We're Carl Moriarty, the Director for Apparel, and John Atkinson, the Director of Hardgoods Design for Arc’teryx, AMA
"UPDATE: Hey everyone, that was great! We're stepping away from the keyboard now. Thanks so much for dropping in! And sorry that we couldn't answer all of your questions. Shoutout to Carryology and MFA for helping us make this happen." 'till next time - seeya!
Hey Carl & John here, we're Designers at Arc'teryx. And we're up for chatting about a bunch of stuff: including men's outdoor apparel & pack design, fit, ergonomics, fabric selection and process.
You can read a little more about us here
Here's out proof on twitter
We'll start answering questions in 1 hours time: 6pm EST. So feel free to start firing in your questions.
Carl will answer with (C)
Areas of expertise:Pack design, ergonomics and load carry. Apparel design, materials, fit and layering.
And John,of course, with (J)
Areas of Expertise: Pack design, Load carriage biomechanics Custom component design, Process engineering
*And our lovely colleague Jo, is on the keyboard dictating our answers so we can get them to you quickly - and because we kinda suck at touch typing.