Use the science of nature to support athletic performance in extreme environments; bring positive change to the communities that provide our wool; make the highest performance products on fair trade principles—and never compromise on quality and integrity.
Partnering with nomad communities to protect the Himalayas
kora IN THE NEWS
"... regulated my temperature on cold days, and it’s stretchy enough to be comfortable for all-day wear or even sleeping. After I first got my pair, I don’t think I changed out of them for three days"
"This yak-wool base layer has a warmth-to-weight ratio that’s better than anything else we’ve tested. It’s exceedingly soft and comfortable, too, making it the first piece we grab when we’re layering for cool-weather rides.”
"Exceptional. Cut to an athletic fit, this 100 percent yak wool layer is warm, quick drying, and comfortable.”
"yak wool is warmer and more breathable than Merino, and is also lighter and softer—and so far I think they're right”
"We loved the Shola 230 Leggings and Azog Jersey, which offer warmth, breathability, and moisture-wicking, odor-resistant, itch-free insulation for all our cold-weather outdoor shenanigans."
"It’s a wonderfully warm base layer in extreme cold, yet exceptionally breathable with efficient moisture-wicking."
The 21 Best Base Layers of Winter 2019
"Kora have built an impressive line of yak and merino wool clothing that take high performance cold weather gear to the next level."
creating extraordinarily warm clothing harnessing the remarkable natural properties of yak wool, sourced directly from our Tibetan nomad partners