ACC, Running. ACC Running Club: an interview with club founder & Altitude Sports Buyer Simon Pelletier-Marcotte. Posted on Categories CityTags , Leave a comment on ACC Running Club: an interview with club founder & Altitude Sports Buyer Simon Pelletier-Marcotte

ACC Running Club: an interview with club founder & Altitude Sports Buyer Simon Pelletier-Marcotte

We at Altitude Sports are all-season runners – but spring and summer are when we hit the streets in numbers. Our new ACC club welcomes any runner, no matter your level. This year we’ll be involved in the sponsorship of running events, holding product testing clinics across Quebec, and showing up almost any place where … Read the article

Adidas, Arc’teryx, Brooks, Hoka One One, Running, Salomon, Saucony. Top 5 Running Shoes. Posted on Categories Footwear·OutdoorsTags , , , , , , Leave a comment on Top 5 Running Shoes

Top 5 Running Shoes

Ready for your daily jogging routine? The beauty of running is that it is a particularly accessible sport. It can be practiced anywhere, anytime, and with minimal equipment. In fact, the only thing that is really important to consider is the pair of shoes that you will be wearing. Finding a good pair is essential, … Read the article

Arc’teryx, Inov-8, Running, Salomon, Saucony. Top 5 Gore-Tex® Running Shoes. Posted on Categories FootwearTags , , , , Leave a comment on Top 5 Gore-Tex® Running Shoes

Top 5 Gore-Tex® Running Shoes

Take your running routine to the next level rain or shine in one of our top Gore-Tex® running shoes. With the right apparel  footwear, you can say goodbye to boring indoor routines on the treadmill and tackle the wet weather with confidence. Arc’teryx Norvan VT GTX Tackle slush, mud and rain in the Norvna VT … Read the article

Arc’teryx, CEP Compression, Ciele, Craft, Icebreaker, Outdoor Research, Running, Salomon, Saucony, SAXX Underwear, Smartwool, The North Face. How to Dress For a Run in the Rain. Posted on Categories Apparel·Footwear·OutdoorsTags , , , , , , , , , , , Leave a comment on How to Dress For a Run in the Rain

How to Dress For a Run in the Rain

You can’t control the weather but you can control the way you dress so when the forecast calls for rain, gear up and head out for that run anyway in waterproof running gear. With all the latest technologies, it’s easy to get out and enjoy the outdoors even when the weather may be a little less enjoyable. Because running … Read the article

Anon, Arc’teryx, atlas, Black Diamond, Castelli, Craft, CW-X Conditioning Wear, fat biking, Garneau, Gore Bike Wear, Gregory, ice climbing, Jetboil, Merrell, Mountain Hardwear, Norrona, Oakley, Patagonia, Running, Saucony, Ski & Snowboard, Smartwool, snowshoes, SUGOi, winter camping, winter running. The Ultimate Guide to Your Favourite Winter Activities. Posted on Categories Apparel·Equipment·Footwear·OutdoorsTags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , Leave a comment on The Ultimate Guide to Your Favourite Winter Activities

The Ultimate Guide to Your Favourite Winter Activities

For some winter is a dreaded season filled with frigid temperatures, grey skies and lack of colour but for others, this is a season of fun and excitement! If you are a winter lover, you already know what greatness the season has to offer and most likely spend your days enjoying all of the following … Read the article

Hillsound, Icebreaker, Petzl, Running, Salomon. How to Winterize Your Running Routine. Posted on Categories Apparel·Buying Guides·Equipment·FootwearTags , , , , Leave a comment on How to Winterize Your Running Routine

How to Winterize Your Running Routine

I love to run. I find it relaxing and challenging at the same time, a way to clear my head and provide me with a break from my regular routine on the bike. I try to do it all year round, but I live in Eastern Canada, and running outside in the winter in Eastern … Read the article

Hiking & Trekking, Running, Ski & Snowboard, The North Face. What is FuseForm Technology?. Posted on Categories Apparel·OutdoorsTags , , , 2 Comments on What is FuseForm Technology?

What is FuseForm Technology?

FuseForm is a technology that was developed in the recent years by The North Face. Their objective? Design outdoor products as light as possible without compromising strength or durability. To do this, The North Face was not afraid to innovate and return to the very basis of textiles. Unlike traditional technical outerwear, these specific products … Read the article

FuelBelt, Running. FuelBelt H20 2 Bottle Belt Reviewed. Posted on Categories EquipmentTags , Leave a comment on FuelBelt H20 2 Bottle Belt Reviewed

FuelBelt H20 2 Bottle Belt Reviewed

Staying hydrating while running is a priority for all runners. The choices are twofold, you carry water or you stash it somewhere along your route. Personally, I like the flexibility of carrying my water and find it somewhat comforting. A few years ago, I used to carry my 2L CamelBack on every long run and … Read the article

Black Diamond, Buff, Castelli, Fjällräven, Hillsound, Icebreaker, Norrona, Petzl, Running, Saucony, Smartwool, The North Face. Top 7 Essential Winter Running Accessories. Posted on Categories Apparel·EquipmentTags , , , , , , , , , , , Leave a comment on Top 7 Essential Winter Running Accessories

Top 7 Essential Winter Running Accessories

Winter running can be a challenge not just because of the cold and conditions but knowing how to be prepared. When you run close to home, it’s easy enough to turn back if you’ve forgotten something or the weather is truly unbearable. If you’re a runner that likes to take your routines to new, distant locations, … Read the article

Arc’teryx, Black Diamond, Burton, Hiking & Trekking, Norrona, Outdoor Research, Patagonia, Running, Ski & Snowboard, The North Face. The Ultimate Guide to GORE-TEX®. Posted on Categories Apparel·Equipment·FootwearTags , , , , , , , , , Leave a comment on The Ultimate Guide to GORE-TEX®

The Ultimate Guide to GORE-TEX®

Often times when you think of waterproof outerwear and gear, GORE-TEX® is the first thing that comes to mind but what is it and why is it so prominent in our minds when we think of waterproofing? GORE-TEX® has made a name for itself within the outdoor industry and even in the fashion world too. … Read the article

Hiking & Trekking, Mountain Hardwear, Running, Ski & Snowboard. The Ultimate Dry.Q™ Guide. Posted on Categories ApparelTags , , , Leave a comment on The Ultimate Dry.Q™ Guide

The Ultimate Dry.Q™ Guide

When it comes to staying dry while enjoying your favourite activities in the outdoors no matter what the weather is, Mountain Hardwear has found the secret. While GORE-TEX® is one of the most common and renowned waterproof membranes found within the outdoor industry, there are many others that although often lost in the shuffle, perform remarkably. … Read the article

Arc’teryx, Biking & Cycling, Camping, Running. Arc’teryx Men’s Phasic Sun Hoody Reviewed. Posted on Categories ApparelTags , , , 2 Comments on Arc’teryx Men’s Phasic Sun Hoody Reviewed

Arc’teryx Men’s Phasic Sun Hoody Reviewed

Arc’Teryx is no stranger to producing high-quality goods that just simply, work. The Phasic Sun Hoody has quickly become a staple for any of my adventure’s and it still remains that understated but stylish Arc’Teryx allure. I’ve always been a fan of Arc’Teryx equipment, mainly because it is a no-fuss, easy cleaning and durable no matter … Read the article