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First Ascent Hurricane rain jacket

My First Ascent Hurricane test jacket has seen some action. Not the Nam kind, but it has been around. For this test, I used the Hurricane around 20 times in a variety of conditions. I hope this review gives you a good idea of what the Hurricane is good at, and where you might not want to use it.

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First Ascent Speed Tri Suit review

Who needs a tri suit anyway? If you’re a triathlete, you’ll know that comfort is key, especially your apparel. Your tri suit has to fit snugly enough so it won’t fall off and embarrass you as you make your swim exit, but also not be so tight that it restricts your breathing. It’s no secret that good gear makes you feel better and more athletic than ill-fitting, poorly-made apparel. First Ascent has a sizing chart, […]

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Blog Songo.info: Less than 2 weeks to the Grabouw XTERRA

Time is running out! By Steve Bryant The Grabouw XTERRA is less than two weeks away and the pressure is mounting. The cold night sweats are starting and the dreams of missing the start, or forgetting the bike leg, or losing the bike are starting. Thoughts of “am I mad?” and “what have I done?” cross my mind when I go for a 6km run and feel like I’m going to die and I haven’t […]

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