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... +
 

Faction Dancer 3X Review: Best Women’s All-Mountain Freeride Skis?

We are pleased to work with pro alpine skier Elsa Powell-Dooley again. This time we let her loose on some new planks to...

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HH Women’s Odin Backcountry Infinity Shell Jacket Review by Pro

Looking for a great freeriding ski jacket? Then check out this HH women's Odin Backcountry Infinity Shell Jacket review by...

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Pro Skier Review of ULLR D 3 Fingers Gloves by Helly Hansen

Welcoming pro skier Elsa Powell-Dooley to the AWE365 gear review team. She is testing out a whole host of kit for us this...

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Review of Aphex Sunglasses and Customisable MTB Goggles

If you are into action sports and outdoor activities then the right eyewear ensures the best view and protects your eyes. In...

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Snowboard A-Z: Glossary of Snowboarding Terms, Lingo and Slang

Welcome to the ultimate Snowboard A-Z, your comprehensive guide to the language of the slopes! Whether you're a seasoned...

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Thule Aion Review: The ideal rugged carry-on bag tested 

Adventure travel demands luggage that's resilient and ready-for-anything. The Thule Aion review here is for a 'Carry-On...

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Review of Durango Helly Tech Waterproof Boots by Helly Hansen

Looking for some practical but styling winter boots? Then have a read of this review of Durango Helly Tech waterproof boots...

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Helly Hansen Fremont Boots review: Better winter shoes than Timberlands

Looking for better winter shoes than Timberlands? Then check out this Helly Hansen Fremont Boots review by Jamie Barrow....

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Helly Hansen Aden Winter Parka Review: Insulated Everyday Coat

As the night’s draw in and the leaves fall, it’s time to start thinking about winter coats. A jacket is pretty much all...

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Surf Suit Tips: Guide to Buying a Wetsuit for Surfing

Naturally, you’ll need a wetsuit to ensure your winter surfing sessions last longer than five minutes. But when buying a...

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Types of Money Belt: Best Travel Protection For Cash and Valuables

“No Mother, Yes Mother, I Will Mother” – This was my all-in-one, does-it-all response to her maternal words of warning...

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Fashionable Adventure Gear by Sealskinz: Can Outdoor Clothing Be Cool?

When it comes to outdoor and adventure sports, functionality often takes precedence over fashion. Historically, adventure...

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Review of Saxx Shorts: 2N1 & Comfortable Lined Swimmers

This summer I have been wearing some great two in one sport shorts and swim shorts with exceptionally comfortable liners....

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Basic Science of Surfboard Fins: Turning, Drive & Hold when Surfing

At some point in the progression of your surfing, you’ll inevitably find yourself questioning the performance of your...

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Smith Engage 2.0 Review: MTB Helmet with MIPS

Need a new lid for mountain biking? Then check out this Smith Engage 2.0 review to find out how I got on with this MTB helmet...

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We Love Luggage: But Can You Travel Without a Bag at All?

Everyone needs travel luggage, right? But it's not the most important gear you'll need travelling around the world. But can...

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Review of Smith Shift Split MAG Photochromic Cycling Sunglasses

Looking for some photochromic cycling sunglasses that change with the light? Then check out this review of Smith Shift Split...

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Gear You Can’t Live Without: 3 Essential Items to Survive in the Wild

Packing down is a skill. You’ve a floor full of plastic bags, there’s gear everywhere, the clock is ticking and you are...

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Feeling Adventurous? 4 Fragrances That Evoke Wanderlust

If you're looking to ignite your sense of adventure and wanderlust, fragrance can be a powerful tool. The connection between...

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Review of Alé Clothing for Mountain Biking: Enduro MTB Gear Test

Mountain biking is fun no matter what you wear, but with the right gear it is much more comfortable. In this review of Alé...

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Helly Hansen Women’s Hiking Gear Review: Spring/Summer 2023

Does the anticipation of sunny days have you excitedly planning hikes and dreaming of clambering up mountains? If so you’ll...

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Eco friendly adventure tips: Making action sports better for the environment

There is no denying it, travelling the world on adventures is not very green. So how do we go about making action sports...

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Best Men’s Underwear: Top Guys Underpants for Everyday Comfort

When it comes to the best men's underwear for all-day comfort, it's hard to beat the benefits of active underwear. A few...

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Freestyle vs freeride snowboarding: What is the difference?

Are you fairly new to snowboarding? You will probably have heard freestyle and freeride snowboarding mentioned quite a bit...

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