SILVER Sponsors

Arc’Teryx is a leading manufacturer of high quality outdoor clothing.

Black Diamond is a company that’s not just for rock climbers and skiers, but one that stands for the spirit of the sports we live, their values and goals, past, present and future. Since 1957, our innovative gear designs have set the standard in numerous areas

Cascade Rescue specializes in the manufacture of safety and rescue products that meet the highest standards, designed for professionals who often work in dangerous environments

For all things Rescue including CMC gear, tech tips, how-to videos, informational blog articles and other resources for technical rescue, first response, and emergency service professionals

Emergency Response Manager (ERM) is a real-time system that provides search and rescue organizations a platform to Manage, Communicate, and Coordinate resources and information flow during missions and beyond. With ERM, organizations can replace the many systems teams need to conduct safe and effective missions for the communities they serve. ERM was created by search and rescue volunteers with a passion for providing useful tools to help save lives.

With inReach satellite technology from Garmin and a satellite subscription, you can stay in touch globally. You can send and receive messages, navigate your route, track and share your journey and, if necessary, trigger an SOS to get emergency help from a 24/7 global monitoring center via the 100% global Iridium® satellite network

Liberty Mountain is one of the largest wholesale distributors of technical outdoor products and climbing gear in the U.S. Since 1952, Liberty Mountain has provided everything for the outdoors to retailers with hundreds of their favorite brands and tens of thousands of SKUs in a one stop shop.

Outdoor Prolink’s mission is to outfit industry professionals with high quality, affordable gear so they can protect and promote the wild places we all love. Due to their expertise, our members are leaders within their community, shaping the purchasing habits of other outdoor enthusiasts. As an incentive for this influence, all Outdoor Prolink members get up to 50% off 130+ top outdoor brands like Mammut, Black Diamond, and Outdoor Research

Patagonia grew out of a small company that made tools for climbers. Alpinism remains at the heart of a worldwide business that still makes clothes for climbing – as well as for skiing, snowboarding, surfing, fly fishing, paddling and trail running.

RECCO advanced rescue technology makes outdoor enthusiasts searchable to rescue professionals in case of an avalanche accident or when lost in the outdoors. Rescuers carry RECCO detectors that send out search signals which are echoed by RECCO rescue reflectors, carried by the user. RECCO detectors are used worldwide at more than 900 ski resorts and mountain rescue organizations in 28 countries

Our desire to produce the most innovative technical equipment available. In an age when many companies no longer actually make anything, but rather just promote their brand and sub out the manufacturing, we are an anachronism. We manufacture our gear ourselves, in Utah

Rocky Talkies are backcountry radios designed by a small team of climbers from Denver. For every radio sold, the company donates $2 to mountain rescue teams across the country.


Smartwool’s purpose is to bring comfort, confidence, and community to a life lived outside. They design and develop Merino wool products to be a catalyst for every adventure. Smartwool wants you to go father, and feel good doing it

SMC designs and manufactures sport and rescue hardware to aircraft industry standards while remaining true to a heritage of excellence and innovation. Seasoned climbers and rescue personnel depend on the reliable performance of SMC gear in the most critical situations and demanding conditions around the globe

We have been making the highest quality, most innovative static and dynamic rope and cord for decades. We were the first to offer a 48-carrier static sheath construction for greater durability and better handling.

Team Wendy’s mission is to research, develop, design and deliver the most innovative, protective and impact-mitigating products and technologies on the market today as well as research the causes and prevention of TBI.