The comfortable walking component of the boot sliding into the rigid open chassis

Featured Gear: Apex Ski Boots

Last week, Popticals inventor David Porter was skiing at the world renown Vail Ski Resort in Vail, Colorado. After the first two days of walking around in bulky ski boots, he spotted someone in a comfortable pair of boots strapping right into a chassis on their skis. An hour later, David was the proud owner of a pair of Apex …

Centriphone Prototype

The Making of Centriphone

If you’ve been on the internet recently, you may have seen an incredible rotating video of a man skiing. It looked a little like this: The creator Nicolas Vuignier had an idea: swing a camera around himself to create a “bullet time” effect. Sounds simple right? Not so much. His first cardboard test housing for his camera proved the concept …


New Compact & Innovative Gear at Outdoor Retailer Winter 2016

It’s no secret: we love compact, innovative gear. Every year, we walk the show floor of the Outdoor Retailer Winter Show in Salt Lake City searching for things we haven’t seen before. We love any gear that’s innovative, smartly designed, and focused on being portable (we also have a thing for lime green). Here’s what we found at this year’s …

Candide Thovex - One of Those Days 3

Candide Thovex is at it Again – One of Those Days 3

French skiier, filmmaker and professional troublemaker Candide Thovex is back to bring you more of the most incredible (and insane) freestyle skiing you’ve ever seen. In this latest installment, Thovex steals a horse, evades authorities and jumps over a… well, we won’t ruin it for you. Just watch and be amazed. And if you haven’t already, check out One of …

Popticals at the PGA Show

Popticals Sunglasses at the 2016 PGA Merchandise Show

We were blown away by the incredible response to our sunglasses at the PGA Merchandise Show in Orlando Florida! Golf pros, retailers, and fellow exhibitors all loved the unique portability of Popticals and can’t wait to try them on the course. Everyone saw the advantage of having sports sunglasses that they could conveniently clip on to their golf bag or …

Popticals RZR

The Popticals RZR

We are proud to introduce The Popticals 2016 RZR 1000! This RZR 1000 has been tricked out with help from our friends at St. Louis Powersports to be the ultimate off-road machine. We built this small but larger-than-life RZR for adventure and as the vehicular incarnation of “Pack Small. Live Big.” Right now the RZR is traveling around the country …