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Continuation of our favorite female Olympic moments... 6. Jackie Joyner-Kersee can teach us all a lesson in perservance in the face of discouragement. After barely losing the gold at 1984, she was able to come back in the 1998 games and take home the gold in the heptathlon and long... Continue reading
Posted Aug 10, 2012 at PlanetGear.com Blog
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Olympic fever is the current world-wide epidemic and needless to say, we've been hit. I love reminiesing about the past glorious moments that our country experienced in the Olympics, so I gathered together some clips and photos of PlanetGear.com's favorite past Female Olympic moments. 1. America was in love with... Continue reading
Posted Aug 8, 2012 at PlanetGear.com Blog
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We ventured off to the Ladies Pamperfest Challenge in July. The race started at 8 am in Snowbasin Ski Resort and finished in Midway, UT. We spent the day running the exchange 3 aid station. It was a real pleasure to have women of all shapes, sizes and ages inspire... Continue reading
Posted Aug 6, 2012 at PlanetGear.com Blog
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Summer is perfect for visiting national parks. Cache National forest has the extrememly fun adventure of the Minnetonka Cave to explore. Caves are my passion and I hope I live long enough to explore them all! Share your love and passions on our blog. Email photos and stories to info@planetgear.com Continue reading
Posted Jul 17, 2012 at PlanetGear.com Blog
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Two weekends ago, we were able to go to the Bear Lake Century Ride! If you haven't wandered over to Bear Lake in Utah and Idaho, then you are missing out. It is not only a gorgeous short 2 hours away from Salt Lake City, but it has so many... Continue reading
Posted Jul 10, 2012 at PlanetGear.com Blog
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Health Benefits of Slacklining: 1. Improves balance, which helps with Safety in every day movements and sports activites. Reduced risk of incorrect joint weightbearing, less joint problems Reduced risk to injury 2. Improves posture, which helps with Co-ordination and strength that increases the general state of health Strengthen core and... Continue reading
Posted May 29, 2012 at PlanetGear.com Blog
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Here is a collection of delicious recipes to quench your summer thirst. Try them and enjoy! Dumb Hints: Add alcholol to make it into a cocktail. Freeze to make it a popsicle. Click on the images to get the original source. Continue reading
Posted May 28, 2012 at PlanetGear.com Blog
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Where to wear it: Perfect for lounging resort wear, parties, and even as a cover-up for your swimsuit. What to wear with it: Sandals and earrings or dress it up with heels and a statment necklace Where to wear it: Perfect for morning hikes, dawn or dust walks on the... Continue reading
Posted May 22, 2012 at PlanetGear.com Blog
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With all the activities, summer can really take a toll on your skin and hair. I collected a few DIY recipies to help with all the damage from your crazy fun lives! Even though, making these might seem "girly," I think it would hurt for both guys and girls to... Continue reading
Posted May 21, 2012 at PlanetGear.com Blog
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Sofibella's apparel are designed to be slimming, help you keep your cool, and LOOK CUTE. Sofibella is a second skin for your active lifestyle. Fashion meets technology in this high-end active wear line that features an anti-bacterial shield and protection from the sun. A percentage of every sale of Sofibella... Continue reading
Posted May 15, 2012 at PlanetGear.com Blog
Posted May 11, 2012 at PlanetGear.com Blog
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We are huge fans of the Dirty Dash so of course we would LOVE their new race, the Color Me Rad 5k. Color runs are the "new" trending idea in fun runs; this is the race's first year. They didn't come up with the idea of throwing chalk at people... Continue reading
Posted May 9, 2012 at PlanetGear.com Blog
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*Please Do Not Stare at Images for a Long Period of Time* I love Po Campo. I actually bought one in the fall (our last sale with them). They are functional enough to strap on and take on a bike ride (or to put on a stoller, hold your yoga... Continue reading
Posted May 8, 2012 at PlanetGear.com Blog
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(Get more of this fine young thang here) Whenever I brought a boy home to meet my family, the first words out of my Dad's mouth when the guy left was "Where did you find THAT guy?!" The words meant a world of difference based on the intonation of his... Continue reading
Posted May 7, 2012 at PlanetGear.com Blog
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Simpel started with a couple of friends and an idea to put a modern twist on the classic 80s slap band. In addition to making wrists your new favorite body part, they also think it’s good to try and make the world a better place. As part of that, they... Continue reading
Posted May 2, 2012 at PlanetGear.com Blog
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photo credits to our friend Bridget. One thing my all experience can tell me for sure- WINTER will come again! Although that seemed only half true this warm year, we still put in some days of carving powder. I'm looking foreward to a new season of sports--paddleboards, mountain bikes, races!... Continue reading
Posted Apr 25, 2012 at PlanetGear.com Blog
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Megan, a PG member from Hawaii, gladly recommends stand-up paddleboarding as an enjoyable exercise for core strengthening and balance. Paddleboarding is a ton of fun and also offers you a FANTASTIC full-body work out. It is ideal for cross-training as you are constantly working your legs, back, feet, arms, neck,... Continue reading
Posted Apr 25, 2012 at PlanetGear.com Blog
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Imagine the possiblities with Outdoor Technology's Yowies on sale this week. The company explains the functionality of the Yowie as "a guard for your precious mug against the sun and wind" that is "versatile enough for all four seasons." For me...I think the fuctions go beyond helping you with awesome... Continue reading
Posted Apr 24, 2012 at PlanetGear.com Blog
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I hope you all had a great Earth Day on April 22nd! The environment is a huge part of our core mission at PlanetGear.com. As you are probably aware, every purchase you make donates 1% back to the planet. Pair that with going hiking, paddle-boarding, skiing, snowboarding, a little surfing... Continue reading
Posted Apr 23, 2012 at PlanetGear.com Blog
I know what you mean!! She is crazy fit
Toggle Commented Apr 19, 2012 on Blonde Ponytail at PlanetGear.com Blog
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Just a few shots of our friends Michelle, Stephanie, and Melinda going on an adventure in the 'backyard' of Ramona, California. It is amazing how many adventures are just waiting for you outdoors. How do you find your local treasures/adventures??? Get out, explore and share with us! Continue reading
Posted Apr 18, 2012 at PlanetGear.com Blog
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Once upon a time, someone emailed me asking, “What is the best sports bra is for all women?” Unfortunately, I failed to deliver her a happy ending to her question. To tell you the truth…THERE IS NO SUCH THING AS A PERFECT SPORTS BRA FOR ALL WOMEN!! We are built... Continue reading
Posted Apr 17, 2012 at PlanetGear.com Blog