GOTH BLOCK SPF50

September 24, 2018

Sunscreen that is safe for you, the ocean and its sealife. GOTH BLOCK SPF50 is a mineral-based sunscreen that comes in a convenient, very packable pouch (think juice pack with a cap!). The eco-friendly, recyclable package is a smart delivery system – easy to feel how much you have left and easy to squeeze out […]

Epic Water Filters

September 24, 2018

Pure, clean water on-the-go and at home! Our friends at Epic Water Filters give you better tasting, healthy water with their line of portable water bottles with built-in, replaceable filters as well as 3.5 L water jugs to keep in your fridge. Their filters are engineered to effectively reduce nasty waterborne pathogens like Giardia, E. Coli, […]

SwellWomen Sri Lanka Surf & Yoga Retreat

September 24, 2018

Coming November 3, 2018. Get your shaka and your ohm on with the SwellWomen Sri Lanka Surf and Yoga Retreat! Spend 7 nights in this island country in South Asia, known for its tropical climate, beautiful beaches, and national parks teeming with wildlife. Your retreat includes surfing lessons, a photo shoot capturing your surfing highlights, daily […]

Fuoripista

September 21, 2018

Beautiful enough to be a piece of art. The Fuoripista, designed by Adriano Design and produced by Elite, is a stylish stationary bike patterned after a fighting bull. The wood, tempered glass, and polished aluminum alloy smart bike is Bluetooth compatible, connects to virtual training programs like Zwift, and has a virtual shifter and integrated power […]

Arena Lorella Team Short

September 21, 2018

Vintage with a twist. The Lorella Team Short from Arena’s vintage sportswear collection has that old school look but with a new moisture wicking, quick-dry material. It has a Goldilocks length – not too short and not too long – just right for running the trails, pedaling the hills, or just walking about town. There […]

Great Maine Outdoor Weekend

September 21, 2018

Coming September 21, 2018. Saturday is the first official day of fall and very fittingly, also the start of the Great Maine Outdoor Weekend. It’s actually a weeklong event that focuses on connecting you with the natural world, to promote fun, physical activity, and good health. Various organizations and companies host a a slew of outdoor-oriented […]

OTTOLOCK

September 19, 2018

Three stainless steel layers. Four Kevlar reinforced layers. Wow. OTTOLOCK is designed to be a lightweight solution to secure your bike, kayak, or gear for a short period of time. The flexible band has a rubber-like coating that keeps it from scratching your bike and curls up into a compact 3 inch diameter, small enough […]

Headsweats Race Hats

September 19, 2018

Available in a whole rainbow of colors, the Race Hats from our friends at Headsweats will keep you shaded and sweat free…yippee! A few years ago, we introduced you to Headsweats and their Ultra Reflective Supervisor. The novel design of their hats and visors incorporates a “sweatband” inside your hat to keep you from experiencing […]

Whistler Turkey Trot

September 19, 2018

Coming October 7, 2018. Start a new Thanksgiving tradition. Canadian Thanksgiving is October 8th and there’s an inaugural running event in Whistler, one of our favorite places to visit. Head to beautiful British Columbia and earn your Thanksgiving feast with the cutely named 5K Drumstick Dash and the 10K Gravy Burner. The two courses take […]

Gear Beast Products

September 18, 2018

Do you have a phone? Then you really must check out all of the products from our friends at Gear Beast! We TrailblazerGirls take our phones on all our adventures whether it’s running, hiking, cycling, traveling, kayaking, or whatever, and Gear Beast has you covered with an added bonus of very reasonable prices. First off, […]

San Juan Outfitters Whale Watching Tour

September 18, 2018

Winning trivia question: After humans, what mammal is the most widespread in the world? Answer: Orcas! Yes, and one of the best ways to see these impressive creatures is to go on the San Juan Outfitters Whale Watching Tour. Leaving out of quaint Roche Harbor, the Sea Hawk, a mid-sized vessel of 42 feet, embarks […]

Bank of Scotland Great Scottish Run

September 17, 2018

Coming September 29, 2018. Do you hear the bagpipes? It’s the Bank of Scotland Great Scottish Run, a collection of events in Glasgow for the whole family including a Toddler Dash, Family Mile, 10K and Half Marathon. The course starts in the heart of the city at George Square, taking runners past some of Glasgow’s main […]

