The Benefits Of An Active Lifestyle

In case you needed reminding, there are incredible benefits to living an active lifestyle. According to the Mayo Clinic, there are in fact seven benefits no matter your age or physical abilities. No. 1: Exercise Controls Weight Exercise can help prevent excess weight gain or help maintain weight loss. You don’t need to set aside

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Longboard Dancing

Dancing on a Longboard? Longboards have emerged across the world as a collaborative skating movement. It’s great way to ride to class, to the bus, and involves a variety of disciplines. A discipline that taps into the roots of surfing is called dancing. Dancing is the integration of walking and spinning moves much like the

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Wake Surfing 101

Wake surfing is often done on inland water where there is no current. The rider is pulled behind a motorboat which creates a wake the surfer can ride. One word of caution: NEVER RIDE BEHIND THE MOTOR! The wake divides the water into two section and you can choose which side of the wake to

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Wingfly Suit

What’s scarier than plummeting thousands of feet? Doing it next to a jagged cliff with little room for error. Wingsuit Flying is the rapidly growing extreme sport in which a person wears a “wingsuit”, i.e. a suit with fabric between limbs, to create extra lift in the fall. Most wingsuit jumpers choose to use a

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Smart Clothing: Exosuits

The use of new and exciting technology is changing the way in which we interact with the human body. In the past, the development of machinery integrated with the human body, aka an exoskeleton systems, was usually unwieldy and bulky. The initial prototypes were developed by the military for the purpose of easing tasks for

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Amazing Outdoor Photos

Have you ever seen a photo that made you rethink why you are stuck in your office, sitting in an uncomfortable chair and drinking your sixth cup of coffee? We ran across some amazing outdoor photos that will have you packing your bags or at least thinking about packing your bags for an adventure of

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River Surfing

Surfing in the most traditional sense is done on the open ocean. There is a subset of surfers who take their passion inland. River surfing originated sometime in the 1950s and involves surfing on standing waves (consistent and stable waves in a river caused by a constriction in the river) or tidal bores (high tides

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Hoverboards

The future is now. Google Glasses, Skype, FaceTime, 3-D Printing all would astound our ancestors, and to some degree, still astound us. Technology that was previously only dreamt of or was scarcely available is now being released to the general consumer with diminishing costs at increasingly rapid speed. For example, several tech companies have begun

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