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.

Weight Training for Runners

Strength Training for Runners

It’s easy to overlook strength training for runners especially as the weather begins to warm. The notion that strength-focused exercises will bulk you up and slow you down or take time away from running justify this avoidance. The reality, though, is that stronger runners are more efficient and faster. Implementing strength training for runners is…

Product Spotlight: VanDessel Jersey Devil

The VanDessel Jersey Devil 29er returns only this time in carbon. With a cross-country geometry designed for all-around performance and durability, it’s a hard tail and one sharp looking bike. One that’s built to take serious off-road punishment yet still handle nimbly through technical rocky single track, unexpected off camber turns. And it’s light enough to climb…

Product News: SRAM XX1 Eagle

I never had a Trans Am growing up, so this might be the closest I ever get. A 50 tooth rear cog and lots of gold bling that remind me of Burt Reynolds and Smokey and the Bandit.   There are things on the Eagle drivetrain that jump out. To obtain a gear range the rear cassette is…

Road Apple Roubaix 3-26-16

Kick off your 2016 riding season with our second annual Road Apple Roubaix. This gravel road ride will test riders with plenty of gravel, some pavement, potential mud and perhaps even some snow and ice! This is an opportunity to tour some of the less travelled roads out in Amish country…JUST BEWARE OF THE ROAD…

Mountain Standard MS022 Performance Hoodie

Mountain Standard MS022 Performance Hoodie

Premium gear manufacturer Mountain Standard launches new performance hoodie. This comfortable stretch fleece hoody is built to keep you warm and comfortable in all conditions.  With an emphasis on mobility Mountain Standard selected their Tough-face™ MTN Fleece: soft on the inside and smooth on the outside. We added a DWR kiss-coat on the face to shed unexpected light…

Flying Pig Marathon

2015 Ohio Spring Marathons

With Spring marathon right around the corner, but sure to check out these 5 great races. Pro Football Hall of Fame Marathon The Pro Football Hall of Fame Marathon is entering its third year in Canton, Ohio. Race weekend begins Friday, April 22nd with the Health & Wellness Expo at the Pro Football Hall of…

Blue Seventy Cold Water Wetsuit

blueseventy Launches Cold Water Wetsuit

blueseventy has launched the THERMAL HELIX, the world’s first purpose built designed for swimming. Born from elite athlete feedback, sponsorship of iconic cold water races and employees of the company requesting a suit that could extend their outdoor swimming season. blueseventy started with the proven unparalleled performance of their flagship wetsuit, the award winning Helix,…

Ruffwear Leather Dog Collars

Ruffwear Leather Dog Gear: Inspiration & Innovation

Discover the inspiration and innovation behind Ruffwear’s take on the classic leather collar and leash. Partnering with premiere leather manufacturer, Pittards, Ruffwear has set out to create a supple, full-grain leather that is water-resistant, durable, naturally odor-resistant, and ages gracefully over time. To learn more, visithttp://www.ruffwear.com/leather-dog-gear

Moots - Enve Disk Fork

Enve issues recall on carbon road disc forks

Check the serial number on the steerer tube of your Enve carbon road disc fork. If it matches the numbers listed, it’s part of a recall Enve has launched for close to 600 carbon fiber, road disc forks, which were manufactured in Vietnam and sold at dealers for about $540 each from June 2014 through December 2015.…