SNEWS® Product Review Testing Criteria

SNEWS® offers reviews using real people who have used products as real users in real scenarios. Opinions are just that: Opinions. We don't claim to be mechanical engineers, biomechanists or statisticians. Nevertheless, our core testing team is very skilled at conducting testing; more


Sprung for Sproing: SNEWS tests the ‘reinvention of the treadmill’

SNEWS tested what’s been dubbed the “reinvention of the treadmill” — the Sproing — at IHRSA yesterday and lived to tell the tale. Amid a sea of black and gray products in Las Vegas was Sproing's little orange booth. It was tucked away at the northeast edge of the trade show more


Product Review: Pearl Izumi Infinity Windblocking Hoody

SNEWS understands why Pearl Izumi named a product our testers recently tried out the Infinity Windblocking Hoody: This nifty little layer is infinitely versatile and provides protection from a number of weather conditions. SNEWS received this item shortly after the New Year, more

Retailers and Media Field Test Gear, Trends & Culture at Open Air Demo

Outdoor Retailer Open Air Demo (OAD), held August 1 at Jordanelle Reservoir, will bring together brands, retailers and media to experience the latest equipment across the outdoor spectrum including fly fishing, GPS/geocaching, paddlesports, SUP and trail running in the heart of more

Osprey Argon by CORDURA® Brand

Osprey has a long history with the CORDURA® brand team and is a strong supporter of CORDURA® brand fabrics. In spite of the rumor that “big packs” are a dying breed in this industry, the Argon/Xenon, with the superior 315d CORDURA® fabric, has doubled in sales compared to the more

Mystery Ranch by CORDURA® Brand

CORDURA® fabric has been my obvious fabric choice for over 30 years. From my first pack built under the Kletterworks brand in the late 70s, CORDURA® fabric has always provided the best balance of toughness, weather protection, colorfastness, and good looks. CORDURA® fabric is more

Equinox LTD by CORDURA® Brand

Equinox LTD has been using CORDURA® brand products for 21 years. In 1999 we began using Ultra Light CORDURA® fabric for its remarkable durability and its amazing lack of weight. Ultra Light CORDURA® fabric is the most resilient, weight-conscience fabric designed for the outdoors. more


Suspension training staying the course: Trends and products

This fitness fad seems to be hanging around. When bodyweight and suspension training became hot (again) a decade ago, people may have wondered whether the new lines of simple-looking straps were just another late-night infomercial craze. After all, why would consumers pay up to more

Wagner Custom Skis Flex their Muscles at Skiing Magazine Indy Test

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Timmy Dow, Momentum Media PR 617/875.5553 Wagner Custom Skis Flex their Muscles at Skiing Magazine Indy Test Made in the USA Products Shine in Annual Showdown Telluride, CO (October 24th, 2012) – Wagner Custom Skis, more