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…

Flying Pig Marathon

Flying Pig Marathon Sells Out

The 2018 Flying Pig Marathon is shaping up to be the largest in its history! The full marathon has reached capacity, but we are working to accommodate as many additional participants as possible. Continue to sign up on the wait list if you’re still wanting a chance to participate in the full marathon. Please note, the…

Patagonia Action Works

Patagonia Action Works Gives Consumers a Way to Fight for the Planet

Patagonia Action Works, the new online platform connects Patagonia consumers with local grassroots activism. On February 7, 2018, Patagonia will launch a new digital platform, called Patagonia Action Works, that connects customers with local grassroots organizations working to save the planet. The goal of this new platform is to help Patagonia customers learn more about local environmental issues…

Middle Aged Men in Lycra

Middle Aged Men in Lycra Film

MAMIL (Middle Aged Men in Lycra)to screen one night only on 300+ screens nationwide on Wednesday, February 21 – 6:30 PM Through special arrangement with Regal, Edwards and UA Cinemas throughout the United States, the new documentary feature MAMIL (Middle Aged Men in Lycra) will be presented in a one-night-only event screening at more than 300 theaters, including those…

On Eve of Outdoor Retailer Show, Trump’s Attack on National Monuments Takes Center Stage

On Wednesday night, Patagonia joined with conservation organizations to project a countdown clock on the Bureau of Land Management headquarters in Lakewood, Colorado in protest of President Trump’s sell-out of national monuments to mining and drilling interests. Another projection took place earlier in the evening at the McNichols Civic Center Building for the kick-off of the Outdoor Retailer…

Ibex Clothing

Ibex to End Operations

Merino wool clothing manufacturer Ibex released a letter today titled “End Of The Trail” confirming that the merino apparel brand is “in the process of closing down its current business, and will cease operations as we know them sometime in February.” Last month, Ibex announced they had laid off 12 of its employees but denied…

Balega Socks

Balega Socks Opens Application for 2018 Impi Ambassador Team

Balega Socks, a performance sock brand in the run specialty market, has opened the application portal today for its fourth annual “Impi” influencer team. Impi team members will represent Balega as brand ambassadors to help illuminate Balega’s core pillars – performance, excellence, harmony, creativity and community – while continuing to highlight the products’ excellence and…

Gold Butte National Park

Public Lands Are Under Siege. Here’s What Trail Runners Need to Know

From shrinking national-monument borders to changing management plans and budgets, the threats are coming from many angles* * This article first appear on trailrunnermag.com In a leaked memo obtained by the Washington Post on September 17th, Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke recommended that President Trump modify or reduce 10 national monuments. The report is the culmination of a months-long review of 27 U.S.…

Top 100 Places to Work in 2017

Some companies go beyond kegerators and ping-pong—from unlimited vacation time to powder days, these are the places that know how to treat their employees Peak Design, SportRx, Nuun, Powder7, Eagle Creek, SlideBelts, Toad and Co. and DryCase each earned a spot on Outside magazine’s Best Places to Work 2017. The list also included Backbone Media,…

Darby Communications Stand Up Initiative

Darby Communications’ Stand Up Initiative is Accepting Applications

Program Provides Pro-bono PR Services to Select Non-Profit Organizations Darby Communications’ Stand Up Initiative is now accepting applications for its 2018 program. The initiative, launched in November 2016, provides pro-bono PR related services to awarded environmental non-profits with projects focusing on environmental and sustainable advocacy, or the preservation and protection of public lands. In its inaugural year,…