Founded by former Canadian National Ski team member David Jacobs in 1978, Spyder is now the leading ski-specialty clothing brand in North America. With headquarters in nestled at the foot of the Colorado Rocky Mountains, the brand has become renowned for outfitting some of the world’s top racers and freestyle skiers in suits and outerwear. Today, Spyder’s collection of insulated winter jackets and pants are fixtures on the slopes of Vail, Whistler, and Chamonix. Styles like the men’s Gotham jacket are consistently ranked among the best buys of the year by ski and resort publications. The company designs a series of functional and fashionable mountain-ready products for the resorts and backcountry along with a collection of styles for the après hour and mountain-town lifestyle.