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Inspired By The Cycling Needs Of NYC, The Merge Is A Compact And Nimble Ride

The streets of New York City are packed with cars and pedestrians. The crowds and traffic make it difficult for cyclists and urban commuters to navigate the city. This difficulty was the inspiration behind the Merge--a compact and nimble utility bike.

This New Site Is A Basketball Coach's Dream

Most basketball coaches don't make their living from their coaching wages (some don't even get wages), so it's often difficult to handle the responsibilities of coaching on top of job, family and day to day activities. helps basketball coaches plan and organize their practices, which allows them to not only be more efficient coaches, but gives them more time during the day.

Comparing Two Weight Loss Apps: Lose It! and MyFitnessPal

If past years are any indication, losing weight is probably the most popular New Year's resolution. To improve our (collective) chances of success this time around, we can utilize the power of technology to make our goals a reality. Two popular apps aim to help, but which is the better-designed product?

The Camping Doughnut Is An "Effortless" Alternative To The Traditional Tent

Sometimes the biggest hassle with camping is setting up the tent--figuring out which rod goes in what sleeve and all that fuss. If you have a tent with multiple rooms, you may as well get out the Advil for your inevitable headache. The Camping Doughnut design is out to put an end to the stress of setting up a tent.

Safe, Stylish Innovation for Cyclists: High-Visibility Reflective Garb

A new line of stylish and functional garments with reflective design is the latest from English fashion designer, Sara Henrichs. Read on to learn more about how the modern cyclist and runner can be safer riding at night.

Use The Power Of The Wind To Get Your Skateboard Or Kayak Going

Wind energy can be used for a number of things--providing electricity, moving boats, playing a melody on chimes, etc. With the Super Skate Sail and Super Kayak Sail, you can harness the wind to move your board or vessel.

Banned By The USGA, The Hook And Slice Golf Balls Significantly Improve Your Drive

A slice is the most common "oops" shot of amateur golfers. A hook shot will also land you deep in the rough or a hazard. With the Hook and Slice Golf Balls from Polara, you can improve your chances of driving the straight using a tried and true method...cheating.

Nitro Rail Is The World's First Dragster Bike

In the market for a novelty bike? Want to get noticed as you cruise down the boardwalk? The Nitro Rail may just be the bike for you. The equivalent of a "pimped out" car, the Nitro Rail is the world's first dragster-style street bike.

The Compact Core Exerciser Mimics Horseback Riding And Strengthens Your Core

Riding a horse requires leg and core strength, and the more you ride, the more your legs and core get stronger. The Compact Core Exerciser mimics the movements involved in riding a horse, and so it strengthens your legs and core.

Is Skydiving On Your Bucket List? You May Want To Try Indoor Skydiving

If skydiving is on your bucket list or if it's something you'd like to try, but your risk aversion is too great to overcome, you may want to try indoor skydiving. iFly is an indoor skydiving facility, and they have locations all over the country.