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If it’s not a shoe, not a pack, not clothing, it’s probably in here somewhere. Consider it the junk drawer in the kitchen…don’t know what’s in there, but you always, always need it!

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Stryd Powermeter Review

Stryd Powermeter Review Technology is allowing athletes the opportunity to understand how workouts are affecting the body, and power meters are at the forefront of that movement.  For this review, I asked my technology reviewer Luke Garten to fully vet the new Powermeter from Stryd.  Stryd was started on Kickstarter (where …

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Trekking Pole Review

Trekking Poles for Ultramarathons I’m not going to lie. I wasn’t so sure about this whole trekking pole thing at first. That …


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Ultramarathons–and running in general–appear to require not much gear, right?  However we all know that it’s easy to go overboard with things …

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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 …

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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 …


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 …