About Outdoor Research
Outdoor Research is a Seattle-based producer of specialized attire and stuff for outdoor games, including alpinism, rock and ice climbing, hiking, rowing, and backwoods skiing and snowboarding.
In 1980, Ron Gregg, a physicist and devoted mountain climber, ended up on Alaska's Denali in a hazardous circumstance. His climbing accomplice had experienced outrageous frostbite due to some extent to ineffectively planned gaiters. Snow had been pushed among gaiter and boot, demolishing an all around terrible circumstance. After his companion was transported to security and the campaign over, Ron responded via looking for an answer for hold the present circumstance back from occurring later on.
The outcome was a practical, protected gaiter, the X-Gaiter™, which held cozy and was sufficiently adaptable to fit an assortment of boots. From this unique motivation and its resultant advancement, Outdoor Research was conceived the next year.