Adidas Everyday Outdoor Print Light Wind Jacket Review

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With the transitioning weather from Spring into Summer, you never know what you will get in Michigan. The old adage goes; it’s Michigan, wait five minutes the weather will change. During the weather transition we get to see it all, from snow to sleet to torrential downpours, from windy overcast days to the most perfect sunshine. With all the unpredictability ...

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Chaco Outcross Evo Series Review

Chaco Outcross Evo Series

The Chaco Outcross Evo Collection is a line-up of great active and outdoor shoes. Go play in the woods, mountains, dessert, or your local creek or river with these versatile kicks that will handle all sorts of terrain. As long as it is outdoors and off the concrete or asphalt, you will find that these are a rugged and comfortable ...

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Rhone Sequoia 1/4 Zip Review

Rhone Sequoia 1/4 Zip

The Rhone team is a group of busy professionals as well as passionate athletes. Their findings in activewear clothing availability seemed that something was missing. They wanted something that could be versatile to stand up to the test of everyday “transition” times. Something casual, and travel worthy with performance qualities to be able to handle a rigorous gym workout. First Thoughts ...

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Therm-a-Rest Treo Chair Review

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Portable seating in the form of camp chairs are a dime a dozen at your local Walmart or sporting goods store but most come with the downside of being cumbersome to transport and relatively heavy.  The Therm-a-Rest Treo chair looks to address this by offering a relatively comfortable seat in a very portable package that can be brought along to everything ...

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Pearl Izumi Elite Jersey Review

Pearl Izumi Men's ELITE Jersey

Pearl Izumi Elite Jersey 1st impressions Pulling the new Pearl Izumi Elite Jersey out of the box is like unwrapping a present on Christmas. I mean, what cyclist doesn’t love a shiny new jersey to add to their gear? The feel and look of the fabric along with the stitching appear to have been thought out in detail by the ...

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Patagonia Nano Air Vest Review- Insulated Vest for Outdoor Lovers

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Price: $199 Weight: 8.9 oz Insulation: Synthetic When it comes to insulation that keeps you warm, Patagonia has always been one of the key players in the outdoor industry to provide you with proven apparel.  My experience with Patagonia insulated jackets dates back to my first Synchilla fleece pullover about 20 years ago and having tested dozens of Patagonia jackets ...

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