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10 Best Inline Skates
Inline skating has developed into a renowned activity in most parts of the universe for the past few years. That is why if you have never tried out such activity ever in your life, it is high time you get acquainted with the thrill that comes with taking part in such kinds of activities. If you try i...
our list of the 10 best hiking boots fully reivewed Buying Guide
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10 Best Hiking Boots Tested and Fully Reviewed
A good pair of hiking boots is essential for anyone regularly hitting the trails. Although typically a little bulkier, some of the benefits of boots can be preferable to hiking shoes.  Boots will improve the comfort of your feet and can protect your joints from the impact of the rugged terrain. The h...
10 Best Tough Mudder Gloves Buying Guide
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10 Best Tough Mudder Gloves Reviewed & Compared
Tough Mudder courses were created for the singular purpose of being challenging, to push its runners to their limits and to have them walk away knowing they are better for having tried. A good athlete knows their body’s limits and a veteran knows that the right equipment will help them go just that l...
10 Best Obstacle Course Racing Shoes Reviewed Buying Guide
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10 Best Obstacle Course Racing Shoes Reviewed
If you’ve never done an obstacle course before, or are new to it, it’s important to remember that our average daily running shoes (even if they are trail running shoes ) are not meant for the extreme terrain, exercise, and overall environment hat an obstacle course requires. Obstacle courses requi...
10 best Scarpa shoes reviewed Buying Guide
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10 Best Scarpa Running Shoes Reviewed
The trail runners from Scarpa our some of the toughest and most enduring shoes available to runners today. The protection they provide can help the adventurous conquer even the most rugged of mountain trails and have them on their feet for work the next day. Runnerclick has done in depth research on ...
List of the best snow Running Shoes Buying Guide
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10 Best Snow Running Shoes Reviewed
If you’re committed to running year-round you need shoes that can keep up. Runners who are familiar with white winters and trying to adjust their routine to snow will already know the value in finding a good pair of running shoes that can stand up to the weather. It can be a little overwhe...
List of the Best Cross Country Shoes Buying Guide
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10 Best Cross Country Shoes Reviewed & Tested
For cross country runners, it's important to invest in the right pair of cross country shoes. These shoes need to stay in good shape no matter the distance or the terrain. Some types of running shoe fare better than others, so picking out the specific shoe matters. Cross country shoes need to have th...
The top rated trail running shoes from La Sportiva Buying Guide
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10 Best La Sportiva Trail Running Shoes Reviewed
Are you looking to run a trail and in the need of some trail running shoes? If you are, then La Sportiva Trail Running Shoes is the perfect brand for you! When you hear the name La Sportiva, you wouldn't be surprised to learn that this company is rooted in Italy. In fact, this brand can trace it's or...
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10 Best Fell Running Shoes Reviewed & Fully Compared
Trail running can already prove to be one of the toughest things a runner can put themselves up to. So what do you do if you want to push even farther? What if your standard trails just aren’t enough? Fell running is about finding the roughest, hardest, most unpredictable terrain and making it ...
In depth review the Nike Air Max 2019 Buying Guide
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10 Best Winter Running Clothes Reviewed in 2019
You don’t have to let the elements break your healthy running habits. No matter the temperature, the 10 Best Winter Running Clothes offer protection and comfort from the cold. These winter running clothes give you the option to get out and keep going no matter what mother nature throws your way....
the best running shoes for people with flat feet reviewed Buying Guide
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Best Running Shoes for Flat Feet
Running is a popular sport throughout the world because it allows us to de-stress, compete in events, as well as maintain a healthy and active lifestyle. Regardless of where you run, it is definitely an excellent way to stay in shape and push yourself further. Unfortunately, some runners have illn...
The Altra Olympus 3.5 provides a stable and secure yet comfortable wear.
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Altra Olympus 3.5 Running Shoe Review
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Just like its predecessors, the Altra Olympus 3.5 is designed for trail runners who prefer a zero-drop platform along with substantial amounts of cushioning. Several of the brand's most well-known trademarked features are put to use to ensure that the buyer is protected, stabilized, and comfortable. ...
The Altra Timp IQ is the first commercially available smart shoe
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Altra Timp IQ Smart Shoe
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The Altra Timp IQ comes with many of the same features that one would expect from this particular brand. Its zero-drop platform measures in at 29mm, with a midsole that pairs A-Bound technology with UltraLight EVA. Its full-length outsole is created using DuraTread rubber and features TrailClaw techn...
