About Helly Hansen - Founded in Norway in 1877, Helly Hansen develops professional grade apparel that helps people stay and feel alive. Through insights drawn from living and working in the world's harshest environments, the company has developed a long list of first-to-market innovations, including the first supple waterproof fabrics more than 140 years ago.
Other breakthroughs include the first fleece fabrics in the 1960s, the first technical base layers in the 1970s, made with Lifa® Stay Dry Technology, and today's award winning, responsible, waterproof and breathable Lifa Infinity Pro™ technology.
Helly Hansen is a leader in technical sailing and performance ski apparel. Its uniforms are worn and trusted by more than 55.000 professionals worldwide and can be found on Olympians, National Teams and at more than 200 ski resorts and mountain guiding operations around the world.