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Live It And Give It: Apparel & Accessories

Published on 11/26/2014

Softshell | Hardshell | Insulated Jacket

The right apparel transforms – or saves – the day.  From gritty to city and everywhere in between, Active Junky tested out different styles that bear consideration for wearing or giving.

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After Hours: Skiing Under the Radar with Trew Gear and Electric

Published on 11/26/2014

It’s rare that companies bring street style to the snow and do it well. Trew Gear and Electric break the mold, adding urban style to the equation without sacrificing powder day performance. From the streets of snow-cloaked cities to the sun-soaked sidecountry of your favorite resort, this head-to-toe kit can hang. Active Junky originally handpicked this gear based on styling alone, admiring the low-profile designs and dark hues. Upon further testing, it became clear that these fashionable pieces do indeed camouflage the everyday performance that hardcore skiers require. 

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A Month of Mediocrity: My Failed Yoga Challenge

Published on 11/25/2014

Spurred by a “$30 for 30 days” deal at a studio across the street from the office, I compulsively challenged myself to attend a yoga class every day for a month straight. Today, I share with you the profound personal insight that stemmed from my cosmic failure.

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Live It And Give It: Gifts For Kids

Published on 11/25/2014

Kaleidoscope | Bocce | Chameleon Goggles

Connecting young children to their environment is a huge part of parenting. Active Junky’s found three products to turn developing minds into sponges soaking up our amazing world.

 
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Buyer's Guide: Insulated Midlayers

Published on 11/24/2014

Image via Columbia Sportswear

The past five years have seen a flurry of insulation materials, from high-loft down to Polartec Alpha and other mad scientist textiles.  At the same time, the objectives of midlayers have changed dramatically to deliver benefits well beyond suburban fashion and grade-school bundle-ups for kids; innovative designs and textiles lead the way to other applications.

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Interval Training: Workout #3 with Mountain Man JF Plouffe

Published on 11/23/2014

Interval training is like highly alcoholic mouthwash: it burns so you know it’s working. For the third and final installment of JF Plouffe’s Mountain Ready Workout, the Helly Hansen ambassador takes you through two different interval-training exercises. Whether you power up a flight of stairs or do sprints at the track, a short rest follows high-intensity output. Repeat your customized intervals for eight minutes and you’ll be on your way to getting in shape for this ski season.

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Scarpa Freedom SL: "World's Most Versatile Ski Boot"

Published on 11/21/2014

Scarpa claims the Freedom SL is the “world’s most versatile ski boot.” With big mountain maniac (and prolific product designer) Chris Davenport at the R&D helm, Scarpa’s on to something. This downhill boot unlocks and flexes for backcountry ascents; without compromising sheer precision on high-speed plunges. Skin track or boot pack, icy couloir or powder bowl, the Freedom SL unleashes performance. Want proof? Watch Dav carve and rip through myriad conditions; all comers yield to SL’s innovative carbon-fiber frame and 120 flex rating. Looking for more of Dav’s gear? The Active Junky 2015 Winter Gear Guide profiles Dav, his gear, exclusive deals and head-to-toe discounts. Get over $100 cash back on the Scarpa Freedom SL, enough to gorge the heli-skiing piggy bank.

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Sealskinz: Turning Your Cold Weather Life Inside Out

Published on 11/21/2014

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For those who walk the dog, ski a trail or reach high into the mountains, the idea of getting cold can stop you in your tracks.  Whether wind, rain, snow or simply dropping temperatures wait outside, here’s the insiders’ way to stay active; no matter the weather.

“Start on the inside,” says David Jesson, Sealskinz Global Marketing Director.  “Understand what your body needs to reclaim your outside life – even in marginal or changing conditions.”  The company’s exploration of cold weather comfort began 100 ago years when John Logie Baird invented a waterproof sock for British troops mired in Great War trenches.

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Live It And Give It: Ultimate Gifts

Published on 11/20/2014

Sandals | Camera Case | Alpaca Baselayer

Whether you’re traveling the world or firing up the fry pan at home, Active Junky puts the best under your tree and on your plate this season.

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Safety First: 3 Backcountry Lessons From Guidebook Author Fritz Sperry

Published on 11/20/2014

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With 10-15 inches expected in Colorado from Saturday to Tuesday, Fritz Sperry is out to make your day.  Author and publisher, his Giterdun Guides school skiers and riders on where to skin and drop in, starting in Colorado.  Active Junky asked Fritz what three lessons he’s learned in the process.

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