SKI FASHION & MORE: SCOTT SPORTS
This week in the spotlight the revolutionary brand SCOTT SPORTS
History of the brand
SCOTT USA was founded in 1958. It all began with a revolution in de skiing market: the birth of the first tapered aluminium ski pole that replaced the excisting bamboo and steel pole. It was invented by Ed Scott a talented engineer and ski racer from Sun Valley, Idaho. This revolutionary invention made Scott a technical product leader in the skiing market. Besides the skiing market they are nowadays also active in the Motorcross, Cycling, Running, E-bike, Goggle and Outerwear market.
Their 60 year anniversary
60 years ago, they changed the ski pole. This would be the catalyst for decades of innovation, technology and design to follow. For 60 years they have taken a NO SHORTCUTS approach to product development, racing, climbing, descending and everything in between. For 60 years, they have put nothing but passion behind every stride, pedal stroke and carve. After 60 years, they have come to realize one thing – they can’t wait for 60 more.
SCOTT is using different technical fabrics in their collection. There is a wide price range and it depends on what kind of snowactivity you are going to do which material is the best suitable.
The SCOTT Vertic DRX 3L Jacket series is the new freeride shell. It is the perfect balance between style and technicity. Its pouch pockets mixed with its Dermizax®EV membrane (20.000mm/20.000g/m2/24h) make it cool without giving anything away on performance.
The SCOTT Vertic 3L Jacket, fulfilling skiers need for expertly designed, high performing garments. With purpose built features, like bonded mesh skin pockets, the SCOTT Vertic 3L Jacket battles the elements via a DRYOsphere membrane (20.000mm/10.000g/m2/24h), and pairs perfectly with the Vertic 3L pants, using the interlocking powder skirt to completely seal out the elements.
The SCOTT Vertic GTX 3L Jacket hide technical features and comfort. Constructed using GORE-TEX membrane, it resists the strongest blizzard.
In the categories for men and woman there are a lot of choices you can make in colorways and qualities of the jackets and bibs (GTX 3L, DRX 3L and 3L and more). But they also provide insulators, midlayers, gloves, goggles and backpacks to complete your outfit.
For more information about the brand go to www.notjustsomewear.com