Because you’re eager to conquer the most extreme conditions, RAB exists to master them. Your goals aren’t always so easy to achieve, so you had better wear a brand that has your back. RAB is well-known for their steadfast dedication to delivering a product that is tough and dependable, ready and willing to stand up to the worst the elements have to offer.
RAB the company started from a freak travel mishap. Rab the man was stuck in Buenos Aires, on his way to Patagonia and picked up work sewing up sleeping bags for a friend. This job, born out of desperation while stuck in a foreign country, ended up imbuing Rab Carrington with the skills that would eventually become key in his developing one of the most respected and technically proficient outdoors clothing and equipment companies in the world. Over the proceeding decades, RAB has been keen on building apparel that packs a wealth of innovative features and technology to bring you the best possible backcountry experience possible. Add to that a line of gear, including imitable sleeping bags and tents, and you’re presented with a team that refuses to coast on reputation alone, consistently challenging their designs and building a better product, every time.
Built by happenstance and forged from a passionate leadership, the RAB brand exists as an icon of hard work and persistence in the outdoor goods world. The original Rab’s eager and transparent approach to business and practically is still very much alive in the spirit of the brand today, a brand propelled through dependably meeting the needs of the mountaineering community.