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“The season” is upon us and our wheels are in non-stop motion right now. We’re spending pretty much every weekend on the road. The last one started out with a Spectrum event at Kenco in Kingston, NY. It wrapped up with a video shoot in the Delaware Water Gap.
“Dude, ziplines for work! You have won.” [...]
A dispatch from the field. Our friend Trauma dropped us a line to let us know what he’s getting into this Spring. Looks good to us:
Pepper and I are gearing up again! We are getting excited to get back outside after a weather roller-coaster winter. It started off great but the ups and downs started [...]
Wow, we’ve been blogging for that long? It’s fun to flip through the archives.
This past weekend, Princeton Tec joined Alpine Shop for this year’s installment of their Spring Swap. Alpine Shop describes Spring Swap as “a combination of a consignment sale, our Spring Pre-Season Sale and our Winter Clearance, all wrapped up into one big event.” Besides the chance to upgrade to new gear and make sure your [...]
Eric Grossman described this 100K race as having “huge withering climbs, brilliant wide-open vistas, plenty of brutal technical terrain but also miles of free running.” Sounds hardcore and beautiful.
Eric’s feedback on the PTEC Apex Rechargeable Headlamp he use for Hellgate: “I found swapping out the rechargeable battery packs very quick and easy. In fact there [...]
You think running is hard? Try doing a 5k in hot weather while wearing a Bomb Suit. Here are some photos from the run to raise funds for Wounded EOD Warrior Foundation. They offer no questions asked grants to families of EOD personnel who have been hurt or injured on active duty. PTEC is proud [...]
Beneath The Sea (the dive show on our home turf) just happened, marking the official beginning of our dive season. The focus of that show was new packs and newish lights. We’re talking Tropic Pack, Reef Pack and Nav Pack. We revamped out pack lineup to: 1. showcase our newest dive light technology and 2. simplify [...]
“The color combonation i used on the headlamp is based on my future expectations, I plan on atending NC State University and their colors are red and black. I also plan to enlist in college Marine Corps ROTC, curently i am in Marine Corps JROTC.”
It’s always cool to see everybody’s Spectrum [...]
Canoecopia is a regional show focusing on paddle sports. (Naturally.) I don’t really paddle these days, but I have spent enough summers on the Delaware River to have something to talk about with a lot of the folks at the show. I met plenty of people who were content with class 1 and class 2 [...]
In case you notice anything strange, we are a little bit out of sorts today. Please excuse us for anything out of the ordinary. Everybody is here at HQ, yes. But our normal office space is being renovated so none of us are in our usual spots. Phone extensions may be a little mixed up, but we’re all up and [...]