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?'.
Category: Running, Cycling, & Wearables Gear News
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 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.
Being overweight or obese is associated with a higher risk of dying prematurely than being normal weight—and the risk increases with additional pounds, according to a large international collaborative study led by researchers at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health and the University of Cambridge, UK.
In his controversial new book, veteran sports journalist Mark Johnson explores how the deals made behind closed doors keep drugs in sports. Johnson unwinds the doping culture from the early days, when pills meant progress, and uncovers the complex relationships that underlie elite sports culture.
Efficient Running is a 3 module multi-media and interactive course designed to teach all military members and civilians to be healthier and better runners. Running is a critical component in the USAF Fitness Assessment as well as an excellent activity for overall health.
Exercise that puts greater strain on bones, like running, may improve long-term bone health more effectively than non weight-bearing activities like cycling, conclude the authors of a new study measuring the hormones of mountain ultra-marathon runners.
Statistically fewer overall, diagnosed, musculoskeletal injuries/runner were noted in the barefoot group. Barefoot runners sustained a statistically greater number of injuries to the plantar surface of the foot.
Two exciting new fitness watches from Garmin shipping in the next few weeks. The Garmin VIVOMOVE is a fashionable analog watch with activity tracking features and one year battery life. The Garmin VIVOACTIVE HR a GPS smartwatch with Garmin Elevate™ wrist heart rate technology.
The BULLS Desert Falcon Pro is a monster waiting to be unleashed. This bike comes with selected top notch technologies to ensure you are not only getting the most out of the bike but that you have a smile every single time you ride it.
Basketball, rock hopping, tennis or parkour; whatever your discipline, MOTUS lets you move with natural poise and motion control. Made with an ultra-thin, flexible and extra-wide sole, MOTUS gives your feet freedom, while the protective toe guard and non-marking rubber soles work together to keep you on your game.
Built for the road, tailored for speed; the Primus Road puts your feet in charge. The super-lightweight, breathable construction, with ultra-thin, flexible sole allows your feet to feel the ground, to connect with the run, leaving nothing in the way of you and the road.
Spectrum is a new look featuring bold colors and graphics while maintaining the benefits of toesocks. The Spectrum print process creates a fresh design that will not distort or fade when worn. In other words, what you see is what you get.
The Marathon Shell jacket is one of the lightest and best windbreaker you'll ever have. Amazing warmth and comfort for the same weight as your smartphone or a sports bra, there's no reason to leave home without it.
ZUS is a truly smart USB car charger and car finder. It is not only the best USB car charger on the market, but also different from any normal USB car chargers