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Posts from ‘June, 2010’

The Subtle Signs of Great Outerwear

Storm flaps on the front zipper and on the front pockets of snow jackets can protect against leaks.

Just Like Running Barefoot

Vibram Five Fingers shoes have a minimal upper and separate slots for each toe to mimic the physical sensation of going shoeless.

Get Your Outdoor Fitness Accessories Moving

The Yakima Load Warrior features a universal mounting system that can accommodate many types of crossbars and mounts for bikes, skis, and boats.

Top Features for Cycling Shorts

Leg grippers help keep your cycling shorts in place, which also reduces chafing and friction.

High-Tech Skis for Women

Womens skis that are narrower in the tail allow for easier turning and transition from one turn to the next, which can help protect the knees.

Snow Gear for Kids

Consider snow jackets for children that have removable hoods for extra warmth as needed.

Men’s Running Pants: A Matter of Degrees

If you feel a bit chilly for the first mile or two while running in cold weather, you’re probably dressed right.

Carrying Your Cycling Gear in Style

A bike hitch rack on the rear of your car makes loading and unloading your bike quick and easy.

Cycling Shoes for Mountain and Road

Beginning mountain bikers should seek out cycling shoes with a slightly flexible sole, because they’ll be doing more walking.

Treat Your Ski Gear Right

Keep your ski boot bag with you in the car on the way to the slopes and your boots will be warm when you put them on.