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Three Top Running Products

Three Top Running Products

Don’t wait until temps climb before churning across, around and above your favorite terrain, from street to dotted line on a topo map.

Five Reasons to Trail Run

Five Reasons to Trail Run

Five reasons why you, along with other adrenaline seeking, outdoor lovers, have reason to consider the humble (but not so primitive) trail running shoe this season.

Road Cycling Mental Tips

Road Cycling Mental Tips

Active Junky’s got three tips to inject into your noggin’ today for season-long success.

Road Cycling Maintenance Tips

Road Cycling Maintenance Tips

These five pointers from Active Junky will make returning to the road easier and safer no matter what your riding goals for this year.

Best On-Water Sun Tips

Best On-Water Sun Tips

A little sun warms body and soul.  Too much, at the wrong time, turns a coastal or water-borne outing into a sizzle-fest.

What Works: Active Nutrition

What Works: Active Nutrition

Goos and gummies—some live by ‘em, some can’t stand ‘em. It’s all about finding what works for you.

What is Skimo?

What is Skimo?

Skimo—the best time you’ll have being miserable on skis. 

6 Personal Performance Monitors

6 Personal Performance Monitors

For athletes aiming for speed, endurance and sport-specific power, there’s a big world of personal technology to explore.  Active Junky jumps in with several noteworthy additions to the category.

5 Reasons to do an Xterra Triathlon

5 Reasons to do an Xterra Triathlon

 Swim through open water, mountain bike over technical singletrack, trail run through rolling hills—sounds dreamy, doesn’t it?

10 Amazing Fitness Retreats

10 Amazing Fitness Retreats

These ten retreats – from mellow surf outposts to adventure-oriented spas – will leave you rejuvenated and rested

3 Best Fall Leggings

3 Best Fall Leggings

As the seasons shift, we’re ruminating on a few of our favorite fall things: changing leaves, steaming cinnamon-infused drinks and, of course, leggings.

Hydration Supplements: Tested in the Desert

Hydration Supplements: Tested in the Desert

On a 4-day bikepacking trip on the Kokopelli Trail from Fruita, CO to Moab, UT, a pair of Active Junky testers constantly loaded their water bottles and CamelBak bladders with hydration supplements. These were a few of their favorites:

Inside a Pro Cyclist’s Mind

Inside a Pro Cyclist’s Mind

Garnered from personal interviews with pro riders, post-race quotes and team websites, these five questions spin through cyclists’ minds as fast as they pedal.