GORUCK Rucker 3.0 brown
Rucking

GORUCK Rucker 3 – Small Versus Standard

Let’s review GORUCK Rucker Backpacks. The GORUCK Rucker 3.0 is the newest version of the successful “Rucker” made by GORUCK. Rucker 3.0 updates on several inefficiencies in version 2.0 and exhibits many modifications and improvements. Here are some of the styles we are going to look at: GORUCK Rucker 3 Video Review on YouTube Here’s the Standard frame 20L Rucker 3 in action: GORUCK Rucker Backpacks – Overview The GORUCK Rucker is perfect if you are searching for a robust and sturdy backpack suitable for your daily life and is also good as a weighted backpack for rucking, weighted workout, and impromptu fitness. Rucker is a long-lasting everyday carry bag, a great weighted backpack useful for fitness workouts. It is also reliable for travel, especially if you want to get a good workout to maintain and increase strength and stamina while having a vacation. Many issues with the Rucker 2.0 have been resolved with Rucker 3, and it has become even more comfortable to use. There is zero irritation and friction burn if you decide to go trucking shirtless using [Read more …]

Under Armour Women's Project Rock Perf Tank close up
Workout Apparel

Project Rock Workout Clothing for Women

Let’s review Project Rock Workout Gear from UA. Project Rock started with Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson’s partnership with Under Armour. Project Rock is a “motivational lifestyle brand” designed for athletes who play hard and work hard. “It is not just giving people the tools to chase their greatness; we’re creating a movement of people who are willing to put in the work,” says The Rock. Here are some of the styles we are going to look at: Project Rock Workout Gear from UA – Overview Getting to where you want to be or achieving your goals, especially fitness goals, need more than determination and hard work. It would be best to have a companion who will walk with you to get there, motivate you, and make the journey more fun. Project Rock Workout Gear from UA is here to let you know that you are not alone. With a wide range of fitness products, Project Rock will provide you with UA’s high quality and well thought of clothing and apparel to make your workout convenient and enjoyable. They are also [Read more …]

Under Armour Women's UA HydraFuse Leggings jumping
Workout Apparel

UA HydraFuse Workout Clothing

Let’s review Women’s HydraFuse Workout Clothing from UA. Just when you thought hydration only comes from liquids, skincare, and some foods, now here comes Under Armour with its new line of workout clothing that hydrates the skin: UA HydraFuse. Who would have thought? But in its commitment to make performance solutions, Under Armour came up with another innovation with its new cutting-edge fabric that nourishes and helps rejuvenate the skin after a hard workout. Here are some of the styles we are going to look at: Women’s HydraFuse workout clothing from UA – Overview UA HydraFuse fabric is filled with small, moisturizing microspheres that stimulate on contact, delivering extracts onto the skin through resistance to help replace lost moisture and keep it there longer. The moisturizing technology is ingrained straight into the fabric to avoid the feeling of stickiness or sliminess. All there is is the touch of the brand’s softest performance fabric to-date, UA Meridian. It is proven to improve hydration by 26% after wearing for three consecutive days, seven hours a day. UA HydraFuse is designed for long-lasting [Read more …]

Women's UA Qualifier Speedpocket Perforated Crop - Hushed Pink With Shirt
Workout Leggings

Best Running Tights Review

Best women’s tights for running? We recommend the Women’s UA Qualifier Speedpocket Perforated Crop. Why? They are light-weight, provide a compression fit, and they have a pocket in the waist (center) that really works for carrying your phone. (And to be clear in the year 2020, we recommend you always run with your smartphone in easy reach. Better safe than sorry). Here’s some of the styles we’ll be reviewing today: (We are an Under Armour affiliate). Let’s take an up close look. Best Running Tights – Overview OK, what’s good about these tights? These put TIGHT into tights. They have an ultra-tight, second-skin fit for a locked-in feel. It’s energizing, and it makes you feel like you want to get up and go. And, it’s generally known that clothing with a light compression factor do seem to reduce muscle fatigue – and speed up your recovery. But, at the same time they are soft and comfortable. These have a decently high and wide waistband for good coverage and security. No embarrassment when bending over in these running tights. These have [Read more …]

Women's UA Meridian Joggers Blue Ink Running
Workout Leggings

Women’s UA Meridian Joggers

The UA Meridian line of performance wear is great – let’s look at the newest addition, the Women’s UA Meridian Joggers. What’s a “jogger”? This is a soft, cozy workout pant with a generous, relaxed fit. Why a jogger in the gym? Comfort – and no restrictions on your movement. This is also a little more modest option than tight fitting leggings or tights. But, no matter what reason you choose them for, we’re sure you’ll like them. These are hot – get them now at Under Armour.com (We are an affiliate): Let’s take a look at these joggers. Women’s UA Meridian Joggers – Overview These are from UA’s Meridian line – so they use a super-nice knit fabric. It’s made from 83% nylon and 17% Elastane (aka spandex) – so these are super comfy. But these don’t fit tight like leggings or tights – these have a generous, relaxed fit. There’s a tapered leg to keep things from being too loose. The fabric used will wick sweat and dries quickly – for maximum comfort. What can you do in [Read more …]

