SRAM Releases New eTap Shifting

eTap is an electronic system, just like Shimano’s Di2 or Campagnolo EPS and uses a wireless protocol. It takes electronics a step further, removing the wiring harnesses that both those groups rely on, and switching to an entirely wireless communication between the shifters and derailleurs. Each component in SRAM’s new system is self-contained, with its…

HOKA ONE ONE Speed Goat Trail Shoe

Inspired by Karl Meltzer and the rugged conditions of the Speedgoat 50k, the HOKA One One Speedgoat is completely redesigned to take on technical trails. Built on a slightly softer EVA midsole, and with 4mm Vibram® rubber lugs, the SPEEDGOAT is built to tackle technical terrain with ease. The upper provides support all the way…

Rolf Ares6 ES Wheelset

New for 2015, Rolf Prima debuted their Ares6 ES carbon clincher, focused at a realistic price. The Ares6 ES borrows the same rim profile from their upper end line of wheels and laces it on their TDF3.0 hubset to create a mid-priced all-carbon clincher wheel set that is suitable for most riders and racers out there. Rolling in…

DEAN Antero Cross & Gravel bike

After running into the gang from DEAN Bikes earlier this year and sparking up some conversations, we had the chance to get our hands on their new Antero Cross & Gravel bike. Cyclocross racer, sporty commuter, gravel grinder, club rider and anything else that isn’t mountain biking – you name it. The Antero handled everything that we could dish out including…

Campfire S'more Shots

S’mores and Alcohol

Sitting around a campfire having s’mores and a drink seem to be one of summer’s (and fall’s) greatest pleasures. Dark chocolate, sweet sugar and cold beverage to wash them down. What if you could combine the two? Much like the success story of the Reese Cup. Hey you got s’mores in my whiskey! Well the Little Boo Boo…

Chaco OutCross Evo 1

Chaco Outcross Evo 1

Sporting a breathable mesh/webbing, uppers and protective toe bumpers, the Chaco Outcross Evo 1 shoe for men and women performs equally well in the water and on dry land. Light runs, trekking, boating, the beach or cruising around town the Outcross Evo 1 gets the job done, and pretty darn well. Chaco’s versatile and protective Outcross Evo…

5 New Summer Running Shoes for 2015

A few of the new releases for summer that will get you motivated to log those miles.  All descriptions are pulled from Manufactures or Retailers websites and are not reviews, comments or opinions by the Ohio Outside staff. Asic Gel Cummulus 17 SICS® GEL-CUMULUS® 17 :: Your smoothest strides are about to get even smoother with…