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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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Previewing the New Fitbit Flex

The Flex is a new fitness tracker from Fitbit, set to launch this month (after a bit of delay on the release date). It's billed as a wireless acti...

Spring 2013 Running Shoe Preview

Spring is on its way, so for those of you who've been hiding indoors all winter and slogging away on a treadmill, it's time to get ready to head bac...

Reebok Classics to Re-Release the DMX 10 Running Shoe

Reebok Classics has already stirred up quite a buzz with its headfirst plunge into the retro basketball sneaker market, but that's apparently not th...

adidas Introduces the Impact Camo Men's Training Collection

Robert Griffin III made a lasting impact when he stepped onto the field this past season, electrifying NFL fans with his speed and cannon arm. He le...

adidas Introduces New 'Energy Boost' Running Shoe

Three different colorways of the adidas Energy Boost running shoe You can be the fastest runner in the world, but without energy, you're not getti...

Tackle the Toughest Terrain With the Reebok ATV 19+

Have you ever run on trails and felt like you didn't have the support and traction you needed to safely navigate the variable terrain? Traditional tra...

Valentine's Day Fitness Gear Gifts From Trigger Point Performance

This Valentine's Day, take a new approach to taking care of your loved one. Instead of the usual flowers or candy, give a gift that will actually pr...

Why Barefoot Training Improves Performance

In recent years, many athletes have begun barefoot training. Previously, the thought of walking around the weight room without shoes was beyond the ...

Training Tool: SKLZ Recoil 360

The SKLZ Recoil 360 all-position resistance trainer is a great tool to help you get faster and develop power for your sport. It consists of a 46-inch ...

Check Out the New Wolf Grey/Infrared Nike Free Huarache Light

Nike's popular Free Huarache Light is now available in a wolf grey and infrared colorway. The hybrid training shoe features the retro Huarache upper...