Women's UA Meridian Crop in Blue Ink workout pose
Workout Leggings

Women’s UA Meridian Crop – Cropped Workout Legging

The UA Meridian line of performance wear is great – let’s look at the newest addition, the Women’s UA Meridian Crop. What’s a “crop”? It’s like a Capri, basically. Capris are cropped pants where the leg ends just above the ankle. They can help keep you cooler – and they are a trendy look right now (and for the future.) Just remember that they tend to “shorten” your legs – so they can be somewhat unflattering on the wrong physique. These are hot – get them now at Under Armour.com (We are an affiliate): Let’s take a look. Women’s UA Meridian Crop Workout Legging – Overview Ok, so these are cropped workout pants, like capris. What’s special about these? These are from UA’s Meridian line of performance workout wear. What can you do with these? Anything really – Yoga, HIIT, CrossFit, and of course – just plain lounging around the house. These are very comfortable, so we won’t blame you if you never want to take them off. Part of the secret to the comfort and performance is the knit [Read more …]

Women's UA Meridian Bike Shorts in Hushed Turquoise - full view
Workout Shorts

Under Armour Meridian Bike Shorts for Women

Let’s review what makes the Women’s UA Meridian Bike Shorts a great high-performance apparel option for your workout. Softness was one of the key features that Under Armour put into their new UA Meridian line of workout clothing. And they’ve got a great selection of tights and leggings for your workout, but now they have bike shorts also. These are hot – you can get them at Under Armour.com (We are an affiliate): Women’s UA Meridian Bike Shorts – Overview First, let’s highlight the specially engineered fabric that is used in these bike shorts – because that’s the secret to the comfort and performance. These are made from a 83% Nylon / 17% Elastane blended fabric – so they’ve got great stretch for comfort. But these also wick sweat away from your body – to double up the comfort. These also dry very quickly. It’s also a lightweight material. But these aren’t shorts that get a hole in them after you wear the twice – these are premium shorts that will go the mile. These are a fitted product, that [Read more …]

Upstairs in the gym with Hylete Flexion Workout Pants for Women - Heather Slate
Workout Apparel

Best Women’s Workout Pants for CrossFit

Let’s look at the best women’s workout pants for CrossFit. This isn’t leggings, tights, or yoga pants – but rather pants proper. This is workout apparel – so they’ll all be high on the close and comfortable fit scale – but again – we’re not looking at leggings that fit like a “second skin”. Why pants then? These are a more modest option than leggings – and in some occasions that’s the right style. Workout pants tend to be more versatile as well – so you can wear them around quite a bit rather than just to the gym or CrossFit box. We’re going to be looking at the women’s workout pants options from Hylete – they make excellent performance apparel and active-wear. Here’s the workout pants we’ll be reviewing in this article: Let’s take a look. Flexion Pants Hylete offers some great workout pants in the Flexion Pants for women. These are made from 94% polyester and 6% spandex – so they have a slight stretch fit that looks great – and dries fast when needed. Because this is [Read more …]

UA Infinity Bra - Sports Bra for the Gym
Workout Apparel

Under Armour Launches Innovative New Sports Bra – The Infinity Bra

21cm – that’s a lot. And that is how much the female breast can potentially move during exercise. And here’s an even more shocking fact – did you know that wearing the wrong sports bra during exercise can cause permanent damage? Under Armour is tackling these issues head on by changing the sports bra game with a new innovation. The new Infinity Bra from UA will address both of those issues and function to support women’s unique bodies and needs. How did Under Armour develop this phenomenal new piece of workout gear? They combined the insights from their and applied science and testing team with those from a breast health expert to evolve the sports bra. Breast health expert Dr. Joanna Scurr from the University of Portsmouth helped with the design and test. The UA Infinity Bra is destined to be a perfectly fitting bra – designed for women’s bodies. It’s a new approach, done in a new way. Historically, sports bras are created by utilizing two perfect breast shaped cups from a flat piece of padding. Instead, The UA [Read more …]

Nike's new yoga collection for 2020 will use new Infinalon performance fabric
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Nike Introduces New Infinalon Fabric in Latest Yoga Workout Clothes Collection

Nike is launching a new high-performance fabric for Yoga clothes: Nike Infinalon. What is important in Yoga? Movement without restriction – and Nike’s new collection of yoga clothes will enable this. Comfort on the yogi’s mat and beyond this new performance fabric innovation will be launched on January 1st, 2020. Nike Infinalon has been in development for more than two years. Now that it is entering the yoga market we can tell you the benefits of this material. You can expect stretch, size, softness and smoothing at the top of mind for the ultimate yoga mat experience. Stretch: Infinalon will have double the stretch of Spandex based fabrics – with the same force applied. There’s no stretch lockout though. Infinalon will provide a comfortable and consistent fit. It will serve as a gentle but nonrestrictive compression system – that flexes and moves like you do. Size: Nike Infinalon is a durable opaque fabric – but it is both thinner and stronger than past materials. That means you don’t have to sacrifice coverage. This finely woven yarn is comprised of multiple [Read more …]