686: Elevate Your Mountain Experience with Technical Apparel and Gear
S3 Boardshop proudly presents 686, the premier brand for technical snowboarding apparel and gear designed to elevate your mountain experience. With a commitment to innovation, performance, and style, 686 offers a wide range of high-quality outerwear, layering pieces, and accessories that keep you warm, dry, and stylish on the mountain.
Founded in 1992 by snowboarder Michael Akira West, 686 was born out of a passion for snowboarding and a desire to create innovative, functional, and stylish apparel for riders of all levels. With a focus on technical performance and cutting-edge design, 686 quickly established itself as a leader in the snowboarding industry, earning a reputation for producing some of the most advanced and stylish outerwear and gear on the market.
- Technical Performance: 686 is committed to pushing the boundaries of technical performance, using the latest materials, technologies, and construction techniques to create apparel and gear that excels in the harshest mountain conditions. From waterproof and breathable fabrics to advanced insulation and ventilation systems, 686 gear is designed to keep you comfortable and protected in any weather.
- Innovative Design: With a team of passionate designers and athletes at the helm, 686 is known for its innovative and forward-thinking designs that combine function and fashion seamlessly. From bold prints and vibrant colors to sleek silhouettes and ergonomic features, 686 apparel and gear are as stylish as they are functional.
- Sustainability: Committed to reducing its environmental footprint, 686 incorporates sustainable materials and practices into its manufacturing processes whenever possible. From recycled fabrics and eco-friendly insulation to water-saving dyeing techniques and ethical labor practices, 686 is dedicated to creating a more sustainable future for snowboarding and beyond.
Join the 686 Community:
Experience the power of technical innovation and style with 686 at S3 Boardshop. Explore our curated selection of 686 outerwear, layering pieces, and accessories, including popular items like the 686 Everywhere Pant, 686 Anything Pant, 686 Dojo Pant, and 686 Smarty Jacket, and join the 686 community in celebrating the thrill of snowboarding and mountain exploration.