Ohio Outside’s Outdoor Extras is a listing of stories that don’t quite have home but are definitely worth reading.

National Running Day

RunSignup’s Report Shows Slight Increase in Race Participation

RunSignup announces a slight increase in race participation in their their Fourth Annual RaceTrends Report exploring the state of the endurance industry. The report was built by mining RunSignup registration and finisher data over a five-year period to generate transparent statistics, identify trends in the industry, and provide recommendations to keep endurance events competitive in a crowded market.…

YETI Rambler Bottles

Upgrade the old, everyday, plastic water bottle to something that will actually keep your drinks hot or cold. Yeti’s leakproof and insulated bottles put durable drinkware to the test and pass. They’re built with thick-gauge steel and equipped to hold hot coffee or ice-cold water temps for hours on end. Plus, they’re low maintenance. Just…

Yaktrax Run

Yaktrax Run Traction System

The Yaktrax Run offers traction in the worst conditions and is anatomically designed to meet the needs of runners braving the winter elements. No longer will you be forced to run on the treadmill. Run naturally on packed snow and ice with the Yaktrax’s combination of removable spikes and steel coils, providing 360° of unbeatable traction.…