Archive for July, 2012
Lazy summer days, huh?
Most of the GUB team is actually taking some well-deserved time off these days. But don’t worry, we are spending this time off trying out new undies which we will review over the coming weeks and months.
And don’t forget to check back in later this week as we publish our ES Collection summer swimwear guide!
While you guys wait for that to come out, here’s a brand new aussieBum promo video featuring their STARR underwear range, available as brief, hipster and a variety of ultra bright colors. Briefs start around $31 USD.
Check them out www.aussiebum.com – and enjoy the video.
Move over, Phelps! There’s a new American Olympic superstar in town, and his name is Ryan Lochte.
Now that the U.S. swim team star is officially a gold medalist, we suggest 2(x)ist send him a complimentary pair of their brand new GOLD undies. It’s only fitting, right?
With stars like Ben Affleck, Zack Efron, and Channing Tatum sporting their 2(x)ist underwear like every other day, Ryan would in good company, too.
For the rest of us mere mortals who are not super fit athletic gods – we can get a feeling of what it’s like wearing gold by getting ourselves a pair of golden 2(x)ist briefs or trunks.
The range is available in 2(x)ist’s two signature fits: The Contour Pouch Brief and The No-Show Brief, in your choice of Black or White. Both the Brief and Trunk are engineered in stretch modal fabric, which molds to the body without clinging for an overall alluring, yet comfortable feel.
They’ve got an almost royal feel to them, we think. Fit for a
The brief is $30 USD and the trunk $34 USD.
Get them over at shop.2xist.com.
So, British newspaper, the Sun, recently ran a fun little article, testing performance underwear men in a quite unusual way…
They summoned a bunch of fit male models and teamed up with Thorpe Park to send send the models on Britain’s most extreme new rollercoaster, The Swarm, in just athletic undies.
G forces beyond your wildest dreams along with terrifying twists and turns — proven to have the same effect on the body as a game of high-impact sport — it was the ideal setting for an extreme underwear test.
And the models took no less than 3 turns!
See it pictured below.
Other high-scoring undies included the Nike Pro Combat Shorts and Lonsdale Men’s Trunks. Go here to read the entire article over at www.thesun.co.uk.
When will they be doing this test at Six Flags??