What better way to end the day in the outdoors than with an ultralight relax shoe like the Ultra Low slipon shoes by The North Face. These shoes have a velcro adjustment strap, are convenient to carry along with the rest of your gear but also make for super comfy shoes to hike a few miles on. And offcourse you don’t need to be in the outdoors to enjoy these slipons. Any concrete surroundings will benefit just as well. Via
The Ultra FP Mid GORE-TEX is a lightweight performance hiking shoe that is built to move light and fast over tough trails. Water-resistant mesh uppers with synthetic overlays provide lightweight structure and support. The built-in CRADLE stability technology guides your foot through biomechanically efficient positions from heelstrike to toe-off, enabling smooth, efficient strides. Vibram rubber outsoles on the Ultra Fastpack GORE-TEX Mid Hiking Boots provide great grip on wet or uneven surfaces.
This Winter, Supreme has joined with The North Face to introduce the Nuptse Jacket and Nuptse Vest. Exclusively made for Supreme, The Nuptse Jacket and Nuptse Vest will both feature a water resistant nylon shell
This Spring, Supreme has joined with The North Face to introduce the Mountain Parka. Custom fit for Supreme, the Mountain Parka features a 3M® reflective shell with abrasion resistant ripstop panels at shoulders, elbows and cuffs. The Medium Day Pack Backpack and Roo II also feature a 3M® reflective shell. All items will be available in two colorways, exclusively made for Supreme. · · · ◊ ◊ ◊ · · ·
The North Face®, a supplier of authentic, innovative and technically advanced outdoor materials, equipment and footwear, is building up to its 10th edition of the The North Face® Ultra-Trail du Mont-Blanc®. From 31 August to 2 September 2012 a total of no less tha 2300 trained ultra runners will start the queen of all races in Chamonix, France. More information can be found on www.ultratrailmb.com The North Face® Ultra-Trail du Mont-Blanc® -… door UltraTrailMontBlanc
The North Face Purple Label is a collaboration with Japanese brand Nanamica and explores the mixture of fashion and performance for the stylish active consumer. For Fall 2012 TNF Purple Label releases a set of Mountain Wind Parka’s and Vests for both Men’s and Women’s. The collection includes the visually strong tri-color Mountain Wind Parka and the sleeveless Mountain Wind Parka. Look for this collection in select Purple Label stockists or at Nanamica. (via Nanamica)
We have seen them last year and we will see them back at it this year in updated colorways. The North Face Back to Berkely hiking boots. The North Face brand is mostly known for its apparel collections but is gaining more and more recognition for its footwear releases. Not only in the field of trail running but hiking and outdoors as well. This year’s Back to Berkely hiking boots come in four different colorways and are available at Oki-Ni.
The North Face Back to Berkely series pays tribute to the heritage of the brand and its inception city in Berkeley, California. The series used to consist mainly out of boots but now backpacks have been added to it. This reincarnation of their classic backpack design is set to be released in October and will definitely keep you covered on your winter hikes. Via Oki-Ni
The North Face Hyper-Track Guide is a new running shoe model that will be released in 2013. It has been built with an 8mm heel-toe offset and includes a new platform that stacks a softer midsole foam on top of a firmer foam to enhance comfortability during your ride. The Cradle Guide™ technology makes sure that your feet is somewhat forced into a natural running movement. The lightweight upper is made of mesh and has a seamless construction. The North Face Hyper-Track Guide is suitable for both road and off-road running. Via RunningWarehouse
The North Face® TracKing is a performance mobile TracKing app fueled by healthy competition and an explorative spirit. Create a library of your own unique training routes
The new ultra-lightweight Single-Track Hayasa blends sensitive trail feel with Cradle technology to protect your foot as it moves along even the roughest trails.
For those in desperate need of motivation and/or inspiration on why running in nature can be such a wonderful treat, should watch the Patagonia Running Summary video by The North Face. The film is narrated by two TNF ultra runners.