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Last updated: 11/07/2017 - 17:06

686 Technical Apparel welcomes Victor Daviet, Shuhei Sato, Laurent De Martin and Mike King.

Last updated: 08/01/2017 - 08:27

Doug Sumi has been with 686 since pretty much day one and is now the president of the company.



Last updated: 03/24/2017 - 13:14

The GLCR Multi Jacket is 686’s first foray into a Spring product launch since 2012.

Last updated: 03/08/2017 - 17:16

This collective of adventurers will be wear testers, advocates and an active part in a new era of consumer-integrated design for 686.


Last updated: 01/19/2017 - 14:39

The jackets are available exclusively through

Last updated: 12/15/2016 - 17:37

The new 686xBBMR Ski Patrol uniforms are designed to accommodate everyday patrol and the unique Southern California winter climate.

Last updated: 11/17/2016 - 11:34

We talk to Mike about the big move to sign 686's first skier to its GLCR collection, the strategy behind GLCR, and the state of the snow market

Last updated: 11/15/2016 - 07:15

Doug Sumi was most recently CFO/COO and has worked at Westlife for 21 years.

Last updated: 11/15/2016 - 07:11

The hardcore snowboard brand adds a skier to represent its GLCR collection

Last updated: 12/04/2015 - 07:58

A total of 686 xB special edition models are available for buyers.