Winter Sports

Jan 152015
 

Proton SR Ski And Snowboard Helmet by OSBE
Stay fancy on the slopes with the new OSBE Proton Senior Ski Helmet. Build in Italy around performance athletes needs, the OSBE SR. helmet is designed for ski and snowboard riders and features an integrated and removable visor with UV400 protection to protect your face from snow and wind, a Direct Air Flux ventilation system to regulate the temperature inside the helmet and a removable and washable plush inner lining.

ALSO CHECK the Ruroc Sports Black RG-1 Core Ski & Snowboard Helmet and the Poc Sports Skull Orbic Comp Winter Helmet

The OSBE helmet outer shell is made of multi-impact resistant thermoplastic resin with impact-resistant paining and sports a micro metric buckle designed to easy releasing the chinstrap even with gloves.

$279 | BUY NOW
MORE: GEAR | SKI | HELMETS

 

May 092014
 

Boblbee Megalopolis Aero Raider's Back Protector Backpack
Sometimes you do stuff that requires extra protection against injuries, and one important body part to protect is you back! While in many cases and for many outdoors activities you can buy specialized gear, sometimes you just need something simpler, more universal, which can protect you during multiple activities.

ALSO READ Ergo Spine BUG Back Protector by POC, and Stay Safe In Any Situation With The Airbag Motorcycle Jackets

The Boblbee Megalopolis Aero Raider’s Back Protector Backpack is a such piece of protection equipment. Made of hard ABS plastic the monocoque shell protects your back against various for impact while skiing, snowboarding, biking or riding your motorcycle and enjoying the wind. The Megalopolis-Aero backpack features great ergonomics and a light weight build and allows you to carry in safety all kinds of stuff and gadgets. An internal, padded pocket will protect laptops up to 15-in, a handful of various smaller internal pockets are designed for smaller gadgets (think about chargers, pens, cables, mouse, etc…) while a large compartment will allow you to carry some light clothing or larger objects.

While the manufacturer has a CE-Certified Level 2 (highest level) certification granted by TÜV Rheinland LGA Products GmbH, which should confirm the high level of protection of this back protector, please do your due diligence and make sure this backpack corresponds to your particular safety needs before getting one.

$339.99+ | BUY NOW

 

Feb 042014
 

Poc Sports Skull Orbic Comp Winter Helmet
Brought to us by Poc Sports, the creators of the Receptor Bug Helmet and the Ergo Spine Bug Back Protector, the Skull Orbic Comp is a masterpiece of winter sports helmets! Here are some of it’s technical specs:

  • Approved by the latest FIS RH2013 rules
  • Deflector panel with multi-impact EPP and POC’s VPD 2.0 compound in the front – this allows gate deflection with reduced energy transmission to the head (up to 50% reduced energy)
  • PC/ABS outer shell
    Detachable multi-impact EPP liner with comfortable LD foam lining with easy cleaning possibility
  • Size adjustment by interchangeable interior lining
  • Ear chambers for improved hearing while wearing the helmet
  • Fixed goggle clip

The Poc Skull Orbic Comp is perfect for winter sport including ski and snowboarding, is available in 3 sizes (XS-S, M-L, XL-XXL) and six vibrant colors combinations including orange, red, blue, black, cyan and pink themes and you can get one for $538 on the Poc website or $349 on Amazon (only black and blue versions available).

$538 | BUY NOW
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Feb 012014
 

Fancy Zippo Hand Warmer
Hand warmers exists since long time ago, but, other than being useful to warm your hands in the cold winter days, they were never considered a cool gadget, something you’d be proud to have in your pockets!

ALSO CHECK; Zippo Pocket Emergency Fire Starter Kit, Heated Shoe Insoles by ThermaCell and Rohan Rechargeable PowerStation Heated Gloves

Well, the wait is over! Zippo, the world’s most iconic lighter maker, finally brings you a cool hand warmer to carry in your pocket.
The hand warmer sports a rugged construction, offers 12 hours of odorless warmth on one refill and is easy to operate: simply fill the gas tank, turn it on, place it in the warmer bag that comes with the products and you’re ready to roll!
Available in Black, Silver and Real Tree designs.

$14.50 | BUY NOW
MORE: GEAR | OUTDOORS | ZIPPO

 

Jan 312014
 

Indigo 180 Degree Ski Helmet Visor

Wearing qulity winter gear while out on the slopes is a must! And this is not because you want to be fashionable with your fancy gear (well … that too!!!) but also to take advantage of all technological advancements that get more and more into the sports equipment area.

ALSO CHECK: Airwave GPS Goggle from Oakley, Recon Snow2 – The Google Glass Alternative Snow Goggles and the Bluetooth Ski Goggles.

The Indigo 180° Visor is a new breed of universal winter sports eye protection. Designed to maximize your field of view, the Indigo Visor is detachable, can be worn over any sports helmet, is flexible and unbreakable, has protective edging, anti-fog coating, three layers of foam padding around the frame to ensure draught-free ventilation and can be even worn by glasses wearers.

$255 | BUY NOW
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Dec 282013
 

Carrera Foldable Winter Sports Helmet - Fiber carbon And Brown Leather Helmet
When winter sporting it’s important to keep in mind your personal safety. Rule number 1: Don’t do stuff you’re not sure you can finish! Rule number 2: Make sure you have proper safety equipment!

SEE ALSO – Overade Folding Bicycle Helmet and The Invisible Bicycle Helmet.

The Carrera Foldable Snow Helmets features an ingenious patented flexible design that allows them to safely protect your head in case of accident all by keeping a low profile in storage and transport. The foldable helmets adapts to the shape of the user’s head ensuring a perfect fit and comfort and when folded, due to the ingenious flexible frame, they save up to 20% in storage space (compared to a similar classic ski/snowboard helmets). Available in hot red, metal black, alpine blue and alpine white and a premium version featuring brown leather and carbon fiber.

$TBA | BUY NOW
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Dec 192013
 

U.S. Military Waterproof Gloves By SealSkinz
Having a good pair of gloves that protect you from cold and snow is a must for any winter sports lover. Another important factor when choosing a good pair of gloves is their thickness (read bulky) – you want to choose a glove which is not too thick and allows you to grab and manipulate objects with ease – also check these US Military waterproof socks, the GPS Ski Gloves and the Rohan Rechargeable Heated Gloves.

The SealSkinz waterproof gloves answer positively to all points described above. They’re not too thick, they’re waterproof and they’re rated to keep your hand warm down to temperatures as low as -30º F (that’s around -35º C).The gloves feature a three-layer build: an outer layer of nylon/lycra for durability and grip, a waterproof middle layer and a Polartec fleece inner designed to wick away moisture. The SealSkinz gloves are made in US and are used by the US Military.

$54.95 | BUY NOW
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