Running Gear Reviews

ENO OneLink Sleep System Review


While camping gear has changed radically over the years – think similarly attired boy scouts traipsing off into the wilderness of Yellowstone, and you’ll catch my drift, the basics of camping remain the same. Get out into the wilderness for some R&R, and you have only a handful of basic needs. My basic needs typically include beer and shelter – ...

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Gerber MP1 Multi-Tool Review


We’ve all been there – stuck out somewhere needing the right tool… and not having it. Pack the Gerber MP1 wherever you go, and you’ll never have that problem again. Not only does it have a full compliment of tools which are actually useful (let’s face it, multi-tools can tend towards being a bit gimmicky), but with features such as ...

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Suunto Ambit2 R Review


Termed the “GPS for Runners”, the Suunto Ambit2 R is designed specifically for usage by runners; the addition of Suunto “apps” makes it usable for many other types of athletes and activities. If you haven’t run with a GPS watch – it’s time to get yourself a present. Since most reading this review probably are familiar with them to be ...

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Therm-a-Rest Mira Down Sleeping Bag Review

Therm-a-Rest has spent over 40 years researching how to “provide the best night of sleep for the outdoors.”  The dedication to this research was evident in the Therm-a-Rest Mira Down Sleeping Bag.  The Therm-a-Rest Mira Down Sleeping Bag is the all-around winner for ultralight camping adventures. This three-season temperature rated sleeping bag, 15F/ -9 C, provides overall consistency and comfort for ...

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Platypus Duthie AM 10 Review


Platypus is one of the top names in hydration and much like their competitor Camelback, they have a solid lineup of backpacks with integrated hydration systems for outdoor endeavors.  The Platypus Duthie AM 10 is the smallest member of the company’s All-mountain hydration pack line designed for big days on the mountain bike.  There is also the Duthie AM 12, ...

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Hansons Half Marathon Method – Review


Hansons Half Marathon Method - Introduction This is a follow up to the “Hansons Marathon Method” which although somewhat controversial does have its ardent supporters who’ve experienced great results.  The ever growing popularity of the half marathon prompted the author, Luke Humphrey, and contributors, Keith and Kevin Hanson to provide an in-depth book to get anyone through an 18 week training schedule and half ...

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