Arc’teryx, Pants & Shorts. Arc’teryx Lyra short review. Posted on Categories ApparelTags , 1 Comment on Arc’teryx Lyra short review

Arc’teryx Lyra short review

Bottom Line: The Arc’teryx Lyra short is a lightweight running short designed for warm weather running.  Great for training or racing in the hot summer months. With the loose cut and old school side slits they make for excellent shorts to wear when it’s warm out and you have a run full of hills. These are … Read more ›

FIG Clothing. FIG Clothing Staff Favorites for Summer 2014. Posted on Categories ApparelTags Leave a comment on FIG Clothing Staff Favorites for Summer 2014

FIG Clothing Staff Favorites for Summer 2014

We asked FIG Clothing employees what were their favourite pieces from the Spring-Summer 2014 collection. Here are their answers: At the FIG offices, we love a casual yet stylish look that we can wear for work, a day of activities or a night out. We all have different silhouettes, styles and needs, but always find … Read more ›

Gore Bike Wear. The 6 Essentials For Cycling: Gore Bike Wear Men’s Power GT AS Jacket. Posted on Categories ApparelTags Leave a comment on The 6 Essentials For Cycling: Gore Bike Wear Men’s Power GT AS Jacket

The 6 Essentials For Cycling: Gore Bike Wear Men’s Power GT AS Jacket

The start of the season is always a bit hard: the legs aren’t as strong as you remembered. But mainly, you always wonder how to dress. And I have to say, with the spring we’re having, windy, cold and rainy, it’s a real puzzle. This Gore Bike Wear Men’s Power GT AS Jacket is the solution … Read more ›

SUGOi. The 6 Essentials for Cycling: SUGOi Men’s Evolution Jersey. Posted on Categories ApparelTags Leave a comment on The 6 Essentials for Cycling: SUGOi Men’s Evolution Jersey

The 6 Essentials for Cycling: SUGOi Men’s Evolution Jersey

First observation: Wow, this jersey is so soft! It feels as though it’s been dipped in softener when it was little. It was a great feeling to put it on for the first time. Our review of this product 8.8 / 10 The pros are: Breathable Soft, oh so soft! Comfortable The cons are: Tight … Read more ›

Louis Garneau. The 6 Essentials for Cycling: Louis Garneau Women’s Sensor 5.5 Shorts. Posted on Categories ApparelTags Leave a comment on The 6 Essentials for Cycling: Louis Garneau Women’s Sensor 5.5 Shorts

The 6 Essentials for Cycling: Louis Garneau Women’s Sensor 5.5 Shorts

The Louis Garneau shorts Sensor 5.5 are made from nylon and spandex. The material seems to be of good quality without stretching too much or losing its elasticity. They’re light and the size of the chamois is perfect: you don’t feel like you’re wearing a diaper. Our review of this product 8.5 / 10 The … Read more ›

Gore Bike Wear. The 6 Essentials For Cycling: Gore Bike Wear Men’s Power 3.0+ Bibtight. Posted on Categories ApparelTags Leave a comment on The 6 Essentials For Cycling: Gore Bike Wear Men’s Power 3.0+ Bibtight

The 6 Essentials For Cycling: Gore Bike Wear Men’s Power 3.0+ Bibtight

I tested the famous Gore Bike Wear bibtight. I admit that I was a little skeptical at first to understand how Gore could try to stand out in the bike wear market when it seemed to already be complete. But, as you’ll see, a combination of many little things was able to seduce me. Our … 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 ›

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 ›

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 ›

FIG Clothing. The SAFARI Collection by FIG Clothing : Perfect for Every Occasion!. Posted on Categories ApparelTags Leave a comment on The SAFARI Collection by FIG Clothing : Perfect for Every Occasion!

The SAFARI Collection by FIG Clothing : Perfect for Every Occasion!

Blogger Beatrice B. Poulin tests the versatility of 3 pieces in this article on FIG Clothing’s SAFARI Collection. One glance at the SAFARI Spring – Summer 2014 collection,  and I was in love. Feminine designs, vibrant colours and undeniable comfort: yes , this collection had everything to please me! To make things even better, all … Read more ›

Running, Saucony, Under Armour. 5 must-haves for running this season. Posted on Categories Apparel·FootwearTags , , Leave a comment on 5 must-haves for running this season

5 must-haves for running this season

Before jumping into my top 5, I just want to say that it me a while to do this. It was hard, not because we couldn’t find any, but because we found too many! We have such a huge selection of running gear this spring that I got buried in them. It really is worth … Read more ›

Mountain Hardwear. The Mountain Hardwear Torsun Jacket review. Posted on Categories ApparelTags Leave a comment on The Mountain Hardwear Torsun Jacket review

The Mountain Hardwear Torsun Jacket review

Let us introduce to you the Mountain Hardwear Torsun Jacket which will be released in the fall of 2014. We got our hands on one, and passed it over to our friends at Pebbleshoo to test out. They took it out for a spin, and here are the results. Our review of this product 9.1 / … Read more ›