'Columbia' is short for 'Columbia Sportswear Company' and is based in Portland, Oregon. This family company has developed innovative outdoor apparel, footwear, accessories and equipment since 1938, and has established itself as a leading brand in the global outdoor market. Columbia designs its technologies around four properties: warm, dry, cool and protected – making its products the perfect outdoor wear for every season.
Omni-Shade™ blocks ultraviolet rays A and B (UVA and UVB). This prevents sunburn and long-term skin damage.
• Protects against UV rays: via its tight weave, UV absorbers and UV reflectors.
• Awarded a Seal of Recommendation from the Skin Cancer Foundation.
• Doesn't need to be reapplied, unlike sunscreen.
Sweat Activated Cooling
The Omni-Freeze™ ZERO blue rings react to your sweat and lower the temperature of the material to keep you cool.
• Industry-leading cooling technology.
• Long-lasting cooling effects.
• Lowers the temperature of the material.
• Accelerated moisture management for dryness.
• Skin-friendly comfort.
Waterproof. Breathable. Guaranteed
Omni-Tech™ offers outstanding air-permeable but waterproof protection. Guaranteed to be waterproof and breathable.
• Waterproof. Breathable. Guaranteed.