December 31, 2019

2019 in Review

By Hillsound Equipment Inc.
2019 in Review

Newfoundland, Canada - Photo by @jpmullowneyphoto 

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What an incredible year to end off the decade! 2019 was an amazing year for Hillsound thanks to all of YOU! 

Before we head off into the new year, and a whole new decade at that, we wanted to look back at some of our favourite moments in 2019. 

1. Launch of FlexSteps at Outdoor Retailer / Snow Show

Whistler, Canada - Photo by @shigetomi

Whistler, Canada - Photo by @shigetomi

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2. New colours in stores for our FreeSteps6 and Trail Crampons 

Whistler, Canada - Photo by @shigetomi

Whistler, Canada - Photo by @shigetomi

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3. Hillsound ambassador Heather "Anish" Anderson named National Geographic's "Adventurer of the Year"

Photo from @anishhikes

Photo by @anishhikes

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4. Launch of BTR on Kickstarter and successfully funding the whole project!

BC, Canada - Photo by @shigetomi

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5. Introducing BTR to the outdoor industry at Outdoor Retailer Summer Market and winning Gear Patrols' Editors' Choice Award 

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6. Overwhelming BTR love after Hillsound's first camp furniture launch 

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    7. FlexSteps featured on Backpacker's "Gear of the Week"

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    8. Trail Crampons featured on Backpacker's "Best Crampon Accessories" 

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    9. Interacting with friends in the local and international outdoor community

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    10. Winter trail running isn't going anywhere, and we're right there with you. Be sure to be geared up and stay safe! 

    • Gear Patrol's "Best Winter Trail Running Kits"
    • Outside's "Best Traction Devices of 2020"

     

    We hope that everyone had an awesome 2019. See you all in the new year! 

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