Testing Spyder’s Hera jacket

Testing Spyder's Hera jacket

SNOW engaged top Aspen ski pro Kimberly Mann to do some product testing on Spyder’s Hera jacket. It’s befitting this jacket is named for the Goddess of women in Greek Mythology. Kimberly travels the world skiing and teaching skiing.

It’s important that her jacket fits well, keeps her warm, feels glamorous AND makes her feel like a Goddess! The temperatures were below 0 degrees, so it was a great opportunity for her to see if this jacket could do the job. Check out this video clip of her on the hill in the jacket.

WOMEN’S HERA JACKET

The Hera is Spyder’s premier Women’s ski jacket. Sporting laser-cut dimensional details that reveal a hint of shine and color, it is a rich mix of performance fabrics. The hood is removable and helmet-compatible, and the jacket is fully seam taped, with waterproof zips and underarm ventilation. The sleeves feature Velcro® adjustable cuffs and thumb holes, to keep your wrists and hands warm.

features:

  • Laser cut dimensional details
  • Interior mesh padding at shoulders and lower back
  • Removable hood system with adjustable opening, and removeable fur trim
  • Fully seam taped
  • Full stretch interior and exterior
  • Waterproof center front zipper
  • Waterproof chest, data card and hand pocket zippers
  • Under arm ventilation system
  • Internal zippered pocket
  • Seamless goggle pockets
  • Removable powder skirt with stretch panel, and pant attachment tabs
  • Snap back feature holds powder skirt away when not in use
  • Velcro® adjustable cuffs with gussets
  • Interior stretch cuffs with thumb holes
  • Detachable brushed microfiber inner collar
  • Drawcord adjustable hem
  • Chamois lens wipe
  • Cohaesive™ one touch cord lock management system at hood
  • PrimaLoft® Gold Insulation (60g)
  • 360º Stretch Nylon with Xt.L™ 20k/30k Laminate and Spylon™ DWR
  • Accent: Silver Fox Fur

WOMEN’S OMEGA SKI MITTEN

The Omega Conduct Ski Mitten’s leather piecing, 3M™ Thinsulate™ Insulation, waterproof insert, touchscreen capability, and heater-pack pocket offer a feature-rich, value-added glove package.

features:

  • NEW Insulate ski glove with leather accents
  • Spyder Xt.L™ waterproof insert
  • Insulated ski mitten
  • Waterpoof zipper heat pack pocket
  • Debossed leather piecing on back of hand
  • Over the cuff gauntlet
  • Pre-curved articulated fit 3M™ Thinsulate™ Insulation with Extra Warmth (150g) Polyester Stretch Plainweave with Xt.L™ 10k/10k Laminate and Spylon+™ DWR

WOMEN’S ICICLE HAT

A perennial fan favorite, the Icicle Hat’s clean colorways and brushed microfleece make for a superb upscale option.

features:

  • Luxurious hand feel
  • Fully lined with fleece
  • Metal logo charm
  • Polyester Stretch Plainweave with Xt™ 5k/5k Coating and Spylon+™ DWR