ArmaSkin News March 2020
Posted by Ian Bridger on ArmaSkin News March 2020

Latest news from around the ArmaSkin world. Major achievements of our band of hikers, the impact of the Coronavirus including the release of an ArmaSkin facemask.  Click here to read it in your browser

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Hiking sock choices that work best with ArmaSkin blister prevention.
Posted by Ian Bridger on Hiking sock choices that work best with ArmaSkin blister prevention.

By: ArmaSkin staff with valuable input from Hiking for Her INTRODUCTION In general, an ArmaSkin liner sock will provide substantial blister prevention in combination with any sock that you choose as your outer sock for hiking. The exceptions would be double layer socks and some compression socks.  Cotton or cotton blend socks which tend to retain moisture rather than wick it away are also not preferred for optimum blister prevention. Blisters can result from factors including movement of the skin (causing shear between skin layers), potentially exacerbated by other heat causing factors such as ambient temperature and insulation characteristics of...

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ArmaSkin News February 2020
Posted by Ian Bridger on ArmaSkin News February 2020

ArmaSkin News February 2020 ArmaSkin liner socks are worn around the world for effective blister prevention. Customers and Ambassadors share their stories and ArmaSkin provides special offers for those wanting to try the technology.

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Alaina and Aditya Summit Aconcagua (6962m)
Posted by Ian Bridger on Alaina and Aditya Summit Aconcagua (6962m)

Alaina and Aditya, two of ArmaSkin's Ambassadors, have just successfully summited Aconcagua in Argentina.  More pics coming in the next ArmaSkin News.

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How To Select A Class of Hiking Footwear
Posted by Ian Bridger on How To Select A Class of Hiking Footwear

How To Select A Class of Hiking Footwear Hiking footwear comes in many variants! Knowing them is the first step to choosing the best hiking footwear for your style of hiking. Hiking conditions can vary dramatically, be it the Pacific Crest Trail with days of ice and snow and many water crossings, the Camino with generally well-worn trails often in hot weather, or the Te Araroa with countless climbs and descents. So, preparing yourself with an understanding of the terrain and prevailing weather you will be faced on your hike is good homework before thinking about your footwear. All hiking...

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ArmaSkin News 28 January 2020
Posted by Ian Bridger on ArmaSkin News 28 January 2020

ArmaSkin News 28 January now available for download.  From Te Araroa Trail to OxFam Trailwalkers to South Africa. ArmaSkin is on the move!  New Products and special offers too!

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