Winter Running Gear - Holiday 2016 gift idea for runners and walkers from WTGR
Author: Nicholas Pang, Chief Reviewer (Nicholas Pang)
Altra's Zoned Heat technology is a revolutionary way to stay warm and dry while still experiencing full breathability and mobility. Zoned heat uses thermal mapping that works with your body heat to bring you warmth where you need it and with no extra bulk - an intelligent blend of insulation and venting.
Made with Yak fiber from the Tibetan Plateau, and an amazing natural fiber called Tencel, Kickstarter campaign launches for three lightweight baselayers that excel in the most extreme environments, and can handle anything you put them through.
Seasoned with southeast asian spices then slow grilled to perfection, Little Red Dot Kitchen Bak Kwa (pronounced Buck K'Wah) is a Singaporean and Malaysian street-style snack.
Xero Shoes has just launched their first Ipari, the Hana, a closed toe casual slip-on shoe, based on the FeelTrue (as used in Z-Trek) outsole (same 5,000 mile warranty included). Yes, a 'shoe' versus an open toe sandal.
These boat shoes will help promote better balance more than any dose of Dramamine; increase mobility in the saltiest of sea legs; and help alleviate certain foot ailments such as bunions and hammertoes.
The Pearl Izumi Road N0 v2 is their lightest, race ready, and lowest drop road running shoe with minimal cushioning - the best Pearl Izumi running shoe with proprioception for the minimalist runner. The Road N0 v2 delivers a smooth and,responsive ride with great ground feel on both road and trails.
Every month, WTGR readers, NRC readers, friends, and family ask about high performance apparel for running, cycling, and travel. And the first question after I recommend a brand like Ashmei, Rapha, Craghoppers, and Icebreaker is, 'Why is it so expensive?'.
BUFF® , the Original Multifunctional Headwear; it’s the product that started the seamless, multifunctional headwear revolution. Performance head and neckwear designed to morph into a multitude of different garments in seconds, allowing its wearer to change their headwear on the fly while offering protection from the elements during a wide range of outdoor activities and sports.
Explore the new VIVOBAREFOOT shoes and returning styles for Autumn/Winter 2016. Every VIVOBAREFOOT shoe has a thin, puncture resistant sole, to let you make sense of the terrain underfoot. Put your feet in charge of every step; from the city to the mountains.
The FuelBelt Helium H3O is the lightest hydration belt in the world and has a fuel capacity of 21 oz (each bottle size is 7 oz). FuelBelt Sprint Palm Holder takes their most ergonomic 10 oz. bottle in the world and added a feather light hand strap to it – making this the lightest handheld ever.
The LEMs Primal 2 is an ultra-minimalist, everyday shoe that lets you get the most out of every day. Its wide toe box, natural shape, and inspired minimalist running shoe design are ideal for any daily deed that your calendar calls for.
Hi-Tec is known for their shoes and now they've added socks to their collection - naturally. And a perfect complement to hiking shoes. Hi-Tec performance socks are made of the highest quality materials to meet the needs of people with active lifestyles.
Go from a swift run to running errands in the Altra Performance Shorts. Engineered with your lifestyle in mind, the everyday shorts features Altra’s own ZeroLite fabric with UV protective properties and a built-in fitted brief with OdorWise technology.
The new Altra Zero Drop Torin 2.5 maintains the lightweight, cushioned, and form-improving benefits of its predecessor with a new look and extra flexibility. The FootShape toe box allows your toes to spread out naturally for more stability and speed.
New book by Dr. Hiroaki Tanaka and Magdalena Jackowska, Slow Jogging, the basis for developing Natural Running by Dr. Mark Cucuzzella. Dr. Tanaka demonstrates that there is an efficient, healthier, and pain-free approach to running for all ages and lifestyles.