Gear Reviews

Gear Reviews of different winter, summer, indoor and outdoor sports equipment. We’ll let you know what’s worth spending your money on and what isn’t.

The 2014 Lib Tech Brando by Lando is a pow-oriented powerhouse that lets you charge hard at Mach 10 speeds. Constructed by and for professional snowboarder Mark Landvik, the board suits intermediate through expert level riders (beginners should opt for something...
Strafe is a fairly new company based out of Aspen, Colorado that specializes in high-performance outwear for winter snow sports such as snowboarding and skiing. Previously on Much Awesome, we took a look at their Nomad Pants. Today we...
Hit the trails this winter in the new MSR Lighting Ascent Women's Snowshoes. If you're a gal that loves to be outdoors, then these high-end snowshoes are a must in your winter activities arsenal. The MSR Lightning Women's Snowshoes can...
True to its name, when you hop on the Never Summer Infinity Snowboard, you'll wish that it was never summer again. 2014's "go-to" snowboard for ladies that shred it all, the Infinity is a board built specifically with female...
Not even the snow can stop you from running outdoors when you strap on the Crescent Moon Composite Kilo Run Snowshoes. There is no longer any reason to hole up inside on the treadmill when winter comes rushing in. The...
Built to last and to stand up to any and all abuse that even the most hardcore skier/snowboarder can throw at them, the 2014 Strafe Nomad Pants are a seriously impressive piece of outwear. The top-of-the-line winter snow pants are...
A lot of quality snowboarding products have already been released for the 2014 winter season and a large handful of these products are thanks to the brains and brawn over at GNU. The 2014 GNU Pickle Snowboard is no different. The...
If you're looking for a splitboard for the upcoming 2014 season, then the Salomon Rancho Splitboard is an excellent bet. It's incredibly lightweight, very strong and durable, and rides just like an actual snowboard. The Rancho Splitboard comes only in...
Not all snowboarders dream solely of fresh powder and pristine backcountry lines. The dreams of some take the form of buttery ledges, runs in the park, and jibbing stair rails in the city. If you fall into this later camp,...
What do you get when you mesh the mind of professional snowboarder Travis Rice with the minds of the folks at legendary snowboarding company Lib Tech? You get the 2014 Lib Tech T. Rice Splits HP Snowboard. The board is simply...
We've featured Brixton quite a few times here on Much Awesome and we're doing so again today. It's because they're awesome and make awesome stuff. This time around they've teamed up with skate company Krooked to collaborate on a new,...
The 2014 Lib Tech Skunk Ape Snowboard is one of the best boards around for big riders. Whether you've got big feet, a big gut, or are just plain tall (or all three), this board is for you. The Skunk...
Few digital cameras are better than the Canon 7D DSLR. It's the perfect camera for anyone, professional or amateur, who loves to shoot in the APS-C size format. The Canon 7D DSLR is equipped with a 18 megapixels APS-C CMOS...
Are you that guy on the mountain that loves to spends most of his time at the park? If so, then the 2014 Niche Theme snowboard might just be for you. It's a twin-shaped board that absolutely rips in the...
There are few things in life as perfect as a new snowboard. And there are few snowboards in life as perfect as the new 2014 Jones Snowboards Hovercraft Splitboard. If trekking up through the backcountry in search of pristine powder...