303 Holiday Gift Guide

Not sure what to get your favorite triathlete for the holidays? The staff and ambassadors at 303 have picked out their favorites, and hopefully these goodies will make it under the tree or the stocking of a lucky recipient!

Make sure you check out 303Triathlon.com in the days to come for product reviews on these amazing items!

Stryd Power Meter

If you are looking to stir up some excitement for your tech-lover- athlete this holiday season, Stryd is more powerful than mistletoe.

Footbeat: A New Way to Recover

Meet Footbeat: a pair of moccasins that house an insole that houses a little engine-driven bubble, which compresses your arch which then increases circulation and therefore removes metabolic waste – including lactate, which is also known as: the reason your legs feel like crap. Tiny little engine, big freakin’ deal..


End all your bike commuting woes with the OTTOLock. Their patent-pending multi-layered steel and Kevlar® band design will keep your ride secured and safe from potential bike thieves.


The Modular Gym Bag

Coined as “The Last Gym Bag You’ll Ever Buy”, The Modular Gym & Tri Bagfeatures 2 zippered storage bags that Velcro to the inside of the bag for easy organization. From using super tough ballistic-grade nylon as the bag material, the clever use of removable storage bags for easy organization, to having the shoe compartment convert into a changing mat, they really have made this the last gym bag you’ll need purchase.


LumaGlo Crossbelt

The LumaGlo Crossbelt is the next generation of wearable safety gear. Its multi-colored, moving patterns hold the ultimate attention-grabbing power in even the heaviest traffic and most inclement weather conditions.


The Four Pillars of Triathlon

Written by Colorado Triathlon Coaches Will Murray and Craig Howie, The Four Pillars of Triathlon is a new book that features 26 specific, step-by-step techniques for mental conditioning to enhance your triathlon performance and enjoyment.

Ravemen CR900 Front Light and TR20 Rear Light

One light – every possible scenario covered. Need a daytime running light for really, really long rides on country roads? Check. Need a super bright flood light for nighttime bike commuting? Check. Need to change the brightness of your light on the fly as the sun rises? CHECK!

XX2i Optics Gift Guide from Rudy Project

The following is sponsored content from Rudy Project


The holidays are right around the corner, and XX2i Optics is here to provide you with a wide range of options for everyone in your circle of family and friends, from the weekend warrior to the superstar pro athlete. Check out our top picks for the 2016 giving season, and don’t forget all XX2i shades come with a 365 day money back guarantee and a lifetime frame and lens warranty.




Perfect for: The Hardcore Competitor


The Hawaii1 is XX2i’s latest performance-oriented sunglass, featuring a top of the line carbon frame built for any athletic endeavor that weighs in just under 0.8 ounces. The Hawaii1 comes standard with polarized lenses that employ 8K optical technology, ensuring the utmost frame durability and lens clarity for any kind of outdoor training and racing. A fully adjustable nosepiece combined with rubber temple tips make the Hawaii1 ideal for any face shape, and ensure these shades don’t budge or slide. Available in three versatile colors, Matte Black, Matte Tortoise, and White, the Hawaii1 is the piece of gear you need to crush the competition.



Perfect for: The Detail-Oriented Outdoorsman


XX2i Optics Polarized Sport Reader sunglasses make versatility the name of the game – sport sunglasses that give you up close clarity when you need it. With multiple frame styles and colors, the Polarized Sport Readers are available with discrete backside magnification zones in +1.50, +2.00 and +2.50 providing a range of superb optical solutions. All three compatible frames (France1, France2, and USA1) offer fully adjustable temple tips and nose pads to ensure a solid face fit that won’t shift when you look down at your phone or fishing lure. Every pair comes with a 365 day money back guarantee and a lifetime frame and lens warranty – even against scratches.


France2 Pro Kit

Perfect for: The Any Day, Any Time Athlete


Designed with the aid of top athletes, the France2 Pro Kit offers unparalleled performance while going easy on your wallet. Featuring one frame and three spare lenses, the France2 Pro Kit is the ideal solution for athletes training around the clock with variable light conditions. With multiple styles, colors, and lens configurations available, the France2 provides a range of superb optical solutions. Made from flexible and strong Grilamid, this frame is incredibly sturdy and includes fully adjustable temple tips and nose pads to ensure an accurate, individual face fit that holds strong while remaining feather light.




Perfect for: Your Stylish Sibling


As one of XX2i’s first casual models, the Bermuda1 is the ultimate go-to sunglass that doesn’t break the bank. Available in classic Matte Black, Matte Tortoise, White & Black, and Crystal Black, the Bermuda1 is the perfect accessory for any adventure, whether that is a trip to the beach or a quick walk with the dog. Using the same advanced materials as XX2i’s performance models, the Bermuda1 comes standard with polarized lenses that employ 8K optical technology, ensuring the utmost frame durability and lens clarity.


USA1 Dual Pack

Perfect for: The Adventurous and Stylish

The USA1 Dual Kit contains two pairs of sunglasses and three sets of spare lenses. A tank protector case and two microfiber soft carrying bags (that can also be used as cleaning cloths) are also included with these frames. The features on these sunglasses are perfect for running, cycling, golfing, fishing, or just about any outdoor activity. Like all XX2i shades, the USA1 comes standard with adjustable temple tips and nose pads for a custom fit on any face. The USA1 Dual Kit is also the winner of Gear Institute’s “Best Value Sunglasses” award, making them a superb choice for the outdoorsman or woman who needs versatility, and frames that compliment their outdoor apparel.


XX2i Trucker Hat

Perfect for: The Edgy Explorer


This 6 panel, classic trucker has a woven cotton front, mesh back for breathability, and an adjustable snapback to ensure a comfortable and secure fit. The raised embroidered thread logo puts it a cut above your average trucker hat, with clean side logos and an elevated crown design making it compatible with your favorite pair of featherlight XX2i Optics sunglasses.  Small details, like the white stitching on the bill and the embroidered logo on the back, make this the perfect stocking stuffer.