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Winter Layering 101

Start with the three-layer principle: up top, you'll want a form-fitting baselayer, a warm-breathable midlayer, and waterproof outerwear. Beyond that, things get a bit more detailed.

Yes, Shoelaces Are Still a Thing

Forget Velcro. Scratch Boas. Throw out your ratchets and buckles. The latest, greatest in performance cycling cleats is…wait for it…shoelaces.

Your Mud-Ready Fall Outfit

Fall. The time of brilliant foliage, crisp days—and mud. Thankfully, there's plenty of gear that can withstand the muck.

Buy a Tesla, Save a Cyclist

We all know road biking is dangerous. But thanks to advances in robotic car technology, we're approaching a day when there are no more fatalities on the road.

GoPro's Game-Changing New App

One of the most overlooked aspects of GoPro’s recent Hero 4 launch was the release of version 2.5 of the company’s free Studio editing suite.

Your Personal Aquatic Transformer

The Kormaran combines a monohull, catamaran, trimaran, and sun-bathing platform in a single sleek, carbon-fiber package.

This Hiking Boot Can Do Anything

We make difficult footwear decisions every time we travel, particularly when day hikes are on the itinerary.

Disc Brakes Live Up to the Hype

We have been riding both the Pinarello Dogma 65.1 Hydro, equipped with TRP Hy/Rd brakes, and the Specialized S-Works Roubaix SL4 Red Disc, with Avid BB7 Road SL mechanical discs, for over nine...

Avy Bags Are Here to Stay

It's time to add another must-have piece of safety gear for most backcountry travelers: an airbag. The giant inflatable balloons that deploy from backpacks have proven their worth time and again....