USA Triathlon Age Group National Championships headed to Cleveland

USA Triathlon Age Group National Championships Head to Cleveland This Weekend

5,000 Plus triathletes expected to converge on Cleveland this weekend for the USA Triathlon Age Group National Championships. The event features two national championship races over two days at Edgewater Park. USA Triathlon Age Group National Championships The Olympic-Distance National Championships, set for 7 a.m. ET on Saturday, Aug. 11, will cover a 1,500-meter swim, 40-kilometer bike…

YakPak Influencer Team

Yaktrax Opens Application for 2018-19 YakPak Influencer Team

Applications for the YakPak influencer team are now being accepted. Yaktrax searches for urban commuters, everyday users and outdoor enthusiasts for their 2018-19 YakPak influencer team. Yaktrax, a leading outdoor brand synonymous with snow and ice traction, has opened the application portal today for its influencer team, #YakPak. Team members will represent Yaktrax as brand ambassadors to help grow…

Hydro Flask

Hydro Flask Launches Skyline Series and New Hydration Offerings at Summer Outdoor Retailer

Hydro Flask’s new Skyline Series features a streamlined color collection reflecting the sights and silhouettes of modern cityscapes. The palette of six contemporary shades highlights two new colorways – Brick and Sky – alongside Black, White, Mist and Stone. Each pairs with a subdued tonal logo for minimal contrast.  Spanning multiple product categories, the Skyline…

We Are Triathletes Film

We Are Triathletes Film Documentary Wins Award

We Are Triathletes, a feature-length documentary on the sport of triathlon, has won a prestigious Award of Excellence from The Accolade Global Film Competition. The award was given for its exceptional storyline featuring 6 long distance triathletes including 3-time Ironman World Champion and 2014 Challenge Roth Champion Mirinda Cafrae, 8-time Ironman Champion Luke McKenzie, double above-knee…

What Are B Corps

What are B Corps

Ohio Outside is running into a lot of B Corps lately and often get the question “what are B Corps”.  B Corp is to business what Fair Trade certification is to coffee or USDA Organic certification is to milk. B Corps are for-profit companies certified by the nonprofit B Lab to meet rigorous standards of…

2017 IRONMAN WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP TAKES HOME EMMY AWARD

2017 IRONMAN WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP BROADCAST SPECIAL TAKES HOME EMMY AWARD FOR OUTSTANDING EDITED SPORTS EVENT COVERAGE Annual NBC Broadcast Special honored by National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences (NATAS) with Sports Emmy Award, edging out other world-class sports event productions. May 8 at Jazz in Lincoln Center’s Frederick P. Rose Hall in New York…

Ohio Strider Cup Welcomes Hundreds of Cute 2- to 6-Year Olds

Hundreds of cute, enthusiastic toddlers – some still in diapers – from throughout Ohio and as far away as Texas, will participate in family-friendly bike races and play experiences at the Ohio Strider Cup race, May 26, in Public Square in Downtown Cleveland. For parents and spectators alike, the event will provide one-of-a-kind opportunities to take captivating photos and…

Girls on the Run

Ohio Outside is Proud to Sponsor Girls on the Run

Ohio Outside is Proud to Sponsor Girls on the Run with Salt Fork Spring Challenge Entries. SoleMates train for the athletic event of their choice while raising money for Girls on the Run Northeast Ohio. SoleMates raise critically needed funds that ensure our council is able to serve more girls in the Northeast Ohio area,…

Salming Launches Much Anticipated OT COMP

Catering towards swim-run events, which are increasingly growing in the U.S., Salming has released their much-anticipated encore, the Salming OT Comp.  Short for Off Trail Competition, Salming teamed up with technical soles authority Michelin, in order to create a lightweight agile self-cleaning shoe with incredible traction that caters to the needs of orienteering, OCR and swim-run athletes. A…

Vibram Sole Factor Tour

Vibram Announces Dates of 2018 Sole Factor Tour

Coming to Cleveland May 11, 12 and 13th. Driving Vibram’s Sole Factor program is a customized, 38-foot mobile cobbler unit outfitted with a cobbler repair shop and outsole showroom. Vibram, a leader in high-performance soles and the creator of the Vibram FiveFingers articulated toe shoe, today announced plans and dates for its 2018 Sole Factor tour. “Vibram’s…

Balega Socks

Redesigned Balega Blister Resistant Socks to Launch in Spring 2018

With many runners looking to tackle Spring Marathons, the launch of Balega Blister Resistant socks is perfect timing. The specialty mark running sock manufacturer launches its completely redesigned Blister Resist sock collection for Spring 2018. Made from natural mohair, Balega Blister Resistant Socks are designed to protect against sheer friction blisters without sacrificing breathability, comfort…