Gear Reviews

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    Running Shirt Roundup — 2018

    Whether you’re aiming for a new PR or just trying to survive the summer heat in the city, everyone...

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    2018-2019 Moment Blister Pro

    You’ve been asking, and now we can confirm: the Blister Pro is coming back. And we figured now would...

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    2018-2019 Prior CBC

    The Prior CBC is what happens when a Whistler-based company makes a ski specifically for throwing tricks off the...

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    Hoka One One Clifton 5

    Hoka’s Clifton has garnered a loyal following over the years due to its generous cushioning and plush ride. But...

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    Sunglasses Roundup — Summer 2018

    We just added a number of new models to our sunglasses roundup, including both men’s and women’s styles, and...

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    Five Ten Hellcat Pro

    The Five Ten Hellcat Pro is a burly, downhill-oriented clipless shoe that’s designed to offer lots of protection and...

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    Kenda Hellkat Pro Tire

    The gravity / DH tire category has been dominated by a few specific options for years, but Kenda aims...

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    2018-2019 K2 Pinnacle 95 Ti

    Light, but pretty stable. Surfy, but can hold an edge. Forgiving, but supportive. The newest iteration of the K2...

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  • Location: Spencer Mtn, Whitefish Mt. Rider Noah Bodman

    Race Face Next R Cranks

    The Next R sits in the middle of Race Face’s high-end crank lineup, slotted between their burly DH cranks...

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    2018-2019 ON3P Wrenegade 96

    The brand-new ON3P Wrenegade 96 is the narrowest directional ski in ON3P’s lineup, but it definitely doesn’t look like...

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    Black Diamond Vector Helmet

    Once upon a time, climbing helmets were pretty much all the same. Not anymore. There are ultralight helmets on...

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    Altra Boston Escalante Racer

    The Boston Escalante Racer is supposed to be a “faster, higher-performance” version of their original Escalante. Check out what...

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    Evolv Agro

    While many high-performance bouldering and sport-climbing climbing shoes have been moving in the “soft and sensitive” direction, the Evolv...

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    2018-2019 Elan Ripstick 106

    We got two reviewers on two lengths of the Elan Ripstick 106 this past season, and now it’s time...

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    Mountain Equipment Tupilak 37+ Pack

    The new Mountain Equipment Tupilak 37+ is one of the best climbing packs we’ve used. Check out our review,...

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    Hoka One One Torrent

    Hoka is known for their max-cushioned shoes, but their brand-new Torrent is different. So how does this more moderately-cushioned...

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    Mountain Biking 101: DIY Tubeless Tire Sealant

    Tubeless tire sealant can get expensive, especially when you’re swapping out tires often, so our bike editor gives the...

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    Five Ten Hiangle

    Five Ten says that the Hiangle is “relaxed enough for all-day climbing” and “aggressive enough to tackle steep, overhanging...

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    Mammut Ultralight Removable Airbag 3.0

    Avalanche airbags can provide significant safety benefits, but they can also be prohibitively expensive or discouragingly heavy. But the...

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    Trans BC Enduro Stage Race — Recap & Bike Build Review

    Our bike editor recently completed the Trans BC Enduro Stage Race — 6 days, ~145 miles, ~31,000 feet of...

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