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Merrell and Dogfish Head Brewery Launch Limited-Edition Trail Shoe

Outdoor performance brand Merrell and Dogfish Head Craft Brewery have launched a co-branded trail running shoe inspired by two of their shared passions: the outdoors and beer. The limited-edition Merrell Agility Synthesis X Dogfish trail runner is now available in select retail stores and on Merrell.com, and will also be sold on September 29th at Dogfish Head’s annual Dogfish Dash in…

HOKA ONE ONE Evo Speedgoat

HOKA ONE ONE Evo Speedgoat

HOKA Launches Lighter, Faster ‘EVO’ Speedgoat Race Shoe. HOKA ONE ONE updates its popular Speedgoat 3 trail shoe with EVO tech to ‘win races and set records.’ Whether you’re looking to race an ultra marathon or simply looking for a new highly cushioned trail shoe, the HOKA ONE ONE Evo Speedgoat was designed to deliver high…

Smartwool PhD Pro Endurance Sock

Smartwool PhD Pro Endurance Sock

The Smartwool PhD Pro Endurance Sock is stretchy, comfortable, breathable and with targeted cushioning and designed for the ultrarunner. Smartwool socks tend to be a popular choice for runners, regardless of the event, distance or conditions. Elite athlete Rob Krar, Western States 100 Endurance Run 2015 winner and 2018 Leadville 100 winner, teamed up with…

Brooks Glycerin 17 Running Shoe

Brooks Glycerin 17 Running Shoe

The Brooks Glycerin 17 is the workhorse from the brands lineup of neutral high cushion running shoes, and the latest model makes sure it stays that way. The new Brooks Glycerin 17 is the softest shoe in the Brooks stable. Stuffed with DNA Loft foam and wrapped in an engineered mesh upper, the Glycerin is…

FIT Socks

FITS Launches New 2019 Spring Performance Sock Collection

FITS, American manufacturers of socks, has announce the launch of their 2019 spring collection featuring eleven new running, hiking and compression sock styles. These new styles offer breathability, moisture-wicking properties and lower profile designs to keep feet cool even in the hottest conditions. The Ultra Light Runner collection is perfect for warm weather outings. Featuring…

North Face Light Ventrix Jacket

North Face Flight Ventrix Jacket

Bring on the brutal winter weather and don’t be scared, the North Face Flight Ventrix Jacket has you covered. Featuring dynamic venting that works when you do, this high-performance running jacket will keep you going longer when the temp drops. Ventrix™ insulation delivers lightweight breathability, warmth and protection, while the stretch-where-you-need-it works with your high-aerobic activity.…

Swiftwick Socks

Swiftwick Holiday Socks

The new Swiftwick Holiday Socks can add a bit of fun to the cold winter months. Below are the Snowflake, Snowman, and the Ugly Sweater sock. They’re all part of Swiftwick’s Vision 5 line, which gives a portion of the proceeds back to charitable initiatives. All three socks retail for $19.99 (15.99 today with 20% off)…

Fall Apparel for Women

Fall Apparel Favorites for Women

Fall Hiking Apparel Outdoor Research Transcendent Down Vest Fall is pretty much the perfect time for a good vest and Outdoor Research nailed this one. Keep your core warm and the arms mobile with the Outdoor Research Transcendent Down Vest. All-natural responsibly sourced down, fresh, modern design lines and colors, lightweight weather resistance and more. Perfect…

Mark’s Top Men’s Fall Apparel Picks

Fall Hiking and Camping Fajallraven Keb Trousers Technically advanced trekking trousers in stretch and durable G-1000 Eco. Optimized fit, ventilation and pockets. This model is also available in a 5 cm shorter version, Keb Trousers Regular (82830R). Retails: $225.00 | fjallraven.us Patagonia Fleece Keen Boots Cruising Around Town SWRVE Slim Jeans An everyday jean in a trim…