Ombraz Armless Sunglasses

March 15, 2019

Look ma, no arms! Yes, the Ombraz Sunglasses are armless! How do they stay on? Just rest the sunnies on your nose, place the permanently attached cord over your ears, then gently tighten the cord via the adjustable knot system. Voilà, these shades stay put no matter how much your TrailblazerGirl adventures have you moving […]

Carbon Coco Ultimate Carbon Kit

March 15, 2019

Hmmm…seems counterintuitive, but this black stuff can make your teeth whiter! The Ultimate Carbon Kit from our friends at Carbon Coco contains their Activated Charcoal Tooth Polish, Activated Charcoal Toothpaste, and Bamboo Charcoal Toothbrush. It’s a two step process: Dip the toothbrush in the Polish powder; brush for 3 minutes; rinse; then do the same with the Toothpaste. […]

Dirty Leprechaun

March 15, 2019

Coming March 16, 2019. Not that kind of dirty! We’re talking mud at the Dirty Leprechaun, held on Lee Farms, just outside of Portland, Oregon. Yep, lots of mud since this is an actual, working farm so some of the 20+ obstacles will take you through swamp areas with mud that is chest high (yikes!), some great […]

Handzies

March 14, 2019

No soap? No water? No problem, as long as you have Handzies! How many times have you been out and about on your TrailblazerGirl adventures and needed to freshen up with no washroom in sight? Handzies to the rescue! These are individually packaged lifesavers that are super handy to pop in your backpack, pocket, or […]

Las Vegas St. Patrick’s Day Run

March 14, 2019

Coming March 16, 2019. Don’t forget your green running shorts! It’s the Las Vegas St. Patrick’s Day Run, also known as the descriptive, Six Tunnels to Hoover Dam. A Scottish bagpiper kicks off the race with distinctive music as you choose from several distances: 1 mile, 5K, 12K and half marathon. The course is scenic, taking runners and […]

Kōkua Sun Care Hawaiian Natural Zinc Sunscreen SPF50

March 13, 2019

Ready for some sun? We sure are, and Kōkua Sun Care Hawaiian Natural Zinc Sunscreen SPF50 is ready to help protect our skin! The packaging has a retro feel to it, but it is anything but retro. After many years of research, the ideal formulation was developed using non-nano, natural zinc oxide and 23 antioxidant […]

Shamrockin’ Run 8K

March 13, 2019

Coming March 17, 2019. Are you feeling lucky? Even if you’re not, you’ll still have fun at the Shamrockin’ Run 8K! This fast, flat 8K starts and ends at Audubon Park with a portion of the course going through the beautiful Garden District area of New Orleans. In true Irish fashion, there will be bag pipers and […]

Skhoop Marie Crew

March 12, 2019

A new favorite! Our friends at Skhoop designed a sweater that will take you from the slopes to town with ease. Skhoop started off back in 1999 with a signature insulated skirt, and they have since expanded  to create a line of clothing that can be worn for all kinds of outdoor activities. Designed by […]

Women Outside Adventure Forum by Backcountry Experience

March 12, 2019

Coming March 19, 2019. Be inspired and empowered at the Women Outside Adventure Forum by Backcountry Experience (BCEXP). Going on its fourth year, this Durango, Colorado based business has hosted this three day event showcasing exceptional female adventurers. The evening talks feature ultrarunner Kelly Halpin, adventure journalist Morgan Tilton, National Geographic Adventurer Hilaree Nelson, REEL ROCK […]

Sierra Summits

March 11, 2019

Explore the Range of Light with Matt Johanson in his recently released, Sierra Summits. The book divides California’s Sierra Nevada mountain range into five geographic sections: Lake Tahoe, Central Sierra, Yosemite National Park, Kings Canyon and Sequoia National Parks, and Eastern Sierra. The 50 hikes are outlined with photos, a stat summary (distance, time, difficulty, permits, etc.), […]

Durham Women’s Half Marathon and 8K

March 11, 2019

Coming March 17, 2019, Here’s a new half marathon just for us ladies! This is the inaugural year for the Durham Women’s Half Marathon and 8K, a celebration of female runners in North Carolina. A timed race with a wave start system based on your estimated finish time, the half marathon and 8K courses start and […]

SmartHalo

March 8, 2019

Bike smart with SmartHalo! This biking accessory and free app have an impressive number of useful features. It’s an alarm: a piercing 100 dB sounds if someone tries to mess with your bike. It’s a navigation tool: set your destination in the app and get turn by turn directions that are easily communicated to you […]

