Reebok Nano X1 Vegan Womens Training Shoes quarter view pair
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Nano X1 Vegan Training Shoe

Looking fro an animal-free training shoe made with recycled materials? Here’s the brand-new Nano X1 Vegan Training Shoe. The Nano X1 Vegan Training Shoe is constructed with plants and recycled materials, including castor bean oil, eucalyptus bark, natural rubber, bloom algae, and recycled polyester. It is a progression of the Reebok Nano X1‘s and is made with at least 50% bio-based materials. Here are some of the styles we are going to look at: Nano X1 Vegan Training Shoe – Overview The Nano X1 Vegan Training Shoe is animal-free using cotton and wood spun yarn for the upper, castor bean oil and EVA foam for the midsole, and natural rubber for the outsole. Though the Nano X1 Vegan’s midsole is composed of a castor-bean oil Floatride Energy Foam, it doesn’t alter the shoe’s level of receptivity and stability. It highlights Floatride Energy® cushioning typically used in the Reebok’s running shoes even though it is a training shoe. The Reebok Nano X1 Vegan also highlights a Flexweave Knit and is more breathable than the Nano X1’s knit. This shoe can be [Read more …]

CrossFit Games 2021 - Fittest Woman on Earth
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The 2021 CrossFit Games

The 2021 CrossFit Games has ended, and the Fittest Man and Woman on Earth have been determined. Held in Alliant Energy Center in Madison, WI, the Games started running from July 27 to August 1 and was participated by more than 600 athletes across 27 diverse divisions as they battled for the title of the Fittest on Earth®. Justin Medeiros and Tia-Clair Toomey-Orr are the 2021 CrossFit Games Champions. Teens, individuals, teams, masters, and the inaugural adaptive division joined the competition, and unlike last year, this year’s event allowed sports fans and viewers to attend the Games, giving the event a lively atmosphere. The Games tested athletes in different fitness events from heavy cardio – a mile swim with fins followed by a three-mile kayak paddle — to the “home run derby” of CrossFit, the one-rep max snatch, to more classic chippers, like the four-rounder of rope climbs, ski erg, and sandbag carries. The Games also added a twist on a normal movement – handstand pushups that, rather than being performed against a wall, were freestanding. After small sets of [Read more …]

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Training Apparel from MudGear

Let’s see some of the best Training Apparel from MudGear. MudGear produces strong tactical gear for athletes competing in trail running, OCR, and outdoor endurance events. MudGear has been delivering outdoor sports apparel for obstacle racers since 2012, offering the best performing products in world-class manufacturing facilities with guidance from industry legends. Here are some of the styles we are going to look at: Training Apparel from MudGear – Overview MudGear first created the Fitted Race Jersey, which went through innumerable fabrics and several repetitions before getting the accurate fit and feel for a shirt that would move with you on the course and not become soaked with water and mud. Their next product is the OCR compression sock intended to drain water and provide protection on rope climbs and traverses. These and all of their products are made to function in OCR and not in the gym. MudGear products have solid construction, functional performance, and toughness serving the outdoor athlete. MudGear products can endure Spartan Race, rucking, trail running, or any outdoor adventure. Here are some of them. MudGear [Read more …]

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Workout Leggings from PUMA

Let’s check out the hot new Workout Leggings from PUMA. Leggings can be worn at the gym, casual walk at the mall, or as a fashion statement. They are so popular and comfortable that some people opt to wear them every day on any given occasion. But it is important to note that not all leggings are made the same, and there are different kinds of them. Here are some of the styles we are going to look at: Workout Leggings from PUMA – Overview Are you going to the gym to do deadlifts or a hundred burpees? You will need leggings with moisture-wicking and are comfortable, durable, breathable, and flexible. You would also need leggings with seams on the inside that are flat and not raised to reduce irritability caused by sweating and intense movement. Your leggings should be able to support you and stay in place. If you are at home and are too lazy to hit the gym but still want to do some light exercises (stretching perhaps) at home, leggings made of cotton will do. Cotton [Read more …]

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Leggings from Reebok

Let’s review Leggings from Reebok. If you think wearing just anything to your workout is okay, think again. Just as you choose the right outfit for the places or occasion that you go to, choosing the right outfit in working out applies the same manner, and there’s a reason why. It not only makes you feel good, but it also improves your performance, offers protection, and prevents injuries. Having the right workout gear means having the right and good quality leggings. Here are some of the styles we are going to look at: Leggings from Reebok – Overview From afar, leggings may all look similar, but they are definitely not made the same. And because they are not made the same, you might be settling from uncomfortable leggings that hinder your fitness routine and progress. Workout leggings should have outstanding comfort and fit for your workout. To choose proper workout leggings, it is vital to check the fiber used. Polyester and nylon are so much better than cotton because they are more durable, breathable, give you unrestrictive movements, and offer [Read more …]

