The Popticals team arrives at the OR Show!

Popticals at The Outdoor Retailer Summer Market 2014

The Popticals team loaded our customized “tricked-out” Jeep Wrangler and headed to Salt Lake City for the ultimate outdoors lovers’ event, Summer Outdoor Retailer. This trade show is the premiere destination to demo and debut the best and most innovate equipment for sports enthusiasts – that’s exactly why we set out to make a splash for Popticals, the world’s first …

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Spartan Race

NBC Sports Partners with Spartan Races For Multi-Year Coverage

On the heels of our last post for obstacle race training tips comes the news that Spartan Race has partnered with NBC Sports! The alliance between the sports news broadcaster and the legendary obstacle race was announced this morning via NBC Sports press release. Starting next Tuesday, NBCSN will broadcast a series of Spartan Races: NBC Sports Group’s coverage will …

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What are polarized lenses

What Are Polarized Sunglasses?

Sunglasses come in many shapes, sizes, and varieties. And when it comes to sports sunglasses, we’ve come to expect that all the best sunglasses have polarized lenses. But what are polarized sunglasses? As we’ve written about before, UV400 protection or protection against the sun’s ultraviolet rays is a fairly well understood and expected feature, but what about polarization? Polarized lenses …

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UV panorama

Why Your Athletic Sunglasses Should Have UV400 Protection

Sunglasses come in many shapes, sizes, and varieties. And when it comes to sports sunglasses, only the best optic design and technology can keep up with the demands needed to protect and enhance your vision for sports. There are several components that play a part in sports sunglasses: protective UV filters, glare-eliminating polarized lenses, and comfortable, secure fitting wrap-around design. …

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Train like an Olympic Athlete

Train Like An Olympic Athlete

The 2014 Sochi Olympics are a wrap! We all couldn’t make it to Sochi to see the events live, and only the best of the best make it into the games. But that doesn’t mean you can’t train like an Olympic athlete this winter to keep your workout interesting and keep yourself in shape. Here are a few exercises that …

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