Ultimate Gear: Ski Straps

I always carry voile ski straps. Not only are they great to strap skis together but they are also an integral part of my repair kit. Video explains a few different uses for them. Here are a few ways I’ve used them: -Strapping skis together -Repairing a ski boot in a pinch -Strapping a crampon to […]

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Ultimate Gear: Charlie’s Jetboil

One of my ultimate pieces of gear is the Jetboil Sumo. Video explains why I like it. Here are the key features: -Boils water quickly – Great water purification tool – Use it to boil water, throw it in a canteen, put that in my sleeping bag to keep me warm at night. -Charlie Bausman

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Ultimate Gear: Rob’s Sleep System

Over the years outside I’ve tested different sleep gear and have settled on what I consider an ultimate sleep system: – Down Quilt – Inflatable Mattress – Bivy Sack Video shows my system. Here are the components mentioned: – Down Quilt: Enlightened Equipment Revelation Quilt – Mattress: Therm-a-Rest Neoair Xlite –  Bivy: Marmot Alpinist Bivy […]

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Scrum Participant Q&A

During the Scrum Event, we brought together a network of Quite Professionals from the Mountain, Military, Fire/Rescue, Law Enforcement, coaches and business leaders. Throughout the weekend we asked each of the participants the same four questions: What is your Occupation? Where are you From? What is the Biggest Challenge you face in your Profession? What […]

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Fire/Rescue Help Needed: What SCBA Emergency Air Management Techniques Do You Employ?

MTI is conducting research on the breathing methods firefighters employ when their self-contained breathing apparatus (SCBA) air supply runs low. These systems employ a “low-air alarm,” notifying the firefighter that they must exit the structure quickly, while preserving the little amount of air remaining. Our initial research has discovered just two breathing techniques for emergency […]

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Scrum Participant Q&A

During the Scrum Event, we brought together a network of Quite Professionals from the Mountain, Military, Fire/Rescue, Law Enforcement, coaches and business leaders. Throughout the weekend we asked each of the participants the same four questions: What is your Occupation? Where are you From? What is the Biggest Challenge you face in your Profession? What […]

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