UA TriBase Reign 3 Training Shoe Review (23)
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UA TriBase Reign 3 Training Shoe Review

Let’s review the new TriBase Reign 3 Training Shoe from Under Armour. The Under Armour TriBase Reign is UA’s first committed cross-training and functional fitness shoe. It is made of quality materials that can survive grueling workouts. It is a very competent training shoe that will help you keep up in the training game. A year after the launch of the TriBase Reign 2, UA now introduces TriBase Reign 3. Let’s see what the upgrades are from the former. Here are some of the styles that are available now: Let’s take a look. TriBase Reign 3 Training Shoe – Video Review on our YouTube Channel Why read when you can watch? Check out this video from our YouTube channel. Our side-by-side testing is complete, here’s our video review: TriBase Reign 3 Training Shoe – Overview Here’s the summary – this is a minor revision to last year’s shoe. The upper is new, the heel counter is tweaked, but otherwise, it’s the same outsole, midsole, and overall shape and size. As such, that’s OK – because this is a good CrossFit [Read more …]

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Nike Workout Clothes from Rogue

Let’s review the newest Nike Workout Clothes from Rogue. When working out, it is vital to wear comfortable clothing that uses unique fabrics to keep you cool and dry. A satisfying workout can suddenly turn unpleasant if you find yourself soaking in your sweat or constantly wobbling into your leggings that lost their stretch. Any t-shirt might be good to wear during a workout, but you can become uncomfortable halfway through it as you start to sweat and you suddenly feel heavy. Workout clothes should not only look good but should also perform well. Here are some of the styles we are going to look at: Nike Workout Clothes from Rogue – Overview The best workout clothes can improve the effectiveness of your workout by keeping you cool and comfortable. When scanning for workout clothes, you usually want to examine three principal factors: moisture management, breathability, and protection. Thankfully, Nike Workout Clothes from Rogue considered all these factors when they made their workout clothes as all of them are made from polyester. Polyester is not only durable, wrinkle-resistant, and moisture-wicking. [Read more …]

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GORUCK Bullet Ruck

Let’s review the new Bullet Ruck from GORUCK. If you are looking for an EDC (Everyday Carry) or a rucking sandbag, look no further. GORUCK Bullet Ruck can be your most used and favorite bag. GORUCK is recognized for outstanding durability and they build the toughest rucking gear for everyday, travel, and intense workouts. Bullet Ruck is a great daypack, a loyal hiking backpack, and an absolute EDC bag for many people. Here are some of the styles we are going to look at: Bullet Ruck – Overview The interior construction of Bullet Ruck is similar to many of GORUCK’s bags — with a hidden top pocket, a mesh bottom pocket along with the interior of the front panel, and a slip pocket against the back. If you are working from home and in need of a different surrounding, you can take this bag with you to a coffee shop. It can fit your laptop, and it also has an external pocket on the front suitable for your charger, notebook, pens, and mobile phone. Or maybe it’s a weekend, and [Read more …]

GORUCK Ruck Plate Carrier 2.0 full view coyote brown
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GORUCK Ruck Plate Carrier

Let’s review the new Ruck Plate Carrier from GORUCK. Ruck Plate Carrier 2.0 is a significant improvement from the previous version and if you have extra, considering an upgrade is not a bad idea. It is used to build functional muscles and can melt fat with multiple bodyweight exercises like lunges, squats, presses, crunches, etc. Here’s some of the styles we are going to look at: Ruck Plate Carrier – Overview What makes the GORUCK Ruck Plate Carrier 2.0 distinct is the addition of the 210d HT Cordura to the shoulder straps’ back and interior. It is sleek and makes it viable to run and workout with your shirt off which was an uncomfortable approach with the 1.0. It also fixed the rugged fabric that delved into your back in version 1.0 and improved it with a small padded lumbar support. The Ruck Plate Carrier is intended to carry the same 20lbs and 30lbs Ruck Plates high and secure on your back with an added solid hook and loop closure. It has a simple design, is very much streamlined, and [Read more …]

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GORUCK American Training Sweat Pants

Let’s review the new American Training Sweat Pants from GORUCK. Sweat pants began as basic workout apparel, but it has evolved and can now be used for multiple purposes. High-quality sweatpants are now suitable to exhibit the casual style outside the constraints of the gym or home. But the sweat pants that we will focus on are the kind that we can use in any sort of adventure or sports – from hiking to camping and from warm-up to the most intense workout. Here are some of the styles we are going to look at: American Training Sweat Pants – Overview American Training Sweat Pants are made of 74% nylon, which is highly elastic, durable, and water/stain-resistant. Sweat pants build up body heat, making you become hot and sweat faster during your workout. These sweat pants will keep you cool and ultra-comfortable and will not restrict your movements. They are as comfortable as wearing your sweat pants while watching your favorite series on Netflix. The performance fabric used in American Training Sweatpants is stretchy, breathable, and abrasion-resistant. The midweight performance [Read more …]