Here are the latest WTGR Editors’ Choices for 2017 in six categories. As with every year end planning, some of the shoe models may be discontinued in the next few months to make space for updates or new models – so you can grab them when they go on sale.
Category: Running, Cycling, & Wearables Gear News
Designed primarily as a running shell, the Cotopaxi Paray Lightweight Jacket has quickly become the layer that goes everywhere we go. This ultralight jacket packs down into its chest pocket for compact travel, yet deploys into an element-blocking fortress at a moment’s notice.
Iffley Road continues its collaboration with Vivobarefoot from running apparel to running shoes with the launch of two distinct styles, the limited edition Primus Trail FG and Primus Lite.
The Daylite Hiker (Men's and Women's) is built on the same natural movement platform as their best-selling Prio while the Coalton (Men's only) is a casual Chukka boot that features a semi-distressed full-grain leather upper that gives each pair its own unique character.
We introduced readers to the VIVOBAREFOOT Swim Run Collection last month and had the opportunity to put in between 75-100 miles on each of the two models: Primus Trail Swimrun & Stealth II Swimrun.
On my summer trip to Europe, I've packed three The North Face items for wear testing in the heat of Rome (Roma, Italy) and the cloudy & wet weather in Amsterdam & Rotterdam (Netherlands): the short sleeve GETAWAY & VENT ME shirts and PARAMOUNT 3.0 pants. I figure these were the perfect apparel for braving the crowds and weather.
I reviewed the original LEMs Nine2Five almost 4 years ago and have put in over a few hundred miles on them since then. I’ve worn the LEMs Nine2Five for over 8 hours for trade conferences or for work and decided to take it on my latest trip to Europe because of the changing weather and their rough cobblestone streets…
The Chronology (formerly The Primal Professional) Version 4.0 FER and ZETONE dress casual minimalist shoes (zero drop) are almost ready for shipment. You can pre-order now for delivery in late-September/early-October at Minimalist Shoes with coupon code chronology50 for $50 OFF.
VIVOBAREFOOT is one of the official partner for the ÖTILLÖ Swimrun series. The race consists of a 75km course, between 26 islands, over land and sea, with pairs of competitors connected by a 10m cord.
For those who missed our July 4th sale, here's your last chance this year to shop at minimalist-shoes.com and use coupon code: WEARTESTED25 to receive $25 OFF your total order (minimum order $105) or WEARTESTED50 to receive $50 OFF your total order (minimum order $200). Expires 7/24/2017.
Shop at minimalist-shoes.com and use coupon code: WEARTESTED30 to receive $30 OFF your total order (minimum order $100) or WEARTESTED50 to receive $50 OFF your total order (minimum order $200). Expires 7/7/2017.
Apply for an American Express Hilton Honors credit card (no annual fee) and receive 75,000 BONUS points (after you spend $1,000 in purchases on the Card within your first 3 months of Card Membership) instead of the publicly available 50,000 BONUS points
Buff, Inc., the U.S. subsidiary of BUFF®, creators of versatile performance headwear, is proud to announce its formidable group of running ambassadors for 2017. The world-renowned brand has added accomplished trail runners, Suzanna Bon and Zach Miller to a team already comprising the likes of Anton Krupicka, Ian Sharman, Adam Kimble, Michael Wardian and Gina Lucrezi.
The Summer is a busy month of activities - graduation, Father's Day, vacation travel, camping, outdoor dining, outdoor adventures, and many more. Now is the time to stock up on Hydro Flask items with a limited time 10% off on Hydro Flask Bundles.
On Saturday May 6 at 5:45 a.m. in Monza, Italy, Eliud Kipchoge, Lelisa Desisa and Zersenay Tadese will attempt to break the two-hour marathon barrier. Though the event is closed to the public, anyone with Internet access can experience the excitement by tuning into Nike’s live stream of the attempt. Here’s what you need to know.
Guest Post by Dr. Mark Cucuzzella, Natural Running Center, Two Rivers Treads. I have been loving my Shamma Running Sandals well over 2 years now. I have run hundreds of miles of training runs, 2 marathons, and an Ultra. When traveling now the only footwear I bring is a pair of sandals unless it’s cold or I need something formal.
Now that the 2017 Boston Marathon is over and results available, I've decided to do some data mining and apply some of my technical expertise to display the results visually - demographics and data analytics. And a few nuggets.
Tifosi Optics introduces the SYNAPSE, a bold new style with features designed for high voltage performance. The Tifosi Optics SYNAPSE is engineered to excel in both extreme conditions and high energy situations.