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20

Mar

2012

POC Receptor BUG Helmet review
Written by Steven Horak   

BugThe POC Receptor BUG snow helmet builds off what made the Receptor such a perennial all-season stalwart and tailors it specifically for the slopes. With a double overlapping shell system of PC and ABS (that is, Polycarbonate and Acrylonitrile Butadiene Styrene) coupled with a molded EPS foam liner, the Receptor BUG is designed to withstand the kind of brunt force impacts that are better left unsaid, let alone avoided.

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14

Jan

2012

Hestra XCR 3-Finger Gloves review
Written by Jason Elliot   

Hestra XCR 3-FingerGetting hit in your helmet by the overhead ski lift bar by a safety-crazed gaper is annoying. Almost as annoying is not wearing the right gloves or socks, so you are uncomfortably cold and don't enjoy a day of riding.

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24

Oct

2011

Giro Xen, Hestra Multi and POW Skinny Mountain Biking Gloves review
Written by Keith Pytlinski   

Hestra MultiMultiWhile finding a mountain bike glove can be a daunting task, it's a good time to be a mountain biker. Good hand protection doesn't come at the cost of comfort and style. The gloves below are a small sample of the many options today's mountain bikers enjoy.

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28

Sep

2011

Tilley Endurables TH10 Hemp Hat review
Written by Pamela MacNaughtan   

Tilley Endurables TH10 Hemp HatIt's summer, the sun is shining and you're looking forward to going out for the day. The first thing you grab is a hat. It's a universal piece of attire that can make or break an outfit and if it provides protection from the sun, well, that is a bonus.

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14

Jun

2011

Giro Xar Mountain Bike Helmet review
Written by Sarah Klingler   

Giro XarMountain biking – whether on a New England single-track, Moab’s slickrock trail or a downhill course in the Rockies – a helmet is needed that you hardly know is there but performs if needed. The Giro Xar just might be that helmet.

An updated version of the Giro Xen, the Xar features a similar style and fit but lighter and with several technological improvements.

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11

Jun

2011

Outdoor Research SunShower Sombrero and Headsweats Eventure Race Hat review
Written by Jason Elliot   

Outdoor Research SunShower SombreroThe right hat for water and earthen trails makes your outdoor adventures bearable to enjoyable under baking sunrays or a wet downpour. Outdoor Research and Headsweats gives high performing choices.

Outdoor Research SunShower Sombrero

The SunShower Sombrero glows brighter than a bright-orange highlighter. Its Diablo color is one of the color choices Outdoor Research offers for the SunShower.

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21

Feb

2011

Swany Eco-Gaunt Gloves review
Written by Jason Elliot   

Swany Eco-Gaunt GlovesSwany’s enviro-friendly Eco-Circle line is touted as the first “Cradle to Grave” recyclable gloves and mittens. Swany’s closed-loop recycling process for polyester products can eliminate any pair of Eco-Circle gloves taking up space in a landfill. Once your Swany gloves are spent, pop the pair in the company provided envelope and drop the package in the mail to Swany’s Johnston, New York location.

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15

Feb

2011

Giro Seam Snowsports Helmet review
Written by Alex Strickland   

Giro SeamAs helmets become the standard headwear on ski hills, Giro has wasted no time putting its years of cycling helmet expertise to work on the snow, experience that’s evident in the Seam, Giro’s high-end all-mountain lid.

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08

Feb

2011

HESTRA Heli 3-Finger Gloves review
Written by Karen Nitkin   

Hestra Heli 3-Finger GlovesThe Hestra Heli 3-Finger Gloves are available in a shorter and slimmer shape for female hands. Designed for keeping hands warm and dry while skiing or boarding in deep snow, these stylish gloves sport a three-finger design that provides the warmth of mittens (well, almost) while giving more flexibility and control because the pointer finger has its own compartment.

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21

Jan

2011

Talus ColdAvenger Expedition Balaclava review
Written by Jason Elliot   

Talus ColdAvenger Expedition BalaclavaDonning the Talus ColdAvenger Expedition Balaclava may cause small children and women to run in fear from you. Others will mumble under their breath that you look like a cross between Hannibal Lecter and Darth Vader.

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