Product reviews/11/25/2023

ISPO Award Winner 2023: Thulagi GTX 3L Pro Shell Bib Pant by BLACKYAK

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BLACKYAK has gone the extra mile to prioritize safety and durability in the Thulagi GTX 3L Pro Shell Bib Pant. Function combined with sustainable design.

Thoughtful design for more safety

BLACKYAKS's Thulagi GTX 3L Pro Shell Bib Pant is a prime example of what outdoor enthusiasts, professional mountaineers, and ambitious amateurs need to make their adventures both exhilarating and safe. The Thulagi GTX 3L Pro Shell Bib Pant is constructed using the highly breathable Gore-Tex Pro 70D 3-layer fabric. This choice of material not only ensures exceptional durability but also offers superior wind proofing and waterproofing. The Thulagi GTX 3L Pro Shell Bib Pant boasts a rugged design with a higher-cut Cordura bib, providing maximum protection from the elements. The thoughtful design extends to mesh pockets on the bib for secure storage and harness-compatible side pockets with an integrated avalanche transceiver leash. “These features ensure that everything you need is always within reach during your adventures”, says Maximilian Nortz, Managing Director International Business at BLACKYAK. For comfort and adaptability during outdoor activities, these bib pants include two-way ventilation zips that open fully at the bottom. This innovative design keeps you comfortable and helps regulate your body temperature as you tackle varying terrains and weather conditions.

The pockets of the bib pants are positioned so that you can reach them at any time.
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Designed to last

BLACKYAK has repeatedly impressed with innovative designs in recent years. This has already earned the brand a total of 29 ISPO Awards to date.. This year is no exception. There are three of them. These include the Thulagi GTX 3L Pro Shell Bib Pant. The joy of winning an ISPO Award is unbroken, despite all the successes in the past, as the brand is aware of the enormous significance of the award. BLACKYAK also sees this as confirmation that it is on the right track. 

“It was all worth the blood, sweat and tears - the extra mile we went. Winning the ISPO Award is not only a great recognition for our team, but also a thrilling inspiration to keep pushing boundaries and create new, incredible and innovative products” says Maximilian Nortz.

The design of these exceptional bib pants impresses with numerous details: Featuring the Recco reflector for enhanced search and rescue capabilities, these pants add an extra layer of security for adventurers venturing into the unknown. Additionally, the Yak Ceramic Shield is designed to resist wear and tear from crampons or ski edges, ensuring that your investment will last for years to come.

The rainbow zipper set into the back emphasizes a completely sophisticated design.
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Engineered to push boundaries

The bib pants stand as a pinnacle of functionality and comfort, equipped with adjustable Velcro straps on the shoulders for a precise and comfortable fit in the crucial crotch area. Going beyond the basics, the design incorporates mesh pockets on the bib for secure storage, and harness-compatible side pockets come complete with an integrated avalanche transceiver leash. To ensure optimal comfort and adaptability during outdoor pursuits, the bib pants feature two-way ventilation zips that open fully at the bottom, allowing for customizable airflow.

These meticulous design elements collectively make the bib pants an outstanding choice for outdoor enthusiasts seeking both performance and practicality. Engineered to push the boundaries of what's possible, these trousers not only deliver exceptional durability and a tailored fit but also boast unparalleled comfort and safety features. Bid farewell to the ordinary and embrace the extraordinary. Step into the realm of trailblazers who demand excellence in their alpine apparel. It's time to gear up and elevate your outdoor experience.

The Thulagi Bib Pants are made from robust GTX 3L Pro Shell with CORDURA 4-way stretch in the torso . Climbing harnesses can also be worn over the pants.
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What the ISPO Award jury says:

"In summary, this Bib Pant is a top-performing, durable, and highly adaptable piece of outdoor gear. It offers the best in weather protection, comfort, and safety, making it the perfect choice for outdoor enthusiasts, professional mountaineers, and ambitious amateurs seeking gear they can rely on. Simply exeptional."
ISPO Award Jury

These features convinced the Jury:

  • Advanced Durability and Protection
  • Tailored fit and unmatched comfort
  • Safety and craftsmanship in every detail
  • Recco Reflector

Product Specifications:

  • Available: since October 2023
  • RRP: € 580.00
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