'Best in Show' Award Winners represent Greatest New Gear for 2014

‘Best in Show’ Award Winners represent Greatest New Gear for 2014

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Watch Connects to Phone — Want to view stats from Strava or other popular apps on your phone? Now you can with the Bluetooth-enabled Echo watch from Magellan. The company touts you’ll soon be able to control exercise and GPS app functions with button presses on the watch.

You can control music streaming from a phone, too, keeping you motivated on a long run. The Magellan Echo comes out this fall for $149.

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Stephen Regenold is Founder of GearJunkie, which he launched as a nationally-syndicated newspaper column in 2002. As a journalist and writer, Regenold has covered the outdoors industry for two decades, including as a correspondent for the New York Times. A father of five, Regenold and his wife live in Minneapolis.