A Surfboard Made From Cardboard

cardboard surfboard

Ernest Packaging Solutions works with clients to develop unique packaging solutions for their products that protect them from the elements and other external factors when shipping. Whether it is a new package design for Eddie Fiola’s BMX bike or shipping freshly baked cakes right to your doorstep, Ernest will come up with a unique solution. As part of a new video series called Cardboard Chaos, the company has teamed up with some outdoor sports companies to show you just how far cardboard can go.

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Patagonia Helps Hawaiians Install Home Solar

Hawaiian Solar Projects

Announced last week, Patagonia has formed a partnership with Honolulu-based Kinaole Capital Partners and Bank of Hawaii to create a $27 million fund aimed at helping homeowners purchase more than 1,000 rooftop solar energy systems in Hawaii. Working with local solar installation companies and taking advantage of state and federal tax credits, the new fund will accelerate renewable energy infrastructure in the state.

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Garmin Edge 1000 Review

Cycling Japan Photo Credit: Cycling Japan

Throughout the summer and most recently when cycling across Japan, the Garmin Edge 1000 served as my trusty bike sidekick. Whether simply recording my training rides, giving me real time performance information, or helping me navigate unfamiliar territory, the Edge 1000 has officially ousted my phone as the bike computer of choice.

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Ass Armor To Protect The Butt Draggers

Ass Armor

Ever tried to snowboard and spent more time on your backside than actually on top of the board? Even seasoned riders biff from time to time and butt plant into the hard pack snow or worse yet—ice. Well now there is no need to crawl away in humiliation and pain, as the Ass Armor compression short takes the hit for you.

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Timbuk2 x Blue Bottle Travel Coffee Kit

Travel Coffee Kit

Mark this as one of the most brilliant collaborations yet from Timbuk2—the latest pairing with Bay Area coffee aficionados Blue Bottle brings you everything you need for that all important cup o’ joe on the road. No more hotel or gas station coffee in your early morning jetlag induced desperation with the Timbuk2 x Blue Bottle Tavel Coffee Kit at your side.

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