Sports & Outdoors

No matter what kind of physical activity you participate in, the best sports and outdoors products will help you take your performance or recovery to the next level. We’ve done the work researching and testing the best products so you can enjoy every aspect of your favorite sports or outdoor activities. Learn more about what the best products are through our sports and outdoors product reviews.

Spalding Zi/O Excel vs Molten Fiba GM7X – Best Outdoor Basketball

Spalding ZiO and FIBA GM7X Outdoor Basketballs

After a grueling series of tests, we concluded that the Spalding Zi/O Excel is the best outdoor basketball due to its superior grip in all conditions, its ability to retain air pressure, and its overall build quality. Although the Molten FIBA GM7X is a great basketball in its own right, the Spalding Zi/O Excel is our pick for the best … Read More

Wilson AVP vs. Spalding King of the Beach – The Best Beach Volleyball

Wilson AVP vs Spalding KOB - best beach volleyball

We put the Wilson AVP and the Spalding King of the Beach volleyballs through a gauntlet of tests. Although both beach volleyballs performed great, the Wilson Official AVP Outdoor Volleyball is our choice as the best beach volleyball. Beach volleyball is a growing sport that not only allows you to be active with friends, but to work on that tan … Read More

Wilson Evolution vs Spalding TF-1000 Classic – The Best Indoor Basketball

Wilson Evolution vs. TF1000 Classic - best indoor basketball

We tested two of the best indoor basketballs to help you decide which to buy. Throughout our tests, the Wilson Evolution Indoor Game Basketball proved to be the king of indoor basketballs as it had more grip, a better sweat wicking surface, and was slightly cheaper than the Spalding TF-1000 Classic. Walk into any basketball gym, and you will undoubtedly … Read More

Sawyer Mini vs Lifestraw – The Best Cheap Backpacking Water Filter

Sawyer Mini vs Lifestraw

Clean water in the outdoors is a necessity so we compared the two best cheap backpacking water filters to help you decide which to take into the backcountry. After extensive review, we concluded that the Sawyer Mini Water Filtration System is the best choice for a cheap backpacking water filter. Learn about why the Sawyer Mini is the right option … Read More

Hydro Flask vs YETI – The Best Insulated Water Bottle

YETI and Hydro Flask Hero

We spent hours putting Hydro Flask and YETI insulated water bottles through a series of tests to help you decide which is best to keep your liquids cold or hot! Read on to find out why we think the YETI 18oz Vacuum Insulated Stainless Steel Bottle is the best insulated water bottle. Once found mainly in specialty sporting goods stores, … Read More