Relax and enjoy the ride.The Free Shell is developed to be the ultimate system for the devoted free skier and snowboarder. A lightweight, oversized 3-layer shell offering unlimited freedom of movement and great breathability, while keeping you protected from howling storms and chest-deep powder.
Note: This system has an oversized fit. If you prefer a more regular fit, we suggest ordering one size smaller.
Why we made it
- Stormproof protection for the devoted freeskier and snowboarder.
- Stretchable with an oversized fit for maximized freedom of movement.
- High-performance technical system optimized for use in demanding conditions.
The new Free Shell System is designed for big lines, epic powder days, and the search for backcountry adventures. This stormproof high-performance shell has an oversized, and carefully selected technical details. The elongated Free Jacket keeps the powder out, especially when combined with the new Free Bib, while providing maximized freedom of movement and excellent ventilation.
Using Dermizax®NX from Japanese innovators Toray, this 3-layer shell is lightweight and stretchable, while completely waterproof, completely windproof and extremely breathable. In fact — you will have a hard time finding any shell material that can compete with its comfort and performance.
The Free Shell is a full-featured technical system developed for alpine activities like freeskiing, snowboarding, and backcountry touring — but it can be used for a wide range of alpine activities.
Completely waterproof, completely stormproof and extremely breathable. Lightweight with an oversized fit.
Two large chest pockets with plenty of room for smartphone, bars or a small camera, easily accessed when wearing a backpack and/or a harness.
Elongated pit zips quickly releases heat during aerobic activities like hiking and skinning.
2-way-adjustable fixed hood that will accommodate larger-sized helmets.
Embedded cordlock one-hand adjustment of hood.
Elongated with a straight cut for extra protection, and for staying tucked under a harness.
Internal snow-gaiter system connects to all Stellar shell pants.
Full technical details
Main fabric: Dermizax NX™ – 3-ply, DWR-treated, 100% polyester. 165g/sqm. Made in Japan.
Main fabric denier: 75D * 75D/2. (This is a woven fabric in which the warp and weft have different denier numbers.)
Waterproofness: 20 000 mm.
Breathability: 30 200 g/sqm/24h.
Garment weight: Men’s M 725 g, L 755 g, XL 790 g. Women’s S 656 g, M 692 g, 718 g.
Center back length men’s: S 83 cm, M 85 cm, L 87.5 cm, XL 90 cm, XXL 92.5 cm.
Center back length women’s: S 77.5 cm, M 79.5 cm, L 82 cm, XL 84.5 cm.
Hood/collar: Fixed hood adjustable at front with cohaesive cord lock, and at back. Extra high front of hood for maximum protection against the elements.
Pockets: Two extra large zipped chest bellow pockets. One zipped ski pass pocket at lower sleeve. One zipped inner pocket in stretch mesh.
Zippers: YKK zippers. YKK Aquaguard™ technology used on all exposed zippers. Two-way zipper at front.
Ventilation: Two-way zipped ventilation under arms.
Sleeves and cuffs: Pre-bent and extra long sleeves for extra freedom of movement. Cuffs shaped for extra protection. Cuffs adjustable with velcro. Gorilla grip tape reinforcement at inside.
Bottom hem: Bottom hem adjustable with elastic drawstring. Gorilla grip tape reinforcement at inside.
Snowgaiter: Internal snowgaiter in lightweight stretch fabric with Stellar Closure System.
RECCO: Jacket equipped with RECCO reflector in the collar.
Garment fit: This system has an oversized fit. If you prefer a more regular fit, we suggest ordering one size smaller.
Extra feature: Inner placket at front equipped with drainage channel.
Note: Colors will differ slightly between different materials. The Stellar Shell Jacket will match the Stellar Shell Pant perfectly, but the Guide Shell Pant might not, because of differences in fabric texture and luminance. Contact customer service if you need advice.
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Shipping & Delivery
We ship every working day, and always do our very best to deliver your order within the timeframes listed. All orders placed before 12:00 CET (Monday-Friday) will be shipped the same day. Please see chart below for shipping cost. Orders placed during weekends or holidays will be shipped the following work day (excluding public holidays). As soon as your order has left our warehouse, you will receive an email with the tracking number.
We ship duty-free to the USA for amounts not exceeding $800.
For purchases over $800 duties will be added upon delivery via DHL.
Learn more about US duties here.
We currently ship to the following countries:
Andorra Japan Australia Latvia Austria Liechtenstein Belgium Lithuania Bulgaria Luxemburg Canada Malta Croatia Monaco Cyprus Netherlands Czech Republic New Zealand Denmark Norway Estonia Poland Finland Portugal France Romania Germany Slovakia Gibraltar Slovenia Greece Spain Hungary Sweden Ireland Switzerland Italy United Kingdom Island United States Åland
Wash & Care
Fine wash the garments in cold water, maximum 30°C, by itself or with other garments in similar colors. Make sure to close all pockets and the front zipper. Do not use fabric softener.
After wash, tumble dry or iron the jacket on low temperature to re-activate water-repellency.