Heverest.ru, a Russian online retailer for sport amenities, leisure and travel goods, has raised $1.4m in funding.
Backers include Rollingahead Ltd and eVenture Capital Partners.
This investment brings the total amount raised by the company to date to around $2m.
Launched on 1st June 2011 by Fast Lane Ventures and led by CEO Vladimir Kim, Heverest.ru currently offers users all the major international sport and leisure brands including: The North Face, Salomon, Nike, Columbia, Adidas, Reebok, Marmot, DaKine, Puma, Speedo, Deuter, Salewa, Fashy, Hi-Tec, Rider and others, with the product range being renewed on a regular basis and deliveries are transferred to all regions of Russia.
The portal also features an online community and content including newsfeeds, articles, recommendations from seasoned travelers, feedback from amateurs and professionals, interviews with stars with active lifestyle interests, outdoor experience stories.