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On Cloud Review: On’s Most Popular Lightweight Running Shoes [Cloud 5]

2022 UPDATE: In this On Cloud review [Cloud 5], you'll learn how they perform for running & as a daily lifestyle shoe. Are they really the best On's? Find out why I believe the are!

The Best Trail Running Shoes

A list of the best trail running shoes, and expert guidance to ensure you choose comfortable, high-performing shoes for your trail running adventures.

On Cloud X Review: Here’s Why They SMASH The Competition!

This On Cloud X Review reveals 1.) how they perform for running 2.) how they compare to other On running shoes 3.) Pros & Cons, Overall Rating & MORE!

The Best Waterproof Running Jackets for Men and Women

The best men's and women's waterproof running jackets, plus our buying guide to help you decide which to buy for running in cold and wet winter weather.

Best On Running Shoes Ranked With Reviews: Ultimate On Clouds Buying Guide

Welcome to the ULTIMATE On Running shoes buyer's guide, complete with reviews + rankings of the best On running shoes available | YES, I've reviewed them all!

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BOTE Breeze Aero Review: A Lightweight Inflatable Paddle Board For Beginners

This BOTE Breeze Aero review goes over everything you need to know about this lightweight 10'8" inflatable SUP for beginners, before buying it.

The Best Running Sunglasses: Great For Trail Running & Hiking Too

Our shortlist of the best running sunglasses will help you decide which sunglasses to buy. All glasses are protective, lightweight, comfortable, stylish!

iRocker Paddle Board Review: The Inflatable 10’6 Cruiser SUP

The inflatable stand up paddleboard featured in this iRocker paddle board review is the bestselling Cruiser 10' 6 SUP - the all-rounder for beginners.
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The Best Trail Running Poles [For Ultrarunning & Fast Hiking]

These are the best trail running poles for trail running, ultramarathons, fastpacking and ultra-light backpacking adventures.

Solo Stove Bonfire Review: How Is This Smokeless Firepit Possible?

This Solo Stove Bonfire review explains the backyard and camping firepit's key features, pros & cons, and what calling it a smokeless firepit really means.

Rumpl Blanket Review: Everyone In This Family Loves These Insulated Quilts

Our Rumpl blanket review compares the key features of the Original, Nanoloft and Down puffy camping blankets, plus the pros and cons of each.

Teva Slippers Review: The ReEmber Moc Slip-Ons

Find out what makes these men's and women's slip-on quilted Teva slippers so popular for camping and wearing in and around the house.

Olukai Sandals Review – Hawaii On Your Feet!

This Olukai sandals review takes a look at the key features, pros and cons of their Hawaiian-inspired men's and women's Ohana flip flops.

Best Running Hats: Technical Running Caps To Level Up Your Run Experience

The best running hats/technical caps that: wick sweat away from your face/eyes, keep your head/face/neck protected from the sun, look awesome!

lululemon Yoga Mat Review | The 5mm Reversible Mat

Our lululemon yoga mat review explains the key features of their popular thick, non-slip reversible yoga mat, and whether it's worth the money.

Hex Brand Review: A Well designed DSLR Camera Bag With A Ton of Storage

Hex Brand Review: Key features, detailed photos, and a video review of this thoughtfully designed, stealthy, urban DSLR camera bag.

Slowtide Towel Review: Quick-Drying Camping and Travel Towels

Why one of these Slowtide quick-dry towels is a great choice for the beach, travel, gym, the pool, backpacking and camping.

Sonos Roam Review | The Portable Speaker That Packs A Punch

Our Sonos Roam review covers the key features, pros and cons of this portable waterproof Bluetooth speaker, including a comparison to the Sonos Move.

Chirp Wheel Review: How Well Does This Back Roller Wheel Relieve Back Pain?

This Chirp Wheel review [PLUS & PRO vibrating wheels] explains 1) How the back roller wheels relieve back pain. 2) How to use it. 4) Final verdict.

BioLite Lantern Review: The AlpenGlow Is Not Your Average Camping Lantern

This BioLite Lantern review explains why everyone's raving about these rechargeable color-changing camping lanterns called AlpenGlow 500 & 250.

Shokz OpenRun Pro Review: Bone Conduction Headphones for Running

Aftershokz review - Learn how Shokz OpenRun Pro bone conduction headphones perform while running. Plus how bone headphones work & more!

The Best Running Headphones & Wireless Earbuds of 2022

The best running headphones, including wireless earbuds, over-ear, and outside-ear bone conduction headphones for running and gym workouts.

Lululemon Scuba Hoodie Review | The Best-Selling Lululemon Hoodie is Back!

This lululemon Scuba Hoodie review includes its key features, sizing, why it's a bestseller, the best colors to choose, and the pros and cons.

