The Briefing

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What's New, Now

Today in Gear: May 22, 2015

An app that lists every wi-fi hotspot on earth, a collection of biking gear in 11 different colorways, Neil Stephenson's new Sci-Fi epic and more.

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A Bucket List for Bikers

The 25 Best Road Cycling Routes in America

From incredible rambles through the heartland to national park tours, coastal cruises and breathless mountaintop finishes, these are the 25 best routes for road cycling in America.

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How to Clean Your Kicks

After months of salted roads, melting snow and muddy trails, your shoes probably need a cleaning. Here's how.

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Why I F#@*ing Hate Running

Like clearing gutters or negotiating with a car salesman, everything about running infuriates Matt Neundorf. In fact, he f#$@king hates it.

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How Fast Does $341,000 Feel?

The GT3-R is a British muscle car in the truest sense: refined, but not to be messed with.

On the Docket

10 Best Affordable Single Malts

Quality whisky choices under $100.

Commuter Bikes for Every Budget

Wherever your office, we'll get you there.

25 American Adventures

Make the best of your summer with these carefully picked locations.

10 Stylish Field Jackets

From the classic Alpha M-65 to beyond.

Dopp Kits for Every Dude

Make your pick and pack it right.

Stay Sharp

10 best fixed-blade knives.

Evolution of the Commuter Bag

10 modern takes on the classic commuter pack.

From Our Library to Yours

100 essential reads for any man's library.

Camping Off-Road

Seven off-road trailers for any adventure.

Resurfacing Your Favorite Watch

Remove surface scratches with this handy guide.

The Most Important Purchase of the Year

An espresso machine, of course. What were you thinking?

Keep it Simple

The Final Word on Stretching and Exercise

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Does stretching prevent injury? Does it weaken muscles? Does it cure diseases? Does it harm the environment? Kyle Stull puts the debate to rest.

Fast Fitness

Total Body Workouts Recommended by the Pros

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We know you like buffet-style meals. Put down the meatballs and sidle up to a smörgåsbord of workouts.

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What's New, Now

Today in Gear: May 22, 2015

An app that lists every wi-fi hotspot on earth, a collection of biking gear in 11 different colorways, Neil Stephenson's new Sci-Fi epic and more.

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Today in Gear: May 21, 2015

Retro arcade cabinets by Love Hulten, REI's stylish new outdoor gear collection, a witty pocket guide to trail running and more.

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Hands-free hydration

The Best Hydration Packs for Running

Running without water is like jumping out of a plane without a parachute. These six hydration packs are among the best on the market, each with unique features that sets it apart from the field.

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Today in Gear: May 20, 2015

An app that helps beer lovers find up-to-date tap lists, Babeth's Feast introduces an Italian line of deliverable cuisine, the new 15-inch Macbook Pro and more.

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Bring Back the 100-Meter Dash

Why I Fucking Hate Running

Like clearing gutters or negotiating with a car salesman, everything about running infuriates Matt Neundorf. In fact, he fucking hates it.

Take in The American Riviera

72 Hours in Santa Barbara

With a population of just under 100,000, Santa Barbara has a split personality: a high-end, meticulously groomed city peppered with pockets of culture and young energy.

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Today in Gear: May 18, 2015

A new camera from Fujifilm, Best Made Co. unveils a USA-made longbow, Monocle delivers a new "Travel Guide" series, French designer Philippe Starck envisions a new luggage collection and more.

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