Posts Categorized: Gear news

Have Zenbivy Solved the Hybrid Sleeping Bag Problem?

Jan 11 | Simon

Have Zenbivy Solved the Hybrid Sleeping Bag Problem? Zenbivy may have solved the problem of getting a good night’s sleep on the trail with their new hybrid sleeping bag. When you’re on a multi-day trek

Happy Holidays from Gear Exposure

Dec 30 | Simon

Happy Holidays from Gear Exposure! From all the team here at Gear Exposure, we want to wish you very happy holidays and all the best for 2021. I’m sure 2020 is a year that we

Omni-Heat Black Dot wins Popular Science Award

Dec 24 | Simon

Omni-Heat Black Dot wins Popular Science Award Columbia Sportswear’s patent pending new “thermal shield” Omni-Heat Black Dot, has just won a Popular Science Award. Launched in October by the Oregon based outdoor brand, it acts

JayBird Vista – Earbuds Made for Trail Runners

Dec 16 | Simon

Earbuds made for trail runners? Could it be that there is finally a workable solution? Running and Music are two of my greatest loves. They’re not always the easiest things to pair though! Choose a

Christmas Socks to be Dead Grateful for…

Dec 14 | Simon

Perhaps it’s old age, but I now find myself genuinely excited about receiving a pair of socks for Christmas! At least I can when they’re a pair of really good hiking socks. A great pair

Salewa Smartphone Insulator with Recco Reflector

Dec 9 | Simon

The new Smartphone Insulator with Recco Reflector from German mountaineering brand Salewa will keep your phone warm, and you safe! We’ve all been there: You wake up in your tent on a frosty morning, reach

New Metolius Crash Pad Couch

Dec 7 | Simon

New from Metolius, the Crash Pad Couch will turn your bouldering mat into an outdoor sofa! We’re big fans of outdoor gear, but this doesn’t mean that we believe more if better. On the contrary,

PrimaLoft P.U.R.E. insulation reduces CO2 by 48%

Dec 3 | Simon

PrimaLoft are the latest performance textile manufacturer to further improve the sustainability of their manufacturing process. The company have already been using “PCR” (Post-consumer recycled content) in their products since 2007, long before the recent

Turn Your Car into a Camper with the Luno 2.0

Nov 30 | Simon

Turn Your Car into a Camper with the Luno 2.0 With the new Luno Air Mattress 2.0 you can quickly and (relatively) cheaply turn your car in to a camper. Whether you’re doing full on

New NexTex Particle Screen Facemask for Athletes

Nov 25 | Simon

NexTex, developer of technical fabrics for sport such as TurboDry, have just released a Facemask for Athletes. The facemask is made using a new fabric technology called Particle Screen which promises to offer extra comfort