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#TGRlive: Angel Collinson on FUTURELIGHT

Over the past three years, The North Face has quietly been developing the high-performance fabric to end all high-performance fabrics. Designed to be by far the lightest, most breathable, and most waterproof fabric ever created for outdoor apparel, FUTURELIGHT promises to re-define what we wear in the mountains. As a member of the North Face’s athlete team, Angel Collinson has been wearing FUTURELIGHT on trips all over the world, testing it to the extremes as only she knows how.

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We caught up with Angel at the World Premiere of TGR’s Winterland, and had her talk through what the new fabric is all about. Basically, she found that her old gear just wasn’t breathable enough, and working hard in the mountains left her wanting more. Other athletes like Sage Cattabriga-Alosa and Griffin Post, who have largely focused their careers on foot-powered missions, felt the same way. FUTURELIGHT apparel is now available in stores. 

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TGR Optics Has Launched – Preorder Goggles Now
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With years of expertise working with the finest Zeiss camera optics in the world, pushing the limits of sport in the most extreme environments on the planet, Teton Gravity Research is stoked to announce the arrival of TGR Optics – a line of our very own premium goggles. Tested by TGR's athletes and crew, TGR Optics have been subjected to the most extreme conditions by the best athletes in the world. These state-of-the-art ski and snowboard goggles feature Sonar Lens technology designed in

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Sage Cattabriga-Alosa Reviews his Atomic Skis and Boots
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Last winter, Sage Cattabriga-Alosa returned to true form shredding huge lines from British Columbia to Norway, and many places in between. When it comes to deciding what he straps on his feet for those descents, Sage chooses Atomic skis – namely the backcountry freeride-oriented Backland 107 and 117 skis and the Hawx XTD 130 boots. These tools come from years of development, refining materials, shapes, and ride characteristics to arrive at what Sage calls the best skis and boots he

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Gondolas Coming to a Population Center Near You!
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Gondola and ski lift manufacturer Doppelmayr has just pitched using their transportation solutions to create urban cable cars in rapidly growing cities. RELATED: Squaw Valley - Alpine Meadows Base-to-Base Gondola Approved As global population swells and concentrates in urban areas, Doppelmayr believes that its gondolas provide an eco-friendly and economically beneficial way to complement existing subway, bus, and train services. Additionally, gondolas can bridge natural obstacles much more