Ombraz Sunglasses Review: Armless Sunglasses For Athletes

My Ombraz sunglasses review covers their key features and what armless sunglasses are really like to wear for everyday as well as sports.

LARQ Pitcher Review: A Purifier & Water Filter Pitcher For Your Home

This LARQ Pitcher review shares everything there is to know about this at-home filter & water purifier pitcher, including how well it works in real life.

LARQ Bottle Filtered Review: A Water Filter With Benefits

This LARQ Bottle Filtered review shares everything there is to know about this portable water filter bottle, including how well it works in real life.

The Best Running Gloves For Winter and Cold Weather Running

Here are the best running gloves for men and women, to keep your hands warm on those cold winter runs - Find your next pair of running gloves here!

The Best Running Headlamps For Trail Running & Hiking

[Buyer's Guide 2021] This best headlamps for trail running, ultrarunning, and hiking guide will help you find the best headlamp for your requirements & budget!

The Best Phone Cases for Running To Protect Your Smartphone

Welcome to our list of favorite phone cases for running with. All these cases are affordable, slim, lightweight, and will protect your phone.

Nocs Binoculars Review: Affordable Travel-Friendly Compact Binoculars

Our Nocs binoculars review covers these budget-friendly, waterproof 8x25 compact binoculars for travel, hiking, surf-spotting and wildlife viewing.

Randolph Aviator Review: The sunglasses choice of the famous and ME! 😎

If you're looking for the best, most stylish Aviator sunglasses that money can buy be sure to read this Randolph Aviator review - Pre-purchase Q's Answered!

23andMe Health + Ancestry DNA Test Review

What the 23andMe DNA Test taught me about my health and fitness: In this 23andMe DNA review I share how learning my genetics helped me become a smarter runner.

The Best Running Belts to Carry Your Phone, Water, Essentials

Welcome to our best running belts buyer's guide, featuring the best running hydration belts for carrying a phone, water & even jackets & hiking poles on runs.

Compex Review: Sport Elite 3.0 Muscle Stimulator & TENS Unit

Review of the Compex Sport Elite 3.0 electric muscle stimulator, plus how to use it to aid with athletic strength, training, recovery and as a TENS device.

Jaybird Vista 2 Review: A New Breed Of Wireless Bluetooth Earbuds For Running

This Jaybird Vista 2 review includes 1.) The key features and why they matter 2.) How they perform while running 3.) Vista 2 VS Vista 4.) Final verdict.

The Best Running Socks for Men & Women

The best mens and womens running socks, including cushioned, moisture-wicking, compression and breathable socks, from no-show tab styles to calf length options.

The Best Silicone Wedding Bands For Men & Women With Active Lifestyles

Silicone wedding bands are a safer alternative to metal rings for men and women with active lifestyles, including watersports, physical jobs or lifting weights.

SIDAS Review: Insoles For Running Shoes and Hiking Boots

Review of SIDAS insoles for running shoes and hiking boots which replace the shoes' foam insert, providing extra comfort and support.

Somewear Global Hotspot Review: A Personal GPS Tracker & Messenger

Our Somewear global hotspot review covers the key features and our experience using this personal GPS tracker and satellite communicator device for adventurers.

Which is the Best Coros GPS Watch? Coros Running Watches Compared

A comparison of all the Coros GPS running and multisport watches, including reviews of the the VERTIX, APEX Pro, APEX and PACE 2.

LARQ Bottle Review – Does It Live Up To The Shark Tank Hype?

This LARQ Bottle review sheds light on the UV light water bottle that can purify water & neutralize bottle stink! Does it ACTUALLY work though? Read on!

Tread Labs Review: Insoles for Performance and Plantar Fasciitis Foot Pain

This Tread Labs review includes the carbon fiber insoles for hiking and running performance and explains their insoles for plantar fasciitis foot pain relief.

KLH Fusion True Wireless Earbuds Review [Editor’s Choice Award]

This KLH Fusion True Wireless Earbuds review covers the key features, pros, cons, and my thoughts on using these premium noise-canceling earbuds for running.

Advanced Primate Outdoor Adventure Gear: Mission Pack Review

Advanced Primate is an American online retailer specializing in adventure gear from American brands, with quality, sustainability and the environment in mind.

LynQ Review: An Essential GPS Tracker for Hikers and Trail Runners?

This LynQ review covers the LynQ Smart Compass, which doesn't require any wifi, phone signal or subscription to locate your group members during your adventures.

Leatherman FREE P4 Review

This Leatherman FREE P4 review covers its key features, what differentiates the FREE P4 from other multi-tools, the pros and cons and compares it to the P2.

