Justin Nyberg

Garmin Forerunner 110 - sport watches: Reviews

Garmin Forerunner 110 - sport watches: Reviews

Front of the PackA GPS watch without compromise. The Forerunner 110 measures distance, heart rate (with $50 strap), and real-time pace. The interface is intuitive, uploading to a computer is easy,...

Reebok Fitwatch 10M - Heart-Rate Monitors: Reviews

Reebok Fitwatch 10M - Heart-Rate Monitors: Reviews

Lose the chest strap. With a touch of the finger, the 10M takes accurate readings in four to five seconds, twice as fast as other strapless monitors. Don't look for lap features or data storage, but...

Pro-Tec Riot: Snow-Sport Helmets Review

Pro-Tec Riot: Snow-Sport Helmets Review

It doesn't get much simpler than this. The low-profile Riot has a few small air vents, fleece-lined earflaps, a molded (read sturdier) brim, and that's about it. The earflaps detach too easily. A...

The North Face Dogfish - Hydration Packs: Review

The North Face Dogfish - Hydration Packs: Review

Aerated foam backing, mesh shoulder straps, and a two-liter reservoir make this a good summer runner, but check the fit: Some testers found the straps set too far apart for their shoulders. 13 oz;...

Polar FT7 - heart-rate monitors: Reviews

Polar FT7 - heart-rate monitors: Reviews

Heart MattersA heart-rate monitor should be both intuitive and powerful. This affordable one does well on both counts, automatically telling you what heart-rate zone you should be aiming for and...

Giro Chapter: Snow-Sport Helmets Review

Giro Chapter: Snow-Sport Helmets Review

The Chapter might look like it's short on vents—just four small closable ports up top—but the inside has big circulation channels to let cool air flow around. As with the Smith, dialing in...

REI Ridgeline - Weekend Backpacks: Reviews

REI Ridgeline - Weekend Backpacks: Reviews

CLASSIC WEEKENDER If today's stripped-down packs are a little too austere for your tastes, but full-featured packs are too heavy, you'll find the Ridgeline just right. It's light...

Life-Link  Guide Shovel - Tools: Reviews

Life-Link Guide Shovel - Tools: Reviews

Big. And burly. With its roomy grip, double-pointed aluminum blade, and virtually unbendable shaft, this was our favorite shovel. 40 in extended, 29 in collapsed, 1.8 lbs; life-link.com

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