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Orange Mud Gear Vest 2L V2.0

Orange Mud Gear Vest 2.0 Review

As a female athlete with a short torso, the Orange Mud Gear Vest 2.0 crushed the competition with regard to fit and comfort. It was released less than a year ago and sold out ahead of schedule. Having tested out its durability and functionality, I see why. This vest is so lightweight, yet packs tons of features […]

Watch Reviews

TomTom Adventurer GPS Watch with Bluetooth Headphones Review

The TomTom Adventurer is a one stop shop for all your workout needs. Bold statement, right? It is. But if you read into what I said you see there is specific wording in there. For working out, … [Read More...]

Suunto Ambit3 Vertical Review

How does Suunto's Ambit3 Vertical compare to other premium watches like the Garmin Fenix 3? Ever since my review of the Garmin Fenix 3, I’ve been getting requests to do a review and comparison with … [Read More...]

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Shoe Reviews

Altra King MT 1.5 Shoe Review

The Altra King MT 1.5 is the second edition of the King MT line. When the original King MT first came out many people in the OCR community were excited that an Altra shoe finally had aggressive lugs … [Read More...]

Topo Athletic Hydroventure Review – Waterproof Shoes for Trail and OCR

We recently got in touch with Topo Athletics to review the Top Athletic Hydroventure shoes. They were rated Gear of the Year by National Geographic Adventure, so we needed to find out if they lived up … [Read More...]

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Tailwind Rebuild Review

On race day, my pack always has a few standard items in it - Gels (gross), a Snickers bar (because I'm not me when I'm hungry), Honey Stinger waffles, and a few other selections from the roadside service center on the way to the race. In my hydration pack? Water. How boring. Sometimes I may get a … [Read More...]

Orange Mud Gear Vest 2L V2.0

Orange Mud Gear Vest 2.0 Review

As a female athlete with a short torso, the Orange Mud Gear Vest 2.0 crushed the competition with regard to fit and comfort. It was released less than a year ago and sold out ahead of schedule. Having tested out its durability and functionality, I see why. This vest is so lightweight, yet packs tons … [Read More...]

Altra King MT 1.5 Shoe Review

The Altra King MT 1.5 is the second edition of the King MT line. When the original King MT first came out many people in the OCR community were excited that an Altra shoe finally had aggressive lugs to complement their signature Foot Shape toe box. Reports of the King MT having some wear issues in … [Read More...]

Second Skin QUATROFLX Compression Tight Review

Finding the perfect compression pant is like a quest for the Holy Grail. There are so many brands out there claiming to be superior to all the others that it gets exhausting. I stumbled across several OCR athlete’s wearing Second Skin, Marena, 2XU, and Human Octane, to name a few, on social media … [Read More...]

Topo Athletic Hydroventure Review – Waterproof Shoes for Trail and OCR

We recently got in touch with Topo Athletics to review the Top Athletic Hydroventure shoes. They were rated Gear of the Year by National Geographic Adventure, so we needed to find out if they lived up to the hype!  They certainly live up to their waterproof claim, as discovered on some wet and … [Read More...]

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