Product Review: Shady Rays Allure

Disclaimer: I received a pair of Shady Rays Allure Purple Tortoise sunglasses to review as part of being a BibRave Pro. Learn more about becoming a BibRave Pro (ambassador), and check out BibRave.com to review, find, and write race reviews! As a BibRave Pro, sometimes I receive really cool running/biking swag to test out. You get to opt-in to a campaign and see if you are chosen. It’s like being Charlie who finds the Golden Ticket in my mind. Pure elation and excitement! Whenever I see sunglasses campaigns pop up, I immediately count myself out, since I wear regular glasses … Continue reading Product Review: Shady Rays Allure

GIVEAWAY and Product Review: Science In Sport Isotonic Energy Gels Six Pack

Disclaimer: I received SiS Isotonic Energy Gels to review as part of being a BibRave Pro. Learn more about becoming a BibRave Pro (ambassador), and check out BibRave.com to review, find, and write race reviews! Gels Are My Jam I’m totally Type-A when it comes to nutrition on the run. I’m a faithful gel-taker every four miles on long runs or during races. I’ve been told before that I don’t need to take in that many carbs/sugars, but it has worked for me thus far, and I’ve never hit the dreaded “wall” during a marathon. So take THAT, gel haters! … Continue reading GIVEAWAY and Product Review: Science In Sport Isotonic Energy Gels Six Pack

Product Review: Aftershokz Trekz Air

Disclaimer: I received a pair of AfterShokz Trekz Air to review as part of being a BibRave Pro. Learn more about becoming a BibRave Pro (ambassador), and check out BibRave.com to review, find, and write race reviews! A few years ago I would often see a brand called AfterShokz pop up on my social media feed, touting itself as the “bone-conduction” wireless headphones brand. At the time I was so blissfully naive with my wired headphones and don’t-bother-me-I’m-fine-with-the-$20-cheapo-headphones-that-I-have attitude, that I filed the notion in the “meh-someday-maybe” folder in my brain. You see, I had gone through countless pairs of … Continue reading Product Review: Aftershokz Trekz Air

Product Review: Orange Mud Gear Vest Pro

Disclaimer: I received the Orange Mud Gear Vest Pro to review as part of being a BibRave Pro. Learn more about becoming a BibRave Pro (ambassador), and check out BibRave.com to review, find, and write race reviews! Convenient, comfy, compact—all three words describe the Orange Mud Gear Vest Pro to a T! I had the honor of testing this product as a BibRave Pro, and using an Orange Mud hydration pack has been my dream for quite some time now. I’ve been using my Orange Mud handheld 21-ounce bottle on nearly all of my runs, especially my full marathons and … Continue reading Product Review: Orange Mud Gear Vest Pro