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Diagram explaining Gore-Tex Technology

Gore-Tex Explained | Tech Breakdown

To the outdoor enthusiasts amongst us Gore-Tex is essentially a household brand name. However, to the unaware, who may have heard the name being thrown around before, it could just as easily be a music genre or zombie flick than a high-end waterproof membrane. Despite being relatively well known, many folk aren’t fully aware of […]

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The Blunted Snowboard Shape | Tech Breakdown

Trends in snowboard technology come and go almost as quickly as the passing seasons. From step-in bindings to the use of foam as a snowboard core material, many weird and wonderful technologies have graced our sport from the time of its relatively recent inception; some have been success stories while others are better left as […]

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Goggle Lenses | Tech Breakdown

Goggles are a staple part of your kit, as not only do they protect your eyes from the mountain elements, but they also protect you from UV rays and glare from the sun. They can vary in price quite significantly, and generally the more expensive they are, the more tech features they contain to provide […]