At the Newport International Boat Show

Snap shots taken at The Newport International Boat Show in Newport, R.I.  After a 24 hour non-stop trip from Arequipa, Peru, Eileen Saavedra, our Chief Designer brought the latest models of Latitude15 shirts and socks for the boat show (Tent B-16) A twelve hour workday in setting up, we took a little boat ride as a reward.   Weather clear, cool, and conducive to attendance.  More later…….

Prayers today for all of us on this memorable day, Sept. 11, 2009.  We will be flying an American Flag at our booth in honor of all of those who were directly impacted on that day seven years ago.

Bob Hardy




A patented, intimate blend of synthetic and natural fibers that accelerates the water release rate of wet fabric. It is set apart from other moisture management products because of its faster drying time, the aesthetics imparted by its natural fiber component and its permanently built-in odor eliminator, FreshGuard®.

We've chosen Dri-release for the inside of the shirt because of its multiple comfort and protection features - features that appeal to the extreme sports aficionados targeted by Latitude 15 including skiers, trekkers, climbers, sky jumpers, big game hunters and the like that often find themselves among the elements for hours or days at a time.

"I was so glad to have my Latitude15 shirt with me. It turned out to be the favorite piece of clothing I had with me and so I ended up wearing it for the most of the trip. The level of comfort it provides in an extreme outdoor environment is amazing and its ability to keep your body "climate controlled" is absolutely unmatched by other materials like fleece or cotton. I can only say: Don't leave home without it!"

Gebhard Jochum,
The Lorunser Sport Hotel, Zurs am Arlberg, Austria