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Montane Alpha Balance Jacket and Iridium Hybrid Hoodie Gear News

For over 25 years Montane has pioneered lightweight, breathable clothing and equipment for fast-paced activities in the mountains; from ultra endurance trail running to minimalist style alpine climbing.

ALPHA BALANCE JACKET

NEW for autumn/winter and inspired by feedback from Montane's world-class athlete team, the Alpha Balance Jacket is ideal for fast-moving alpine activities. With durable 'hard-face' PONTETORTO® Tecnostretch in the main body boosted by the thermal benefits of POLARTEC® Alpha® Direct in the front chest and over the upper arms, the Alpha Balance delivers lightweight core body insulation in a fleece layer without restricting movement or adding weight.

Features include, two high level zipped chest pockets that allow easy access, low profile cuffs with thumb loops to stop spindrift and sleeve slippage during high reach movements as well as an under helmet hood with stretch bound hemming.

Weighing just 350g/12oz (size Medium), the Alpha Balance meets the versatile yet minimalist demands of mountaineers and climbers alike, all without reducing the technical feature required. Everything you need and nothing you don't. Available instore and online now.

WOMEN'S IRIDIUM HYBRID HOODIE

Also NEW for autumn/winter and developed with Montane's female athletes is the Women's specific Iridium Hybrid Hoodie which is ideal for fast-moving alpine activities. with a durable 'hard-face' PONTETORTO® Tecnostretch in the main body and DRYACTIVE Lite stretch fleece side and underarm panels, the Iridium Hybrid Hoodie delivers lightweight insulation in a fleece layer without restricting movement or adding weight.

Weighing just 309g/11oz (size UK 10), the Iridium is designed to be minimalist to meet the demands of female mountaineers and climbers and can be used as a stand-alone piece in good conditions or as part of a layering system. Everything you need and nothing you don't. Available instore and online now.


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20 Sep, 2018

From the product photos I'm not sure I'm enough of an angry hipster for this jacket. Whoever made his flat white must have really cocked it up to make him that cross...........

20 Sep, 2018

Why is the women's version made from different stuff? 


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