To coincide with the launch of the new PFC-free Marmot Trestles Elite sleeping bags, Marmot are giving one away to a lucky UKC/UKH reader.
The PFC free Men's and women's Trestles Elite 30 bags offer superb warmth (lower limit -2.2C for guys and -7.4C for girls) but for only 920g and 1090g respectively.
A unique blend of 3 fibres, the anatomically shaped foot box and 3D Nautilus hood ensure a comfortable sleep and good insulation while the combination of the wave-construction top and blanket construction base promotes comfort and warmth. Additional zipper for effortless access & venting and the unique anti-snag mechanism on the main zipper itself, two hang loops, stash pocket and a compression stuff sack make this a high spec high quality sleeping bag for those going synthetic. Both men's and women's fit have long versions in the range.
Guys and girls Ladies and gents Men an women Does it really matter? Do you not think you're blowing it out of proportion? I'd put money on it that the person who wrote the text never had it enter their mind. Leaving... dale__n - 26 Jun 2017
I think it's a cultural thing rather than a belittling thing. A lot of cultures refer to men as boys and women as girls, it's a tongue in cheek meme of the international youth cult. You get football teams called... winhill - 16 Jun 2017
to echo the above question, what exactly is belittleing, in this example, by using the word Girl instead of women, to define a difference in product based on the different needs of the female half of the population? ... La benya - 16 Jun 2017
What are the bigger issues in sexual equality? Belittling women in a male dominated sport obviously isn't one of them. Whether *you* get pissy if someone calls you a boy is irrelevant, and it demonstrates that you don't... Frank the Husky - 15 Jun 2017
F*cking hell mate, there's bigger things to worry about in the battle for sexual equality than whether someone calls you a girl or a woman. Do I get pissy if someone calls me a boy? Erm, na. There's a meme for this...... La benya - 15 Jun 2017