The family company Vaude is well known for its highly-functional outdoor clothes and is now well established in the mountain bike segment. The manufacturer from Tettnang presented its highlights for the upcoming season. The warm Minaki shorts and the weather proof Tremalzo line, as well as the Moab back pack were presented at Eurobike.

Perfekt für den bevorstehenden Winter: Die Minaki Hose wärmt dank Primaloft Wattierung an kalten Tagen.
Perfect for the upcoming winter: The Minaki trousers keep you warm on cold days./caption]

A special highlight for next winter is the VAUDE Minaki product range including a coat and the Minaki Short. Both products are sold with isolating PrimaLoft® Eco cotton stuffing on the front in combination with waterproof stretch material. on the back. The products are able to offer maximum flexibility and high heat output.


Typical Vaude: The products are offered with several new interesting features, like double sided zip fasteners and elegant adjustment possibilities. It is available for men and women for the following prices: Minaki Coat – €160; Minaki Short – €120.

[caption id="attachment_59312" align="aligncenter" width="780"]Stretch-Einsätze am Gesäß sollen maximale Bewegungsfreiheit garantieren. Stretch fillings should guarantee maximum flexibility.
Der seitlich an der Hose angebrachte Reisverschluss sorgt für einen gute Belüftung.
The zip fastener on the trousers side makes it easy for air to circulate.
Dank der Weitenverstellung am Bund lässt sich die Hose optimal an den Fahrer anpassen.
The trousers can be perfectly adjusted to fit the size of the person wearing them.

Vaude also presented us with the new All Mountain line for next summer 2015. The collection’s highlight is surely the Garbanzo trousers, named after the famous downhill trail. They have a windproof and stretchable material, as well as being produced in an environmentally friendly way without fluorocarbon (PFC). The price is set at €110 for the functional shorts.

Eine Farboption des neuen All Mountain Outfits von Vaude
The All Mountain outfit in a specific colour scheme.
Die Garbanzo Short kommt im schicken Colourblock Look.
The Garbanzo Short is delivered with a Colourblock Look.
Der Reisverschluss ermöglicht es zum einen die Hose für die Verwendung von Protektoren anzupassen, ermöglicht andererseits aber auch eine gute Belüftung.
The zip fastener enables adjustment and good air circulation.
Dank des 4 Wege-Stretch Materials ist im Bereich des Gesäß kein weitere Einsatz nötig und so konnte Vaude hier eine weitere Belüftungsöffnung integrieren.
Vaude was able to integrate a further air vent.
Die Garbanzo Short ist auch in rot / orange erhältlich.
The Garbanzo Short is available in red / orange.

To ensure that one has all the necessary equipment on trails, a back pack is a must-have. Vaude now offers the Moab 14. The back pack is available in a men’s as well as in a women’s version. It is produced in bluedesign® standards. Next to a large main pocket, the customer can use various divisions in order to store helmets and protectors.

Der neue Vaude Moab 14 Rucksack
The new Vaude Moab 14 back pack.
Das durchdachte Rückensystem soll gute Belüftung und einen körpernahen, sicheren Sitz garantieren
The well thought-out back system guarantees a secure fit as well as good air circulation.
Nützliche Unterteilungen sorgen unterwegs für Ordnung
Practical divisions ensure organisation on trails.
Der Rucksack ist in verschiedenen Farben und in einer Herren-, wie auch Damen-Variante erhältlich.
The backpack is available for men’s as well as women’s anatomy and comes in various colours.

We all hope that the summer will bring lots of hours of sun but we often have to face rainy days, especially where we live. The new Tremalzo collection by Vaude makes sure that no one will have excuses anymore. Next to a waterproof coat one can choose between matching long or short trousers. As in the Minaki line the Treamlzo products are available for men and women. The short trousers will be available for €80 and the long trousers will be priced at €100. The coat can be bought for €130.

Die Tremalzo Jacke besteht aus wasserdichten 2,5 lagen Stoff
The Tremalzo coat is made out of waterproof 2.5 layered material.
Die Reisverschlüsse der Jacke sind wasserabweisend
The coat’s zip fasteners are waterproof.
Eine Belüftung unter den Armen sorgt für ein angenehmes Klima
The breathable material by the arms ensures a good climate.
Die kurze Regenhose verfügt über einen robusten Einsatz im Bereich des Sattels.
The trouser material by the saddle area is strengthened.

Finally Vaude introduced us with a practical gadget: The Drinkclean water bootle. The name says it all: Thanks to the well thought-out mechanism the mouth piece remain free from outside dirt. In the case it needs cleaning one can turn it upwards. The bottle is free of BPA and is dish washer ready. The price of €8 is very fair.

Die Vaude Drinkclean Trinkflasche
The Vaude Drinkclean water bottle.
Das Mundstück lässt sich durch ein Gelenk drehen und so im inneren der Flasche verstauen.
The mouth piece can be turned and stored inside the bottle.
Im geschlossenen Zustand befindet sich das Mundstück im Inneren des Deckels.
While closed the mouth piece is protected inside the bottle.
BPA frei und Spülmaschinen geeignet.
BPA free and dish washer ready.

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Text & Photos: Christoph Bayer

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