Author: AJ

A Close Shave: Checking out Leg Lube

For male runners, swimmers, cyclists and triathletes, the topic of shaved legs will likely come up at some point. For some it is a common occurrence while others will never cross over to the...

Camelbak Baja LR Review

As stand up paddling continues to grow, so does the amount of gear made specifically for SUP’ing. Like mountain biking and hiking, long trips with no water stops means you need to come prepared....

Merrell Barefoot Water Current Glove Review

Barefoot running has taken off in recent years and with that, more products have come to market. Along with that, shoes are getting more specialized- think trail versus road barefoot shoes. Outdoor footwear innovator...

Dakine Cyclone Dry Pack Review

Living by the water you find yourself taking advantage of it in many ways. Surfing and stand up paddling are a lot of fun, as are kayaking and just sitting at the beach. But...

Timex Global Trainer Review

The Global Trainer from Timex is one of those watches that has so many features it seems like you would need a p.h.D to operate it. Equipped with G.P.S., heart rate, reading power on...

Big Agnes Big House 4 Tent Review

Car camping may not be the most extreme method to get outdoors, but let’s face it, for many of us it’s that or nothing. While we may want to venture into the wild with...

Brooks Range Elephant Foot Review

Brooks Range may not be a household name for some, but their well designed and focused products are worth a look. Brooks Range takes ideas from the professional rescuers and mountain guides and brings...

Vasque Blur GTX Review

Trail running can require a shoe to perform many different tasks on the same run. Rock protection, traction, flexibility, water proof, and of course comfortable all come to mind. I am the type of...

Garmin Edge 705 Review

Garmin has long been the main player in the G.P.S. bike computer market. With several models and features to choose from they cover everyone from the serious roadie to the trail obsessed mountain biker....

Hydrapak Jolla Review

The Jolla from Hydrapak is one the most versatile hydration packs on the market. At 18 liters of space and holding a 100 ounce reservoir it is a great choice for those all day...

Nomad Portable Power Washer Review

Keeping your gear clean and working properly can often be a chore. Scrubbing, brushing and wiping down bikes, camping gear, your car or kayak takes time and energy. Using your garden hose to wash...