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Portsmouth, NH – February 1, 2018
Tap into your inner thrill-seeker with Dare 2b’s new Fall ‘18 Outdoor collection. Exclusive Dare 2b technology delivers warmth, uncompromised range of motion and protection from the elements in a range of insulated and shell jacket styles. Designed with the end-user in mind, the new line combines style and function as an invitation to discover your next adventure.
“Offering pieces to our customers that are equal parts striking and functional was paramount in designing the line,” said Corey Rappsilber, North America Sales Manager at Dare 2b. “We’re always striving to provide options for the seasoned veteran and weekend warrior alike and the new Outdoor jackets do just that.”
For lightweight, stylish, and technical winter armor, the new Outdoor collection has your back.
2018 Highlights include:
Men’s Diligence Jacket
This shell is the tip of the spear when it comes to staying warm and protected in winter conditions. Perfect for backcountry skiing, nordic skiing, or as a top layer for resort skiing. The Diligence is lightweight and features polyester taffeta lining. Pair with Dare 2b midlayers or down-based jackets for extra warmth. Bells and whistles include Dare 2b’s Ared waterproof technology (up to 20Kmm protection), 10K/m2 breathability, taped seams, durable water repellent finish, detachable technical hood, chin guard, articulated sleeve design, and adjustable cuffs and shockcord hem system. Available in National Blue/Admiral Blue, Cyberspace Grey/ Admiral Blue, and black in sizes XXS – XXXL. MSRP $130
Men’s Phasedown Jacket
This premium duck down fill down jacket is outfitted with ETP technology: Strategically placed insulation and ventilation that provides maximum performance in an easy-pack piece with a high warmth to weight ratio. Topped with a grown on hood, chin guard and water repellent finish the Phasedown will keep you outside on the frostiest days. Available in multiple colorways in sizes XXS – XXXL. MSRP $180
Women’s Verate Jacket
A waterproof ski shell rated at 20Kmm, with a breathability rating of 10K/m2 and all the freedom allowed by 4-way stretch fabric and design. The Verate Jacket offers both protection and comfort; featuring taped seams, a detachable technical wired peaked hood, and a 2-way water repellent center front zip with inner zip and chin guard. The Verate also features 2-way underarm ventilation zippers, adjustable cuffs and adjustable shockcord hem system for fit and function. Available in Cyberspace Grey/Smokey Grey and black in sizes 4-16. MSRP $130
Women’s Drawdown Jacket
This exceptional duck down fill down jacket is designed with EndoThermic Performance Technology to keep you warm where you need it and cool where you don’t. Super packable and perfect for single-digit days. Available in multiple colorways in sizes 2-16. MSRP $180.
About Dare 2b
Dare 2B is a mountain sports brand offering innovative and fashionable ski and sportswear to those who are all about having fun on the mountain. Urmston-based in the UK, Dare 2b is owned by the Black family who have over 80 years and three generations’ experience in making high quality outdoor clothing. The Dare 2b brand was established in 1999 and is today widely sold throughout Europe and is expanding its distribution in the U.S. The company employs more than 400 people and exports to more than 60 countries with 15 dedicated sales offices in countries including the United States, France, Italy, Germany, Holland, and Spain.