Big satisfaction for Dolomite: the Cougar Hp Pro Gtx wins the important prize “Design Award of the Federal Republic of Germany 2011”. A result that confirm the high quality of its products and the brand. After the winning of the Outdoor Industry Award, with the Cougar HP in 2009, the new Cougar has been nominated for the Design Award after a selection of 1500 products.
The Design Award is the highest official recognition for design excellence in Germany. It is awarded by the Federal Minister for Economics and Technology and is organised by the German Design Council. Its unique feature is that participation in this competition is possible only for design items that have already won an award elsewhere.
“I’m very proud - said Giancarlo Zanatta, Chairman of Tecnica Group – of this important prize. Dolomite proves ones again its competitive spirit and its high level of products in the international markets. Thanks to those people who work with passion and professionalism and the company which continues to invest in technology, research and design”.
COUGAR HP PRO GTX: The most advanced solution for mountaineering activities in terms of performance and comfort.
Strength, reliability, lateral hold and stability combined with unprecedented lightness are the plus features of Cougar models, which also provide a snug, precise and secure fit through excellent fitting and exceptional comfort.
This model, the flagship of the new Dolomite collection, features a Vibram sole and the Dolomite Anatomic System: safety and foot wellbeing are brought together.
DAS is an innovative system of design and engineering which is based on the anatomy of the human foot and leads to constructional solutions able to guarantee levels of comfort and accurate fit never achieved before in outdoor footwear. Concealed laces and lace-lock. The stretch gaiter, which allows perfect wrapping of the foot, and the gusseted cuff are innovative solutions for total body comfort. The sole can be fitted with crampons, the midsole is in carbon and the linen in Goretex Duraterm.
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In the picture: the "Design Award of the Federal Republic of Germany" Jury