Brixton. The Buyer Notes: Brixton. Posted on Categories ApparelTags Leave a comment on The Buyer Notes: Brixton

The Buyer Notes: Brixton

Brixton is a Californian company founded in 2004, inspired by the culture, music and people who surround the business. The brand is a collaboration of three friends who wanted to transmit their style into everyday products and apparel. The design of their collections is unique and fashionable. You can see this trend throughout the entire … Read more ›

Mountain Hardwear, Running. Training in San Francisco with Mountain Hardwear. Posted on Categories Equipment·OutdoorsTags , Leave a comment on Training in San Francisco with Mountain Hardwear

Training in San Francisco with Mountain Hardwear

Flying out to Richmond, California to check out the Mountain Hardwear headquarters (they have some great things/people there) is not something I do everyday, so while I was there I decided to take full advantage. Upon getting the tour I learned that a few of the staff were serious (and very humble) athletes. I wanted to … Read more ›

Louis Garneau. The Altitude-sports.com X Louis Garneau custom bike kit. Posted on Categories Apparel·CityTags Leave a comment on The Altitude-sports.com X Louis Garneau custom bike kit

The Altitude-sports.com X Louis Garneau custom bike kit

Searching for a new bicycle jersey and bib combo in early winter may not be what everyone does, but in my case, with 3 spinning classes per week to keep me in shape for the 2015 race season, I need all the bike kits I can get my hands on.   And so I decided … Read more ›

. Top 5 Places to shoot in the Canadian Rockies near Banff. Posted on Categories OutdoorsLeave a comment on Top 5 Places to shoot in the Canadian Rockies near Banff

Top 5 Places to shoot in the Canadian Rockies near Banff

On a recent trip into the Canadian Rockies I realized that I only had a single day to focus on my shooting. My base was Banff so I needed to plan a reasonable day of shooting in and around this area, visiting the best spots at the best times of day. While planning this I … Read more ›

Fjällräven. Sneak Peek at Fjällräven’s 2015 Fall/Winter Collection. Posted on Categories Apparel·EquipmentTags Leave a comment on Sneak Peek at Fjällräven’s 2015 Fall/Winter Collection

Sneak Peek at Fjällräven’s 2015 Fall/Winter Collection

A year ago you may have never heard of Fjällräven, but these days I don’t think that is possible. That arctic fox is being found all over the city streets, and for good reason. The entire collection has a rugged, well-made quality to it, and with an exciting look to boot. I stopped by one … Read more ›

Lacoste. The Buyer Notes: Lacoste. Posted on Categories ApparelTags Leave a comment on The Buyer Notes: Lacoste

The Buyer Notes: Lacoste

Lacoste is a French brand based out of Troyes. They specialize in the confection of high-end casual wear for both men and women. The company was founded in 1933 by André Gillier and René Lacoste after the latter’s retirement from tennis. The company invented the polo, which is essentially what they are renowned for. René’s nickname … Read more ›

Adidas, Hoka One One, Running, Salomon, Saucony. Top 6 Running Shoes. Posted on Categories FootwearTags , , , , Leave a comment on Top 6 Running Shoes

Top 6 Running Shoes

The sun is shining, the snow is melting, and your running muscles should be screaming to be used. Before slapping on those short shorts, make sure you have a good shoe on your foot. Here is a selection we feel should be highlighted in 2015. Hoka One One – Clifton You might say Hoka Onay … Read more ›

Billabong. The Buyer Notes: Billabong. Posted on Categories ApparelTags Leave a comment on The Buyer Notes: Billabong

The Buyer Notes: Billabong

An Australian company founded in 1973, Billabong is a brand which answers every and all needs of a surfer.  They are renowned for their board shorts and swimsuits, and more recently also for their casual collection. We made a small introduction for this spring, but envision serious growth within this brand.   We’ve selected a … Read more ›

Mountain Hardwear. Review of the Mountain Hardwear Scrambler 30. Posted on Categories EquipmentTags 1 Comment on Review of the Mountain Hardwear Scrambler 30

Review of the Mountain Hardwear Scrambler 30

Bottom Line: A mid-size waterproof pack that is very comfortable to wear, especially while wearing a harness. This would make an ideal pack for ice climbing as you could be assured anything stored inside the pack would stay dry. After testing this to what we feel was it’s waterproof limit, we are assured that this … Read more ›

FIG Clothing, Travel. Review of the MAM top from FIG Clothing. Posted on Categories ApparelTags , Leave a comment on Review of the MAM top from FIG Clothing

Review of the MAM top from FIG Clothing

Here’s what we think of FIG’s new slub jersey fabric, or more specifically the MAM top! Features – Superior softness – Natural shine – Lightweight fabric, perfect for hot weather Comfort You’ll love how silky soft this top feels! Lightweight and breathable, the MAM is a perfect spring/summer staple. Flexible and fluid, it provides optimal comfort. … Read more ›