Fremont, Calif.- Brooks-Range Mountaineering, manufacturer of innovative and high-quality backcountry and outdoor equipment and accessories, introduces its all-new 2015 line of apparel. Brooks-Range technical apparel is designed to meet the demands of mountaineers, climbers and outdoor enthusiasts, keeping them dry and warm wherever their backcountry adventures may take them. Designed with utility, safety and comfort for professional guides and recreational adventurers alike, Brooks-Range is committed to maximizing everyone’s enjoyment and safety in the mountains.
Fall 2015 will include sixteen new pieces including hardshell jackets and pants, down, fleece, and wool stand-alone and insulating pieces and synthetic baselayers.
The Armor collection, Brooks-Range’s technical hardshell line, is designed for men and women seeking the highest level of performance and breathability available. The Armor collection, has been revamped for 2015 with Polartec® NeoShell, an extremely lightweight, waterproof, breathable and durable fabric that serves to protect outdoor enthusiasts from the most punishing conditions from negative temperatures to high alpine winds. The Armor collection includes new men’s and women’s options including the Armor Jacket, Lt. Armor Jacket and Armor Pants.
Men’s and Women’s Armor and Lt. Armor Jacket
The men’s and women’s Armor Jackets are made with Polartec® NeoShell® fabric and feature a DWR finish and fully taped seams for additional durability and weather protection. Brooks-Range’s Armor Jackets will keep you warm and dry even during torrential downpours in the mountains. Polartec® NeoShell® is not only waterproof, it is also highly breathable, keeping you from being drenched with sweat from the inside, even during highly aerobic activities. Additionally, the Armor Jacket features a Flow Vent System® to allow air in while moving. The Lt. Armor Jackets feature Brooks-Range’s 30d Nylon waterproof breathable 20,000mm/20,000g a with DWR finish for additional weather protection. Armor JacketMSRP: $499.95, Lt. Armor Jacket MSRP:$289.95
Men’s and Women’s Armor Pants
Also constructed with Polartec® NeoShell® fabric and a DWR finish, the men’s and women’s Armor Pants will protect the user in the harshest conditions. Other features include YKK® water resistant zippers, an adjustable waist belt, and full side zip for easy on and off. MSRP: $399.95
Men’s and Women’s Down Sweater
The Down Sweater was developed for users looking for the ultimate in warmth and protection and is an essential layer for travel in the backcounry. Constructed with 10d Nylon and DownTek® waterproof down technology, Brooks-Range’s Down Sweater will keep you warm on the coldest of days. Featuring 800 Fill goose down and DWR finish for additional weather protection. MSRP: $249.95
Women’s Swift Jacket and Swift Hoody
Stay warm wearing the women’s Swift Jacket constructed with Polartec® Power Stretch® fabric for optimal warmth and protection. Featuring gussets under the arm for ease of movement and hard face Power Stretch® allowing for extra layers to slide on quick and easily. Other features include Tuck away thumb loops, easy to grab cord adjustments and an adjustable hem cord. Swift Jacket MSRP: $159.95, Swift Hoody MSRP: $179.95
Men’s and Women’s Hybrid Wool Jacket
Made with Polartec® Alpha insulation in the body and Polartec® Power Wool in the arms, the Hybrid Wool Jacket is designed to be worn as a mid layer or outer layer. The Lightweight 20d shell fabric in the body protects the user from wind while staying breathable. Offered in new stunning colors such as fiery orange and fig. MSRP: $249.95
Men’s and Women’s Wool LS and SS Shirt
Staying dry and warm in the backcountry is essential for both comfort and survival. Constructed with Polartec® Power Dry® Technology, the men’s and women’s Long Sleeve and Short Sleeve Wool shirts will wick away moisture keeping the user dry and warm. The quick drying material feels luxurious, yet holds up in the most severe conditions. The flatlock stitching provides added comfort contributing to superior performance and excellent stretch. Offered in new colors such as grass and limelight. Wool SS Shirt MSRP: $69.95, Wool LS Shirt MSRP: $79.95
Brooks-Range Mountaineering Equipment Co. offers an innovative, top-quality selection of backcountry and outdoor equipment, gear, apparel and tools for professional guides, recreational travelers and users alike for a safe and enjoyable mountain experience. Brooks-Range equipment is tested and trusted by their team of ambassadors comprised of the world’s top mountaineering, avalanche and outdoor experts. Designed with utility, comfort and safety in mind, Brooks-Range also promotes education and safety in the wilderness by supporting a variety of organizations. Mainly produced in the USA, Brooks-Range can be found at outdoor retail shops nationwide and online at www.brooks-range.com.
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