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Growing a Revolution—Patagonia, Regenerative Agriculture, and Saving the Planet

Can agriculture save the planet? That’s what Patagonia believes. Patagonia is the outdoor company that’s made battling climate change their front line. Even their slogan states it: We’re in business to save the planet.   I certainly didn’t expect to find myself on a farm up to my elbows in earth, gardening with the precursors to … Read more ›

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10 Best Swimsuits for Travelling in 2020

It’s that time of year where everyone is fed up of clearing the snow from their driveway. Tired of maneuvering through snow and ice to get to work. In other words, it’s that time of year when cabin fever sets in and we’re all itching to get somewhere tropical, where we can swap the cold … Read more ›

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8 Best Running Pants and Tights for Winter Running

Tired of sitting around watching those 4 season runners take their stride in winter? All you need is a good pair of running pants or tights and you’ll be ready to go. Whether you’re running in winter, on cold summer days or windy fall afternoons, a good pair of running tights are essential for running … Read more ›

Canada Goose, Marmot, Patagonia, The North Face. Top 10 Jackets to Wear to Igloofest. Posted on Categories Buying GuidesTags , , , Leave a comment on Top 10 Jackets to Wear to Igloofest

Top 10 Jackets to Wear to Igloofest

Only in Montreal could you find an EDM festival held during the coldest month of the year. Here, we really know what it’s like to party at -15°C. And we know how to stay warm while showing off our carefully-selected retro/space-age look that’ll stand out in the crowd. So without further ado, here’s our top … Read more ›

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Kanuk—A Turn to the New

Kanuk winter jackets seem to be everywhere these days. And with reason. A Montreal icon for over 50 years, Kanuk felt an overhaul was needed—something fresh, younger more dynamic, while still holding onto their DNA. A successful transformation by all metrics. Quality, Montreal Style Let’s dive into the reasons Kanuk had built up such a … Read more ›

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Canada Goose vs Arc’teryx—the Showdown

What are more iconic Canadian brands than Canada Goose and Arc’teryx? Arc’teryx, born in the Coast Mountains, offers minimalist style and technical performance, answering the needs of athletes and urbanites alike. Canada Goose gives you powerfully-warm urban style forged from polar expeditions up north. Which one to choose? Canada Goose vs Arc’teryx will answer all … Read more ›

Rab. In The Mountains With Rab: Technical Clothing For Extreme Conditions. Posted on Categories Apparel·Outdoors·UncategorizedTags Leave a comment on In The Mountains With Rab: Technical Clothing For Extreme Conditions

In The Mountains With Rab: Technical Clothing For Extreme Conditions

Buenos Aires, 1973. Rab Carrington, the Scottish climber and mountaineer is preparing to head out for the mountains of Patagonia when he finds out that his equipment got lost in transit. Knowing that he couldn’t venture into the great outdoors without his gear, he learned how to make his own sleeping bags. Rab was born … Read more ›

Icebreaker. Avoiding the Plastic Vortex with icebreaker—One Swim & Panel Discussion at a Time. Posted on Categories UncategorizedTags Leave a comment on Avoiding the Plastic Vortex with icebreaker—One Swim & Panel Discussion at a Time

Avoiding the Plastic Vortex with icebreaker—One Swim & Panel Discussion at a Time

Feel like swimming through a huge pile of trash floating in the Pacific Ocean? That’s what icebreaker ambassador Ben Lecomte did with his Vortex Swim team in June 2019. Their destination was the infamous Pacific Trash Vortex in the Pacific Ocean somewhere between California and Japan. Ben swam more than 300 nautical miles towards it. … Read more ›

. Back to School 2019: The Essentials For Surviving A New Year At University. Posted on Categories City·EquipmentLeave a comment on Back to School 2019: The Essentials For Surviving A New Year At University

Back to School 2019: The Essentials For Surviving A New Year At University

When it comes to the start of a new semester at University, you’re either looking forward to it or dreading it. It leaves no one indifferent. For some, it’s a snap back to reality, a curtain call on summer. For others, it’s the moment they’ve been waiting for when they can finally bust out their … Read more ›