Our new line of daypacks will hit the backs of people around the world in Fall 2014. The naming scheme pays homage to our hometown of Vancouver, BC. For those not familiar with the geography or history of our sweet city, this blog provides a brief insight into the history of the names behind the packs....
Ryan Proctor is our Digital Community Manager and the person responsible for curating and creating the content of The Bird. Beginning his ski career at the age of 5, he is an Ontario transplant who has been living in Whistler for the past ten years. He joined Arc’teryx in 2010 and while he’s not a big fan of employment in general, “this job has been good so far."
Fri, 05/16/2014 - 09:47
Mon, 04/28/2014 - 12:31
Nicolas Teichrob is a Vancouver Island based action sports photographer and filmer. We asked Nic to review our Carrier Duffle (35L) during his Fat Tire bike mission on Graham Island, Haida Gwaii on the West Coast of Canada this past winter.
Fri, 06/20/2014 - 08:36
Professional photographers take thousands, or more accurately, millions of photos over a career. While many of their images will get published in magazines or online, there are those images that stand out to them as their favourites. We asked a few of our photographers to send us two of their favourite shots, published or not… Here are two from Arc’teryx photog Paul Bride
Sun, 05/11/2014 - 10:36
Your prize piece is the one you just can't live without. The one that says it all every time you use it. You'll know when you've found it.
Fri, 05/09/2014 - 15:12
Arc’teryx athlete Vikki Weldon is a Squamish based climber who spends a good part of the year on the road traveling to climb. But, with world–class climbing right outside her front door, Vikki need not go far to find her zone. Let Vikki tell you about one of her favourite bouldering spots in Squamish, BC.
Mon, 04/21/2014 - 20:51
In March 2014 Arc'teryx super athlete Greg Hill set a giant goal of ski touring 328,000 vertical feet or 100 vertical kilometers in one month. Mission accomplished!
Fri, 04/18/2014 - 16:40
Q. How long have you been a skier in life and for Arc’teryx? I have skied for 26 years and am fresh on the Arc’teryx team as of Feb 2014!
Wed, 04/16/2014 - 11:13
1050 people from 20 different countries were in the starting gate eager to charge down the 1800m vertical to the finish.
Mon, 04/07/2014 - 10:06
"At the end of the day what I do is fun and the world won’t end if I don’t win this race. We get to run in some really special places, and people spend a lot of time organizing the events. It is cool to be able to experience the courses people pick for the race." Adam Campbell
Wed, 04/02/2014 - 15:13
Natalie Panek is an aerospace engineer, holds a pilot’s license, has driven a solar-powered car across North America, and generally has a hard time sitting still for very long. She’s a big fan of Arc’teryx gear, and had a chance to test some of it out on a recent expedition. Here’s her report.