Smith “represent authentic sports gear, researched and tested by a dedicated group of employees and athletes that live and breathe the lifestyle. It’s easy to make a great product when you love what you do”.
A pioneer in the goggle industry, Dr Bob Smith (dentist) made his first prototypes using dental tools, foam and glue. The result was a goggle that protected you from the elements and let hot air escape (anti-fog venting).
In the coming decades, Smith Optics continued to be at the forefront of innovation - receiving patents for features commonly found in modern-day goggles. It was a natural transition to start producing helmets, creating an integrated safety and optical system.</p>
<p>Trusting their vision to these goggles in high-risk situations, the team of snowboard professionals that use Smith products is testament to how good they are.