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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)

Supplies You’ll Need for the Apocalypse

Whether its shark infested tornadoes, alien invasions, or zombies, you are going to want to be prepared no matter what. Here are the top 10 things you will want to have handy when the apocalypse happens. Bang-Ti multi function folding shovel – $66This things name is so long I almost dont even need to explain to you what it does. But there is a little more

Rad Customer: @RobertThornton

We love when you guys tell us awesome stories about how one of your ODT products has made your day in some way. Check out Roberts post on how the Kodiak power Bank has done him right. Thanks for sharing your rad story, Robert. Keep em coming.

Turtle Shell 3.0: Why you should have one.

If you haven’t heard already, we just launched our Kickstarter for the brand new, best sounding, rugged and waterproof, Turtle Shell 3.0. We have been working on this for a long time, and although combining these features was not an easy task, we did it, and we did it well. We just need one more thing before it is complete, and that is you. Help

Fit4Mom: Mother’s Day Event

We support some awesome moms in Fit4Mom events across the country. From OC to NY and back again, we love hearing how the events turn out and how our products help these moms out day to day. Moms can, and have been taken for granted, but are probably some of the most important people on this planet. Which is why we are happy to be

Sumas Smackdown

The Sumas Smackdown, an Enduro bike race, took place a couple weeks back and one of our awesome sales reps was able to attend and document the fun. The bike race starts with 80 competitors that race around some super fun single track trails at Sumas Mountain, in Abbotsford BC. The pros compete for prizes, while the rest of the people are just in it

ODT Father’s Day Gift Guide: Under $100

Father’s Day is coming in hot, and some of you are still racking your brain on what to get your awesome dad. Don’t worry, that’s what we’re here for. Here are 5 ODT products, under $100, that will guarantee your placement in the “favorite child” category. A fair warning, once your family sees your pop open his gift, you will be immediately bombarded with questions

10 Best Music Festivals in the US

Rain or shine, sandstorms or stagnant air, these festivals are a must, no matter what the circumstances. Whether you like country, electronic, rock ‘n’ roll, or you just like to have a good time, these top 10 music festivals are something you have got to experience before it’s too late. Take a look. Coachella If you’re thinking this seems like an obvious choice, you’d be

National Donut Day

In honor of National Donut day, we deemed it absolutely necessary to share our favorite donut shop here at ODT, Sidecar Doughnuts, and the donuts we think are the very best. Here are our top 5. The Maple Bacon Raised doughnut topped with pure Vermont maple syrup glaze and crisp Niman Ranch bacon The Huckleberry Oregon huckleberry cake doughnut with huckleberry glaze The Saigon Cinnamon