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The free pivoting Voile Switchback Telemark Ski Binding has a separate tour and ski mode, enabling tour with zero heel resistance, then switch back into ski mode and rip down hill. In free pivot mode, the Switchback provides an easier, more efficient stride, and your tips won't dive when breaking trail. Included heel elevators and a light-weight design further help conserve energy on the up-track. When you get to the top, you'll appreciate that this telemark binding's enclosed design eliminates ice buildup the 25mm stand height helps transfer your energy to your edge.
- Backcountry.com refers to the men's version
Voile Backcountry Skiing Switchback Binding - Standard Rod Men 60811020. The Switchback is easily switched from uphill touring to downhill telemark skiing with use of your ski pole. Also it comes standard equipped with dual height climbing heel elevators for varying ascents. Challenging the competition Voile is boasting the new Switchback as stronger lighter and with the most competitive retail price compared to the current crop of new telemark touring bindings.
- CampSaver.com refers to the men's version
The KAoeHL RADIKL(TM) PANT features a cutting-edge and patent-pending combination of an exoskeleton woven cloth frame with flexible, alternate knit panels. The result is a revolutionary pant that delivers maximum technical performance and ultimate comfort. The woven frame creates structure to give the RADIKL PANT the appearance, strength and performance of a traditional hiking pant. While the world sees structure and durability, you will feel the soft, flexible, and comfortable knit fabric panels. Located at key points of contact and flexion - crotch, yoke, front pockets, and side panel from waistband to just below the knee - the knit panels create the feel and movement of a sweat pant. The RADIKL PANT has six total pockets, including knee pockets. The left stealth knee pocket is smaller for a closer fit for your smartphone. ENDURO(TM) FABRIC Main Body Woven Fabric: ENDURO(TM) 68% Cotton, 29% Nylon, 3% Spandex l 5.2 oz/sq. yd; 176 GSM Knit Panel Fabric: 88% Nylon, 12% spandex l 8.7oz/sq. yd; 295 GSM Sweat pant comfort with the technical performance and style of a woven garment. Patent-pending Imported Free Ryde(TM) Waist Follows the natural rise of the hips With the stretch knit back yoke panel only found on the RADIKL Stealth(TM) pocket 3D Cell phone pocket KUHL was awarded Utility Patent for the RADIKL(TM) Hybrid technology Articulated knees for the legendary KAoeHL ergonomic fit Knit fabric panels used in the side panel from waistband to just below the knee, the gusseted crotch, yoke, and front pockets.
- Bentgate.com refers to the men's version
The lightweight Voile Switchback telemark touring bindings allow backcountry skiers to ascend with zero heel resistance and then switch into downhill telemark mode for speedy descents.
- REI refers to the men's version