Lumo Run Featured Giveaway

Lumo Run Valentine’s Day Giveaway!!

We are really excited to announce that we are giving away two Lumo Run sensors for Valentine's Day. This little device we fell in love with last year and it's designed to improve your running form. It's also the first smart tracker to analyze your running form and offer personalized coaching to help you exceed your goals. a Rafflecopter giveaway

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Running Japan Featured

Feature: Running in Japan with Brooks

Back in the day, I never really embraced the idea of running while I was traveling. I always took the approach that I would be walking all day and exercise would not be a problem, so why would I pack more equipment on top of it? Then several years ago I changed my perspective. The first trip I tried this on was a family trip to Ireland. I had run ...

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2016 Gift Guide

Best Holiday Gifts for Runners 2016

Alright the time has come and you are probably scrambling for last minute ideas, so we have a great list for you. From stocking stuffers to big box items, we have something for everyone. We went through our best of the bests and here we go!! GREAT IDEAS UNDER $30 Sportland Tea We reviewed Sportland Tea back when they were using the name “Runner’s Tea” and while the name may have changed, the ...

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TrailShoes2016 Featured

Trail Running Shoe Showdown 2016: Racing

I am consistently asked what my favorite shoes are and my answer is always the same, it depends. What terrain are you on, distances are you covering, what’s your pace, any lower extremity conditions, etc. These are all the questions I ask and even then I can return a list of what might work for you, but from that point it’s up to you. I don’t believe in the perfect ...

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Brooks Transcend 3 Featured

Shoe Review: Brooks Transcend 3

One of our more popular reviews from 2015 was for the Brooks Transcend 2 and people seemed really blown away by the shoe, both in terms of comfort and performance. The whole premise of the Transcend This year, i got a chance to take the female version of the Launch 3 for a spin to see how much it has changed and to see if its still as good as ...

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OTC Socks Featured

Apparel Review: Long Socks and Compression Technology

We wanted to put together an article on the growing fascination with long socks and if you aren't exactly sure what we're talking about, the “technical" term is over the calf (or OTC). In reality, manufacturers are designing these socks more like hosiery which aids in compression and runners around the world are taking notice. In this article, we reviewed some of the top sellers from various manufacturers and wanted ...

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Feature: Limited Edition Boston Marathon 2016 Shoe Round-Up

It’s that time of year and we are only a few days away from the 2016 Boston Marathon. While that means incredible experiences for some lucky runners out there, it also means we get some killer limited edition redesigns of some flagship shoes from various manufacturers. Here is a quick wrap up of all the shoes for this year! Adidas Adidas is all blue and yellow for the Boston Athletic Association version ...

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Gear Review: Qalo Workout Rings

I've been a fan of these for a long time, so I was pumped to get a chance to review them. It starts off with a simple premise, have you ever been running, cycling, lifting, or really working out in anyway and had to leave your wedding band behind? It has become commonplace for me and frankly annoys me to no end. Removing my ring and leaving it behind in ...

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New-Years---Feature

Holiday Seasons and Resolutions

The holiday season brings around a number of challenges for any athlete. Things like large family dinners, extensive travel, inclement weather, etc, and we wanted to take a moment and address those feelings and how to deal with them especially as it relates to your fitness routine. In this installment we want to talk about how you can beat those holiday blahs or at the very least embrace them. Don't get ...

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