Running Gear Reviews

Saucony Virrata 2 Review

Saucony Virrata 2

The Saucony Virrata 2 Heading into the summer with a killer update is the Saucony Virrata 2. For those of you who remember (okay, admit it, none of you) I took the Saucony Virrata  out for a solid testing phase last year. I was really impressed with the balance of the shoe. In fact, my only concern about the design of ...

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Quick Shade Pets Instant Pet Shade

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When we humans go camping, we utilize camp chairs or picnic tables to sit elevated above the dirt, grass, and rocks. Now your four legged friend can enjoy the same comforts while car camping with you, thanks to the Quick Shade Pets Instant Pet Shade. The Instant Pet Shade is a portable dog bed that features a canopy design and is available ...

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Sierra Designs Backcountry Bed 600 (3 Season) Review


The Sierra Designs Backcountry Bed 600 3 season bag. Sierra Designs  makes gear as innovative as it is useful.  If you’ve ever used any Sierra Designs product you’ll know what I mean – they practically live outside. Actually, I should probably fact check that, as some of their staff may actually live outside all year round. As we test out ...

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Merrell Resister SS Crew Review

Comfortable enough for any activity where sweat is a necessity - The Merrell Resister SS Crew.

The Merrell Resister SS Crew New for this summer, Merrell has added to their lineup of active and outdoor wear with the Merrell Resister SS Crew running shirt. Merrell has long been known for it’s pursuit of all endeavors outside, so the addition of the Merrell Resister SS crew was only a natural part of the progression. What Merrell didn’t ...

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ibex Woolies 150 Boxer Brief Review

ibex Woolies 150

Would you consider merino wool boxers something you need? Probably not. But would wearing a pair for a few weeks change your mind? It just might.  The ibex Woolies 150 Boxer Brief may have just changed my mind.  These are hands down the most comfortable performance underwear I have owned.  The merino wool is soft to the touch and does ...

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The North Face Better Than Naked Short Sleeve

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The North Face Women’s Better Than Naked Short Sleeve is the best running shirt I’ve tested in the past 2 years. Wow, that seems like a pretty bold statement, but I will tell you why this top is so stellar in the review below. Better Than Naked Fabric and Features For starters, The North Face Women’s Better Than Naked Short ...

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