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Rollga Dynasty 5 in 1 Foam Roller

I’ve used a lot of foam rollers over the years, but I have to say that I have had a hard time sticking with it due to the anticipatory pain. There are rollers with cut outs for trigger points or zones and spikes to really dig in. Prior to trying out the Rollga Dynasty, I had yet to find the ...

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Free Movie Tickets from Schick Razors

Schick Hydro

While we often get into the details of running shoes, camping products, cycling gear, and more at ActiveGearReview, it’s good to get back to the basics that most of us guys use on a daily or weekly basis.  A shaving razor is something most of us often take for granted, but when you dig in, they actually have a lot ...

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FixnZip Review


 FixnZip First Look The FixnZip kit contains everything that you will need to get your broken zipper fixed. The FixnZip kit package has one small, one medium, and one large zipper slider. Three ring pull tabs, two black cord pull tabs and one small clip on pull. The FixnZip slider looks to be the hero in the FixnZip kit, it is ...

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Simms Slick Jacket Review

Simms Slick Jacket

The Simms Slick Jacket is part of a series of fishing designed GORE-TEX outerwear that allows anglers to fish in all weather conditions.  Over the past few months I have put the Simms Slick Jacket through the wringer, fishing in snow, wind, and rain. I have been impressed with the many fishing friendly features of this jacket as well as ...

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Pivotal Tracker 1 Review

The Pivotal Tracker 1 Fitness trackers are obviously all the rage right now – but it’s a bit of an expensive device to just “take a chance” on. I mean, who wants to spend upwards of $100 on a device which you may or may not end up throwing in your desk drawer (you know – the one with three ...

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Redington Vapen Black Fly Rod Review

Reddington Vapen Black Fly Rod

Redington Vapen Black Fly Rod – 9FT/6WT When asked to test Redington’s new fly rod the Vapen Black, the simple answer was yes. Even though prime fishing season in Colorado was tapering off, I heard a few local guides gossip about the rod’s unique qualities. Naturally, I had to whet my appetite, and test this on my local water – the Eagle ...

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Camillus EDC3 Folding Knife

camillus EDC3 folding knife

The Camillus EDC3 Folding Knife is a versatile and rugged knife capable of keeping an edge longer than most.  I liked the thumbstud being on both sides of the blade and how can you go wrong with a lifetime warranty? Camillus EDC3 Folding Knife- Performance In general, while working around the house or on a hike in the woods, I basically ...

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Toasted or Roasted Game Review

Toasted or Roasted Introduction Toasted or Roasted is a creation by Education Outdoors whose founder, Tim Paczesny, felt a strong need to educate families and children about the outdoors. Its mission is “to bring families together to interact and learn about the outdoors.” A wonderful idea, of course, but I was curious how that could be achieved with a simple card and ...

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Goggles & Dust Book Review

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Goggles & Dust First thoughts Velopress’ Goggles & Dust is a collection of photographs from the “glory days” of competitive cycling in the 1920’s and 30’s.  The book is chock full of images from what we could call the “early” days of cycle racing.  The conditions and equipment used are eye opening, to say the least. History buffs and the casual observer will ...

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