canada Goose, Mackage. COMPARING THE CANADA GOOSE KENSINGTON AND THE MACKAGE BRIGID. Posted on Categories Apparel·CityTags , 2 Comments on COMPARING THE CANADA GOOSE KENSINGTON AND THE MACKAGE BRIGID

COMPARING THE CANADA GOOSE KENSINGTON AND THE MACKAGE BRIGID

The Kensington is a popular Canada Goose model, and for many reasons. First off, it is available in an array of colors, from black to flamingo pink, brick red to pale grey. Then, there is the design. The length is perfect for women who do not want their thighs to freeze. We know it is … Read more ›