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What's the Best Après Ski Gear?

On stormy days, powder days, and bluebird days, the right ski gear helps you leave it all on the mountain. Afterwards, you want an equally savvy system to maximize comfort and optimize your apres...

Specialized Diverge: The Ideal Winter Training Rig

Whereas many of the adventure road bikes hitting the market at the moment are one-off models, often in the budget range, Specialized is debuting the Diverge as a full line of bicycles, including...

What Fitness Gear Can I Pack in My Carry-On?

The average American will gain between one to two pounds during the holiday season. But the average American doesn’t have these six weight-busting, calorie-burning fitness essentials in his carry-on. So turn that stuffing into strength this weekend and return home fitter than when you left.

Will These Pedals Make You Faster?

The new Nikola XPS road pedal is said to make you faster by using an axle with 25mm of lateral float to recruit leg muscles often neglected in cycling.

The Next Big Thing in Wool? Bison Down

Up to now, Rambouillet sheep raised in the Rocky Mountain West have been the stars of the American-made wool movement. But softer, warmer bison down is poised to take over.

This Coffee Machine Is Indestructible

If coffee is the nectar of the gods, then this is Thor's coffeemaker. Launched on Kickstarter last week, the OXX Coffeeboxx is the coffee machine for the accident prone.