STACK's Fall 2014 Gear Guide

Gear up for fall with the best new shoes, apparel and bags for athletes.

You just entered a new grade. Time to upgrade your look with gear for training—and for chillin'.

Backpacks

Backpacks

(Backpacks listed left to right, top to bottom)

Puma Outlier

Compact and efficient. Stows your tablet and other essentials. Also available in black.
$50, puma.com

Puma CityBlock Rucksack Peacoat

A super-stylish cross between a tote-bag and a backpack
$70, puma.com

ASICS Ultimate Stash

The perfect pack for workout warriors. A wet/dry pack lets you quarantine sweat-soaked gym clothes.
$70, asics.com

ASICS Tough Enough

Padded laptop protection and mesh bottle holders are handy.
$72, asics.com

Puma Varial Packpack

Another compact and cool Puma pack. Has more storage space than you expect.
$45, puma.com

Training Shoes

New Balance Minimus 00

New Balance Minimus 00

With a low profile and zero-drop construction, the double-zero can meet any training demand.
$90, newbalance.com

ASICS Gel-Fortius TR

ASICS Gel-Fortius TR

A flat build lets you feel the ground and a rubber toe cap protects you if you accidentally kick a weight.
$90, asics.com

ASICS Gel-Intensity 3

ASICS Gel-Intensity 3

Supportive enough to let you cover lots of miles in comfort, but lightweight enough for weight room use.
$110, asics.com

New Balance Fresh Foam 980

New Balance Fresh Foam 980

Has a breathable no-stitch upper to prevent blisters and a flexible foam midsole for a comfy ride.
$110, newbalance.com

Reebok ZJET Men's Running Shoe

Reebok ZJET Men's Running Shoe

Looks like a tank, rides much smoother. The air channel underfoot provides serious protection.
$130, finishline.com

Reebok ZQUICK Electrify

Reebok ZQuick Electrify

A juiced-up outsole, inspired by sports car tires, provides excellent traction in not-so-good weather.
$85, reebok.com

Puma FAAS 600 v2

Puma FAAS 600 v2

Offers good protection from the road without a lot of weight for the regular runner.
$100, puma.com

Puma Mobium Elite SPEED

Puma Mobium Elite SPEED

An elastic Mobium band forms an infinity symbol on the sole, mimicking the tendons in your foot.
$120, puma.com

Jordan Flight Flex Trainer

Jordan Flight Flex Trainer

Jordan Brand's trainer is fast, flexible and lightweight, with Flywire that locks down your foot.
$100,  jordan.com

Running Jackets

New Balance Hi Visibility Beacon

New Balance Hi Visibility Beacon

Running in the evening or early morning? Wear this eye-catching and reflective outer layer.
$175, newbalance.com

ASICS Fuji Packable Jacket

ASICS Fuji Packable Jacket

Be ready for unpredictable weather with this ultra-light, ultra-compact jacket from ASICS.
$110, asics.com 

New Balance Classic Jacket

New Balance Classic Jacket

Stay warm after workouts with a look that never goes out of style.
$70, newbalance.com

Nike KD Accelerate Hero Full-Zip

Nike KD Accelerate Hero Full Zip

KD's hoodie is lightweight, comfy and made specifically for ballers (i.e., tall and skinny types).
$90, nike.com

Nike Colorblock Men's Track Jacket

Nike Colorblock Men's Track Jacket

Delivers today's comfort with 90s-era flair, and has hidden pockets for stowing stuff.
$70, nike.com

Sneakers

Warrior Coxswain

Warrior Coxswain

An all-conditions shoe for lax players and enthusiasts.
$65, warrior.com

Reebok The Blast

Reebok The Blast

Last seen when Nick Van Exel was making phonies look silly, the Blast triumphantly returns.
$120, reebok.com

Puma GV Special Exotic

Puma GV Special Exotic

"GV" stands for Guillermo Vilas, an Argentinian tennis pro who ruled courts in the 1970s.
$85, puma.com

Reebok Blacktop Battleground

Reebok Blacktop Battleground

Possibly the loudest, proudest, most in-your-face throwback yet. Can you handle this much awesome?
$125, reebok.com

New Balance 373

New Balance 373

Stylishly casual and uber-comfortable, this classic shoe will still look good 10 years for now.
$63, newbalance.com

Nike Air Jordan 1 KO High OG

Nike Air Jordan 1 KO High OG

Will retros ever stop being cool? No. This blue-and-black Jordan 1 is a must-have.
$140, jordan.com

Apparel

ASICS Reversible Short Sleeve and All Sport Short 11"

ASICS Reversible Short Sleeve

Reversible Short-Sleeve Shirt: Two looks from one top with a cool polyester-blend fabric.
$46, asics.com

All Sport Short 11": Breathable and long but not baggy, with comfy pockets.
$45, asicsamerica.com

New Balance Cross Run Short Sleeve and Shorts

New Balance Cross Run

 

Cross Run Short Sleeve Shirt: Features keep-you-seen reflective strips on the sleeves.
$32, newbalance.com

Cross Run Shorts: Stay light and loose even after you work up a sweat.
$30, newbalance.com

Nike LeBron Summit

Nike LeBron Summit

This sleeveless takes you back to when the King was just a kid in Akron.
$35, nike.com

ASICS Urban Run Tee

ASICS Urban Run Tee

Has a special three-fabric blend that looks sweet and feels good.
$34, asics.com

Reebok Blacktop Tee

Reebok Blacktop Tee

A slick tee that pays homage to street art and street ball.
$25, reebok.com

Puma Archives Fashion Tee

Puma Archives Fashion Tee

The print is snakeskin and tartan, combined to form amazingness.
$30, puma.com

ASICS All Sport Stripe

ASICS All Sport Stripe

Thumbholes provide extra warmth—and make you feel like a ninja.
$40, asics.com


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