The Best Vest For Every Trail Run
Vests for every occasion.
2019 Trail Running Kit From Patagonia
Patagonia is reinvigorating their trail-running line.
First Look: Hydrolight Shorts and Tank by Ultimate Direction
The new line by UD is all it's cracked up to be.
First Look: VaporAiress 2.0 Hydration Pack by Nathan
One of the latest by Nathan.
First Look: Orange Mud Gear Vest Pro
Orange Mud has recently come out with a new hydration pack and it's versatile, rugged and custom fitting.
Vest In Show
Trail Runner's top hydration-vest picks for your 2019 racing kit. From barely noticeable to full of features, there is a vest for every type of race.
First Look: ADV Skin 8 Women’s Specific Hydration Vest by Salomon
Women's-specific design, tons of useful pockets, customizable fasteners and, did we mention women's-specific design?
Trail Tested: Salomon S/Lab Ultra Set 5
Salomon S/Lab Ultra Set 5 has received the highest marks from our reviewers of nearly any racing vest this fall. Roomy, accessible, light, comfortable.
First Look: Arc’teryx Norvan 14 Trail Running Vest
The Norvan 14 hydration vest is great for long adventures or for athletes who need to carry a lot of gear. Despite being high volume, it allows the runner to actually... run!
Trail Tested: Spring Energy Gels
Spring energy uses natural ingredients and digest more easily than other gels, making it a legitimate mid-run energy booster.
2019 Trail Running Kit From PatagoniaOne of the brands that continues to lead the charge for sustainability in the outdoor industry, Patagonia works to protect the places we love. Some of Patagonia’s initiatives include grant … Continue reading "2019 Trail Running Kit From Patagonia"
Hydrolight Shorts and Tank by Ultimate DirectionHydrolight Shorts Price: $85 Weight: 5.1 ounces Best Features: Great quality, no-bounce bottle pockets, no chafing. Room for Improvement: It could use a small, secure pocket for a key. Ultimate … Continue reading "First Look: Hydrolight Shorts and Tank by Ultimate Direction"
VaporAiress 2.0 Hydration Pack by NathanNathan VaporAiress 7L 2.0 Price: $150 Weight w/o bladder: 8.3 ounces Weight w/bladder: 12.2 ounces Best features: Fit and stability Room for improvement: Lack of breathability While this may not … Continue reading "First Look: VaporAiress 2.0 Hydration Pack by Nathan"
Orange Mud Gear Vest ProOrange Mud Gear Vest Pro Weight: 11.4 oz Sizing: 25″ to 54″ chest / one size fits all Bladder compatible: Yes Whistle: Yes Best feature: Bladder Velcro lock MSRP: $130 … Continue reading "First Look: Orange Mud Gear Vest Pro"
Vest In ShowIt’s time to welcome the racing hydration vest to the cool-kids club. Long gone are the days of Jerry rigging with cut-up strips of wetsuit, rubber bands and shoe goo. … Continue reading "Vest In Show"
ADV Skin 8 Women’s Specific Hydration Vest by SalomonADV Skin 8 Hydration Vest Weight: 10.8 ounces Volume: 8 liters Bladder compatible: Yes Best Features: Well designed, tons of storage, customizable tension, comfortable. Room for Improvement: Slightly heavy. The women’s Advanced … Continue reading "First Look: ADV Skin 8 Women’s Specific Hydration Vest by Salomon"
Salomon S/Lab Ultra Set 5Salomon S/Lab Ultra Set 5 Weight: 123 Grams/4.34 Ounces Price: $155 Fit: True to size Max Storage Volume: 5L Best Features: Excellent material stretch, tons of front pocket storage, every storage … Continue reading "Trail Tested: Salomon S/Lab Ultra Set 5"
Arc’teryx Norvan 14 Trail Running VestArc’teryx Norvan 14 Price: $200 Weight: 0.256 kg / 9 oz (pack only) Volume: 12 L The Arc’teryx Norvan 14 is a high-volume, weather-resistant trail-running vest. What stands out about the Norvan 14 … Continue reading "First Look: Arc’teryx Norvan 14 Trail Running Vest"
Spring Energy GelsSpring Energy Gels Price: $30 for 12 gels Spring Energy seemed to recently pop on the scene by storm. All at once, runners everywhere swore by the nutrition brand. I’ve tried … Continue reading "Trail Tested: Spring Energy Gels"
Aquamira Water TreatmentAquamira Water Treatment Price: $15 Weight: 1 oz. Aquamira chlorine-dioxide water treatment is a tried-and-true system: it is light, small, packable, tasteless and effective. The system consists of two dropper … Continue reading "First Look: Aquamira Water Treatment"