KEEGO’s Squeezable Metal Bottle

Quickly, many athletes need to take a sip of water using only one hand. Squeezable, ergonomic bottles are the only type of vessel to deliver in that scenario and, up until now, they’ve all been types of plastic. Thanks to KEEGO, who have pioneered a specific type of elastic titanium, the world’s first squeezable metal bottle now exists. This should come as a relief to …

Run in Style with Ciele Athletics’ GoCap

Montreal's handsome contribution to functional, performance running gear

As the interest in functional, well-designed sports gear continues to grow, many forward-thinking brands are moving in parallel; delivering just what you need to perform at your top level—or at least look like an athlete. The latest to take on the specialized area of apparel is Montreal’s Ciele Athletics. With a direct focus on performance and protection, the brand launches today, 15 August 2014, with …

Cycling with kor’s Ünterwear Ultra-Slender Padding

Comfort that ditches the bulkiness, from the stylish NYC urban roadwear brand

From kor—a brand dedicated to designing and producing workout apparel that’s stylish yet retaining all the necessary functionality—comes ünterwear. This undergarment comes in two versions: one for long distance use and another for short distance use—and both contain a specific ultra-slender pad. This allows ünterwear to go from reliable cycling underwear to something without the bulk that can be worn under anything. It’s made from …

Interview: Jeff Thrasher of Lululemon

The men's sportswear designer on the importance of sweating the details

Jeff Thrasher is the lead men’s designer at Lululemon. In his role, he’s first and foremost responsible for creating the future product line and aesthetic of the brand’s men’s range, but on a detailed scale, he’s at the helm of design functionality and new technological innovation. We spoke to Thrasher about two new product initiations: Metal Vent Tech top and the Surge Short III and …