Aurora Glass Chalets

September 14, 2018

The Northern Lights season is just beginning, and there’s a new way to experience this stunning phenomenon. The Northern Lights Resort and Spa in Canada’s Yukon is building 3 new Aurora Glass Chalets with floor to ceiling windows for optimal viewing of the Aurora Borealis from the comfort of your toasty warm bed or cosy […]

Windward Jerky

September 14, 2018

Island-inspired jerky! The folks at Windward Jerky have some delicious jerky that you are going to want to take on all your TrailblazerGirl adventures. They offer 4 flavors: Gaia (peppered garlic herb), Alaka’i (island teriyaki), Island Arc (spicy guava), and Crossroads (sweet chili stout). Each one is cultivated around a story; for example, Alaka’i (our […]

Packbands

September 13, 2018

When a simple elastic band won’t do…check out Packbands! Packbands are a novel product that can help you organize, carry, and secure all your TrailblazerGirl gear. Available in 3 sizes, 9, 12, and 15 inches, these brightly colored silicone straps are adjustable and strong. You can even attach two Packbands together to form a longer […]

City Sightseeing Glasgow Tour

September 13, 2018

The absolute best way to see Glasgow! Explore Scotland’s most populous city with the City Sightseeing Glasgow Tour. The easily recognizable, red, double decker buses take visitors through this Dear Green Place (the Gaelic translation of Glasgow), narrated with live commentary (or recorded multilingual commentary in 7 languages) and the opportunity to hop on and […]

Getaway Time!

September 3, 2018

We’re on another voyage to foreign lands to seek out fun getaways and new gear. We’ll be back in a week or so to share our outdoor adventures with you and to continue to bring you more amazing, fun outdoor gear, getaways and events. Stay tuned!

PhoneSuit Flex XT Pocket Charger

August 31, 2018

It’s so tiny! Our friends at PhoneSuit have the world’s smallest, most powerful iPhone battery pack with their Flex XT Pocket Charger. Though it’s tiny, it packs a whopping 2600mAh battery cell, giving you up to 150% of extra power! So handy for those long days out on the mountain when you’re taking lots of photos […]

Saguaro National Park Labor Day 8-Miler & 5k Walk/Run

August 31, 2018

Coming September 3, 2018. One of the few races to be run on National Park Land. The 49th annual Saguaro National Park Labor Day 8-Miler & 5k Walk/Run is race that gives you a feel of the old Southwest. Choose from either an 8 mile course or a 5K course taking you through the hot, rolling […]

Sundots

August 30, 2018

Are you doing everything you can to protect yourself from skin cancer? Sunscreen…check. Hat…check. Sundots…no? Yes, you need to get Sundots! Sundots are chewable gummies, about the shape of those Dots candies but less gummy and less sweet, that contain an organic fern extract called polypodium leucotomos. Research demonstrates that this active ingredient has antioxidant and photoprotective […]

Kite Sisters Wave Strapless Kitesurfing Camp

August 30, 2018

Coming October 13, 2018. Not just surfing, but kitesurfing! What?! Yes, the Kite Sisters Wave Strapless Kitesurfing Camp will have you soaring through the waves of northern Peru. Two levels are offered: the first week is for beginners and those new to strapless surfboards (Wave Riding Discovery Camp) and the second is for intermediate to […]

Miss Spa

August 29, 2018

Turn your home into your own personal spa…with Miss Spa! The plethora of choices from Miss Spa will have you covered (literally!). Miss Spa is a woman-owned company in which all the products are dermatologist tested and free from parabens, sulfates, and fragrances and most definitely never tested on animals. We checked out their Charcoal Facial […]

Conquer The Bridge

August 29, 2018

Coming September 3, 2018. Run across the 4th longest suspension bridge in California! Conquer the Bridge has runners speeding out and back across the 36-story-tall, 1,500-foot-long, Vincent Thomas Bridge, which has been featured in many movies and television shows such as Charlie’s Angels, To Live and Die in LA, and CHiPs. The race is 5.3 […]

Bonk Breakers Bars and Chews

August 28, 2018

Chewy yumminess without the bonk! Developed by 2 elite athletes, Bonk Breakers Bars and Energy Chews address, as the name implies, the awful condition that we experience when our glycogen stores get so low that our brain starts to shut down our body. They offer 3 types of bars that are made with 10-12 real food ingredients […]