Hiking & Trekking, Running, Ski & Snowboard, The North Face. What is FuseForm Technology?. Posted on Categories Apparel·OutdoorsTags , , , Leave a comment on What is FuseForm Technology?

What is FuseForm Technology?

FuseForm is a technology that was developed in the recent years by The North Face. Their objective? Design outdoor products as light as possible without compromising strength or durability. To do this, The North Face was not afraid to innovate and return to the very basis of textiles. Unlike traditional technical outerwear, these specific products … Read more ›

FuelBelt, Running. FuelBelt H20 2 Bottle Belt Reviewed. Posted on Categories EquipmentTags , Leave a comment on FuelBelt H20 2 Bottle Belt Reviewed

FuelBelt H20 2 Bottle Belt Reviewed

Staying hydrating while running is a priority for all runners. The choices are twofold, you carry water or you stash it somewhere along your route. Personally, I like the flexibility of carrying my water and find it somewhat comforting. A few years ago, I used to carry my 2L CamelBack on every long run and … 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 ›

Arc’teryx, Black Diamond, Burton, Hiking & Trekking, Norrona, Outdoor Research, Patagonia, Running, Ski & Snowboard, The North Face. The Ultimate Guide to GORE-TEX®. Posted on Categories Apparel·Equipment·FootwearTags , , , , , , , , , Leave a comment on The Ultimate Guide to GORE-TEX®

The Ultimate Guide to GORE-TEX®

Often times when you think of waterproof outerwear and gear, GORE-TEX® is the first thing that comes to mind but what is it and why is it so prominent in our minds when we think of waterproofing? GORE-TEX® has made a name for itself within the outdoor industry and even in the fashion world too. … Read more ›

Hiking & Trekking, Mountain Hardwear, Running, Ski & Snowboard. The Ultimate Dry.Q™ Guide. Posted on Categories ApparelTags , , , Leave a comment on The Ultimate Dry.Q™ Guide

The Ultimate Dry.Q™ Guide

When it comes to staying dry while enjoying your favourite activities in the outdoors no matter what the weather is, Mountain Hardwear has found the secret. While GORE-TEX® is one of the most common and renowned waterproof membranes found within the outdoor industry, there are many others that although often lost in the shuffle, perform remarkably. … Read more ›

Arc’teryx, Biking & Cycling, Camping, Running. Arc’teryx Men’s Phasic Sun Hoody Reviewed. Posted on Categories ApparelTags , , , Leave a comment on Arc’teryx Men’s Phasic Sun Hoody Reviewed

Arc’teryx Men’s Phasic Sun Hoody Reviewed

Arc’Teryx is no stranger to producing high-quality goods that just simply, work. The Phasic Sun Hoody has quickly become a staple for any of my adventure’s and it still remains that understated but stylish Arc’Teryx allure. I’ve always been a fan of Arc’Teryx equipment, mainly because it is a no-fuss, easy cleaning and durable no matter … Read more ›

Arc’teryx, Running. Arc’teryx Women’s Motus Crew and Sunara Tight Reviewed. Posted on Categories ApparelTags , Leave a comment on Arc’teryx Women’s Motus Crew and Sunara Tight Reviewed

Arc’teryx Women’s Motus Crew and Sunara Tight Reviewed

Just outside of Melbourne, Australia, lies the gentle countryside of the Mornington Peninsula. During Australia’s winter, the landscape is green and lush. The air is filled with the refreshing scent of eucalyptus. Fields are charmingly dotted with cows and sheep and the occasional kangaroo. The famous wineries of this region are quiet and vines are … Read more ›

Arc’teryx, Dynafit, Icebreaker, Kari Traa, Mountain Hardwear, MyPakage, Running, Salomon, The North Face, Under Armour. How to Layer Comfortably for Fall Running. Posted on Categories Apparel·OutdoorsTags , , , , , , , , , Leave a comment on How to Layer Comfortably for Fall Running

How to Layer Comfortably for Fall Running

Running in the fall isn’t quite the same as heading out for a run in the summer time. When the temperatures drop slightly, the air feels crisp and fresh and although it’s often more refreshing, it’s a good time to add a few extra layers. When you run, you perspire and if you’re not layered correctly, … Read more ›

Running, Salomon. Salomon Wings Flyte 2 GTX Shoes Reviewed. Posted on Categories FootwearTags , Leave a comment on Salomon Wings Flyte 2 GTX Shoes Reviewed

Salomon Wings Flyte 2 GTX Shoes Reviewed

Trying new shoes and evaluating them? Yes, okay … Salomons? You bet, obviously yes! I had the chance to get to test out the Salomon Wings Flyte 2 GTX shoes during a trip to the Adirondacks and here’s what I thought. Shop Salomon Footwear Our review of this product 8/ 10 The pros are: Very … Read more ›

Arc’teryx, Running. Arc’teryx Norvan Jacket Reviewed. Posted on Categories ApparelTags , Leave a comment on Arc’teryx Norvan Jacket Reviewed

Arc’teryx Norvan Jacket Reviewed

“How did you just do that whole race in that jacket?” As with many good-natured cross-country skiers, a racer had approached me for a handshake. We had just crossed the finish line, exhausted, and using our skate skiing poles to hold us up. “Aren’t you boiling in that thing?” And that’s been the story of … Read more ›

Garmin, Hiking & Trekking, Polar, Running, Ski & Snowboard, Suunto, tomtom. How to Choose the Right GPS Watch. Posted on Categories Equipment·OutdoorsTags , , , , , , Leave a comment on How to Choose the Right GPS Watch

How to Choose the Right GPS Watch

Choosing the right GPS watch can seem like a tedious task that requires a great deal of research, product comparing and personal trial and error. Everyone has their preferences and when it comes to electronics, the stakes are higher as there are a lot of options to choose from.  The first step in choosing a … Read more ›

Hiking & Trekking, Running, The North Face. The North Face Women’s Apex Flex GTX Jacket Reviewed. Posted on Categories Apparel·OutdoorsTags , , Leave a comment on The North Face Women’s Apex Flex GTX Jacket Reviewed

The North Face Women’s Apex Flex GTX Jacket Reviewed

The North Face has created the Apex Flex GTX jacket, a completely hydrophobic softshell jacket. Excellent for a rainy day adventure, protecting yourself against a windy mountain top or as a cool weather all round jacket. Shop The North Face Our review of this product 8/ 10 The pros are: Durable: With 3 layer GORE-TEX … Read more ›