NiteRider Lumina Dual 1800

March 8, 2019

They’ve done it again! Our friends at NiteRider have developed so many innovative and practical lighting solutions, and now they have yet another winning product. Though not released just yet, we were lucky enough to get a sneak peak at the new NiteRider Lumina Dual 1800. As the name outlines, it has a maximum lumen output […]

Women’s Bike Maintenance Clinic at Whitefish Bike Retreat

March 8, 2019

Coming June 1, 2019. Start planning now, because this is a popular one! The Women’s Bike Maintenance Clinic, offered at the Whitefish Bike Retreat, is limited to 14 lucky ladies, so be sure to sign up now to not miss out. Located next to the Whitefish Trail in the resort town of Whitefish in northwestern Montana, […]

Boa Bamboo Long Sleeve Top

March 7, 2019

The folks at Boa kindly provided us with the C’est Moi Clothing’s Bamboo Long Sleeve Top – this is a must-have item for every TrailblazerGirl’s wardrobe! It’s a solid white or black top that can be dressed up or down. Worn as a layering piece or own its own. A no-fuss, well made, flattering piece […]

Mt. Bachelor Sunchaser Spring

March 7, 2019

It’s almost here! Sunchaser Spring at Mt. Bachelor is that special time of year when you can ski and snowboard in the spring sunshine. Mt. Bachelor, in Central Oregon, has the largest ski area in the Cascades, and all 4,318 acres of terrain are scheduled to remain open every day through the end of April! […]

rabbit spaghetti BRA-vo

March 6, 2019

As promised, here’s another winning item from our friends at rabbit…the spaghetti BRA-vo. Yes, rabbit makes some awesome clothes for runners, but don’t overlook using these champions for all of your TrailblazerGirl adventures. This sports bra is a cutie coming in bright colors and all-purpose black, with a contrasting color inside that is made out of […]

rabbit Smarter Pants

March 6, 2019

Designed by runners for runners. The Smarter Pants from our friends at rabbit have proven to be an essential (or should we say smarter?!) addition to our active wardrobe. The founders of rabbit are two very impressive ladies that are lifelong runners so they know their stuff. They were looking for running apparel that met […]

Blarney Blitz

March 6, 2019

Coming March 16, 2019. Remember to wear your green! The Blarney Blitz is a big celebration of St. Patrick’s Day held in the city of Peoria, in central Illinois. There’s a 5K run/walk on a flat course along the riverfront, followed by a party with live Irish music, food, and of course, green drinks at the […]

Remodeez Natural Odor Remover

March 5, 2019

Handy little packets for removing funky smells! The folks at Remodeez have a solution to take care of the stinkiness that comes with being active. The key is activated charcoal derived from coconut husks. This has a double whammy action by removing the moisture that harbors the bacteria and fungus causing the odors as well […]

Smith Rock Climbing and Yoga with Outward Bound

March 5, 2019

Coming March 24, 2019. Rock pose and rock climbing! Join Outward Bound for their Smith Rock Climbing and Yoga, a six-day course just for women. Identified as the birthplace of sport climbing and one of the 7 Wonders of Oregon, this central Oregon location offers a stunning setting with sheer cliffs and spires of tuff and […]

Ekster Senate + Tracker

March 4, 2019

PROMO CODE ALERT…A smart wallet for smart people! The folks at Ekster have designed the Senate wallet to replace that bulky wallet that we all carry around. This minimalist, classy, leather wallet holds 4-6 cards, such as credit cards, ID, and an insurance card, in a super compact package – only 0.33 inches deep by 4.1 […]

Ladies AllRide Mountain Bike Skills Camp

March 4, 2019

Coming March 30, 2019. Spring will soon be here, so it’s time to start thinking about dusting off that mountain bike. Head to Bend, Oregon for the Ladies AllRide Mountain Bike Skills Camp, a one-day course held in conjunction with the Bend Women’s March and Outdoor Women’s Fest. Bend is a great place to explore the […]

Ski-Z Ski Wheel

March 1, 2019

Why lug your skis your shoulder when you can wheel them! The Ski-Z Ski Wheel is a clever pocket-sized invention that will make the trek to the slope so much easier. Insert the tips of your skis into the caddy, secure them with the velcro strap, and you’re set to go. Push or pull, either […]