The Perfect Ride Kit

What’s in your ride kit? Everyone has several things they take with them on EVERY ride they ever take. Every time. Before each ride, you have to make sure you have everything because it would be a disaster to be 50 miles from home realizing you don’t have something you need. Well, our solution is … Continued

SweatVac’s 5 Favorite Running Apps

Looking for a bit of help tracking your workouts, mapping your routes, or maybe you need a little motivation (ahem, running from zombies)? Look no further! Here are our Top 5 Running Apps that work on both iOS and Android phones.   RunKeeper Free/$9.99; Available on iOS and Android RunKeeper is far and away … Continued

We’re Always Asked: Can I Use Dye Sublimation?

We are always asked if a person’s image can work with our dye sublimation process. Well, we are here to answer your questions about dye sublimation. Here are the most common: Are there too many colors for dye sublimation? No, we can dye sublimate anything you’d be able to see on a computer screen. Is … Continued

Nighttime Workouts

Tomorrow is the Winter Solstice here in the northern hemisphere, and that means it’s the shortest day of the year. For us here in Chicago, sunrise is at 7:15am and sunset is basically noon. Not really, it’s 4:22pm, but you can understand why we feel that way. That gives us 9 hours and 7 minutes … Continued

Surviving the Winter on your Bike

Just like we talked about last week with winter running, cycling in the cold comes with its own set of unique challenges. Not only do you have to keep yourself warm, but you have to keep your bike in working order as well as staying safe on the road. Let’s start with keeping yourself warm: … Continued

Now Hiring Sales Reps and Consultants

SweatVac® Performance Wear, a fast growing boutique sportswear company in Chicago, is seeking a full-time, well-organized, self-motivated sales professional to work in the endurance athletics market. Responsibilities include cultivating a sales territory of specialty athletic stores, endurance races, clubs, and teams, as well as managing a territory of current accounts. Sales experience and a passion … Continued

Why Use Dye Sublimation Transfer?

SweatVac® Performance Wear products are customized by a process called “dye sublimation transfer,” or dye-sub, for short. It’s a process that dyes your image directly into the fabric. In traditional screen printing, an image is rendered in ink that bonds with the fabric and sits on top of it. Dye sublimation is different in that … Continued

Run in Style with Your Team!

Are you on a team that’s been preparing for a big race? Or maybe even a Ragnar Relay? You’ve trained hard together. You’ve bonded. You’ve improved together. So why not take the logical next step? It’s time to look the part! Whether you have hundreds in your group, or just a dozen, we are ready … Continued

Preparing for a Long Bike Ride

The fall is the perfect time to go out and get a really long run in. Maybe you and your friends have planned a century or even a double century ride. We love long rides and think they are a great opportunity to bond with friends and team members, explore your area, and best of … Continued

We’re Back (to Posting)!

Welcome back, SweatVac fans! It’s been a while. Maybe more than a while – more like 8 months since our last post. But don’t worry! We are back on it. We’re going to keep this short and sweet, so keep checking back for updates on events, discounts, giveaways, sponsorships, training tips, and the like. Here’s … Continued