The North Face, known for helping explorers reach the furthest limits in the outdoors for more than 50 years, today launched its fall 2018 Summit Series™ line featuring key additions and updates to its pinnacle mountaineering collection, along with a trailer of the much-anticipated climbing film, Antarctica.
The exploitation matches high-altitude expedition, alpinism, big-wall climbing and ski mountaineering with some of the fiercest athletes on the planet Jimmy Chin, Alex Honnold, Savannah Cummings, Anna Pfaff, Conrad Anker and Cedar Wright – as they journey to Queen Maud Land, Antarctica to conquer and send demanding routes on each of the six peaks of the “Wolf’s Jaw.”
Antarctica also put the new apparel and gear, collection Summit Series™ to the test. As always working with the mantra Athlete Testes, Expedition proven, the series will unveil a handful of thoughtful and athlete-requested additions including two significant updates to the Summit L6 Belay Parka, Summit L5 GTX Pro Full-Zip Bib, and the dynamic-venting Summit L3 Ventrix™.
The trailer teases the stunning views, apocalyptic landscape and physical challenges of climbing some of the most remote peaks in the world.