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CKX Sidehill Zero One Piece Suit Review

I appreciate that, for the price, the CKX Sidehill Zero One Piece Suit offers a ton of built-in features that really set it apart from the competition. REVIEW OVERVIEW 7.5/10Quality of Construction9.5/10Style…

Motorfist Stomper Boa Boot Review

The Boa system is simple to use and ergonomically pleasant. With a spin of the dial you can achieve a near-perfect level of snugness to encompass your foot, and it provides a…

FXR Elevation Lite Boot Review

Falling somewhere between snowboard boots and your old Kamik felt liners, the FXR Elevation Lite Boot allows enough range of motion to attempt that “Burandt” move, while still offering some security for…

509 Allied Mono Suit Review

First up is comfort. I’ve done a lot of different activities this winter, from digging people out during my AST1 course to taking the snow kayaks out in my backyard and, of…

CKX Nieva One Piece Suit Review

At a glance, the CKX Nieva One Piece Suit looks very much like many other one-piece suits out there. BUT, it has what I’m convinced is the greatest feature I’ve ever seen…

SPOT X Review: 2-Way Satellite Messenger

Many sledders are already familiar with SPOT, which is best known for its S.O.S. personal locator device, the SPOT Gen 3. Well, the company has recently released SPOT X—a new, 2-way satellite…

Motorfist Alpha Boot Review – Long-Term Test 2018

So after a full season of riding in the Alpha Boot in Winter 2018, it's time to tell you what's good, what's bad and everything in-between, here in our long-term Motorfist Alpha…

Klim F5 Helmet Review: You Get What You Pay For…?

If you have a taste for the finer (read: more expensive) things in life—and have the bankroll to satisfy your appetite—then you're probably going to love the Klim F5 Helmet. Here's why.

Ortovox Transceiver Recall Issued for 3+ Model as Preventative Measure

An Ortovox transceiver recall has been issued for the brand’s Ortovox 3+ avalanche transceiver running version 2.1 software. All other Ortovox transceivers—and 3+ models running different software versions—are unaffected. The recall will…

SPOT X 2-Way Satellite Messenger Communication Device

Satellite communication device manufacturer, SPOT, has announced the release of a new two-way satellite messaging device called SPOT X. The product is first-and-foremost a text communications device, but it also provides key…