Our team of testers are athletes first. Seiji Ishii, GearHungry's editor-in-chief, is a rock climber, cyclist, dirt biker, and an American College of Sportsmedicine certified and degreed trainer. Staff writer Billy Brown is a former gym owner and boxer. Editorial director Sean McCoy is an ultramarathon runner with finishes of the Leadville 100, Never Summer 100, and many other trail races under his belt. So we know and care about workout equipment. And we'll offer you the best advice we can find, whether you want to train to climb a mountain or reach a new personal record lift.