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    Best Hybrid Jackets of 2017
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    Best Mountain Biking Shorts of 2017
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  • Eddie Bauer IgniteLite Hybrid jacket

    89

    2017

    Softshell Jackets > Softshell Jackets

    Eddie Bauer IgniteLite Hybrid jacket

    The Eddie Bauer IgniteLite Hybrid jacket is a lightweight, hooded multi-season...

  • Specialized Enduro Pro

    88

    2017

    Bike

    Specialized Enduro Pro

    The Specialized Enduro Pro shorts are a downhill/enduro short built for durabi...

  • Outdoor Research Uberlayer Hooded Jacket

    86

    2017

    Insulated Jackets > Insulated Jackets

    Outdoor Research Uberlayer Hooded Jacket

    The Outdoor Research Uberlayer Hooded Jacket breathes extremely well when work...

  • La Sportiva Spectre 2.0 Boots

    86

    2017

    Skiing > Alpine Touring (AT) Ski Boots

    La Sportiva Spectre 2.0 Boots

    The La Sportiva Spectre 2.0 Boots have a 60° cuff rotation and are the lighte...

  • Brooks Pure Grit 5

    85

    2017

    Running > Trail Running Shoes

    Brooks Pure Grit 5

    The Brooks Pure Grit 5 is a mid-weight, low-profile, general purpose trail run...

  • Lowa Mountain Expert GTX Evo

    84

    2017

    Climbing Mountaineering Boots

    Lowa Mountain Expert GTX Evo

    The Lowa Mountain Expert GTX Evo is an incredibly comfortable and sound mounta...