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Dakine BC Utility Vest
Dakine BC Utility Vest
Dakine BC Utility Vest

Dakine Debuts The BC Utility Vest With Built-In Backpack

I come from a long line of backwater country boys with southern sensibilities and a "hands-on, do-it-yourself" mindset . So while I toil daily at a desk, my heart is outside. My wife and I love the outdoors and our daughter soa...
 
Sports
 
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putter-pool
putter-pool

Beat Cabin Fever With Golf/Pool Combo “Putter Pool”

For most of us, January is too cold for golf. But there's good news, my polo shirt-loving friends: you can bring putting fun indoors with a new golf/pool combo game called "Putter Pool." Available from Hearthsong, the game, for...

 
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Fitbit Flex
Fitbit Flex
Fitbit Flex

Fitbit Flex Wireless Fitness & Sleep Band

Our country is truly a vast morass of often conflicting concepts and hypocritical ideals. On one hand, we are obsessed with fitness, slim figures and "perfect" physiques. On the other, we refuse to ban genetically modified food...
 
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Patagonia-Portable-Self-Inflation-vest
Patagonia-Portable-Self-Inflation-vest
Patagonia-Portable-Self-Inflation-vest

Patagonia Portable Self-Inflation Vest Floats Surfers to the Surface, Doesn’t Inhibit

I have no idea how many surfers get swallowed up by big waves and drown, but apparently it's becoming a growing problem.  Such a big problem that Patagonia has dropped what is presumably some serious coin on developing the PSI,...

 
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Nike Free Trainer 3-1
Nike Free Trainer 3-1
Nike Free Trainer 3-1

The Nike Free Trainer 3.0 are the Sneakers I Want for Xmas (pics)

Nine ounces seems to be Nike's new magic number when it comes to launching their new footwear.  Course, that number is only applicable at size 9 or smaller, so if you're anything like me - I wear a size 11 -  you'll probably ti...
 
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Screen Shot 2012-12-06 at 2.11.37 PM
Screen Shot 2012-12-06 at 2.11.37 PM

Must Watch: Red Bull’s Rube Goldberg Machine, Kluge (video)

[GR]M0jmSsQ5ptw[/GR] While Red Bull's Stratos Jump is a remarkable feat of human engineering, it's not particularly one that I've wanted to watch again and again.  So perhaps it's not Red Bull money spent effectively.  This Red...

 
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Jawbone UP
Jawbone UP
Jawbone UP

Jawbone UP is Back and Better Than Ever…We Hope (video)

There is no shortage of pedometers.  Case in point Nike's Fuelband, the Fitbits (most recently the Zip and One), and now, back from the dead no less, is Jawbone's UP. If you recall, the UP emerged last year, but was quickly scr...
 
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DarkFin Gloves
DarkFin Gloves
DarkFin Gloves

Michael Phelps Ain’t Got Nothing on These Darkfin Webbed Gloves

"Cheating", much like the word "sex", is a highly subjective term, just ask President Clinton.  These Darkfin webbed Gloves have nothing to do with sex, but  they could have a lot to do with cheating, that is assuming they're u...

 
Fitness
 
Nike Fuelband White Ice
Nike Fuelband White Ice
Nike Fuelband White Ice

Nike Fuelband Now Available in Two New Colors, Black or White Ice

The Nike Fuelband is a revolutionary looking device.  That said, it's largely just a pedometer, but a very neat looking one at that.  We tested it out upon launch and while it most certainly provides some level of motivation, t...
 
Fitness
 
Striiv Play Pedometer
Striiv Play Pedometer
Striiv Play Pedometer

Striiv Play Pedometer Steps on Fitbit’s Turf, Does It Cheaper (video)

The holidays are about to kick into full swing and that means food, food, and more food.  Over indulgence is one of the corner stones of the Thanksgiving and with it comes weight gain that is unparalleled to the rest of the yea...

 
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Oakley Airwave
Oakley Airwave
Oakley Airwave

Oakley Airwave Ski Goggles with Built-in HUD Instantly Display Speed, Friends, and More

Riding the slopes for most people is a casual affair. But if you're of the competitive type, or quite literally competing for a medal, you'll probably indulge in any advantage that is legally sound. Oakley, the brand long assoc...
 
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Zeal Optics iON
Zeal Optics iON
Zeal Optics iON

Zeal Optics iON Goggles Captures Full HD Faceplants

A face plant is never fun, unless of course you can replay the experience over and over again.  Go Pro's line of HD rugged cameras have long been the go to choice for extreme athletes, but those are bulky and easy to lose if yo...