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Suunto Ambit3 Run HRM Review

Suunto Ambit3 Run HR Review Like any coach-athlete relationship, the bond between a runner and their GPS watch is love-hate. The Suunto Ambit3 Run HR watch ($350) tips the scale toward the amorous end, offering a subtly perfect mix accurate information presented in quiet comfort. While the color of the …

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Spartan Ultra Pack Review

It’s big, roomy, and has a pressurized hydration system for cooling and cleaning…the Spartan Ultra Pack built by Geigerrig is made for “hiking, …

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Hillsound FreeSteps6 Crampons Review

Trust. It needs to be earned. The Hillsound FreeSteps6 Crampons ($40) earned my trust quickly. But, let’s go back to the beginning… Having lived …

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On Cloud Review

Admit it, the first time you saw Hokas, you thought “what the hell are those?” Or how about other inventions or forms …

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Crocheted Shorts Review

When a link for this site landed in my in-box, my first instinct–familiar to most seasoned athletes–was “those would be perfect for …

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Mio Fuse Review

  Gone are the days of wearing a chaffing strap around your chest to track your heart rate.  Those multi-hour runs wearing a tight …

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Icebug Acceleritas 4 Trail Cleat

I reviewed the Icebug Acceleritas 3 last year around this time, pitting it against its closest competitor, the Salomon Fellcross.  Since then, …

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Lifestyle and Running Jackets

The last jacket review covered running jackets that served a definite purpose. Not big on bells and whistles, but big on bright …