Catlike, Louis Garneau, Nutcase, POC, Smith Optics. Choosing The Right Biking Helmet. Posted on Categories EquipmentTags , , , , Leave a comment on Choosing The Right Biking Helmet

Choosing The Right Biking Helmet

A bad move, lots of speeding, a helmet cracked open in 3 – but a safe and sound girl still in one piece – without a concussion. That was me in April 2013 after I fell off my bike. I landed directly on my head but didn’t even get a scratch. +1 for the helmet … Read more ›

Louis Garneau, POC. 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 ›

Arc’teryx, Icebreaker, Kari Traa, Norrona, Oakley, Patagonia, POC, Ski & Snowboard, Smartwool, The North Face. How to Dress For a Day On The Slopes. Posted on Categories ApparelTags , , , , , , , , , Leave a comment on How to Dress For a Day On The Slopes

How to Dress For a Day On The Slopes

With Halloween behind us and the next holiday on the horizon being Christmas, it’s time to start planning Christmas holidays for the family. For some a staycation is the perfect Christmas holiday and allows you to either relax and enjoy your own home or get caught up on things around the house that you’ve been … Read more ›

Buff, Burton, Darn Tough, Instance, Kombi, Marmot, POC, Ski & Snowboard, Smith Optics, Spyder. How to Dress Your Kids For a Day On the Mountain. Posted on Categories Apparel·EquipmentTags , , , , , , , , , Leave a comment on How to Dress Your Kids For a Day On the Mountain

How to Dress Your Kids For a Day On the Mountain

When the kids are out of school for the holidays, they are ready to celebrate their freedom! Sleeping in and waking up to the smell of mom’s homemade pancakes with berry compote and whipped cream and dad’s famous crispy and perfectly seasoned hashbrowns and some bacon is a good start. Full Speed Ahead to the … Read more ›

Anon, Barbour, Fjällräven, Herschel Supply Co., POC, RAINS, WeSC. The 2015 Gift Guide [$100 & Less]. Posted on Categories Apparel·Buying Guides·Equipment·FootwearTags , , , , , , Leave a comment on The 2015 Gift Guide [$100 & Less]

The 2015 Gift Guide [$100 & Less]

Our second guide this year – to help you pick the best ideas for your gift exchanges. You’ll for sure be the one to give out the most sleek presents, whether it be a travel, fashion or sport accessory.       (#2) Barbour’s Scarf and Glove Gift Box ($78.99): high-end lambswool + a classic … Read more ›