Press & Reviews

Want to Buy a Mask? SPIbelt now making, selling them
Statesman (4-3-2020) SPIBelt, an Austin-based fitness accessory company, has turned from manufacturing fitness belts to store your stuff while running to making masks for personal use. Founder Kim Overton says she already had all the wicking material and elastic for...
Austin Running Company Changes Course Amid Coronavirus Pandemic
KUT 90.5 (4-8-2020) The economic shutdown caused by the coronavirus outbreak hit Kim Overton’s company like it did many others. “We had to let go four people and a lot of our retail partners have had to shut their doors,”...
Community updates: Iconic Austin Brands offering discount for items donated to Austin children...
Community Impact (5-22-2020) SPIbelt, located at 8201 E. Riverside Drive, Austin, has pivoted from making small belts designed for running to face masks. CEO Kim Overton is donating 500 reusable masks to LifeWorks as well as an additional 200 masks to clients of the local nonprofit. 
The Most Useful Accessories to Add to Your Hiking Pack
Russal Gear: 9 of the Best Running Belts to Carry Your Phone, Keys, and Bank Card (6-24-2020) Russal Gear included us in their roundup review, "9 of the Best Running Belts to Carry Your Phone, Keys and Bank Card" SPIbelt...
Run Like Harry and Match His "Styles"
Getting out and moving your body is one of the best things we can do for both our mental and physical health. Our beloved Harry Styles knows this and has been out on runs in his neighborhood in London during...
Central Texas Food Bank
The SPIbelt team had a fun afternoon learning about the work done at Central Texas Food Bank, a local non-profit here in Austin, Texas. They received an extensive tour of the campus from the CEO, Derrick Chubbs. Wow, do they...
Air Canada's enRoute Magazine Features SPI H2O Hydration Belt
This month Air Canada’s in flight magazine, enRoute, featured the SPI H2O Venture Series hydration belt! Check out the great coverage and get running!
Marilyn Denis Show's Spring Fitness Gear Guide
Fitness expert Samantha Monpetit-Hyunh joined the Marilyn Denis Show to tell the audience about the latest fitness gear to get you outside this spring. SPIbelt was her top pick for a hands-free workout solution! Watch the clip below or visit the Marilyn Denis website.  
Print Review: Featured in Women's Health Magazine
SPIbelt was featured in Women’s Health Magazine April 2014! 
Check Out SPIbelt in Women’s Health
Check out SPIbelt in the April issue of Women’s Health. SPIbelt is featured along with 80s inspired leggings by SukiShufu London in the Fitness and Fashion section. The April issue of Women’s Health is full of exercise and fitness techniques...
Print Review: Austin: The Innovation Issue
SPIbelt was featured in the Austin Magazine: The Innovation Issue. Check it out below!
Review: Austin Business Journal
A pesky problem on the trails leads to a multimillion-dollar company – Read our review on the Austin Business Journal!
Print Review: More Magazine
Kim Overton was featured in More Magazine in the July/August issue of 2013!
Video Review: My SPIbelt Video Contest Teaser!
How do you use your SPIbelt? Kim Overton, Inventor and CEO, uses hers when she works out. We want to know how you use your SPIbelt in the most fun, serious, or unique ways! In the next couple of weeks,...
Review: Muscle & Performance
Muscle & Performance wrote a great column about SPIbelt.
Print Review: Runner's Gear of the Year
SPIbelt was featured as Runner’s Gear of the Year for 2012! 
Video Review: Fitzness Minute
SPIbelt and SPIband – Carries Your Small Stuff While you Workout. If you’re sick of being bogged down with STUFF while you run, walk, cycle, dance, lift or other … check in to these SPIbelts and SPIbands. Fitness Expert, Fitz Koehler, shares how this cool tool can enhance your workouts.
Video Review: Rachel Ray
SPIbelt featured on the Rachael Ray Show
Video Review: The Big Idea: Donny Deutsch
Donny Deutsch and Kim Overton, Inventor and CEO of SPIbelt™, discuss SPIbelt’s™ success as a product and a company.
Video Review: Small Business Success
Inventor and CEO, Kim Overton, shares her story about the beginnings of SPIbelt™. 
Review: Dawn Rambles
I am super excited to share an awesome product with you all. I have been meaning to get this up for al little while now and it seems like something always stops my efforts. I’m not sure how many of...