Descente has been making high quality ski gear that marries fashion with function since 1935. Based in Osaka, Japan, Descente has led the ski industry in innovative technology that liberates skiers from the effects of the elements. In Descente jackets and Descente ski pants you will find cutting edge waterproofing with Descente’s signature Entrant Dermizax and Descente Technology Lamination (DTL) that provides up to 20K waterproof protection.
Named after the French term for downhill skiing, Descente is known worldwide and sponsors national ski teams from Canada to Spain to Switzerland. Four-way stretch fabric and 3D Motion technology gives you the freedom of movement you need to be agile in the bumps and the trees while Heat Navi and Heat Flex insulation layers use the sun’s infrared rays and your own body heat respectively to create warmth that lasts all day long.
From moisture wicking Descente base layers, to cozy Descente fleece to high-fashion Descente jackets, the Descente collection is where form meets and function for the serious skier who enjoys the finer things in life.