The “Weatherman” Foamposite model surely is a head turner! The Weatherman features the already classic foamposite upper featuring Doppler radar graphics, translucent rubber outsole, a lace-up shaft and the logo is sewed both on the tongue and the heel.
There are also 9 other models of Nike Air Foamposite One PRM available int he same product posting. Check them out and let me know int he comments which one is your favorite?
360-degrees video recording is the new black on the video recorders market!
The Bublcam, the flagship product of the Canadian startup based in Toronto Bubl, brings the new concept of 360-degrees video recording into the action cameras world – also check the Geonaute 360video camera we featured earlier.
The Bublcam is light and portable (not much bigger than a baseball) and is able to capture 14 mega pixel spherical photos and videos at 1080p at 15 fps and 720p at 30fps. The magic is in the software – the desktop software suite that comes with the camera allows you to scroll the video recording anyway you like – you can go left, right, upwards or downwards while the movie plays – save it, upload it to Youtube and share it with your friends.
The 360 camera features Wi-Fi live streaming to computers, mobiles and on the web and will soon be compatible with the main cloud storage solutions (read Dropbox and similar services).
The Bublcam is in project mode at Kickstarter and reached it’s $100,000 funding cap in the first 24 hours since the start of the campaign. At time time this article was released Bublcam already raised $310,642 CAD (that’s about $292,000 US) and still has 9 days to go! Estimated delivery May 2014.
The Snow2 goggles are designed with user experience in mind. The goggles feature an array of sensors that calculate various parameters like speed, distance, vertical drops, airtime, jump analytics, acts as GPS navigator and displays the information on the incorporated HUD (Head Up Display) which projects a 14″ image at 5ft away. Other than that, the Snow2 is able to connect to your smartphone via Bluetooth, display text messages, calls and notifications and control the music player.
Apart the cool LED technology incorporated into boot, the Nike LunarENDOR QS features as series of advanced technological features: Flywire inner lacing for dynamic glove-like fit, 3D molded spine and boot upper, customizable flex with three softness levels (park, half pipe, or backcountry), Lunarlon foam cushioning for lightweight and dynamic support and an external lace lock to keep the boot secured while riding.Available mid-december at Nike.com and local retailers.
Born from the collaboration between Poler and Nike, the Nike Poler Vapen Snowboard Boots sport a mid-flex feel perfect for both walking and riding the snow, insulated interior to keep your feet warm, waterproof exterior to assure a dry environment for your toes and Poler’s classic camouflage design on the boots tongue and interior lining combined with light and dark brown exterior shades.
Take a minute and check out the Yooner! The TLS Outdoor Yooner allows snow gliding while seated at only 20 cm above the ground. The Yooner is equipped with a shock absorber seat so you get a comfortable ride, a hand brake for those nasty moment when you see the trees approaching at high speed and, given the entire system is gliding on a ski-like system, is very easy to turn “carving” like you were skiing. Light, flexible easy to transport and offering a great maneuverability the Yooner is ski kart on steroids!
What’s you take on the Yooner? Are you ready to exchange your trusted ski and snowboard for newer unconventional gliding toys? Let’s hear you in the comments …
The gloves are weatherproof and feature a GPS tracking system which allows you to track your current position, altitude, traveled distance, duration, descent velocity and many more. They feature a little screen situated on the left hand thumb which displays all this information as well as an arrow which acts as a compass. If you take the time to set up a route the arrow on the gloves screen acts as a GPS navigation indicator and shows you the direction to the next way-point.
This can come in handy in poor visibility situations when you need to get back to the base and you want to confirm you’re on the right track!
The LunarTerra Arktoswinter men boots use several Nike’s proprietary technologies to make sure they stay light, comfortable and durable. Waterproof Stetson leather combined with Hyperfuse upper and Flywire lacing confer the boots all-weather protection, Lunarlon sockliner doubles as a midsole for cushioned comfort while the Nike All-Trac outsole technology assures durability and winter snow and ice traction
First we had skis, then snowboards, then we got splitboards and snowblades and who know what else!
So what’s your take? What’s the future for snow riding? Are the old guys (read ski and snowboard) still going to run the business in a couple of years? Or new comers will take their place in our hearts on the mountain slopes?
As if there were not enough ways available to ride the mountains, today we’ll check another cool kind of snow board – the Dual Boards. Essentially what we have here is a snowboard cut in two. Two boards halves (one for each leg) allow the snowboarder to perform an incredible number of tricks, they help easy commute on plain terrain between slopes and smaller storage space when the boards are not in use.
Suunto’s Ambit series are targeted to outdoors sports lovers. The wristwatch computers features a wide array of specs being able to support you in virtually any situation. We have full GPS integration for tracking and route navigation, track elevation, barometer, chronograph, pedometer, odometer, altimeter, thermometer, digital compass, water and sock resistance, storm alerts and full access to the Suunto Apps Store where you can download dedicated sports apps – also check the Suunto Core models we featured a while ago.
The Suunto Ambit series is available in three main versions: Suunto Ambit conceived for outdoors explorers, Suunto Ambit2 targeted to explorers and athletes and Suunto Ambit2 S build mainly for athletes (this model also includes a HRM – Heart Rate Monitor belt). Each of the three models comes in a handful of flavors featuring various color combinations and functions specific to it’s target audience.