Entries by Jane Ellis

Sam the Trap Man

Hamiora Gibson (Sam the Trap Man), is a keen outdoors man, who has recently been selected as a semi-finalist for the Kiwi Bank New Zealander of the year awards. He runs the Eastern Whio Link conservation project – a 25,000ha hunter led project, run in partnership with Matawai Marae. This important project has recently been […]

The Polartec® Story

One of the most significant events in the history of performance outdoor clothing was the arrival of knitted polyester Polar Fleece. Two and a half times warmer for its weight than any natural fibre and absorbing less than 3% of its weight in moisture, it rapidly became sought after for being the most efficient   insulation […]