The UKC team recently returned from the annual gear-fest that is OutDoor Friedrichshafen. The new range of climbing and mountaineering clothing set to hit the shops in 2016 features some funky colours and new fabric technology.
Below are some video interviews with brand representatives, who talked us through the key features of their latest clothing creations.
Marmot Echo Rock Pant RRP £75
A versatile climbing pant suitable for climbing and casual wear.
Moon Samurai Pant RRP £55
Climbing trousers made from lightweight durable polycotton stretch fabric.
Mountain Equipment Beta Pant and Squall Jacket RRP ££75, £100
Stretch cotton nylon fabric climbing trousers and a lightweight, breathable soft shell.
Nikwax Hydrophobic Down
The safe, high performance, fluorocarbon free water resistant down fill for outdoor insulating clothing and gear.
Outdoor Research Precipice Jacket RRP £200
A close-fitting, lightweight alpinist's jacket.
Outdoor Research Splitter Glove RRP £30
A protective glove for crack climbing.
Sherpa Jannu Jacket RRP £120
A nylon and spandex-based soft shell jacket.
Sherpa Tufan Jacket RRP £120
A wicking, flocked fabric windshirt.
Troll Omni Pants RRP £50
A remake of a Troll classic ideal for cragging or alpine climbing.
Wild Country Thermic Jacket and Balance Pants RRP ££130, £70
A durable, warm jacket and stretchy lightweight trousers aimed at rock climbers and boulderers.
Rab Valkyrie Capris RRP £40
A new item for the women's rock range with lightweight stretchy cotton fabric.
Rab Rampage Jacket RRP £120
The perfect car to crag jacket - a warm weather piece ideal for belaying.
Berghaus Hydroshell Hybrid Jacket RRP £200
A jacket featuring high performance, breathable waterproof technology. Available Spring/Summer 16.
Berghaus Eco Explorer SS Shirt (Colourkind Technology)
A shirt made with eco-friendly dye technology to reduce impact on the environment - saving water and reducing pollutants. Available Spring/Summer 16.