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Performance gear includes all types of products and services aimed at helping athletes improve their performance. Performance gear is constantly evolving, and it's a hot area for innovation. A steady stream of new products flows to the market, all promising to help athletes get better. Apparel [e.g., sweat-wicking fabrics, compression shorts]; shoes [e.g., basketball sneakers, baseball cleats]; training tools [e.g., speed ladders, hurdles]; and accessories [e.g., heart rate monitors, mouth guards] are just a few of the categories of gear intended to help athletes train and compete at peak levels.

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Under Armour Introduces the SpeedForm Apollo Running Shoe

In its Spring 2014 product line, Under Armour is taking its running footwear a step further with the redesigned SpeedForm Apollo running shoe, which...

9-Year-Old Girl Who Stars on Varsity Basketball Team Would School You

Jaden Newman is a 9-year-old fourth grader at Downey Christian School in Florida, who currently plays for the high school girl's varsity basketball t...

Gift Locker for the Women's Hoops Star

There she goes again, the Women's Hoops Star, up before dawn and running wind sprints on a frigid December morning. The Women's Hoops Star runs...

The All-Girl Gear Review: adidas 'Boyfriend' Training Collection

In "The All-Girl Gear Review," STACK staffers Niki, Kesha and Samantha put new workout gear to the test so you don't have to. This week's items: ...

The 5 Best Yoga Pants Features

After Lululemon recently recalled yoga pants for being too sheer, you might be asking yourself, which pants are right for me? (Check out the yoga fo...

Ski in Style: adidas by Stella McCartney Collection

Unveiled on Nov. 26, the adidas by Stella McCartney Fall/Winter collection successfully marries two often conflicting themes—style and active we...

TerraFrog Clothing Launches New Limited Edtion Winter 2013 Line

TerraFrog Clothing Corporation will launch its new Winter 2013 Sportswear Collection across North America on Oct. 15. Founded in Canada in 2007 by...

The DIY Athlete: Create an Eye Pillow to Keep Your Vision Sharp

During competition, athletes use their eyes more than they think. The unyielding concentration and constant commitment to sharp visual awareness can ...

Stay Cool, Clean and Dry with Oakley Women's Training Gear

Who knew Oakley made more than sunglasses? As you kick your summer training into full swing, get the lowdown on the Oakley Women's collection of tra...

J.Lo and Under Armour Women "Taking It Back"

Ladies, in case you haven't heard of "What's Beautiful," we're here to help. Under Armour launched a contest for female athletes to show off thei...