Kevin Kennedy

Rome United - Snowboard Bindings: Reviews

Rome United - Snowboard Bindings: Reviews

By using different materials in different parts of the binding, EVA padding in the baseplate and gel-infused ankle straps, the United pulls off a nifty trick: It's soft enough to take the sting out...

Thule Ranger - Car Racks: Reviews

Thule Ranger - Car Racks: Reviews

Tired of storing a rooftop box that hogs garage space like a boat? This soft-sided carrier manages a vanishing act when not in use, thanks to a hybrid design that employs individual molded supports....

Lib Tech Skate Banana 156 - Snowboards: Reviews

Lib Tech Skate Banana 156 - Snowboards: Reviews

REBEL DESIGNLib Tech has abandoned traditional geometry and camber design to create a new rocker shape. The result? The Skate Banana has tremendous edge hold and is controlled directly under your...

Bakoda Light Speed - Daypack: Reviews

Bakoda Light Speed - Daypack: Reviews

FEATHERWEIGHTAt just two pounds, the Light Speed makes good on its name while delivering ample space (915 cubic inches) for a day of sidecountry stashes and booter building. Plus, it withstood a...

Burton Fix - Snowboards: Reviews

Burton Fix - Snowboards: Reviews

LAP THE PARKThe Fix's reinforced edges are designed specifically to stand up to wear and tear in the park, while its soft flex allows for easy spins and takeoffs. The Fix also features Burton's new...

Yakima HighRoller - Car Racks: Reviews

Yakima HighRoller - Car Racks: Reviews

The HighRoller's universal attachment accommodates all wheel sizes from a 29-inch downhiller to Junior's 20-inch Huffy. Bonus: The tire clamp eliminates contact with your bike's frame, preventing...

Burton X8 160 - Snowboards: Reviews

Burton X8 160 - Snowboards: Reviews

ULTRA-RESPONSIVEIn the X8, Burton brings the baseless binding back—with major improvements. Thanks to a cushioned platform, you get the main benefit (incredible feel) without the usual drawback...

Gnu Altered Genetics - Snowboards: Reviews

Gnu Altered Genetics - Snowboards: Reviews

1. The AG is one highly engineered board, but all that technology disappears when you hop on it, and this directional twin-shape was our favorite all-mountain board. 2. Heavily reverse-cambered...

Thule SlipStream - Car Racks: Reviews

Thule SlipStream - Car Racks: Reviews

Sure, you can manhandle your 17-foot sea kayak onto the roof and ding your car in the process—or you can load it effortlessly and dent-free with the SlipStream. It incorporates a roof-long base-...

Forum John Jackson Pro - Snowboards: Reviews

Forum John Jackson Pro - Snowboards: Reviews

HIGH FLYERLike the Tahoe-based hucker for whom it's named, this one is all about the park. The Jackson Pro's true-twin shape and easy swing weight allow for solid spins and switch riding. "Superstiff...

Yakima FarOut - Car Racks: Reviews

Yakima FarOut - Car Racks: Reviews

From car to curb to camp, this seven-cubic-foot soft-sided carrier does it all. With integrated straps and a nonabrasive quilted bottom, it attaches securely to side rails or crossbars. Tuck-away...

VonZipper Feenom - Goggles: Reviews

VonZipper Feenom - Goggles: Reviews

It's true: Testers were first attracted to the Feenom simply because they look hot. But we also loved their ultra-wide peripheral vision and anti-fog vents. vonzipper.com

K2 Ø - Snowboards: Reviews

K2 Ø - Snowboards: Reviews

FAST AND LIGHTHailed as the lightest snowboard on the market, this all-mountain model's superior float in the soft stuff made it a tester favorite. But lightness doesn't equal weakness. Thanks to a...

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