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  • National Cleanup Day is tomorrow. If you're participating, make sure to tag your photos with #trashtag, a movement created by Steven Reinhold of Appalachian Adventure Company. Find a cleanup event in your area at nationalcleanupday.org.
  • Outdoor Retailer registration opens: Attending the Outdoor + Snow Show in January 2020? Registration opened this week. Retail Buyers, Importer/Distributors and Designers can register for FREE until Dec. 13.
"I'm thrilled to be packing up two key garments (from the archive - aka - my back hall closet) to be included in "Iconic Performance Apparel," an exhibit that pays homage to 50+ years of performance apparel innovation being held in conjunction with the Functional Fabric Fair in Portland, OR Oct. 22-23," Gall wrote.

"I'm thrilled to be packing up two key garments (from the archive - aka - my back hall closet) to be included in "Iconic Performance Apparel," an exhibit that pays homage to 50+ years of performance apparel innovation being held in conjunction with the Functional Fabric Fair in Portland, OR Oct. 22-23," Gall wrote.

  • Flashback Friday: Poppy Gall, who along with Carolyn Cooke, in 1998 co-founded Isis, the now defunct but groundbreaking women’s apparel brand, posted this on Facebook recently (see above) that she was packing up a snazzy purple and gold shell ensemble from the Isis archives to ship to the Functional Fabric Fair happening in Portland, Oregon, Oct. 22 to 23.
  • Unexpected death: Ski mountaineer Davo Karnicar, the first person to ski from the summit of Mount Everest to the base camp, died in an accident in his hometown of Jezersko, Slovenia. He was crushed by a tree while trying to cut it down.
  • 2019 Polartec Apex Awards: Winners include Burton, Giro, Dudley, Santini, Crazy Idea, and more. View the full list of winners here.

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