For balance and mobility while you hike, trekking poles can’t be beat. They are also very versatile for hikers and campers, perfect for a number of “non walking” uses in the great outdoors. PaceMaker Stix has designed its Flip Lock “Expedition” Trekking Poles with some nice features that make them a handy hiking addition, so let’s hit the trail and give this hiking companion a thorough review.
Pace Maker Flip Lock “Expedition” Trekking Poles Features and Specs
- Adjustable telescoping feature
- “Sure grip” rubber feet
- Rugged tungsten tips
- Includes 1 year warranty
- Made of lightweight, durable, aircraft grade aluminum
The folks over at Standee are on a mission to change the way we live our day to day lives. According to them, we are in the middle of an epidemic that is only getting worse. And what is that epidemic? We’re all sitting down too much.
Many workers spend the majority of their day sitting at a desk or table, often using equipment that has not been ergonomically designed to suit needs. Extended periods of sitting down are proven to affect circulation, joints and posture. The Standee designers have come up with a simple solution – standing up.
In conjunction with their bamboo standing desks that sit neatly on top of a standard desk, they have released the Standee Anti Fatigue Mat. Standing might be better for your health than sitting, but it’s important that you’re standing on the right surfaces. Enter the Standee Anti Fatigue Mat – a cushioned polyurethane standing mat that combines comfort with performance. Continue reading
Need a multifunctional laptop workstation? Or a TV tray for food / snack? Even a bed tray desk to enjoy your breakfast? We have them all cover. This adjustable VENTED aluminum laptop notebook table features air vented cavities design which reduce overheating on your laptop / notebook. The extraordinary locking button that can be set in full 360 degree angles to fit any body position, even laidback on your bed. Just hold the button on the joints, change the position, and release the button to lock it in place. Grooved table surface to prevent slippage, and collapsible frame for easy storage and carrying. Wrist guard added extra comfort. It weights 5 pounds and can support up to 30 pounds capacity.
Get a Muv on and choose to stand with the Muv workstation that adjusts in height from 35" to 49" for stand-up computer work. Overall the workstation is 29 1/2"W x 22"D with a durable 3/4" melamine laminate top worksurface 29 1/2"W x 19 3/4"D. Fully equipped with an adjustable 22 3/4"W x 13 1/2"D keyboard shelf. The keyboard shelf extends 9 3/4" and retracts under the work surface when not in use. Additional 2 lower shelves. Decorative molded side panels hide computer cables and cords for a clean appearance. Steel frame construction with durable powder coat finish. Mobile on four dual wheel carpet casters, 2 locking.
VARIDESK will Change the Way You Work! This height-adjustable desk sits on top of your existing desk and allows you to work comfortably from either a sitting or standing position.
The Pro Plus 36 is sized to accommodate those with multiple-monitor setups or larger workspace needs. The two-tiered design with separate keyboard/mouse deck gives you plenty of room for basics and accessories with the added convenience of never having to move any components when raising or lowering your VARIDESK. Like all VARIDESK models, the Pro Plus 36 features our patented, spring-assisted lift mechanism that allows you to raise and lower it almost effortlessly in just seconds. It can hold up to 35 lbs. with ease and stays sturdy and stable even at its fully extended height. It comes fully assembled and ready to use – just place it on top of your desk and you're ready to work! Improve your health, energy and productivity with VARIDESK!
Watch the Original Stand Steady® video in this listing to see exactly how it works The Original Stand Steady standing desk (patent pending) is comfortable, affordable, and compatible with your existing desk. Simply place The Stand Steady on top of your existing desk, adjust it to your height, and you are ready to work standing up. It is large enough to hold your monitor, keyboard, mouse, and coffee. Plus, you gain over 3 sq ft because you can put items below it.
As reported in The Wall Street Journal , The New York Times , and The Washington Post , research shows that standing at work has numerous health benefits, including reducing back pain, burning extra calories, and reducing risk of cardiovascular disease and diabetes.
With the innovative sit to stand adjustable crank desk its easy to achieve long lasting health benefits like burning more daily calories, boosted productivity, improved posture and a reduced risk of heart problems. The crank allows for effortless on the fly adjustment from sitting to standing. The desk's shelves have a generous 59" wide work surface with a 14" deep top shelf and a 16" deep lower shelf. The shelves have 4-5/8" of separation; this allows for a unique 2-tiered system that puts your monitor and keyboard at the proper separated viewing and working heights. Everything needed for assembly is included, Overall dimension: 59"W x 28-1/2"D x 33-1/2 – 47-1/4"H. Model and props shown are not included. This product meets the minimum requirements of ANSI/BIFMA standards.
It is much easier to properly access the correct meditative levels and physical poses of the sometimes demanding yoga routines when you are comfortable. And that means purchasing a durable but cozy and safety-enhancing yoga mat or towel. The Aurorae “Synergy” Yoga Mat/Towel is the first product of its kind, a two-sided creation with each surface delivering specific yoga benefits. Let’s unroll the Synergy mat, designed to prevent slipping and offer support during multiple poses, and see what you can expect. Continue reading
The Japanese word used for a yoga meditation cushion is zafu, and zabuton refers to the actual mat itself. For the calming and spiritual meditative poses and routines in many yoga practices, a comfortable and sturdy mat and cushion allow you to focus your energy and concentration more readily than if you were sitting on a hard, wet or otherwise uncomfortable surface. This set delivers extreme portability, and is filled with material which is longer lasting and softer than the cotton backing found in some cheaply made cushions and mats. Let’s enter our Lotus pose and see just what the Buckwheat Zafu and Zabuton Meditation Cushion set delivers. Continue reading
Attractively priced and offered in your choice of four print patterns which promote meditation and self examination, the Gaiam Print Premium Yoga Mats are attractive and beneficial to your form, function and spirit. Extremely portable and easy to clean, these particular yoga mats are perfect for home or studio use, and the slim but compact profile provides joint comfort and support on even the hardest surfaces. A closer inspection is required of this environmentally friendly yoga mat which is also comfortable and supportive. Continue reading
Available in three different meditative designs, the Gaiam Full-Zip Cargo Pocket Yoga Mat Bag is bargain-priced with a lot of high-end features. Traveling to yoga class means bringing your own mat for personal and healthy reasons. And when you transport it in a yoga mat bag with a carry strap and accessory storage, you eliminate the need for a purse, wallet or bag. Let’s open up this handy and versatile fitness accessory and see just how it helps practitioners of yoga, Pilates and other mat-based exercise routines. Continue reading
Yoga blocks, also called bricks, are wonderful and inexpensive fitness tools that help improve your flexibility, while also offering needed support. And if you are participating in some intense fitness program like P90X, a couple of versatile yoga blocks are definitely recommended. What sets the Hugger Mugger Cork Yoga Block apart from the competition, and why should it be your preferred purchase? Let’s hit the yoga mat and find out. Continue reading