The new Men’s Traction Chuka by The North Face is designed to deliver the ultimate in warmth and casual comfort. The shoe is inspired by the insulated base camp footwear worn by mountaineers at rest.
The Nike Lava Dunk Premium is more like a hybrid than a true hiker. Still if you’re not wandering around in total wilderness but still need a rugged shoe to get you through the lighter trails, than this Nike Sportswear release might do you good.
The Nike ACG Lava Dunk High, a spinoff of the original and iconic Dunk High, already debuted last year as part of the Athletics Far East collection. This year it will make its return in two colorways consisting of a white/green and a beige/royal blue version
Trail Run Magazine is an online magazine in pd format covering all things trail running in Australia and New Zealand. The first issue is up for you to download and enjoy the 78 pages full of articles, stories, products and good photography as well
The Tor des Géants (Tour of Giants) is the first and only race to combine long distance with the individual style of runners: the organisation does not impose any compulsory stages, and the winner will be the runner
Instead of only sponsoring professional athletes, one sports company is planning to officially sponsor real people. Thirty cyclists of any age, ability or riding style will be chosen to become the new faces of the brand, receiving an official Giant Sponsorship package consisting of a contract, brand new bike and cycling gear. Great initiative by Giant Australia and hopefully followed soon by other sections in the world as well. Read more about this real riders sponsorships by Giant at firtsoffthebike.com.
The Salomon S-Lab Fellcross is a lightweight shoe that is low to the ground, quick drying, and built with killer tread that digs deep for increased traction on softer ground. The S-Lab Fellcross is a minimum neutral trail shoe
Trek Bicycle and renowned illustrator Hydro74 have teamed up to create a Spartacus-themed aesthetic appearing on the Trek Madone 6.9 SSL and Speed Concept 9.9 to be ridden by LEOPARD TREK’s Fabian Cancellara in this year’s Tour de France. Known throughout the cycling world as “Spartacus” for his gladiatorial physique and warrior mentality, Cancellara will compete on both bikes throughout the entire race. The paint scheme will soon be available for order Friday, July 1 through Trek’s Project One custom bike program.
A new style from Adidas, the Fourteener is a hiking boot inspired shoe, made from premium suede. Combining outdoor styling with a trainer aesthetic the Fourteener is another great modern addition to Adidas’ Vintage range.
The Magma was originally inspired by a 1978 expedition by two men who set out to climb K-2, the second highest mountain in the world after Mount Everest. The climbers wanted something more lightweight to make them move faster so they decided to return to base camp wearing Nike LDV runningshoes.
In a previous post on the New Balance H710 hiking boot we saw a grey suede and black leather version. New versions have been added to the line up, such as the lightbrow and dark grey ones.