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ICEdot Crash Sensor. Never Ride Alone with ICEdot’s Crash Sensor and App, a comprehensive digital safety platform.

ICEdot Crash Sensor

The Crash Sensor will mount onto any helmet and when paired with the ICEdot app over low energy bluetooth, the system is able to detect motion, changes in forces and impacts. The ICEdot App provides automated Push Notifications, sharing your route at the start of an activity, Crash Notifications, alerting emergency contacts if a dangerous head impact is detected, and Emergency ID providing first responders your name, conditions, medications, allergies and emergency contacts.

ICEdot is taking personal safety for action sports to a new level. Adventure Responsibly. Learn more about the product’s development and the science behind it. The ICEdot Crash Sensor app is available for iPhone 4S and later. Untitled. PrimaLoft®: Comfort for every moment. Impossible Made Possible. Wearable Technologies For Winter Sports. Winter season, Christmas time, cold days, dress like an onion, snow.

Wearable Technologies For Winter Sports

Finally it’s the time of the year for skiing, snowboarding or sledding! There are quite a few new winter sports wearables out there just in time for the snowy season. Snowcookie is not a real cookie and not even edible. It is a project from a Polish team which wants to help you to improve your skiing skills. The wearable device utilizes an Intel Edison to crunch the massive data that skiers generate. Performance Apparel and its Global Market Trends. Performance Apparel, simply defined, are the garments that perform or function for some purpose.

Performance Apparel and its Global Market Trends

These performance clothing help athletes and active people keep cool, comfortable and dry through moisture management and other techniques. Performance Apparel consist of two sections- Sports wear and Protective Clothing. Performance Apparel Markets. Spotlight on...Enthusiasm for tech in outdoor apparel on the rise. Innovation in materials and performance in the outdoor apparel and footwear category is on the increase as enthusiasm for technology grows, a recent industry conference highlighted.

Spotlight on...Enthusiasm for tech in outdoor apparel on the rise

Peak profits: The business of rock climbing, mountaineering, bouldering. On 14 January, Tommy Caldwell and Kevin Jorgeson reached the summit of the Dawn Wall in Yosemite National Park, California, after nearly three weeks of pulling themselves up 3,000 feet of sheer, vertical rock with their bare hands (and sleeping on it too).

Peak profits: The business of rock climbing, mountaineering, bouldering

Built on seven years of planning and failed attempts, the feat made climbing history and, in a first for a relatively niche, literally on-the-edge sport, headlines around the world. Was it a sign of cliff faces and carabiners finally breaking into the mainstream or just another symptom of an internet age where everything from feminist firestorms to the colour of a dress can go viral? Not everyone is up for dangling from ledges by their fingertips with only a rope to stop them plummeting to earth thousands of feet below, and few have the ability to conquer anything even remotely like the Dawn Wall.

News - Mobeus Equity Partners. Matrix Private Equity Partners (Matrix), has invested £4.5 million into Equip Outdoor Technologies Limited (“Equip”), which supplies the world renowned RAB range of mountaineering clothing, as part of a £20 million funding package alongside Santander to support the acquisition of the Lowe Alpineclothing and rucksack brand.

News - Mobeus Equity Partners

Based in Derbyshire, RAB is a great success story of British innovation and design. The brand was founded over thirty years ago by climbing legend Rab Carrington and has developed into one of Europe’s fastest growing suppliers of specialist outdoor clothing. Duedil. SIA Snow Sports Fact Sheet. Source: SIA Snow Retail Data, produced by the NPD Group, Sports and Leisure Trends Division Selected Product Sales Trends at All Snow Sports Retail Shops Total now sports market sales totaled $4.5B for the 2014/2015 season, up 2% compared to the 2013/2014 season.

SIA Snow Sports Fact Sheet

Performance Apparel Markets. Clothing and accessories worn for snow sports and leisure activities in the mountains are designed not only to keep the wearer warm and dry but also to enhance performance and protect against the dangers often encountered on mountainous terrain.

Performance Apparel Markets

Thanks to innovations in fabric technology and the increasing use of new materials, snow sports enthusiasts are able to spend many hours in below-freezing temperatures without becoming cold or wet. Garments capable of keeping out rain and snow while allowing perspiration to escape have revolutionised the snow sports apparel industry.

Winter Sports - Statistics & Facts. The economic impact of the U.S. winter tourism industry should not be underestimated, accounting for several billion U.S. dollars each season.

Winter Sports - Statistics & Facts

The direct effect of winter tourism activities in the 2009/10 season, which include skier or snowmobiler expenditure at hotels, resorts, restaurants, bars, grocery stores and gas stations, was at 2.7 billion U.S. dollars. Skiers spent an estimated total of 141 U.S. dollars per day during their visit. The number of participants in skiing in the United States was estimated at between 10 and 12 million people in 2012, depending on the source. The majority of the participants went skiing at one of the 477 ski resorts that were in operation in 2012/13 in the United States according to the National Ski Areas Association, accounting for an estimated 56.6 skier visits. Sales of snow sports products, including equipment, apparel and accessories, amounted to around 3.3 billion U.S. dollars in 2011/12 in the U.S.

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Ski Clothing: Technology and Features

Brigitte Liedke Let me start off this article by saying that staying warm and comfortable throughout the course of the day is essential to enjoying your day of skiing. Ski gear 2016: the best ski goggles, helmets, gloves and wearables to hit the slopes. Introduction Winter isn't all that great - it's cold, dark and never ending, yet there is one particular plus point: the ski season.

There's nothing quite like the first run down the fresh piste, snow cascading hence from your skis or board as you effortlesly dodge oncoming trees and clueless beginners. But there's more to skiing than just sitting on the first-morning lift, there's also impressing your fellow skiiers with some serious get-up. W AURORA SHELL JACKET - Women - Jackets. Cart is empty This item has been added to your bag undefined Items in your cart Subtotal: £ 0.00.

Outdoor Apparel Market Trends. A general shift in the emphasis, stay healthy and being slim and trim, has taken consumers by a storm. With rise in reasons to stay fit and taking pleasure in adventure sports becoming a lifestyle for many, the market for outdoor and performance apparel is destined to grow. Sports and fitness clothing has become a staple for health conscious customers around the world. Research - Outdoor Clothing Retailers & Industry News - OIA UK. Search our members We have over 120 members offering a range of services. get outdoors explore the UK outdoor services with our interactive mapping. Performance Apparel and its Global Market Trends. Best high-tech ski gear (2016 edition) - CNET - Page 17. Engineered For The Elements. Best high-tech ski gear (2016 edition) Brand History. Skiing Equipment & Accessories - Snow+Rock - Snow+Rock.