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Splitsticks – snowboard and ski gear

if you are a true-blooded adventure seeker, then snowboarding down a mainstream resort-style alps is the last thing you ever wanted and that said, you and buds will probably be seeking out more challenging peaks where a long hike is inevitable – cos’ ski lifts are never there and they will never be, else it would be yet another typical resort, wouldn’t it? anyway, instead of switching from a hike skis to a snowboard and having to lug one of the either in the process, why not grab a set of the Splitsticks? so what the heck is a Splitsticks anyway? it is a splitboarding system that let you split up the board half Continue reading Splitsticks – snowboard and ski gear

SOUL Usain Bolt’s Run Free In-Ear Headphones

SOUL Usain Bolt's Run Free In-Ear Headphones
not content with collaborating with just a NFL player, SOUL Electronics has teamed up with Olympic gold medal winner, Usain Bolt to create a customizable in-ear headphones designed specifically for runners. so you must be pondering: ‘what a track and field dude has to do with anything remotely audiophile?’ well, for starter, the SOUL Usain Bolt’s Run Free In-Ear Headphones, as it is called, is the result of the input from the “world’s fastest man” in respect to what would make the idea audio earphones for runners. it’s natural, ain’t it? you have to hear from the horses’ mouth in order know what’s in it. Continue reading SOUL Usain Bolt’s Run Free In-Ear Headphones

TaylorMade R1 Driver

in this day and age, we expect flexibility in everything we use – right down to our golf clubs. no? we bet you would love to have that adjustability so that can save yourself the head-scratching process when buying a golfing essential such as the driver. just ask yourself how many times have you knock yourself out trying to figure out what loft gives you the best shot on the fairway? unless you a pro golfer, our guess is, pretty much all the time. the TaylorMade R1 Driver is here to take that guess work out when purchasing a driver. Continue reading TaylorMade R1 Driver

POC Receptor BUG Communication

POC Receptor BUG Communication White
POC Receptor BUG Communication | 2,200 SEK | www.pocsports.com

honestly speaking, we are not totally agreeable in blasting tunes into your sound hole while hitting the half pipe or anything of sort but for whatever reason you felt to do so, we thought it is logical to do as safely as possible such as wearing one of these POC Receptor BUG Communication helmet. so what so special about this head protector? apart from some of the features of the usual Receptor such as ventilated double-shell system, EPS liner, the BUG Communication is equipped with a neck roll with integrated headphones with remote and microphone Continue reading POC Receptor BUG Communication

Nike VR-S Covert Fairway Woods

Nike VR-S Covert Fairway Woods
Nike VR-S Covert Fairway Woods | from US$199.99 | www.nikegolf.com

before Nike took a dip into the golfing arena, golf clubs and the associated accessories were never a fashion statement and so, in retrospect, we could say that Nike Golf was a game changer. since then, golf clubs are not only functional but also an object of beauty and the latest Nike VR-S Covert Fairway Woods are no exceptions. boosting the world’s first High Speed Cavity Back fairway woods that conform to USGA and R&A Rules, the VR-S Covert Fairway Woods feature three proprietary technology platforms from the Swoosh company Continue reading Nike VR-S Covert Fairway Woods

JayBird BlueBuds X

JayBird BlueBuds X
JayBird BlueBuds X | US$169.95 | www.jaybirdgear.com

audio purists would steer clear of Bluetooth audio, regardless of whether they are headphones or speakers, for their perceived ‘less than ideal’ sound quality. however, the new JayBird BlueBuds X is set to change that perception with the incorporation of SHIFT premium Bluetooth audio. so what exactly SHIFT does to help? traditionally, audio is compressed on your Bluetooth media device end, send over the air and ‘unpacked’ by the Bluetooth headphones which though effective, result is certain losses. Continue reading JayBird BlueBuds X

Klipsch Image A5i Sport In-Ear Headphones

Klipsch Image A5i Sport In-Ear Headphones
Klipsch Image A5i Sport In-Ear Headphones | US$129.99 | www.klipsch.com

despite the improvement in Bluetooth wireless technology, some still opt for wired solution for the ‘true sound’ or for others, mainly due to the fact that their media players are not Bluetooth-equipped. whatever the reason is, this pair of upcoming sport buds from audiophile equipment maker Klipsch takes on the conventional wired route, could be worthy of your consideration. the Klipsch Image A5i Sport In-Ear Headphones sticks true to its purpose as a sport earbuds with features such as a moisture and sweat resistant construction Continue reading Klipsch Image A5i Sport In-Ear Headphones

Misfit Shine

Misfit Shine
Misfit Shine | from US$79.99 | www.misfitwearables.com

chances are, most of us do not have Bruce Wayne-level of wealth to afford a loyal sidekick like Alfred Pennyworth who can help in tracking our daily activities like how far we have walked, swim or pedaled. even if you had a 24-7 butler, he couldn’t possibly stick to you 24/7 and this is where the Misfit Shine will fill in that void and leaves Alfred time to clean up the ridiculously huge house of yours. anyway, Shine is a basically a wireless physical activity tracker that barely the size of a U.S. quarter and weighs less than two of them. Continue reading Misfit Shine

TaylorMade RocketBladez Irons

TaylorMade RocketBladez Irons
TaylorMade RocketBladez Irons | from US$799.99 | www.taylormadegolf.com

when TaylorMade CEO Mark King said their newest clubs, RocketBladez “is the biggest iron innovation to date”, it is a bold claim but they certainly have the clubs to back that up. so if you are slipping on your game even when you have the fundamentals right, then perhaps the RocketBladez’s high launching, long, straight and quick-stopping performance could give you a boost. drawing inspiration from its RocketBallz fairway woods and Rescue clubs, the RocketBladez features high-strength steel with improved inverted Cone design Continue reading TaylorMade RocketBladez Irons

Nike Method Core Weighted Putter

Nike Method Core Weighted Putter MC11W
Nike Method Core Weighted Putter | US$169.00 | www.nikegolf.com

putting is perhaps the most delicate part of a game of golf and it’s obvious, your basics and judgment have a lot to do in determining the result of your shot which is a department where we can’t help but what we can do is to recommend a good measured putter such the Nike Method Core Weighted Putter to help things a little. do not belittle this seemingly regular looking putter cos’ there are a lot of putting science that goes into it to help deliver stable and confidence putts. some of the features include fixed weights on the heel and sole that offers proper weighting by putter length Continue reading Nike Method Core Weighted Putter