Shimano Nexus 7 – impressions and improvements for bicycle touring

Although I bought a new bike with the idea to upgrade my old mountain bike for more multi-day outings, fact that it is with Nexus 7 and designed for urban cycling, appear no small problem. I was in love with the frame design, but as I felt on Velorodopi 2016 – going and returning to […]

Shoes for hiking Quechua Arpenaz 100

Three things I love in these shoes – they are light, soft and very warm … And when I say light, a pair is a little over 800 grams. even though are averagely high boots. I think are Class A-B hiking boots, making them perfect for beginners tourists as well the collar covers the ankle, […]

Backpack for climbing Cliff 20

As part of the initiative of the Decathlon Group #decathlontester I chose to test several products in various activities. Last year climbed fairly and lugging equipment around, so I chose one of the things associated with this. Cliff 20 backpack is created by Simond for transfer of climbing equipment to the site of climbing or […]

Field homemade candle

To reduce using headlamp and batteries consummation I decide to make safe homemade candle that use in tent and camps. I have a few propolis balls that friend give me for may experiments to made wax for my jackets. And I just smash one of this balls, make a hole for candle-wick with pricker and […]

Choosing a tent advices

  Tents are generally temporary shelters made of fabric. They have a detachable structure type skeleton from aluminum or fiber glass poles which gives deployed form. Disassembled, it is packaged for transport. When looking at the internet shop or ask in shop for equipment for the tent has two main indication from which to start […]

Impregnation of jackets

I spend a lot of time outside in the mountains and outdoors, often regardless of the weather. And to be wet is not pleasant. Summer is easy, raining an hour or two strong, but when stop your clothes dry quickly. Other seasons is not so… I needed impregnation of clothes. I found and quite be […]

Minimum required equipment

Backpack – travel backpack with a different volume – 60, 75, 95 liters. Shoes for march – covering the ankle with a rough and large grab. Footwear such as sneakers, flip flops, sandals or boots are highly unsuitable for conversion. It is desirable that the shoes can be maintained using impregnants and other supporting products. […]