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  • Oakley Flight Deck XM with Prizm Torch Irid Lens

    86

    2017

    Skiing > Ski Goggles

    Oakley Flight Deck XM with Prizm Torch Irid Lens

    The Oakley Flight Deck XM is one of the larger "medium-sized" goggles with rim...

  • Arbor Clovis

    92

    2017

    Snowboarding > Snowboards

    Arbor Clovis

    The Arbor Clovis is built for serious riders who like going fast and taking ch...

  • Dynafit Meteorite

    90

    2017

    Ski Jackets > Skiing

    Dynafit Meteorite

    Dynafit’s Meteorite is a super-light, synthetic insulated jacket with 2-laye...

  • Hinderer XM-18 3.5” Flipper – Slicer Grind (Gen 4)

    99

    2017

    Hiking & Camping > Knives

    Hinderer XM-18 3.5” Flipper – Slicer Grind (Gen 4)

    This fourth generation XM-18 3.5” Flipper is the flagship hand-built midtech...

  • New Balance Fresh Foam Zante v3

    91

    2017

    Running > Running Shoes

    New Balance Fresh Foam Zante v3

    The New Balance Fresh Foam Zante v3 is a lightweight neutral low-profile train...

  • Nike Zoom Vomero 12

    92

    2017

    Running > Running Shoes

    Nike Zoom Vomero 12

    The Nike Zoom Vomero 12 is a responsive everyday trainer offering a cushioned ...