Marmot, Mountain Hardwear. Marmot PreCip VS Mountain Hardwear Finder Jacket. Posted on Categories ApparelTags , Leave a comment on Marmot PreCip VS Mountain Hardwear Finder Jacket

Marmot PreCip VS Mountain Hardwear Finder Jacket

The jackets PreCip from Marmot and Finder from Mountain Hardwear represent an entry point into the wonderful world of waterproof-breathable jackets. You’ll appreciate their waterproofness as well as their compactibility. Indeed, the main difference between them and their higher-priced brothers comes down to features, fit, breathability and durability. While those are important considerations, sometimes the … Read more ›

Mountain Hardwear. Mountain Hardwear’s Ozonic™ Backpack Collection. Posted on Categories EquipmentTags Leave a comment on Mountain Hardwear’s Ozonic™ Backpack Collection

Mountain Hardwear’s Ozonic™ Backpack Collection

Back for another year with improved technology and features, Mountain Hardwear Ozonic™ backpacks are ready for your rainy adventures. These backpacks are designed to keep your gear dry no matter the weather. Traveling by backpack whether you be in a foreign country or simply trekking through the mountains, has its advantages and also its disadvantages. Although … Read more ›

Running, Salomon. How to Prevent Injuries While Running According to Salomon. Posted on Categories OutdoorsTags , Leave a comment on How to Prevent Injuries While Running According to Salomon

How to Prevent Injuries While Running According to Salomon

Episode seven of Salomon’s How to Run video series discusses techniques that can help prevent running injuries because being benched due to an injury can be one of the most dreaded cases in any sport we love.  Aside from choosing the best running gear for a beginner, proper training is essential for the most enriching experience. Running is … Read more ›

Lolë, Running, Yoga. How Yoga Benefits Your Running. Posted on Categories OutdoorsTags , , Leave a comment on How Yoga Benefits Your Running

How Yoga Benefits Your Running

Running season is coming to an end for some of us but for others, there’s no such thing as an end to running season! Whether you are a casual, summer, winter, road or trail runner, some yoga basics can help improve your performance and even increase your comfort while you run. Here is a series … Read more ›

Running. Differences Between Trail and Road Running. Posted on Categories Apparel·Footwear·OutdoorsTags 1 Comment on Differences Between Trail and Road Running

Differences Between Trail and Road Running

I am a trail runner and I felt it necessary to precede this post with those words. My beginnings as a runner was on road and after several years training and running marathons I transitioned to trail. While I am strictly a trail runner now, I do appreciate and have experience with the flow and … Read more ›

Ciele, KT Tape, Nathan, Nuun, Smith Optics. Top 6 Running Accessories. Posted on Categories EquipmentTags , , , , Leave a comment on Top 6 Running Accessories

Top 6 Running Accessories

To run fast and far, a good engine and shoes is a great way to start. However, there exist many products in the world of running that are here for a reason, and should not be overlooked, even by the puritans.  Whether you are an absolute beginner or an ultra-marathoner, these products will help you … Read more ›

Running, Salomon. Salomon Advanced Skin S-LAB Hydro 5 Set. Posted on Categories EquipmentTags , Leave a comment on Salomon Advanced Skin S-LAB Hydro 5 Set

Salomon Advanced Skin S-LAB Hydro 5 Set

Overall Opinion The Salomon S-Lab Advanced Skin Hydro 5 Set is a hydration pack that, if you don’t already have one, you have probably dreamt about it. It’s a super light form-fitting vest that has front access to hydration for convenience and holds everything you need while you are out on the trails for hours. … Read more ›

Hiking & Trekking, Lowe Alpine. 2017 Marks 50 Years for Lowe Alpine. Posted on Categories EquipmentTags , Leave a comment on 2017 Marks 50 Years for Lowe Alpine

2017 Marks 50 Years for Lowe Alpine

Fifty years is a milestone whether it be the 50th year with your loving partner or the 50th year you’ve been on this planet. Reaching half a century is always well worth a celebration and a moment to reminisce on all the great memories you’ve made so far. Fifty years of business is also a milestone worth recognizing and 2017 … Read more ›

Clif Bar, EVO, Gu, Kenda, Lezyne, Louis Garneau, Park Tool, Pedro Posted on Categories Equipment·OutdoorsTags , , , , , , , , Leave a comment on Getting Your Bike Ready for Spring

Getting Your Bike Ready for Spring

Are you one of those courageous winter cyclist? Or even a fat bike fanatic? If so, bravo to brave the cold. For most of us, the bike is quietly hibernating for the snowy months and the legs keep on spinning on a bike trainer or at spinning classes. After these past couple of weeks with warm … Read more ›

7 For All Mankind, Arc’teryx, Canada Goose, Dakine, Norrona, Patagonia, Quartz Co., The North Face, winter jackets. Everything You Need to Know About Zippers. Posted on Categories Apparel·Buying Guides·Equipment·FootwearTags , , , , , , , , 2 Comments on Everything You Need to Know About Zippers

Everything You Need to Know About Zippers

Zippers are everywhere from our pants and jackets to sleeping bags and backpacks. They’re far more convenient than a row of buttons or snaps and can be opened and closed in a matter of seconds. For these conveniences, zippers are used so often for a variety of products around the world. Zipper Mechanics Because zippers are used … Read more ›

Arc’teryx, Brooks, Ciele, Darn Tough, Garmin, Icebreaker, Nathan, Running, Salomon, Saucony, SAXX Underwear, Smartwool, The North Face, Wigwam, Zoot. Running Essentials for a Beginner. Posted on Categories Apparel·Equipment·FootwearTags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , Leave a comment on Running Essentials for a Beginner

Running Essentials for a Beginner

So you’ve spent all winter avoiding the gym and coming up with every excuse in the book to skip-out on the spin classes you were so motivated to sign up for. Now it’s spring and you’re determined to run because running seems easy enough right? Find yourself a nearby running route, slap on some proper fitting running shoes … Read more ›

Running, Salomon. Salomon: How to Run Video Series Episodes 1 to 6. Posted on Categories OutdoorsTags , Leave a comment on Salomon: How to Run Video Series Episodes 1 to 6

Salomon: How to Run Video Series Episodes 1 to 6

While the snow melts and the clocks spring forward, winter specific products find their way to the back of your closet to make room for spring gear and spring activities like running. The start of each season is like the start of a new year; it’s the chance to explore new activities and try new … Read more ›