Designed to perfrom in the most severe alpine conditions, the latest iteration of the iconic Alpha SV is the strongest ever. Crafted with extremely durable yet breathable GORE-TEX PRO with Most Rugged Technology, Arcteryx have ensured that the Alpha SV delivers incredibly long-lasting storm protection. Fully equipped with an embedded RECCO® reflector for improved searchability in emergency situations, as well as a helmet compatible StormHood™, pit zips, and articulated construction that frees you to move across mountain terrain,tthis is a jacket that is ready to tackle even your most ambitious expeditions.
We know our customers like to know exactly what they're buying; we're not going to sugar coat it, but we are going to explain it. We've divided up all of the sustainable features we've identified across our product ranges and grouped them into three so you know how your purchase is making an impact: Think Nature, Think Welfare, Think People.
The Arcteryx Men's Alpha SV Jacket - Vitality has the following sustainability attributes...
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