PEAK PER­FOR­MANCE

Clever prod­ucts for the slopes

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Clever prod­ucts for the slopes

1 SHOOT TO THRILL

GoPro Hero 7 has be­come the face of ad­ven­ture fil­mog­ra­phy for a rea­son. The com­pany’s lat­est de­sign in­cludes new voice con­trol fea­tures and im­proved video sta­bil­i­sa­tion soft­ware, which al­lows you to cap­ture su­per-smooth time lapse. £379.99; shop.gopro.com

2 HANDY DE­SIGN

Pricey, but these KJUS Blue­tooth gloves could be a game changer if you need to stay in con­tact on the slopes. With a built-in mi­cro­phone and speaker they con­nect to your phone via Blue­tooth, al­low­ing you to take calls through the glove with­out re­mov­ing them. £299; kjus.com

3 THE BOOT FITS

Ital­ian brand Roxa com­bines the knowl­edge of ath­letes and engi­neers to cre­ate its prod­ucts. The Freeride R3 110 hy­brid ski boots, for use on and off the slopes, demon­strate the suc­cess of this ap­proach. £415; roxa.com

4 SKI SO­CIAL

Bring­ing so­cial me­dia to the slopes, Ski Pur­suit lets you map your runs, track your to­tal ver­ti­cal de­scent, and mon­i­tor your av­er­age speed and per­for­mance. Or per­haps just boast about them to the app’s 85,000 mem­bers. Free; avail­able on the App Store and Google Play

5 LOCK YOUR STOCK

Braided steel cable makes the Mas­ter Lock Keyed Cable Street Cuff lock flex­i­ble and se­cure, per­fect for pro­tect­ing skis or snow­boards. It comes in a range of bright colours, too, if you want some­thing that stands out a lit­tle more. £28; mas­ter­lock.eu

6 WHAT­EVER THE WEATHER

The Patag­o­nia men’s Pow­der Bowl ski trousers al­low good move­ment while be­ing wind re­sis­tant, wa­ter re­pel­lent and in­su­lat­ing. Made from re­cy­cled Gore­tex, you can also wear them with a clear con­science. £270; eu.patag­o­nia.com

7 WHEELY GOOD

The up­right duf­fel from Briggs and Ri­ley pro­vides the con­ve­nience of a wheeled suit­case or carry bag, while en­sur­ing you have enough room for bulky ski­wear. £450; briggs-ri­ley.com

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