The French brand Raidlight has been pioneering the world of Trail running since its foundation in 1999 by Benoit Laval; an avid runner who has run over 100 trail races across all the continents around the world and was selected for the French Trail running team in 2010.
Raidlight France is based at 1000 metres of altitude in the heart of the Massif de Chartreuse where it employees a team of 30 highly motivated employees who are each passionate about outdoor activities. From its Eco-friendly designed offices Raidlight continues to develop sport specific lightweight products for every aspect of users anticipated needs; including shoes, bags, clothing, accessories and more.
Launched in 1984 by the forest technical clothing brand Francital, it was created when the eldest son wanted to develop a specific clothing range for mountains and hiking. Supported in particular by Patrice Dheu, this collection experienced a breath of fresh air in the early 2000s when they chose the new name, Vertical. Renowned for its innovation and research, the brand quickly gained approval by mountain specialists and Vertical became an entity in its own right.
InStinct was born on the trails of the French Alps and is race approved around the world. Redefining a hydration pack or technical garment comes from asking the “right questions”, introducing analytical observations & first hand experience in running the toughest conditions.
At the heart of each revolutionary InStinct product is the desire to achieve a greater degree of function, accessibility and ergonomics; Total liberty of movement, sero obstruction and a second skin fit.
Slide on an InStinct product and we’re sure you’ll discover an all new experience.
In 1933, Björn, Alvar and Arvid Kjellström invented the first ever liquid-filled compass, and the Silva story began. Not only was it the first compass of its kind, but it also set the global standard for how navigation works upon today. Then, in 1935, they launched their first headlamp – Zeiler – and the SILVA brand was born.
Still to this day, Silva develops products for people who spend time on outdoor activities, regardless if the activity is high pulse like running, skiing, commuting to school or work. With our products, you can go anywhere you want, at any time of the day, and in any conditions.
Rossignol offers a wide range of equipment and a collection of clothing for skiing and snowboarding for men, women, juniors and children all year round. Discover now our ski boots, our hats, our scarves, our beanies, our alpine and nordic skis, our bindings, our ski poles but also our skiboots bags, our backpacks, our travel bags. You can also take a look at our ski jackets, our pants, our under-sweaters and middle layers, and our socks.
Finally, Rossignol also offers urban jackets, light jackets, everyday t-shirts, sweatshirts, knitwear and dress shoes. Enjoy the comfort and technique of one of the largest French brands.