These eVENT-lined gloves performed so well they left me wondering why eVENT gloves are not more common.
By Will Rietveld
We are all familiar with eVENT's superior performance in shell jackets and pants, but how about gloves? For some reason, gloves with a waterproof-breathable eVENT lining are uncommon. Rab's Latok Gloves are one of the few to be found, and Rab gear is now available in the United States through a growing network of dealers. How well does eVENT perform in a glove, and specifically how do the Rab Latok Gloves perform in a variety of activities?
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Will Rietveld Ph.D, Senior Editor for Gear and Apparel, joined the BPL staff in April 2004. In his former career, Will was a research scientist, project manager, and R&D program administrator. Now retired, he lives in southern Colorado where he takes up a new career of backpacking year-round in the mountains and canyon country of the Southwest. During the summer months Will and his wife Janet are volunteer wilderness rangers in the Weminuche Wilderness. He has been a lightweight backpacker for 52 years and an ultralight backpacker for 13 years.
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