Arc’teryx, Barbour, Brixton, Florsheim, Frye, Garmin, Goal Zero, GoPro, Leatherman, Nixon, Opinel, Prestel, Sandqvist, Saucony, Scotch & Soda, Smith Optics, Suunto, The North Face, Timberland. Father’s Day Gift Guide. Posted on Categories Apparel·Buying Guides·Equipment·FootwearTags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , Leave a comment on Father’s Day Gift Guide

Father’s Day Gift Guide

Father’s Day is well over a month away which means you’ve got plenty of time to plan the perfect gift for the man, the myth, the legend; your father. Source out some wood and show off your handy-work you’ve learnt from your pops by building something special to give. If he’s more of the gadget type, find … Read more ›

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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 ›

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What is MIPS Helmet Technology?

Over the past few years, MIPS technology has been found in numerous cycling, ski and snowboard helmets and is most recognized as the yellow circle with “MIPS” written on the side but what is MIPS? MIPS stands for Multi-directional Impact Protection System and its main function is to reduce rotational forces which are caused by certain … Read more ›

Adventure Medical Kits, Black Diamond, Garmin, Garneau, Lowa, Marmot, MSR, Oakley, Osprey, POC, Sea to Summit, Smith Optics, The North Face. The Ultimate Guide to the Most Popular Spring & Summer Activities. Posted on Categories EquipmentTags , , , , , , , , , , , , Leave a comment on The Ultimate Guide to the Most Popular Spring & Summer Activities

The Ultimate Guide to the Most Popular Spring & Summer Activities

After a long winter of frigid temperatures and endless storms, the first signs of spring can seem like a heaven’s send for some. The longer days, double-digit temperatures and friendly songs of birds in the nearby trees can perk up just about anyone’s attitude.  When it’s finally time to put the winter parkas in storage and … Read more ›

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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 ›

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17 Stylish Essentials to Complete Your Feminine Beach Look

What better way to enjoy the summer than to spend a day at the water’s edge, both feet buried in the sand? Quick, put on your best swimsuit, and go jump in some waves! Whether you are kicking off a beach volleyball game or working on your tan, a day at the beach always goes … Read more ›

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Top Sunglasses for Men

Whether you’re hanging out at the beach, deep-sea fishing or shredding turns on the slopes, a reliable pair of sunglasses is an essential when the sun is shining. Whether you choose a model for comfort and performance or style and flare, there are many to choose from so ensure you’ve found the perfect fit for you. Different … Read more ›

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Top Sunglasses for Women 2017

Sunglasses double as a summer necessity and a fashion accessory. They come in a variety of styles, colours, sizes and even lenses so you can find the perfect pair for your needs whether it be for sport or casual. For the most protection, you want to shop for a style that is equipped with polarized … Read more ›

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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 ›

Backpacks, Bang & Olufsen, Electric, Light My Fire, Mizu, Oakley, Sennheiser, Smith Optics, Spy, Stanley, Sunglasses. 6 Things You Should Have in Your Backpack at All Times. Posted on Categories EquipmentTags , , , , , , , , , , Leave a comment on 6 Things You Should Have in Your Backpack at All Times

6 Things You Should Have in Your Backpack at All Times

Whether you carry around a school bag for university or a backpack for your daily commute, here are 6 things you should always have readily available.   Headphones If you are like me, you’re listening to music at every possible moment. I think having a pair of headphones in your backpack is definitely an essential! … Read more ›

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Sunglasses Savvy: Choosing the Perfect Pair

As I sit here typing, the radiant sun is gleaming upon my keyboard and screen, and to my right, a plant that has been yearning for its nourishing energy. Now that spring is here, and summer is right behind it, it is without question that we would find ourselves with water bottle in hand and … Read more ›

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Smith Optics Great Days

We recently started selling Smith Optics sun glasses, and so I have been on their site seeing what they are all about. It is always fun when you find something cool. In order to celebrate their upcoming 50th anniversary, Smith Optics started the Great Days web series. With 13 episodes released so far and a … Read more ›