Gear of the Year

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With haulers this featured and well designed, you’ll be ready for anything

Shades that’ll make you, and the scenery, stand out

Bike design is evolving so you can go farther and faster

Kicks for getting faster, from race day to recovery jog

This season's best boards charge hard, but they're a blast at all speeds

Fast tint shifts, seamless lens changes, and better antifog technology mean you can focus on your line

Speed demons, air addicts, and powder hounds, meet your matches

Coats for every adventure, from sunny singletrack to frigid summits

Versatile lids that keep your noggin safe, inbounds and out

Faster splits and higher summits are just around the corner

Shades for charging hard and aprèsing harder

It's a strange time in the world of bicycles. That's one reason we chose two favorite road rigs: one for pavement and one for gravel.

Superior lodgings for weekend jaunts and extended outings

Comfortable, technical, light—sleep systems for every season

Kicks to keep feet fresh no matter what your mileage

Shades that’ll protect your eyes and turn heads

Versatile bags to withstand your wildest journeys

Trail machines are more versatile than ever

Kicks to sustain your toughest blacktop efforts

Our testers loved how playful Revel's Rascal was and how it provided confidence in any terrain

Turns out performance and eco-friendliness can play nice together

State-of-the-art protection, minus that clamped-down feeling

Finally, a winter hauler that hits the sweet spot

Spry and responsive foul-weather trainers for road and trail

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