Keela clothing update

This winter nineonesix-guiding and Keela have got together.  We are going to try out some of their new products for a variety of activities; here is a an update on what we’ve been up to so far:

Hill walking

The men’s belay jacket packed away with surprising ease in a 12 litre rucksack.  The fabric of the lining also meant that it moved comfortably on top of a hardshell jacket.

Running

The women’s Liberty softshell vented very easily whilst on the move and the garment itself was comfortable and waterproof.

Mountain biking

The men’s Lynx softshell was used on a 30 mile mountain bike ride in almost constant rain. The deep, full length pockets were very useful during quick stops to take on food, or use a navigation device.

Scrambling

The woman’s softshell and belay jacket were used on a short scramble.  Once again the softshell was comfortable and waterproof in quite persistent rain.  The belay jacket proved to be an excellent barrier against the wind and rain as well.

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