Gear Deal of Day: REI 50% Off, Bikes, VFF Shoes

REI Outlet. The close-out arm of REI has half-price deals this week — 50% off! — on a range of gear, including Native Eyewear Maya Rain Jacket at $94.93, and Merino Wool Midweight Crew Socks for just $5.93/pair. Check out all the REI deals

Across the Web. . . Need a sweet new wheeled suitcase? GoLite is offering more than half off its slick TraveLite Wheeled Carry-On, which retails at $200 but this week is on sale at $74.99. RealCyclist has its semi-annual sale in the works, including up to 50% off jerseys, jackets, bibs, sunglasses, and bikes.

Finally, runners should peek at Massey’s this week, where items from Vasque Velocity Running Shoes to Vibram FiveFingers to Salomon running tights are on sale at good rates.