PackTowl. Top 10 Staff Picks: PackTowl Unisex RobeTowl. Posted on Categories EquipmentTags Leave a comment on Top 10 Staff Picks: PackTowl Unisex RobeTowl

Top 10 Staff Picks: PackTowl Unisex RobeTowl

The ultimate travel towel in the shape of a bathrobe Our review of this product 8.0 / 10 The pros are: Lightweight Super absorbent The cons are: Not very comfortable to put on when you are wet Every efficient traveler knows the famous Packtowl towel. Lightweight, thin and ultra absorbent, it is perfect for wiping … Read more ›

SAXX Underwear. Top 10 Staff Picks: Saxx Underwear Vibe Modern Boxer. Posted on Categories ApparelTags Leave a comment on Top 10 Staff Picks: Saxx Underwear Vibe Modern Boxer

Top 10 Staff Picks: Saxx Underwear Vibe Modern Boxer

When I was asked to write a review for a product and I found out it was a simple boxer, I wondered what in the world I could say about it. That was before I tried out the Vibe Modern Fit Boxer. Our review of this product 7.5 / 10 The pros are: Softness My … Read more ›

Filson. Top 10 Staff Picks: Filson Padded laptop Bag-Briefcase. Posted on Categories EquipmentTags Leave a comment on Top 10 Staff Picks: Filson Padded laptop Bag-Briefcase

Top 10 Staff Picks: Filson Padded laptop Bag-Briefcase

The Filson padded laptop Bag-Briefcase that I tested out is definitely very solid and durable. But let’s admit it: it’s pretty pricey. It’s not a lightweight and water-repellant bag either. The fabricant didn’t reinvent the way to wear a shoulder bag with this model: you carry it in your hand, like a briefcase, or wear … Read more ›

CW-X Conditioning Wear, Running. Top 10 Staff Picks: CW-X Stabilyx 3/4 Tights. Posted on Categories ApparelTags , Leave a comment on Top 10 Staff Picks: CW-X Stabilyx 3/4 Tights

Top 10 Staff Picks: CW-X Stabilyx 3/4 Tights

For those who love to run, the ¾ tights are a must for in between seasons. The spring breeze and mud splashes will finally be able to reach your ankles and calves. It’s versatile too: it could become your best friend on a bike. Our review of this product 7.5 / 10 The pros are: … Read more ›

Camping. Top 10 Staff picks : Snow Peak Mini Hozuki Lantern. Posted on Categories EquipmentTags Leave a comment on Top 10 Staff picks : Snow Peak Mini Hozuki Lantern

Top 10 Staff picks : Snow Peak Mini Hozuki Lantern

The Mini Hozuki Lantern from Snow Peak is definitely a practical and useful item for all of your outdoor adventures. Its compact and lightweight, even comes with batteries. You can choose from three different brightness settings, there’s even a strobe light feature to add a little ambiance to those late night dance parties. It can light … Read more ›

Lowepro. Top 10 Staff Picks: Lowepro Flipside Sport 15L AW bag. Posted on Categories EquipmentTags Leave a comment on Top 10 Staff Picks: Lowepro Flipside Sport 15L AW bag

Top 10 Staff Picks: Lowepro Flipside Sport 15L AW bag

Just got my Lowepro camera bag; it will make me take better pictures right? In short the Flipside Sport 15L AW is a 15 liter camera bag made to carry (almost) all your camera gear. Unlike most other camera bags I have owned, including other Lowepro’s and Timbuk2, to name two, this one is made … Read more ›

Salomon. Salomon S-Lab Sense 3 Ultra SG Shoe Review. Posted on Categories FootwearTags Leave a comment on Salomon S-Lab Sense 3 Ultra SG Shoe Review

Salomon S-Lab Sense 3 Ultra SG Shoe Review

Bottom Line: Once again I am blown away with the ability to take a pair of Salomon runners right out of the box, go for a run and have happy feet. The S-Lab Sense 3 Ultra’s are a low profile, lightweight trail runner designed for ultra distance and they deliver. Our review of this product … Read more ›

Arc’teryx. Top 10 staff picks: Arc’teryx A2B Commuter Jacket. Posted on Categories ApparelTags Leave a comment on Top 10 staff picks: Arc’teryx A2B Commuter Jacket

Top 10 staff picks: Arc’teryx A2B Commuter Jacket

The Arc’teryx A2B Commuter Jacket is really representative of the Arc’teryx ideology. It is well-made and has a serious focus. The short front doesn’t annoy while crouched over on the bike, and the long back covers your behind on those dirty rides. The asymmetrical main zipper removes any chance of chin irritation. Made specifically for … Read more ›

Camping, Mountain Hardwear. The Mountain Hardwear Optic 2.5 tent. Posted on Categories EquipmentTags , Leave a comment on The Mountain Hardwear Optic 2.5 tent

The Mountain Hardwear Optic 2.5 tent

Not another tent review, sigh. In the end aren’t they all the same? Some are heavier, some are lighter, some are yellow and some are blue. Some are bigger and some are smaller. I’ll pitch it, I’ll sit in it and be happy that my non-permanent home is indeed waterproof. Our review of this product … Read more ›