Over the past year, The Happy Athlete tested and reviewed the most promising new products. Here are our selections for the Top Products of 2018, selected for their quality, reliability and innovative features to improve your health and athletic performance

MTS MACHINE FUEL 

 

MTS Fuel provides the perfect Intraworkout BCAA from the Man who popularized the BCAA Craze  

 

                                                                                                                                                                                                                           MTS ALL NATURAL WHEY PROTEIN ISOLATE

Grass Fed rGHb Free and Non-GMO All Natural Whey Protein Isolate is the purest form of whey protein you can possibly use. Whey protein isolate yields 90%+ protein, does NOT contain lactose and is perfect for those with digestive issues caused by dairy but still want the benefits of Whey Protein.  

 

MTS NUTRITION OUTRIGHT BAR

Outright delicious and Outright real. Made with REAL peanut butter, oatmeal, honey, and high-quality whey protein isolate, Outright™ bars are free of fake, filler carbs and full of wholesome goodness

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 OMEGA POWER CREAMER

The PowerCreamer provides high quality fats to your morning coffee. Our easy to use, All-in-1, blendable creamer gives you the same great benefits of Butter Coffee without the mess and hassle

BONT HELIX

Introducing Helix, the new standard in performance footwear. Bont Cycling’s race-proven anatomic fit is now even further enhanced by a newly reimagined closure system. Experience performance and comfort without compromise like never before. The Bont Helix are a superior design, high-performance fully customized shoe that are essential for maximized power transfer

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              CRONO CR1

New born by the CRONO Research and development office, is characterized by the Boa® IP1-S double way closure with nylon coated steel lace, applied with the innovative Multi Contact system, which adapts to the most different shape of the foot, ensuring the perfect heel position.

ADIDAS ULTRABOOST 3.0

These running shoes combine comfort and high-performance technology for a best-ever-run feeling. They have a stretchy knit upper that adapts to the changing shape of your foot as you run. Responsive mid sole cushioning and a flexible outsole deliver a smooth energized ride.

 

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     ELEVATED LEGS

Since 2014, we have striven to bring the best value, performance, innovation and industry leading design features to the athletic community. Our newest compression system is our greatest design yet. Completely redesigned from scratch to meet the needs of hard training athletes, our Patent Pending design is the most comprehensive system available on the market today

Q36.5 SALOPETTE DOTTORE L1

 

Ll Dottore – the name is a reference to both the Salopette L1’s nickname of “the teacher” and to the almost mythological, sometimes notorious, figure of the professional cyclist’s personal doctor – fine-tunes and augments the Salopette L1’s ergogenic philosophy in the following ways to become the definitive all-purpose, all-day, any-day, high performance cycling bib short of the future of competitive cycling.

 

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       CYCLEOPS HAMMER

A Trainer forged from Obsession. The Hammer redefines indoor training to create the ultimate riding experience. One that’s versatile enough to handle the most intense interval sessions as it is the easiest of recovery rides. Simply put, the Hammer is the perfect addition to any athlete’s toolbox.

 

STAGES GEN 3 POWER

The new Gen 3 single-sided Stages Power L meter is built on to a non-drive-side. Tour Proven. Stages Power has carried riders to three consecutive Tour de France victories, plus many more world and national championships 

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               HAMMERHEAD KAROO

This is Karoo. A new generation of cycling computer. Designed by cyclists and built on Android, Karoo brings the finest maps, training tools, and social features to the bike. 

 

LEOMO TYPE R

The LEOMO TYPE-R is a wearable motion analysis device which measures and records motion with amazing accuracy. Bringing together the latest in motion sensing technology, biomechanics and professional level feedback, the TYPE-R can elevate your training, performance and injury prevention to a whole new level. The lightweight head unit with large high-resolution display can be attached to your bike or wrist, showing you power, cadence, speed, heart rate, GPS, and motion analytics data in real-time

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       

WATERROWER SMARTROW

Take your interactive rowing experience to the next level with SmartRow. With its innovative True Performance sensor, SmartRow calculates the absolute wattage applied by the user throughout each stroke, ensuring the most accurate Ergometer measurement 

 

SUUNTO SPARTAN TRAINER

Suunto Spartan Trainer is a beautifully designed Multisport GPS watch with optimal fit, ready to train how you want – whether you swim, cycle, hit the gym or run trails. Featuring convenient wrist HR measurement, the Trainer tracks your activity with calories and steps 24/7. 

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            DJI SPARK

Meet Spark, a mini drone that features all of DJI’s signature technologies, allowing you to seize the moment whenever you feel inspired. With intelligent flight control options, a mechanical gimbal, and a camera with incredible image quality, Spark empowers you to push your creative boundaries 

RMT CLUB

The RMT Club by WeckMethod is a multipurpose, functional training tool designed to create a more integrated and athletic body from head to toe. Optimized for a wide range of swinging exercises, the RMT Club can help improve any athlete’s rotational power, mobility, core strength, balance, coordination, and more. 

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             STICK MOBILITY

Stick Mobility is intended to help users increase their fitness, strength, mobility, muscle activation, movement and range of motion.  It can also lead to faster rehabilitation due to injury. The stick is used in conjunction with classes and exercises that utilize the flexibility and strength of the rod to propel your body into peak fitness. 

 

ROKA X1 GOGGLE

With our largest frame and softest gasket, the X1 anti-fog swimming goggles will give you your most comfortable swim ever

 

                                                                                                                                                                                                               ORCA KILLA 180 º GOGGLE

If you’re looking for a multipurpose ergonomic goggle for enhanced comfort and speed through the water whether training or racing. A range of lens options make this goggle versatile for a range of weather conditi

ons.