BioLite HeadLamp 750 Review: Editor’s Choice Award Winner, Here’s Why…

This BioLite HeadLamp 750 review covers the key features of this high-performance headlamp, my loves/dislikes, and how it performs while ultrarunning and hiking.

Bluefin SUP Review: Cruise Inflatable Stand Up Paddleboard

The inflatable stand up paddleboard featured in this Bluefin SUP review is the bestselling Cruise 10.8ft paddleboard, designed as the perfect all-rounder.

5 Reasons Why a Customized Leatherman Surge is a great Father’s Day gift

I'm using my customized Leatherman Surge every day it's awesome! Here's 5 reasons why it would make a great gift for Father's Day, a birthday or Christmas.

5 reasons to take the Mock ONE Hammock on your next camping trip

Elevate your camping game: 5 reasons why you need to take the compact, free-standing Mock ONE Hammock on your next camping trip or just to your backyard.

Revelry Drifter Backpack Review

Revelry Drifter Backpack Review: Key features, detailed photos, and a video review of this Instagram-worthy, odor-absorbing, and water-resistant travel bag.

Stanley Growler Review: Why this 64oz Growler Set Makes For A Great Gift

This Stanley Growler review shares my experiences using the 64oz Stanley Growler Gift Set, my favorite features, plus a review summary with pros & cons.

Mighty Vibe Review: Stream music from Spotify or Amazon Music without using your phone

Our Mighty Vibe Review covers the advantages, disadvantages and key functions you need to know about this portable Spotify and Amazon Music player for running/workouts.

REI Swiftland Hydro Review – A Feature-Packed 5L Running Hydration Vest

This REI Swiftland Hydro review shares my experiences running with the vest, sizing advice, durability, cost (and if it's worth it), plus a rating out of 10.

BioLite HeadLamp 200 Review: The Lightest Running Headlamp We’ve Tested!

This Biolite HeadLamp 200 review talks about its key features, what I love/dislike, and how it performs while running or hiking.

Avanto Lifestyle Belt Review: Multi-Purpose Lifestyle & Running Belt

The Avanto running and lifestyle belt is designed for carrying essentials and keeping your hands free. This review covers the key features.

5 Best Women’s Waterproof Running Jackets for Trail Running

Our list of the 5 best women's waterproof running jackets will help you decide which jacket to buy for wet winter trail runs and ultras.

Randolph Fusion Sunglasses Review – Elinor & Archer Frame Styles

Randolph's Fusion Sunglasses Collection features the lightweight Elinor and Archer frames, a spin on Aviator and Aviator-inspired designs. Read our review of these Italian-style, US-made sunglasses.

LARQ Bottle Movement Review – Is It Better than the Original?

The LARQ Bottle Movement is a self-cleaning water bottle that'll purify water and neutralize that stink! BUT Is it better than the Original?

Compex Fixx 1.0 Review: The High-Powered, Portable Massage Gun

This is my review of the Compex Fixx 1.0: The high-powered, yet portable massage gun with 3 percussion speeds and a multi-directional head.

Coros Apex Review: The Ultimate GPS Watch For Trail Runners?

Our Coros Apex review covers the key features of this Impressive GPS running watch, which is designed with trail and ultra runners in mind. 

BioLite HeadLamp 330 Review: The Best Value Headlamp in 2022

This review covers all the key features of the Biolite HeadLamp 330, what I love/dislike, and how it performs while running and hiking.

ZUNGLE Viper V2 2019 Review: Bone Conduction Music Sunglasses

Everything you need to know about the ZUNGLE Viper V2 music sunglasses for running. Comfort, bone conduction audio, durability & more!

Randolph Concorde Sunglasses Review: Why Blue Lenses For Hiking?

Sunglasses designed to be worn for hiking and watersports? Yes please. Randolph's Cobalt Collection blue lens sunglasses, reviewed.

Rokform Crystal Case Review – Phone Protector for Trail Runners

Everything you need to know about the Rokform Crystal Case and why we rate it as the best phone case for trail running and adventures.

Jaybird Tarah Pro Review – The Ultimate Running Headphones?

Jaybird Tarah Pro wireless headphones have been designed with the requirements of the most demanding trail & ultrarunners. This is my Jaybird Tarah Pro Review.

Jaybird Tarah Review – Wireless Running Headphones

Jaybird Tarah Wireless Sport Headphones are lightweight, minimalist running headphones which are ideal for challenging treadmill sessions.

Vi Trainer + Vi Sense Headphones Review 2019: The Future of Run Coaching?

Is Vi Trainer the future of run coaching? This review explains why I believe Vi could be the best + most affordable way to stay motivated to run in 2019.

Nuheara IQbuds BOOST Review – The Adaptive Hearing Buds

IQbuds BOOST earbuds make me feel superhuman with enhanced hearing and are a great option for those who are not quite ready for a hearing aid in 2021!

