Frisby Spyder Partnership Selected By U S Ski Team
Frisby Technologies Inc., Winston-Salem, N.C., and Spyder Active Sports, Boulder, Colo., have
announced that the companies will sponsor the U.S. Ski Team.This sponsorship was the result of the
partnership in which Frisby, maker of ComforTemp® DCC (dynamic climate control) materials, will
supply material to Spyder, a producer of technical ski apparel. Spyders Winter 2000 product line
includes ComforTemp in four categories.Spyder will also incorporate ComforTemp into the outerwear
uniforms for the U.S. Alpine and Disabled Ski teams.ComforTemp features and benefits meet the needs
of todays U.S. Ski Team competitors, said John Walbrecht, vice president global sales and
marketing, Spyder. Our Winter 2000 Authentics, Legends, Platinum and Gravity collections will
feature ComforTemp, providing cutting edge technology.The ComforTemp system has the ability to
absorb, store and release heat, cooling the body when it overheats or returning warmth to the body
when it gets too cold. Using the bodys heating and cooling process, it can provide prolonged
comfort and performance in any condition.
(See Quality Fabric of the Month, ATI May 1998).