Founder of Ohio Outside and still runs the day to day operations, working events, gathering articles, doing product reviews, training for races, sampling great beers and even has the honor of picking up after Emma Doodles. He claims his life life could not be any better. His favorite race is the 24 Hours of Canaan and he loves to split his time between mountain biking and trail running. Former Team USA Duathlon Member, Elite Mountain Biker and Triathlete.

GoPro Camera Footage

GoPro: Best of 2016

Some awesome footage from GoPro. Rewind through the best of 2016 as GoPro captures the most epic moments around the world. Follow along through the GoPro lens as Matt Mingay takes the track on two wheels, as Julia Mancuso shreds a mountain with her mother and as Devin Williams sinks basket after basket. From family…

IRONMAN World Championship

Which states are truly the most popular for endurance event participation?

At ACTIVE, they have access to insights gleaned from millions of registrations around the world. We recently evaluated registration data from 125,000 endurance industry events across more than 16,000 organizations managed by ACTIVE software in 2015 to better understand endurance event popularity within each state in the US. Whether its health initiatives or fun events, the…

Lone Star Edition Stand Up Paddle Board

Since we have some staff members from the Lone Star state, we are throwing a little love their way with the Lone Star Edition Stand Up Paddle Board. Actually it is pretty sweet, that is the real reason. Emblazoned with the Texas Lone Star (or it could be a star from Ohio’s flag), this gorgeous…

454 NSW Carbon Clincher

Zipp 454 NSW Carbon Clincher

The new Zipp 454 NSW Carbon Clincher is something like we have never seen before, evolutionary by nature and inspired by the Humpback Whale. In the natural world, creatures are honed over generations to achieve a competitive edge within their environment. Zipp has adapted that − new shapes and forms that are designed to achieve a…

Cyclocross Live Streaming

Trek Bikes to live stream European cyclocross series

Trek is making live video streams available for the DVV Insurances Trophy cyclocross series, starting with the Koppenbergcross race. The videos will be streamed lived on Trekbikes.com at no charge. Replays will not be available. “Providing U.S. consumers seamless access and exposure to the fast-growing sport of cyclocross is a key initiative for Trek,” the company said.…

Patagonia

Patagonia Closes All Stores For Election Day

All 29 of Patagonia’s U.S. retail locations will lock their doors and remain closed on election day, as will its Ventura, Calif., headquarters and its distribution and customer service center in Reno, Nevada. The closure is part of the company’s Vote Our Planet initiative. “During a time of catastrophic environmental crisis, when America needs strong leadership to confront…

Catch a Drink in our National Park

Best National Park Lodges for a Drink

So you’ve spent the day traipsing great swaths of land, catching glimpses of bears and billygoats or maybe out catching the fall colors, staring up at sky-high waterfalls and down into prehistoric craters. You are, of course, exploring one of the great National Parks, America’s best idea. You’re also in need a cold one somethin’…