Downhill '27 Jacket

Alps & Meters

100023HGSM

31903052824654

$1,295.00
Rated 5.0 out of 5
2 Reviews

Since the first modern downhill race in the United States was staged in 1927, traditional alpine sport clubs have remained authentic bastions of ski and ski racing throughout the world. Dartmouth College’s famous Outing Club and the Appalachian Mountain Club of the early 20th century combined a love for winter and the mountains with a desire to slide fast on snow. As racing evolved from its initial North American origins on Mt. Moosilauke, New Hampshire to the world’s first alpine combined event of slalom and downhilll in the Alberg in 1928 passion, style, and technique have fueled skiing’s storied history of legends and legendary races.

It is with deep consideration of the elements that have shaped alpine sport’s past, present, and future, that Alps & Meters has created the Alpine Combined Jacket. A unique Forged Performance sportswear garment fusing traditional leather with natural down fill technology, the Downhill ‘27 Jacket links the passion of skiing’s first sports clubs with the excitement, panache, and high style of the gentlemanly racing legacy which they created. A product created for the Gentleman Skier whose edges are as sharp as his appearance on mountain and off.

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Grey
Hunter
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THE STORY

Since the first modern downhill race in the United States was staged in 1927, traditional alpine sport clubs have remained authentic bastions of ski and ski racing throughout the world. Dartmouth College’s famous Outing Club and the Appalachian Mountain Club of the early 20th century combined a love for winter and the mountains with a desire to slide fast on snow. As racing evolved from its initial North American origins on Mt. Moosilauke, New Hampshire to the world’s first alpine combined event of slalom and downhilll in the Alberg in 1928 passion, style, and technique have fueled skiing’s storied history of legends and legendary races.

It is with deep consideration of the elements that have shaped alpine sport’s past, present, and future, that Alps & Meters has created the Downhill '27 Jacket. A unique Forged Performance sportswear garment fusing traditional leather with natural down fill technology, the Downhill ‘27 Jacket links the passion of skiing’s first sports clubs with the excitement, panache, and high style of the gentlemanly racing legacy which they created. A product created for the Gentleman Skier whose edges are as sharp as his appearance on mountain and off.

FORGED PERFORMANCE

The warmest and most protective jacket in the collection, the Downhill '27 Jacket is filled with 800 power down fill, a 10k/10k windproof/waterproof membrane, and a water repellent lambswool exterior for superior protection in any conditions.

FORGED PERFORMANCE

The warmest and most protective jacket in the collection, the Downhill '27 Jacket is filled with 800 power down fill, a 10k/10k windproof/waterproof membrane, and a water repellent lambswool exterior for superior protection in any conditions.

Features & Benefits

Warm, Dry & Protected

The Downhill '27 Jacket is a fully-insulated jacket, suitable for extremely cold temperatures.

Exterior: 50/50 Lambswool/Poly blend with water-repellent finish.

Interior: 800 fill-power, fully traceable Allied Down provides thorough insulation and warmth. 10k/10k interior membrane for windproof/waterproof protection.

Maximum Utility

Helmet-compatible hood and high collar for enhanced wind protection.

Water resistant front pockets for easy access and dry storage.

Performance powder skirt

Fitted hand cuffs for maximum comfort.

Quality & Durability

Waterproof full-grain leather panels and front placket.

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Reviewed by Sarah B., from United States
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I recommend this product
Age Range
45 - 54
Size Purchased
L
How it Fits
Perfect
Height
5' 10"
Waist Size (US)
28”
Best Uses
  • Skiing
  • Après
  • Around Town
  • Snow
  • Cold Temperatures
Rated 5 out of 5
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What a great accommodating experience! They opened up the store so I could shop individually. Very helpful and what great Christmas presents!

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Reviewed by Jeremiah S., from United States
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Age Range
45 - 54
Size Purchased
S
How it Fits
Perfect
Height
5' 4"
Suit or Jacket Size (US)
40"
Waist Size (US)
33"
Best Uses
  • Skiing
  • Snow
  • Rain
  • Cold Temperatures
  • Very Cold Temperatures
Rated 5 out of 5
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Perfect winter jacket

This jacket is technical enough for a cold day on the slopes, but stylish to wear daily out and about on winter days. I am 5'4 and a small is perfect. It is not too constrictive or bulky.

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