Recon Snow2 HUD Smith Optics

Recon Snow2 HUD

Adding a level of Ironman's superhero abilities to your skiing + snowboarding run, Recon has introduced the new Recon Snow2 HUD system ($400) for alpine sports.  Designed to integrate seamlessly with a wide variety of leading goggle brands (Oakley, Smith Optics, Zeal, Scott, etc.), Recon Snow2 HUD is powered by a dual-core processor and built-in GPS that transmits a huge amount of data during your run, including speed, jump analytics, vertical feet, altimeter, navigation, buddy tracking and more, all displayed via a virtual 14-inch image (at 5 ft. distance).  Keeping you connected, you can also sync the Wi-Fi and Bluetooth enabled Recon Snow2 HUD to your smartphone and/or fitness monitors, adding in the ability to receive texts, view a call display, access your music, monitor your heart rate and more, while control of the Snow2 system is handled via a wireless Bluetooth remote.

Leatherman Hail + Style PS

Leatherman Hail + Style PS Multi-Tool

Leatherman and Signal Snowboards have teamed up to create the perfect tool for when you're killing it on the mountain.  Whether you need to crank your binding, tune your boards, stow your earbuds or just open a beer, the Leatherman Hail + Style PS ($47) has got you covered.  If you need it for more conventional uses, the Leatherman Hail + Style PS also becomes an ice scraper, screwdriver or a wrench, and thanks to its built in carabiner, it can hook on to you anywhere for easy carrying.  Best of all, the Leatherman Hail + Style PS is American made, TSA compliant and comes packed with a 25-year warranty, meaning it will easily outlive your current ride and plenty more into the future.

Nike LunarENDOR QS Snowboard Boots

Nike LunarENDOR QS Snowboard Boots

If you dug the Poler Nike Vapen Snowboard Boots but crave something a little more attention grabbing, you've got to check out the new Nike LunarENDOR QS Snowboard Boots.  Just in time for the upcoming winter Olympics, the newest snowboarding boots from Nike boast a Nike Swoosh fitted with 30 LED lights (powered by an embedded lithium ioin battery) along with an on/off switch on the top of the boot's cuff.  In addition to the lighting wizardry, the LunarENDOR QS is the most technologically advanced snowboard boot available, with features including the use of Nike Lunarlon foam for a softer, more responsive ride; dynamic support to keep your legs and hips aligned more naturally, a 3-D molded upper and Nike Flywire inner lacing system; and a customizable flex line system with three levels of stiffness.  Look for Nike LunarENDOR QS Snowboard Boots to hit shelves and mid-December; but act fast, as quantities are limited.

Poler Nike Vapen Snowboard Boots Side Sunset

Poler Nike Vapen Snowboard Boots

In their first ever collaboration together, Poler has teamed up with Nike Snowboarding to create the ridiculously sweet Poler Nike Vapen Snowboard Boot ($240).  Geared towards all-around riding thanks to its stable, locked-in feel during your run, the  Nike Vapen Men's Snowboarding Boot is inspired by the Mogan Mid 2 with a snug, customized fit.  As for the Poler Nike Vapen Snowboard Boot, it adds in an awesome earth-toned palet with numerous shades of brown; an olive green Nike logo, laces and accents; and a camo tongue and interior liner.  Add it all together, and you've got one of the sickest boots on the mountain.

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