“People Don’t Know How Bad Neoprene Is”: Meet the Designer Bringing a Sustainable Vision to Surfing

"She [Abigail Lorick] noticed a gap in the market for a 'by women, for women' surf brand with a more elevated point of view, one that felt as sophisticated and timeless as the clothes she wore on dry land. The result [...]

2020-01-15T10:38:00-08:00January 14th, 2020|Action Sports, News, Surfing, Yulex|0 Comments

Patagonia’s new natural-rubber wetsuit is the warmest I’ve ever worn, and softer and more flexible than ever

Looking into both environmental and social responsibility, Patagonia, as it stands now, is the only wetsuit manufacturer that is Fair Trade Certified and neoprene-free. Owen Burke, Business Insider The Yulex line [...]

2020-01-21T18:43:01-08:00July 12th, 2019|Action Sports, News, Surfing, Yulex|0 Comments

What Exactly Is This Yulex Stuff Patagonia Is Using to Make Neoprene Free Wetsuits?

What was Yulex? And how exactly did it mean making wetsuits in a more sustainable way. Dylan Heyden, Associate Editor, The Intertia I remember standing in front of a group of stakeholders from [...]

2020-01-21T18:59:03-08:00September 21st, 2016|Action Sports, News, Surfing, Yulex|0 Comments