Sport Category

Fimbulvetr Hikr Snowshoe at werd.com

Fimbulvetr Hikr Snowshoe

Posted in Gear and Snow

Developed by ski and snowboard pros for efficient foot-powered access to the goods, Fimbulvetr stomped into the snowshoe market with a design made for serious backcountry exploration. With unibody construction using DuPont Hytrel, a lightweight, rigid but freeze-proof plastic, a solid 3-strap binding, & ice-gripping Fenris crampons, they’ll take you right where you want to go.

Zero1 VICIS at werd.com

Zero1 VICIS

Posted in Equipment and Sport

Fact is, the game of football can turn brains into oatmeal. Which makes that college scholarship much harder to utilize after graduation day. With that in mind, neurosurgeons & engineers at Vicis worked together to create a new helmet design that mitigates impact on the brain. The shell uses an omni-directional columnar structure to reduce both linear & rotational forces.

Rapha Pro Team Shadow at werd.com

Rapha Pro Team Shadow

Posted in Bike and Sport

Using a pioneering stretch-woven fabric, Rapha has developed single-layer foul weather cycling gear that sheds rain and blocks wind while allowing excess heat to escape. The race-fit Shadow jersey & Shadow bib pant have been tested & approved in all kinds of conditions by the elite riders of Team Sky.

The Original Snurfer Snow-Surfer at werd.com

The Original Snurfer Snow-Surfer

Posted in Snow and Sport

Created by engineer Sherman Poppen in 1965, the original Snurfer is the “toy” that started what we know today as snowboarding. Now, in a Poppen-approved reproduction, the original Snurfer is back, complete with the grab-rope on the nose.

BlackNet at werd.com

BlackNet

Posted in Equipment and Sport

BlackNet is the first portable basketball net that installs (and uninstalls) in just seconds, turning that hoop with the missing or neglected net into a legit basket. Made of soft, composite foam, it pops easily into the rim & back out when you’re done.

Burton x Neighborhood Throwback Snowboard at werd.com

Burton x Neighborhood Throwback Snowboard

Posted in Snow and Sport

Snowboarding has finally hit middle age and what comes with that? Nostalgia products. In collaboration with technical apparel brand Neighborhood, Burton is now offering the Throwback, a bindingless snow-surfer modeled after their original 1981 Backhill board. It features plywood construction, traction padding, and a rope handle for that old school, stand-up sledding vibe.

Garmin Forerunner 630 at werd.com

Garmin Forerunner 630

Posted in Equipment and Sport and Watches

The wi-fi enabled Forerunner 630 is the most advanced and connected runner’s watch that Garmin has ever made.  It tracks stride length, ground contact time balance, vertical ratio, lactate threshold, stress score and performance condition, plus standard metrics like pace, speed, distance, time, calories burned, and sleep. Works with ANT+HR monitors as well.

Sondors Electric Bike at werd.com

Sondors Electric Bike

Posted in Bike and Sport

The sub-500-dollar Sondors Electric Bike is set to be the most affordable E-Bike on the market. Available in both a fat tire & narrow tire model, the bike’s Li-Ion powered 350W electric motor will hit top speeds of 20MPH with a 50-mile range.

Fabric Chamber Multi-tool at werd.com

Fabric Chamber Multi-tool

Posted in Bike and Gear and Tools

Designed for on-the-fly bike repairs, this pocket-size multi-tool features 6 double-ended bits & offers 13 functions: 2mm, 2.5mm, 3mm, 4mm, 5mm, 6mm, 8mm, SL3, SL5, PH1, PH2, T10, & T25 all encased in its smooth metal case. Choose from either a fixed head or reversible ratcheting version.

Wahoo Fitness ELEMNT GPS Bike Computer at werd.com

Wahoo Fitness ELEMNT GPS Bike Computer

Posted in Bike and Sport and Tech

The ELEMNT from Wahoo Fitness is the most fully connected & easiest to use GPS bike computer on the market. It uses Bluetooth 4.0 and ANT+ dual-band technology to pair seamlessly with all your cycling sensors. It tracks speed, cadence, & power, feeding the data to a companion app for programming all your ride goals & metrics as well as instant sharing.

Wilson X Connected Basketball at werd.com

Wilson X Connected Basketball

Posted in Equipment and Sport

This smart basketball from Wilson tracks your stats. Inside, there’s a Bluetooth radio, low-power processor, and three-axis accelerometer that uses algorithms to track your baskets and bricks. Unlike other smart basketballs, the X Connected ball never needs a recharge; its battery is good for 100K shots or about 2 years of heavy use.

Electric EGX Snow Goggle at werd.com

Electric EGX Snow Goggle

Posted in Snow and Sport

It snowed already at Whistler. Colorado, too. Electric’s EGX goggles will come in handy when shredding all that El Niño pow this winter. The EGX has a frameless, cylindrical design providing an ultra-widescreen field of vision and Press-Seal technology makes swapping out lenses faster & easier than ever.

Speedo Shine by Misfit at werd.com

Speedo Shine by Misfit

Posted in Equipment and Sport

Misfit’s Speedo Shine is the world’s first activity tracker designed for swimmers. Inside the lightweight, aircraft grade aluminum case, motion-sensing algorithms track lap count and distance no matter what stroke you swim. It also works on land tracking walking, running, cycling, & sleep.