Shoes

Best Classic Running Shoes in 2021

  If you’re a nostalgic runner, you’ll love the shoes we’re reviewing today. In a running world where most sneakers have fancy footbeds, built-in technology to track your every move, and anti-overheating innovations, it’s a refreshing ...

Best All-White Running Shoes in 2021

  All-white running shoes seem like a dangerous proposition, especially if you're a trail running and it's after Labor Day. Why even bother to review the "best all-white running shoes"? Don’t they get super dirty? Aren’t they easy to ...

Nike Vs adidas – Which Brand Is Right For You?

Yankees versus Red Sox. Gretzky versus Lemieux. Ali versus Frazier. Nike versus adidas. Legendary rivalries, all. This installment of our shoe comparison series pits against each other the two undisputed heavyweights of elite running footware. In ...

Brooks Vs New Balance – Which Brand Is Right For You?

In this installment of our shoe-comparison series, we're getting into two widely popular brands known for their comfort and durability: Brooks and New Balance. Making a decision between these two can be difficult, and they both have an army of ...

Best Gore-Tex Running Shoes in 2021

  We’ve all experienced running in wet weather, only to arrive home with our feet soaked. You could consider it an occupational hazard. But running shoes should protect your feet! The reality is, though, that some/many of them aren’t ...

What To Do With Old Running Shoes

Running shoes are a consumable, disposable commodity. For runners going through a high-volume training plan, a pair might last as little as two or three months before its 400-mile life is over. Going through so many shoes means that the bottom of ...

ASICS Vs New Balance – Which Brand Is Right For You?

Welcome to the latest installment of our series where we size up two popular shoes brands and pit them against each other. Up this time around: ASICS versus New Balance. Both brands are widely popular with serious and recreational runners alike. But ...

What Are Maximalist Running Shoes?

There are so many unique terms that you have to learn when you get into running. I went through this myself. I thought I had heard just about everything during the first couple of years. After reading so much and learning so much, what else was ...

Best Running Shoes for Older Runners in 2021

  Running is a great way to exercise, and it's easy for people of all ages. While other forms of working out seem to be primarily for the “kids,” it is exceedingly common to see runners in their 50s, 60s, 70s, and even 80s completing ...

How To Measure Your Shoe Size At Home

Buying shoes on the internet is standard operating procedure these days. While there are many benefits to visiting your local running store and getting properly fitted, that isn't always convenient or possible. Proper sizing is critical, though, and ...

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