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Author Archives: Kevin Fonger

If there's an activity or sport, I'll generally try it at least once. My main activities include running, hiking, skiing, cycling, camping, backpacking, and pretty much anything else you can think of. I love writing product reviews as I like helping people find the right gear so they will enjoy their activity that much more.

roll bicycle Custom Bikes Review

roll bicycle

As the cycling industry continues to evolve, most of the large manufactures continue to only sell through the brick and mortar retailers. Smaller and newer cycling brands such as roll bicycles are more nimble and don’t have the threat of brick and mortar retailers dropping their brand if they sell online.  This is a slippery slope for most brands, because ...

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Patagonia Performance Jeans Review

Patagonia Performance Jeans

MSRP: $119 Let’s face it, our casual clothes don’t always follow the rules of casual activity such as walking city streets and going to neighborhood bbq’s. While the Patagonia Performance Jeans will keep you looking good for casual activities and Jean Fridays at work, it’s nice to know you can count on them on your bike commute into work and ...

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Toad & Co – Style and Function for All

Toad and Co Ventilair Shirt

Toad and Co continues to impress with their new spring/summer lineup through incorporating a mixture of sustainable and technical fabrics into styles that look good in any scenario.  I’ve had a chance to test out a couple pieces from Toad & Co over the past couple months, in specific the Ventilair Long Sleeve Shirt and the Kerouac Pant, both lightweight ...

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Danner Mountain 600 Hiking Boot Review

Danner Mountain 600

Price: $180 Weight: 18.5 oz per boot Danner, a long known name in the world of hiking boots is on the road to reinvigorating the brand name.  Starting in 1932, Danner was built from the idea of building an affordable work boot.  The cost of their boots were $4 a pair.  Fast forward 30 years and shift your mind to ...

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