Tubbs Snowshoes Introduces Xpedition, Journey and Flex ESC to 2012 Snowshoes Line-Up

October 26, 2011 (PRLEAP.COM) Sports News
Consistently known for advanced new product features and innovations throughout the snowshoe industry, Tubbs Snowshoes delivers all-new products across all the major snowshoeing categories for the 2011-2012 season. The men's and women's Tubbs Xpedition snowshoes are now included in the highly technical expedition-backountry snowshoes category, the men's and women's Tubbs Journey snowshoes are now a part of the recreational snowshoeing category, while the men's and women's Tubbs Flex ESC snowshoes are now available in the beginner snowshoe category. All are available for review and purchase at nationwide Tubbs partnering retailer and distributor, ORS Snowshoes Direct.

"Tubbs Snowshoes takes top billing year in and year out, and our customers constantly ask for help selecting snowshoes specifically within the Tubbs brand line", explains Catherine Case, ORS Snowshoes Direct Consumer Relations and Sales Director. "We are especially excited to educate our customers about the new product offerings for this season because even though the Xpedition, Journey and Flex ESC are each specifically targeted for different types of snowshoers, all incorporate new comfort features that further enhance the technical and performance aspects of the snow shoes."

The Tubbs Xpedition snowshoes (http://www.orssnowshoesdirect.com/tubbs-xpedition-snowshoes-men.html) are available in specific men (25, 30 and 36 sizes) and women (21 and 25 sizes). No other model in the expedition-backcountry snowshoes category offers a better blend of function and comfort. Even multi-day snowshoe hikers tackling the most arduous terrain and conditions will be glad they chose the Xpedition for its R2 Revolution Response pivot system, React bindings, ActiveLift heel lift bars, Fit-Step tail design, Cobra U-Grip traction and SoftTec Decking for flotation and durability.

The Tubbs Journey snowshoes (http://www.orssnowshoesdirect.com/tubbs-journey-snowshoes-men.html) are available in specific men (25, 30 and 36 sizes) and women (21 and 25 sizes). Recreational snowshoers will really appreciate the 180 Tour bindings with Control Wing Technology for ease of use and solid control and foot positioning at all times, Rotating Toe Cord - Rotation Limiter to allow snow to shed off the tails, Talon Crampon traction system and Fit-Step frame with SoftTec Decking for a more natural walking gait and great flotation in deeper snow.

The Tubbs Flex ESC snowshoes (http://www.orssnowshoesdirect.com/tubbs-flex-esc-snowshoes.html) are available in specific men (24 inch length) and women (22 inch length). Never before has it been a better time for snowshoeing novices to get started and discover the enjoyment of snowshoeing. A value-superstar, the Tubbs Flex ESC manages to include all the proprietary Flex innovations the Tubbs Snowshoe Company developed for the more expensive models in the Flex Series line-up. Incredible comfort, balance, stability, traction and ease-of-use are all achieved through the integrated features that include Flex Tail design for easy walking and reduced muscle and joint stress, Torsion Deck that articulates to match the terrain underfoot, Traction Rails grip and crampon system, QuickFLEX bindings for easy boot entry and stable foot positioning, Rotating Toe Cord - Rotation Limiter to shead snow off the rear of the snow shoes. All Tubbs snowshoes are covered under the expansive lifetime warranty program.

About ORS Snowshoes Direct
ORS Snowshoes Direct is a privately held company specializing in sales and service of snowshoes and snowshoeing accessories. Representing the industry's most respected and innovative manufacturers, including Tubbs, MSR and Atlas Snow Shoes and relative newcomers Dion, TSL and Crescent Moon Snowshoes, the company offers complete product lines for all ages and abilities. The company thoroughly tests all products it sells in the mountains and snowshoe trails of Vermont, where the company is headquartered. ORS Snowshoes Direct has been providing consumer sales for over three decades to the U.S. market through multi-channel outlets that include store front, Internet and phone sales. Their full line of Tubbs Snowshoes is available for review at: www.orssnowshoesdirect.com/tubbs_snowshoes.htm