Descente believes sports and movement are essential to the enjoyment of our lives. And the element of competition in sports allows us to push our bodies and minds toward their maximum potential. Descente is a Japanese company that has made skiwear since the 1950s. Their slogan, "Design for Sports," speaks to Descente’s commitment to designing sportswear that consistently extends the boundaries of technology and artistic creativity. Dedicated to bringing the joys of sport to everyone, from the most casual participants to world champion athletes, Descente proudly outfits national ski teams from Japan, Canada, Switzerland, and Spain as well as smaller local teams. The Descente philosophy is to strengthen individuals of all ages, genders, and experience levels, and the communities in which they live, by helping to create a way of life that allows all people to live to the fullest. Descente is passionate about helping athletes challenge themselves for the future of the sport.