Gear

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.

Latest in Gear

Improve Your Fitness Knowledge With 5 Educational Fitness Podcasts

Living a healthy lifestyle goes far deeper than just hitting the gym and eating well. If you're an athlete, coach, trainer or someone who prioritizes...

By: Justin Ochoa

Tips for Buying Your First Set of Bicycle Racing Wheels

The cyclist's journey can be charted through the evolution of his equipment. As a child, your trusty steed was the big wheel. From there, you...

By: Chris Thornham

DIY Sandbag for Convenient Training

You probably know that sandbags can serve as a great training tool for any athlete regardless of the sport he or she plays. What you may not know is...

By: Roger Lockridge

adidas Outdoor Terrex Gear for Trail Running

Ready to take your training outside for the summer? First step: Get outside and go for a run! Well, wait. First step: Get dressed, then go ou...

By: Jon Bobel

Do Step Counters Really Work?

It seems like a new type of fitness tracker or step counter hits the market every day. With all the major tech companies jumping into the fray, we h...

By: Andy Haley