Castelli, Catlike, Garneau, Mavic, POC, Smith Optics, SUGOi. How to choose the right cycling shorts. Posted on Categories ApparelTags , , , , , , Leave a comment on How to choose the right cycling shorts

How to choose the right cycling shorts

I once tried a spinning class. I gave it my all. I spun so fast that I had trouble getting off my bike. In the end, I wound up pulling my hamstring, resulting in two physiotherapy treatments and a home exercise plan. Not only did I have a sore leg, but I waddled like a … Read more ›

Anon, Arc’teryx, atlas, Black Diamond, Castelli, Craft, CW-X Conditioning Wear, fat biking, Garneau, Gore Bike Wear, Gregory, ice climbing, Jetboil, Merrell, Mountain Hardwear, Norrona, Oakley, Patagonia, Running, Saucony, Ski & Snowboard, Smartwool, snowshoes, SUGOi, winter camping, winter running. The Ultimate Guide to Your Favourite Winter Activities. Posted on Categories Apparel·Equipment·Footwear·OutdoorsTags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , Leave a comment on The Ultimate Guide to Your Favourite Winter Activities

The Ultimate Guide to Your Favourite Winter Activities

For some winter is a dreaded season filled with frigid temperatures, grey skies and lack of colour but for others, this is a season of fun and excitement! If you are a winter lover, you already know what greatness the season has to offer and most likely spend your days enjoying all of the following … Read more ›

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All You Need to Know About eVent Fabrics

Since launching in 1999, eVent has provided athletes, professionals and adventurers with waterproof and breathable apparel made of waterproof and breathable fabrics that they can rely on to keep them feeling dry no matter how hard they work. Whether you’re a cyclist, a runner or a hiker, eVent fabrics are designed with high-intensity activities in mind … Read more ›

Black Diamond, Buff, Castelli, Fjällräven, Hillsound, Icebreaker, Norrona, Petzl, Running, Saucony, Smartwool, The North Face. Top 7 Essential Winter Running Accessories. Posted on Categories Apparel·EquipmentTags , , , , , , , , , , , Leave a comment on Top 7 Essential Winter Running Accessories

Top 7 Essential Winter Running Accessories

Winter running can be a challenge not just because of the cold and conditions but knowing how to be prepared. When you run close to home, it’s easy enough to turn back if you’ve forgotten something or the weather is truly unbearable. If you’re a runner that likes to take your routines to new, distant locations, … Read more ›

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How to Layer For a Winter Road Ride

As the season’s change and we gear up for colder temperatures, our wardrobes change for our everyday routine and our favourite hobbies. If you’re a road cyclist and look forward to putting in multiple kilometres each week on your bike, frigid, winter temperatures surely aren’t going to hold you back. Although some days are tougher than … Read more ›

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How to Layer for an Enjoyable Fall Bike Ride

Riding your bike in the fall is much different than riding in the summer months. The air is crisp and fresh, the scenery changes and you’re generally wearing more layers. Some regions will be graced with milder fall temperatures where you can get away with wearing your summer cycling kit until winter hits. In other … Read more ›

Camelbak, Castelli, Craft, cycling, Louis Garneau, Nutcase, Oakley, Pearl Izumi, Thule, vaude. How to Dress For Cycling. Posted on Categories Apparel·EquipmentTags , , , , , , , , , Leave a comment on How to Dress For Cycling

How to Dress For Cycling

With the good weather setting in, there are few excuses for not getting out on a bicycle and exploring new routes. Now that you have prepared your bike for the season, it’s time to prepare yourself for cycling and get equipped. Whether you are a seasoned cyclist or just ride your bike to get to work in … Read more ›

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What to Wear Fat Biking this Winter

If you haven’t gotten to ride one yet, you definitely need to try a fat bike this winter. Becoming the next big thing in bike travel, fat bikes are more and more common to see around and certain brands are creating specific designs that are equipped for multi-day expeditions over rough terrain. Say goodbye to … Read more ›

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3 Reasons Why Castelli Bike Apparel Rocks

About 2 weeks ago, Castelli came to Altitude Sports to showcase there products and tell us about the story behind the company. Up until now, I had always overlooked the brand as a little overpriced, admittedly, without really knowing much about them nor having tried their products. But that was before. That morning I was … Read more ›