GORUCK TAC Hat
Rucking

GORUCK TAC Hat Review – Rucking Hat

GORUCK’s Black Friday sale is live! Check out their deals on rucksacks, apparel, boots, and more! Here’s our review of the GORUCK TAC Hat. Yep, it’s a hat. But seriously – this is a good hat you may want to pick up. We’ll explain further here. This is a tactical hat – so that means it is basically a baseball cap with a velcro patch area up front. But there’s more to talk about, so read on. Here’s some of the things we’ll be looking at in this GORUCK TAC hat review, including accessories: All right, let’s take a look. GORUCK TAC Hat – it’s a Tactical Hat First off, let’s discuss what a tactical hat is. It’s a baseball cap – but it has a hook and loop (velcro) area up front for patches. Why patches? Well, you can identify yourself or show a bit of style. Some tactical hats have velcro up front, and in the back – but not this one, it’s front only. That’s ok to me, because the front is all I need. As you [Read more …]

Under Armour Ultimate Running Kit for Global Running Day 2020
Running Shoes

Be a Better Runner for Global Running Day – Under Armour Ultimate Running Kit

Under Armour has a goal to make runners better – by providing high performance gear and tech that helps. This high-tech gear can go the distance, for many runs – miles and kilomoters. And for Global Running Day 2020 (June 3rd) they are unveiling something new – the Ultimate Running Kit. Here’s a sneak peek at what Under Armour has for you: What is it? It’s a collection of essentials to make you a better runner. What’s included? How about a special colorway of the UA HOVR Infinite 2 – this special Global Running Day edition has “kilometer” in various global languages right on it. If there’s a universal sport enjoyed world-wide (and through the ages) it is certainly running. But, this is more than just shoes – thanks to the digitally connected experience of running in UA HOVR shoes with the MapMyRun app you can get real-time form coaching. And that’s in addition to the more mundane logging of your run – and all the key stats – of course. These amazing shoes have a bluetooth chip in the [Read more …]

Reebok Nano X Cross Training Shoe
CrossFit Shoes

Reebok Nano X Cross-Trainer Shoe Review

Reebok has launched the 10th iteration of their CrossFit training shoe – the Reebok Nano X is now available worldwide. What’s new and improved in this cross training shoe? That’s what we’ve evaluated in our hands-on review. Read on to find out the details… Here’s some of the launch styles that are available now: Let’s take a look. Reebok Nano X Shoe Review – On Our YouTube Channel We’ve got two hands-on video overviews of this shoe on our YouTube channel: And this video compares it directly (and in-depth) to the Reebok Nano 9. Reebok Nano X Shoe Review – What’s New and Improved? Let’s start by calling out the differences with this shoe as compared to the Reebok Nano 9 (last year’s official CrossFit training shoe.) The visible change is the upper (the part that covers your foot.) It’s still “Flexweave” which is Reebok’s woven textile that combines a super-tough outer layer with a super comfortable inner layer. The difference in the new shoe is that it looks a lot better – more sophisticated. How so? Here’s an example. [Read more …]