Doug Gantenbein

Author's Bio

Doug Gantenbein is Outside's Gear Guy. You can follow him on twitter @outsidegearguy.

What Are the Best Beginner Kayaks?

The right kayak will help you to tackle your paddling goals, whether it's flatwater, whitewater, or sea-kayaking. So what beginner boat should you buy? Outside's Gear Guy, Doug Gantenbein, has the answer.

The Best Beginner Kayaks: Whitewater

The right kayak will help you to tackle your paddling goals, whether it's flatwater, whitewater, or sea-kayaking. So what beginner boat should you buy? Outside's Gear Guy, Doug Gantenbein, has the answer.

Running Recovery Tools: Prevention

Running can take a toll on your body. So what can you use to speed recovery and support your training? Outside's Gear Guy, Doug Gantenbein, has your answer.

Running Recovery Tools: Post-Run Support

Running can take a toll on your body. So what can you use to speed recovery and support your training? Outside's Gear Guy, Doug Gantenbein, has your answer.

Running Recovery Tools: Treat Yourself

Running can take a toll on your body. So what can you use to speed recovery and support your training? Outside's Gear Guy, Doug Gantenbein, has your answer.

What Will Help Me Recover From a Run?

Running can take a toll on your body. So what can you use to speed recovery and support your training? Outside's Gear Guy, Doug Gantenbein, has your answer.

The Best Hydration Pack: Distance Running

Which are best hydration packs for specific activities, such as mountain biking, running marathons, or a weekend hike? Outside's Gear Guy, Doug Gantenbein, has the answer.

The Best Hydration Pack: Mountain Biking

Which are best hydration packs for specific activities, such as mountain biking, running marathons, or a weekend hike? Outside's Gear Guy, Doug Gantenbein, has the answer.

The Best Hydration Pack: Hiking

Which are best hydration packs for specific activities, such as mountain biking, running marathons, or a weekend hike? Outside's Gear Guy, Doug Gantenbein, has the answer.

What's the Best Hydration Pack for My Sport?

Which are best hydration packs for specific activities, such as mountain biking, running marathons, or a weekend hike? Outside's Gear Guy, Doug Gantenbein, has the answer.

Should I Replace My Bike Helmet?

Sweat, sun, and just plain age can damage the integrity of your bike helmet. How can you take care of your lid? Is it time for a change? If so, what should you buy that will hold up over time? Outside's Gear Guy, Doug Gantenbein, has the answer.