Archive for Coolibar Athletes

A Scene from the Mountain

Jun 06, 2014 No Comments

Long range shooting champion Jim Webster checks in from Beacon, New York; “The 2014 competitive rifle season is just starting for me, but my training regimen, both strength and cardio, is year round.”

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A Rower’s Day in SoCal

Jun 03, 2014 1 Comment

All month, Coolibar will be introducing our 2014 Sponsored Athletes – or better, letting them introduce themselves. We’ll follow these people throughout the year as they continue pursuing extraordinary, sun safe activities outdoors.

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An Athlete Prepares for Summer

Apr 24, 2014 5 Comments

As summer approaches, my mind shifts from snow sports (specifically nordic skiing) to climbing, trail running, and biking. But that’s putting it all too simply. I’d encourage everyone to sit down and ask yourself “What do I want from this summer? What is something I’ve always wanted to accomplish, but not hard the time/energy/etc. for?” Once you’ve answered these questions, apply some of the strategies outlined above and see your own personal progress becoming a reality. But most of all, just get outside, smile, and have fun!

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Meet the Coolibar Sponsored Athletes for 2014

Apr 10, 2014 No Comments

Each year, Coolibar proudly sponsors a group of athletes. We’re proud to introduce them today. Stay tuned – you’ll hear much more from and about them throughout 2014!

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Lessons from Thin Air: Training at Altitude

Mar 20, 2014 1 Comment

Coolibar checks in with climbing expert and multiple-sport athlete Sevve Stember, who provides some hard-won lessons about training at higher altitude. Our best tip: Stay sun protected!

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Training in the Heat – What to Keep in Mind to Keep Yourself Cool and Safe

Mar 18, 2014 No Comments

Summer is fast approaching, the days getting longer, and temperatures will begin to rise. Training in the heat is inevitable and in some cases practically unavoidable (I live in Las Vegas where heat is “normal”). If you are faced with training in the heat there are a few things to consider in keeping yourself cool and safe while training.

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Become a 2014 Coolibar Sponsored Athlete

Jan 02, 2014 No Comments

Happy 2014! Are you looking for a challenge in the New Year to help reach your fitness goals? Consider becoming a 2014 Coolibar Sponsored Athlete. Our athletes are fitness fanatics who are also concerned about sun safety. Think you’ve got what it takes, learn more.

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Technology for a Cooler, More Comfortable Workout

Oct 31, 2013 No Comments

Our newest fabric, Cooltect, now incorporates sweat-activated, cooling technology into every UPF 50+ Coolibar Fitness Shirt! When the body begins to perspire, tiny dots printed inside the fabric work to absorb moisture and activate a cooling agent that actually lowers the temperature of your skin. Check out this review from Coolibar Athlete Chad Hannon, an adventure race competitor and all around healthy living devotee.

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Sun Gaiter: One Item for Covering It All

Oct 14, 2013 No Comments

Coolibar Athlete Chad Hannon completes endurance events of all kinds, his favorite being adventure races. Chad wishes to share his thoughts on his favorite adventure racing companion – the Coolibar Sun Gaiter.

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Why Climbing Matters

Oct 03, 2013 1 Comment

Coolibar Athlete Sevve Stember is a natural born climber, always seeking the next mountain to climb. This summer, he and his wife, Andrea, moved from Minnesota to Colorado to pursue new opportunities and climbing routes. Sevve shares why climbing is important to him and journals his favorite moments during his first summer in the Rocky Mountains.

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