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Gilad Nachmani
Review for the Vertex Carbon Poles by Ace-Outside

Review for the Vertex Carbon Poles by Ace-Outside

I have contacted Andrew from Ace-Outside a few months back about testing the Vertex Carbon poles and he had a chance to play with them for a while. He wrote his reviews the other day and I'm really happy with it - his opinion and recommendations. We also had a few chats over this time about minor issues he might have found in the poles and those have already been worked into the next round of production.   Andrew's bottom line is: " For the enthusiast and beginner, I think these are awesome.  They’re light, compact, and relatively strong. Compared to...

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Gilad Nachmani
How not to get lost outdoors

How not to get lost outdoors

What does it mean to be lost outdoors? We sure all know how it feels, but how does it happen? How do we actually “get lost,” and what can we do to avoid it?The Oxford dictionary defines lost as ‘unable to find one’s way; not knowing one’s whereabouts’. So being lost is when you can’t find where you are trying to go, or when you can’t find where you are. Is it a future problem (where do I go?), or is it a present issue (where am I?). In his book, Deep Survival, Laurence Gonzales defines lost in a way that combines...

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Gilad Nachmani
Welcome to the Cnoc Outdoors blog

Welcome to the Cnoc Outdoors blog

Hello and welcome to the Cnoc Outdoors blog. I'm Gilad Nachmani, the founder of Cnoc Outdoors and now also the writer of this great new blog. I'm sure this is not the first "company blog" you have come across and I guess you think you know this works, but let me tell you a few things about Cnoc and me that might lead you to having a slightly different opinion about this blog. A one man show Cnoc Outdoors started as one man's (mine) attempt to offer some alternatives and solutions that aren't served well in the outdoors market. All...

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