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High Fives: Colorado Charity Golf Tournament

On August 30th, the High Fives Foundation hosted their 2nd Annual Colorado Charity Golf Tournament on the fairways at Copper Creek Golf Course at Copper Resort. Thirty-six teams of four came out to raise money for High Fives Athletes who are recovering from major life-altering injuries. Between registration fees, silent auctions and open donations, over $50,000 were raised for the foundation! This is an all-time record

Outdoor Tech Makes the Inc. 5000 for the 3rd Year in a Row

For the third year in a row, Inc. Magazine has recognized Outdoor Tech® as one of America’s fastest growing privately-held companies. Outdoor Tech ranked no. 483 on the 2016 list based on its 785% growth rate over the qualifying time period. The Inc. 5000 ranks companies by overall revenue growth over a three-year period. Outdoor Tech continues to execute on its goal to address the

5 simple camping mistakes you will want to avoid

Camping, whether it be with your friends, your family, your colleagues, or just yourself can be a great experience for the mind body and soul. There are many simple mistakes that can be made whilst doing it and can ultimately ruin something that was suppose to be great. Follow these simple steps and you should be able to avoid any unnecessary frustration and get through

Why You Should Never Leave Home Without a Buckshot Pro

As the mullet of speakers, this thing truly lives up to its name. Here are 5 reasons why you should never leave home without one. CHARGING The greatest thing about the Buckshot Pro is that it can charge almost everything. It’s lithium ion rechargeable battery offers 10 hours of play and talk time. It’s USB output allows for a charge to your phone, GoPro, Camera, and

Wetsuits & GoPros & Cruisers, oh my!

I had a little fun this past weekend when I set out to San Clemente beach to shoot some beautiful models, (who just so happen to be my friends) for our current giveaway. Babes on the beach with awesome summer gear, what more could you ask for? really. The shoot was probably more laughs then it was serious moments, but that just makes it that much

ODT Summer Giveaway!

Wetsuits, and GoPros and cruisers, OH MY! The ‪#‎ODTSummerGiveaway‬ is live! Enter now and top off your summer with awesome gear from your favorite brands! Brought to you by Billabong USA, GoPro, Priority Bicycles, Sun Bum,VonZipper and Outdoor Tech! ‪

HIGH FIVES FOUNDATION: FIVES FISH DAY 3&4

The High Fives guys are heading home after an epic 4 days at the Big Hole C4 Lodge in Twin Bridges, MT. Here is a recap of Day 3 and Day 4. Cheers to you all for supporting this amazing group. Check out the the end of the trip and all the awesomeness below. Photo and Video Credit, Chris Bartkowski / Generikal

High Fives Foundation: Fives Fish Day 1&2

Day 1 was a success for the High Fives Foundation with getting everyone to the Big C4 Lodge in Twin Falls, MT. They headed out for a full day on the water and managed to get some awesome footage. Check it out below. https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/5692912/Day%20One.mp4 Check back in tomorrow for some more updates on the #fivesFish successes.   Photo & Video: Chris Barktowski / Generikal) for both

Pokemon Go and the Kodiak Mini

There are plenty of you out there that have joined the Pokemon Go revolution, and who have, I am sure, experienced a moment of tragedy when you noticed your phone was about to die. Going back home to recharge for a half hour or so is not only going to make you miss that battle you were just preparing for, but also miss all those Pokemon

Summer Must Haves

We are just about midway through summer and I am sure you are beginning to notice a few things you wish you had right about now; to enjoy it just that much more. You see, summer can be the best time of year; there is no school, no schedule (for some), and certainly no limits on what you can do. Unless cold weather is your thing,

Dave Bachinsky: Prague Line

For the last 7 years I heard about both of these contests, and I was so hyped to finally get my ticket to the Czech Republic for the annual Grand Prix Beroun & Mystic Sk8cup event. 5,000 miles from home, I found a cobblestone-built paradise of a city to adventure through. We skated buildings that are from the 1400’s and then drove into the heart of

ODT Giveaway: $711 Towards ODT Gear

It’s July 11th, and Slurpees aren’t the only thing being given out for free today! Enter into this weeks ‪ODT Giveaway‬ for a chance to win $711 towards anything on our site. Get on it, contest ends on Friday!‪

Filip Polc: Bratislava City downhill Race

June 26th was a big day for ODT mountain bike contributor, Filip Polc, and his girlfriend Jana. They both set out for their race in Bratislava, located in Slovakia. They have been waiting for this day for a long time, as the race was cancelled the year prior. This year everything ran smoothly and they both had a great time; Filip placing 3rd. Check out the fun

High Fives Foundation: The Wave 6

The High Fives Foundation returned to the warm waters of Maui for the High Five Wave 6. This time bringing 13 athletes, all living their lives after spinal cord injuries. This was the 6th surf camp for the #HighFivesAthletes since the very first one in 2010. Everyone had a blast, and the High Fives team put together a rad video so you can see the fun. Check

Rad Customer: @tj.holman.50

Check out Thomas’ post on how he loves ODT so much he got his very own decal blown up and put on his trailer. What a rad guy. Thanks for sharing, Thomas, but next time, make it a little bigger. (Cheeky half smile emoji)