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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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The Customizable New TRX Pro, Tested

The TRX might be one of the best fitness tools money can buy. It's simple, it's safe and, most importantly, it's effective. If you've used a TRX...

Is Your Fitness Tracker Doing More Harm Than Good? New Study Says Yes

Fitness trackers have taken over. The innocuous bracelets and watches that track everything from steps taken to calories burned were all but invisi...

Oregon to Wear Super Dope 'Webfoots' Throwback Uniforms to Celebrate Undefeated 1916 Season

The University of Oregon isn't having what you'd call a "good" football season. They dropped to 2-3 after a 51-34 defeat at the hands of Washingto...

UFC Heavyweight Champion Stipe Miocic's 5 Things To Do in Cleveland

Stipe Miocic is the UFC heavyweight champion but he's also a blue collar guy from Euclid, Ohio, just east of Cleveland. He works as a firefighter and ...

The New Must-Have Compression Shorts for Leg Day

I've never had a problem with compression shorts. I've worn products from several brands, and they all seemed to do the job. So when Ammo Athletic ...

Rob Gronkowski's New Nike Training Shoes Look Fit for a Beast

I often suspect that Rob Gronkowski is really an 11-year-old kid trapped inside a 6-foot-6, 265-pound 27-year-old body. His new Nike training sho...

Oregon Ducks to Debut Very Lit 'Once a Duck' Uniforms on Saturday

The Oregon Ducks football team's billion uniform combinations are always fire, but their latest threads, which make them look like actual ducks, could...

J.J. Watt And Friends Ask 'What Are You Hunting?' In Latest Reebok Commercial

J.J. Watt and the Houston Texans face off against the New England Patriots tonight in the third installment of the NFL's Thursday Night Football serie...

New Eastbay App Helps Athletes Upgrade Their Style

All of the best gear for athletes is now at their fingertips with the launch of the new Eastbay App. Available from both the App Store and the Google...

PHOTOS: NFL Unveils 'Color Rush' Uniforms for All 32 Teams

If you didn't get a chance to see your favorite NFL team rock a Nike "Color Rush" uniform last season, you're in luck. The NFL has announced that ...

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