Long and sturdy coach glove developed in close cooperation with the coaches of the Swedish and Norwegian national alpine teams. A five-finger work glove for long days outdoors in all kinds of weather, as well as withstanding heavy wear and tear from handling sticks and other equipment.The outer glove is made from durable goatskin combined with two different synthetic fabrics for flexibility and comfort. A CZone membrane stops wetness while also wicking away moisture and keeping your hand comfortably dry. The liner is made of polyester fleece with warm synthetic insulation.This model is robust with carefully thought-out details. The leather palm has an Oil tacky coating for extra grip around sticks and the like. The high cuff has a snowlock, and there’s a Velcro adjustment at the wrist. Hestra handcuffs (wrist strap) secure the glove if you take it off to work with just a liner on your hands. Also available in a three-finger model.
The family business Martin Magnusson & Co. was founded in 1936 and is now run by the third generation of Magnussons. Both design and development is done at the headquarters in the town of Hestra.
Our gloves are manufactured in our own factory and we personally buy all leather, cloth, wool and other materials. This gives us complete control of the entire production chain and ensures high quality at every stage. Several of our models are handmade by some of the most experienced glove makers in Europe.
In 2012, we produced over 2 million pairs of gloves. The company has about 35 employees in Sweden. We also have a subsidiaries in the United States and Germany as well as agents, distributors and retailers in over 30 countries.
In addition to Scandinavia, the United States, Alp-countries and Japan are our largest markets. The owners and managers are brothers Claes and Svante Magnusson. They have two sons - the fourth generation of Magnussons - who also work at Hestra.
HESTRA is one of the leading international glove brands in skiing, outdoor recreation and leisure. There are also Hestra glove models for professional uses such as construction work. Design and product development is done in cooperation with some of the world's best professional skiers and adventurers.