Adventure sports gear articles

If you get properly into any action sport you are likely to become a bit of a gear geek. Most of us like talking about the equipment almost as much as we like using it! So us AWE365 gear geeks decided an outdoor activity equipment blog that is full of adventure sports gear articles needed to be written. A big part of this is reviews of gear we use. Now we don't feel that a shallow 'it... +
 

Helly Hansen Elevation Infinity Shell 2.0 Trousers review: Eco ski pants

Are you looking for some eco ski pants for freeride, ski touring and time on the piste? Then read this Helly Hansen Elevation...

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Review of Vango Aether Air 450XL: Large eco-friendly inflatable tent for 4

Looking for a large eco-friendly inflatable tent for 4 people? Want a tent that is easy to erect, with darkened bedrooms that...

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Why buy Chatham shoes for sailing, hiking and outdoor activities?

With more than three decades of shoe making experience, a desire to create ideal footwear for nautical experiences and...

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Helly Hansen Elevation Infinity Shell review: Eco-friendly ski jacket

Are you environmentally conscious? Want to make responsible purchases for your outdoor gear? Well, if you are in the market...

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Introducing the Vango Earth Collection: Eco-friendly camping gear

Going camping has the potential to be one of the sustainable holidays there is. And that’s never been truer thanks to the...

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Hiking gear tips: Guide to buying a torch for trekking

If there's one piece of trekking equipment you'll really kick yourself for not packing, it's your torch. One of the best...

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Choosing Summer trekking shorts for men: Montane shorts range reviewed

I’ve previously spent little time thinking about what I’m wearing on my legs. Choosing summer trekking shorts for men...

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Choosing merino accessories: merino is more than a base layer

Merino is most commonly known and used as a base layer, however the fabric lends itself well to many things. Options when...

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Helly Hansen ULLR RS30 backpack review: Ski daypack for freeride

Are you looking for a ski daypack for freeride adventures, touring, splitboarding and backcountry skiing and snowboarding?...

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Adventure travel packing list: Backpacking clothing tips

Are you setting off on the journey of a lifetime and looking for backpacking clothing tips? Then what you need is our...

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Merino gear reviewed: Why choose merino for outdoor activities?

Once upon a time we only had natural fibres… fast forward to today and maybe it’s now all about synthetic materials?...

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Sports sunglasses for different activities: What colour lens should you buy?

Ever wondered what colour lens should you buy for your next sunnies? Well in this guide to sports sunglasses for different...

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Buying pricey jackets for skiing: Is expensive ski gear worth the cost?

I recently replied to a post on Facebook asking is expensive ski gear worth the cost? People seemed to like my detailed...

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Review of H1 Pro Lifa base layers: Helly Hansen seamless thermals

I have been testing outdoor gear for many years and this is the first time I have produced a his and hers article. My wife...

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17 New Zealand trekking gear tips: What to take hiking in NZ?

Planning to hit the trail but want to know what to take hiking in NZ? Whether you are out on a day hike or a multi day trek...

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Guide to paraglider harness fitting: 5 tips for paragliding comfort

Take a seat and get comfortable, my high-flying friend. It’s time to talk about, well, taking a seat and getting...

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Loom Footwear: Versatile waterproof trainers for travel and adventure

Are you on the hunt for some versatile waterproof trainers for travel and adventure? Then spend 5 minutes reading this...

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Review of Falke Socks: Ergonomic sport socks for trekking and running

Looking for some ergonomic sport socks for trekking and running? I would guess probably not as ergonomic is not a term often...

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Outdoor gear storage tips: How to store sports equipment

Having good quality equipment is essential for enjoying outdoor activities and adventure holidays. Unfortunately, many lovers...

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Ultimate skiers Christmas list 2021: What to buy a skier this winter

We don't tend to jump on the Christmas bandwagon very often. But having missed a season we are over keen and thought 'what...

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Interview with Rory Atton from dewerstone: Eco friendly clothing brand

Are you are keen to shop with an eco friendly clothing brand? Want to buy clothing from someone that actually does some good...

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Introducing Exogun: Portable percussive therapy, massage and recovery

If you do action sports from time to time you will hit the deck, over stretch or push your body too hard. To aid your...

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Best windproof jackets for Summer: Top 5 windbreaker coats

They come in many guises, but the simple windproof - some call them a windbreaker - is an essential piece of outdoor gear....

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Buying a windproof: The most essential piece of Summer outdoor gear?

If there’s one item of outdoor gear that gets little love, but earns its place at the top of your rucksack, it’s the...

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