Author: Adam B

Eagle Creek Deviate 60L Travel Pack Review

First Impressions on the Eagle Creek Deviate Travel Pack Eagle Creek is a brand that has always been focused on producing awesome, durable gear for adventure-oriented travelers. I personally have an Eagle Creek rolling...

Trigger Point Nano Foot Roller

Trigger Point Nano Roller Background One of the great advancements in running over the last 10 years or so has been the increase in products allowing the individual runner to perform muscle therapies themselves...

Saucony Triumph ISO Review

Admittedly, Saucony is the brand I’ve reviewed the least over the years. This hasn’t been by choice, it has just worked out that way. I’ve noted the passionate following that models like the Kinvara...

Hoka One One Clifton Review

Hoka One One Clifton v1 Introduction Few running brands have received as much attention over the last few years as Hoka. As much as minimal shoes were popular a while back, runners of all...

Brooks Sherpa IV Running Short Review

Over the past year or so, I’ve become partial to slightly longer split shorts for running, and I’ve been partial to one brand for the most part. So, I was not expecting to like...

Sierra Designs DriDown Hoodie

Sierra Designs DriDown Hoody Review

Sierra Designs DriDown Hoody is a lightweight, performance 800-fill (120g) down jacket. It has no lack of competition in the Down segment. I’ve used this type of jacket for several years now as my 3-season, almost-all-the-time jacket....

tasc Performance Loose-Fit Boxer Review

tasc Performance Loose-Fit Boxer First Thoughts The list of criteria for success with undergarments for active pursuits and casual wear is pretty simple; comfort, performance, and support. I think that’s typical for most guys.  I simply don’t want to...

The North Face Mica FL 2 Tent Review

The North Face, perhaps more than any other name in outdoor gear, has made a dent in mainstream society recently. It seems that North Face down jackets are as much a staple of the...

Icebreaker Blast Running Vest Review

The Icebreaker Blast Vest is a highly technical outerwear piece from the company who, although not super well-known stateside, is ‘THE brand’ for quality outdoor apparel in the adventure sports mecca of New Zealand....

Brooks Pure Flow 2 Review

One year ago, I reviewed the initial Brooks Pure Flow (click here to read my review of the Pure Flow v1), which became perhaps the most consistent player in my shoe rotation. The Pure Flow, perhaps...