FitMyFoot Review: Custom Fit Sandals, Insoles, and Sliders

FitMyFoot are premium sandals with the benefit of a fit that's tailored to your feet. This FitMyFoot review will help with repurchase questions

On Running Socks Review: Yes, They Make Great Socks too! 🙂

Tried & Tested by our in-house On expert! In this On running socks review, find out how well each one performs and how they compare to other running socks.

Injinji Running Socks Review: Performance Toe Socks For Trail Running

If you haven’t tried toe socks before then you should! Try everything once, right? These Injinji socks for trail running are engineered for uneven...

ROKA Sunglasses Review: Phantom Titanium Aviators

In this ROKA sunglasses review you'll learn everything there is to know about the ROKA Aviator sunglasses called the Phantom Titanium.

Hydro Flask 32 oz Bottle Review

The Hydro Flask Escape Collection has now sold out but this review also applies to the Hydro Flask 32 oz wide mouth bottle! The Hydro...

Hydro Flask Coffee Mug Review: ‘Hot’ Gifts for Outdoor Lovers!

The Hydro Flask Coffee Mug is a really clever little product that offers a lot more than your average ceramic mug can. It will keep your hot drinks...

Rockay Accelerate Review: Compression Running Socks

Some thoughts on the Rockay Accelerate, running socks that are designed to help prevent chaffing and blisters. They also provide sompression and cushioning.

Cairn Box Review

The Original Cairn Box would make an excellent gift to someone who is getting started as an outdoor adventurer. It's inexpensive and you don't have to worry about what to choose as it's all done for you.

Lifeproof FRE Review – A Waterproof Phone Case For Running

Read our review of the Lifeproof Fre, a slim, lightweight phone case designed for protection from water, snow, dirt and drops while out adventuring.

My Trail Co Backpack UL 35 Review

The My Trail Co Backpack UL 35 is a great value (at $99), super versatile pack. Because of its capacity and its ability to compress, it's great for a wide range of uses from short day trips to full-on multi-day adventures.

Sunski Sunglasses Review

This Sunski sunglasses review covers a selection of their frames we have been using for everyday, as well as running in. Sunski is a sunglasses company...

Jaybird RUN True Wireless Headphones Review (Pros And Cons)

Let's start by listing some reasons why I stopped running with music a couple of years ago, and how Jaybird RUN has made the prospect of it appealing again.

Darn Tough Socks Review: Coolmax Vertex Ultra-Light Cushion

I have been running in Darn Tough Socks for about 5 months now and so far I've had nothing but good experiences with them. In this review I'm going to...

The Coolest Cooler 2019 Review: Adventure-Ready Drinks Cooler

It's about time someone made a drinks cooler that actually looks cool. Check out what we thought about the Coolest Cooler and all its features.

Trail & Kale Classic Trail Running Trucker Hat

Trucker hats are becoming more and more popular in the trail running world, so we wanted to make sure that we were visible on the scene with our own high quality Trail & Kale trail running hat.

Darn Tough Running Socks Review: Vertex Ultra-Light Cushion

I wanted to test these particular Darn Tough running socks out on a challenging run to find out just how tough, the 'Darn Tough' namesake is and my word did I pick the right race to test them to the max...

Tabio Trailblazer Trail Running Socks Review

I love seeing brands successfully innovate on such seemingly simple products like socks, that haven't really progressed much over the years.

Inov-8 All Terrain Peak Running Cap Review

Video review of the Inov-8 cap, the 'All Terrain Peak', designed for trail running and other adventures. Visit the Trail & Kale YouTube channel for more running videos, running kit reviews and advice.

On Running Lightweight Cap 2019 Review

On Running Lightweight Cap Review - "I love to see how new technologies and innovative thinking can make something as simple as a hat, better."

Zelus Olympus Insoles Review

Review of Zelus Olympus insoles for runners - I was intrigued to see whether switching out the insoles on my running shoes would make a difference.

Petzl Reactik + Headlamp/Headtorch Review

We trained and raced with the Petzl Reactik + headtorch - which has been designed with trail and ultrarunners in mind. Read our headtorch review here.

Chilly’s Reusable Bottle – Review

Read our review of Chilly's Bottles, the reusable BPA Free Reusable bottle. Up to 24 hours Cold and 12 hours Hot. Help save our planet by reducing plastic bottle wastage.

Review – Oakley Split Jacket sunglasses for trail running

This review covers the popular, athlete's favorite eyewear, the Oakley Split Jacket sunglasses. I have been a fan of Oakley sunglasses for many years,...

Buff With UV Protection – Review

In my (somewhat large) running kit-bag, there are few items which are as versatile as a Buff - something I wear on pretty much...
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