Snow+Rock Top Picks
It’s been a long-time coming, but the wait is nearly over. Snow sports season is fast approaching, and since few of us have had the chance to get any powder over the past year, we thought it was high time to get prepared. We’ve teamed up with the experts from Snow+Rock, to discover their top picks of the latest ski and snowboard gear to hit the slopes in this Winter.
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Men’s Piste Gear
Jacket - J. Lindeberg Basecamp Jacket
Designed for those who want to make an impact. With advanced fabric technology, it not only looks great but is built for life on the mountains. Mechanical stretch fabric heightens your freedom while the waterproof, windproof and breathable TX SHELL 2L protects you from the elements.
Pants – J. Lindeberg Clarke Pant
The stylish J. Lindeberg Clarke pant will keep you warm, dry and comfortable all day long, with the X-OSPHERE lightweight lining providing breathable warmth and the TX SHELL 2L fabric maximises weather resistance. It’s the perfect transition piece from piste to apres ski.
Ski & Bindings – Völkl Deacon 74
Redefine how you experience the slopes! Uniting competitive edge with playful concepts, every part of this ski is designed to enhance your enjoyment, from the 3D Glass construction, which improves edge grip, to the full Titanal setup, which enhances dynamics. The pre-mounted Rmotion2 binding comes with GripWalk for the required power transfer on the 74mm tip and tail rocker.
Boots – Salomon S/MAX 120 GW
A revolutionary boot, the Salomon S/MAX 120 GW has a Coreframe construction with a thinner shell to make them lighter, more agile and more sensitive for improved power transmission. The Custom Shell HD makes the pre-shaped seamless liner customisable in just 10 minutes for ultimate comfort on piste.
Helmet – Bolle V-Line Photochromic Visor Helmet
Injected with high-quality ABS for solid resistance and high-capacity shock absorption, this is one of Bolle's most advanced helmets. The built-in visor features Phantom’s highest quality photochromic flash mirror lens for exceptional protection against the rays.
Ski Poles – Leki Hot Shot S
A high-strength aluminium shaft and Trigger S system deliver impressive safety and comfort, whilst the built-in tipple carrier ensures you’ll be the envy of all your skiing buddies.
All-Mountain Men’s Gear
Jacket – Patagonia Powder Bowl Jacket
Impervious to all conditions, this jacket will become your new best friend on the slopes. Built with 100% recycled GORE-TEX face fabric, it protects against the elements, while a refined fit ensures this jacket not only delivers, but looks the part while doing so.
Pants – Patagonia Powder Bowl Pant
Perfect for those who love to stay on the slopes when the crowds call it a day, these pants deliver maximum protection with minimal impact. Recycled polyester fabric provides breathable insulation, whilst a two-layer GORE-TEX and durable water repellent finish offers unrivalled protection and the articulated knees give you the freedom for spontaneous aerials.
Ski & Bindings – Völkl Deacon 80
For those who don’t want to compromise, this ski is constructed using 3D. Ridge and 3D.Glass and features Vokl’s 3D radius sidecut technology, which is sure to make you feel at home wherever you ski.
Its built-in LowRide XL binding, with GripWalk compatibility, offers a low stand height for more direct feel and better power transfer.
Boots – Dalbello Panterra 100 GW
Ideal for intermediate to advanced skiers looking for customisable fit and superior comfort, these boot’s Powercage design results in better power distribution and reduced weight without compromising stability. A variable sole angle and adjustable cuff volume provide additional options for adapting the boot, while the GripWalk soles improve stability out of skis.
Helmet – Smith Altus MIPS Helmet
This helmet enables you to adjust venting to match the conditions and your output, so you stay comfortable doing what you love. It brings a host of safety innovations too, including zonal Koroyd® and MIPS® Brain Protection System for energy-absorbing impact.
Snowboarding Men’s Gear
One of the smartest jackets in snowboarding! The PrimaLoft insulation focuses warmth around your core for enhanced manoeuvrability, while the GORE-SEAM tape seals against wind and water, and the lightweight, down-proof lining provides fast wicking and breathability. Add to this Powder Gasket Cuffs, a water-repellent waist gaiter and water-resistant zippers, and you’ll be on the slopes all day.
Pants – Burton GORE-TEX Cyclic Bibs
Combining a GORE-TEX membrane with backcountry-tested fit and advanced features, this bib will keep you dry while having the versatility to cope with high-energy riding so you can keep up regardless of conditions.
Snowboard & Bindings – Burton Family Tree 3D Daily Driver
Built for riders by riders, this is the go-to board for versatility. Combining surfboard-inspired convex shaping in the tip and tail with a traditional base contour through the middle gives impressive edge control and a fluid feel in all snow conditions.
The Burton Cartel X Re:Flex bindings are lightweight and durable, with the latest technology to keep you safe and advanced AutoCANT cushioning, which automatically tilts to put you in the most comfortable position.
Salomon’s latest boot, the Dialogue Lace STR8JKT BOA, marks the return of a stiffer, all-mountain boot. Featuring fit to ride technology developed with athletes, they combine durability and lightweight feel to deliver comfort and performance from the moment you pull them on, right through to your last run.
Helmet – Oakley MOD 1 Helmet
Inspired by the classic skater style helmet, the Oakley MOD 1 features a lightweight, low-profile design alongside enhanced protection and premium functionality. Ready for wherever you decide to head, it features a Boa 360 degree fit system, goggle integration with ventilation and a smart FIDLOCK® BUCKLE so you can fasten your helmet with gloves on.
Goggles – Oakley Line Miner L
Specifically created to improve peripheral vision, the cylindrical-style design allows the goggles to sit closer to your face for better down and side-to-side vision. With a large-size fit, the Oakley Line Miner suits various faces and has been engineered to fit most helmets.