ISPO Munich 2018 got underway on Sunday January 28 with packed halls, happy brands and a buoyant industry. Snowboard brands are now mixed in with ski brands, outdoor brands, watersports brands, skate brands and more, resulting in much busier walkways, booths and crossover traffic in general.
HEAD's Max Thurner fully stoked on the repsonse their new, fully functional, go-anywhere boot, the Operator and their Artifcat snowboard - 136cm - 161cm, making it a multi-generational, unisex stick. Promoting their Futureheads program.
Protest's Dionne Vermeulen with their Longer Parker jacket and Geo Green Line jacket
Outdoor Tech's VP Bobby
Outdoor Tech's Chips products, which are now featured in the helmets of many action sports brands
OG snowboard crew - Danny Burrows, Sam Nelson, Tom Copsey & Chriso "Loves a taxi ride" McApline.
Mons Royale's Yotei powder hood a big push for the Kiwi merino brand this year
Mons Royale's Yotei Powder hood
Mons Royale's Anna Smoothy stoked on her new home of Innsbruck and their Yotei powder hood and her personal fave, the Women's Mountain Shirt
Kryptonics' Kevin Gillen with their 36" round tail longboard and all-new 30" bamboo swivel cruiser
Giro's PR extraudinaire Sophie Brocks
Giro's Lucas Beaufort collab goggle and Emerge helmet with Spherical MIPS
Fjällräven's Leif with their Greenland No. 1 down jacket and Greenland bags. All can be treated with Greenland Wax to make waterpoof thanks to G1000 material.
Dragon stall busy at end of day one
Dainesse's triple award winning, semi rigid back protector with 43% breathability
Dainesse's AWAl1.1 high end women's jacket. All Weather Activity jacket is a versatile 30K jacket that works anywhere, with a detachable hood, street styling and superior technical capabilities
Beers sliding down
32's Dale Taylor and Chris Carr probably talking about Chris' autumn waves in Portugal.