Yakima Teams Up with Poler with Limited-Edition SkyRise Rooftop Tent

Yakima X Poler SkyRise features Poler’s iconic camo pattern
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LAKE OSWEGO, Ore. - April 3, 2018 

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Oregon-based outdoor lifestyle companies Yakima Products and Poler Stuff have teamed up for the limited-edition SkyRise rooftop tent. The Yakima X Poler SkyRise is a new take on Yakima’s popular tent, featuring Poler’s signature fuzzy camo pattern.

“We’re longtime fans of Poler and their down-to-earth vibe, original style and Portland roots. Like Yakima, they’re all about getting outdoors your own way,” said Summer Henderson, Brand Director at Yakima. “It’s been fun combine our strengths and blend Poler’s unique style sense with our rack design expertise. Together, the Yakima X Poler SkyRise is the ideal set-up for the ultimate adventure mobile.”

Light, strong and easy to use, the SkyRise is perfect for weekend warriors, outdoor festivals and more. The rooftop tent sets up in just minutes and easily makes any terrain an overnight home – from rocky ground to a festival parking lot.

Thanks to the technologically-advanced materials and features, the SkyRise does more than just let people sleep off the ground: it also provides a premium camping experience, with a light tent body made of 210d nylon, a removable cover for an unparalleled view of the night sky, plus a cozy foam mattress.

“We’ve been waiting for the perfect opportunity to partner with Yakima, and the SkyRise blew us away. It’s our ideal for outdoor living: it’s fun, eye-catching and original, and it makes you want to get out there,” said Benji Wagner, Founder at Poler. “It was really cool to collaborate with them and find a way to add some Poler flare to the rooftop tent.”

To celebrate the launch, Yakima and Poler have teamed up with for a Spring Adventuremobile Giveaway, including the new Yakima X Poler SkyRise, a Yakima roof rack system, and some Poler favorites, including the Napsack and Rucksack. The contest runs through the end of May and can be found at yakima.com. Additionally, the brands will host a launch party on Friday, April 6 at Poler’s flagship store in Portland, Ore.

The Yakima X Poler SkyRise is available starting this month at Yakima.com and select specialty retailers, as well as Polerstuff.com and the brand’s flagship stores in Portland, Ore. and Laguna, Calif.

Features:

• Unique Poler green fuzzy camo print

• Easy to pitch design means less work and more play

• Thick, 2.5” wall-to-wall foam mattress provides cushy comfort and removable cover for easy cleaning

• Made from the same lightweight and breathable materials as backcountry tents - 210D nylon

• All windows and the two skylights have solid and mesh panels that zip open to improve ventilation and provide a view of the starry skies

• 210D nylon rainfly with PU coating protects you from the elements

• Aluminum poles are light, strong and pre-set to make pitching a breeze

• Tool-free vehicle mounts – no bolts required – means it’s easy to put on and quick to take off

• Locks to roof rack with SKS Lock Cores (included) for added security

• Ladder and all hardware are included for easy set up

• Dimensions: 56” x 96” x 48” (expanded); 56” x 48” x 12” (folded)

• Weight: 115 lbs.

• Sleeps 3 adults

• Static load capacity: 600 lbs.

• MSRP: $1,599.95

About Yakima

Yakima Products, Inc. is a world leader in vehicle racks and cargo solutions for a variety of consumers, from outdoor enthusiasts to car aficionados. The company offers variety of cargo management products, including racks for bikes, boats, ski equipment and other gear, cargo boxes and bags, rooftop tents and awnings, and high performance multi-sport trailers. Yakima Products, Inc. is headquartered in Lake Oswego, Oregon. For more information, visit www.yakima.com.

About Poler

Poler Outdoor Stuff is a brand created to bridge the gap between action sports and traditional outdoor activities, recognizing that a modern active outdoor lifestyle encompasses them both. We make stuff for the roamers and seekers, the nomads and the vagabonds. It’s for people that wonder why everyone is trying to pretend they are going to do first ascents on alpine peaks instead of celebrating the fact that they are having adventures that are awesome in their own way. Our products combine classic design with modern materials and functionality, gear that is both innovative, useful and suited for everyday life in the city as well as your next trip into the wild. Poler HQ is located in Portland Oregon. For more info visit polerstuff.com and follow us on social @polerstuff.



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