The Merrell MTL Cirrus is a simple yet sturdy trail running shoe.
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Merrell MTL Cirrus Trail Running Shoe
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Merrell's MTL Cirrus is a simply-designed yet highly effective trail running shoe. All of its carefully engineered features enable its wear to be equal parts protective and lightweight. From rocky trails and thick forests to rain and snow, runners can stay secure in all types of environments. The ...
The New Balance Summit KOM was designed to handle many harsh terrains
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New Balance Summit KOM Trail Shoe Review
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The New Balance Summit KOM, or King of the Mountain, was designed to handle the most rugged terrains. With a wide range of protective features, this trail running shoe can handle everything from harsh rocky trails to heavy rain and snow. Its Vibram outsole runs the full length of the underfoot for...
The Brooks Cascadia 14 is a lightweight yet protective trail running shoe.
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9.3
Brooks Cascadia 14 Trail Shoe Review
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The Brooks Cascadia 14  has shown to be an incredible improvement in the brand's long line of trail running shoes. Reviews show that both its level of traction and overall weight and feel have changed for the better, making it a valuable piece of footwear for runners of all levels Much of the exce...
An in depth review of the Merrell Moab 2 Smooth hiking shoe.
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Truly Reliable Shoe: Merrell Moab 2 Smooth
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According to Merrell, ‘Moab’ is actually an acronym for ‘mother of all boots’. While this might be a slight overstatement, the Merrell Moab 2 Smooth truly is a reliable shoe that is great for tackling various terrain and will do so with ease. If you’re not big on mid-cut, waterproof hiking boots, ...
In depth review of the Brooks Caldera 3
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Brooks Caldera 3
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Four years of research has brought forth the Caldera 3, a neutral trail running shoe that allows you to tackle trails without losing comfort. The Brooks Caldera 3 comes with many updates to the popular Caldera 2 in the upper. It now features an Ariaprene mesh which gives the shoe its shape and has gr...
In depth review of the Salomon XA Elevate
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Salomon XA Elevate
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Salomon is synonymous with protection for all runners who desire to run in complicated, irregular, technical and even aggressive terrain, where they can run at a quick pace without caring too much where they tread. The Salomon XA Elevate, a new entry in the brand’s ‘On & Off trail&rsq...
In depth review of the Adidas Outdoor Terrex Agravic BOA
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Adidas Outdoor Terrex Agravic BOA
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The Adidas Outdoor Terrex Agravic BOA is the result of a joint venture between Adidas and BOA Fit Systems let by Christian Sigler as the head designer. Although it is the second version of the Agravic, this shoe has not much in common with the old one since, at first glance, they feel much more frien...
An in depth review of the The North Face Milan ultra-lightweight stylish trail running shoe.
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The North Face Milan
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This breathable and sleek summer trail running addition to The North Face shoe family is versatile, lightweight and comfortable, made with durable materials and the brand’s CRADLE sole technology. While the Milan trail shoe has its weaknesses, it’ll be a perfect choice for people looking for a stylis...
In depth review of the Brooks Ariel 18
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Brooks Ariel 18
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A 100-year-old company, Brooks has been exclusively making running shoes since 1977 which helps it compete with much bigger brands in terms of price and technology. The Brooks Ariel is the female version of the Beast which was introduced way back in 1992. The popularity of the shoe is such that it is...
The Merrell Agility Peak Flex 3 was designed for rugged trails.
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Merrell Agility Peak Flex 3
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The Merrell Agility Peak Flex 3 was designed for rugged trails while still being fit for use on paved roads. It features a Vibram Megagrip outsole with FLEXconnect dual-directional flex grooves for a stronger grip and easier movement. The compression-molded EVA midsole ensures long-lasting shock abso...
In depth review of the Salomon Techamphibian 4
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Salomon Techamphibian 4
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Founded in 1947, Salomon is a French sporting goods company that has become renowned for its innovative design and passion for footwear, apparel, and equipment for many sports. The latest offering from Salomon’s spring 2019, the Salomon Techamphibian 4 is designed as a technical trail and a wat...
The Adidas Outdoor Terrex Two is a long distance trailing shoe that's extremely versatile.
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Adidas Outdoor Terrex Two
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The Adidas Outdoor Terrex Two is definitely one of the more versatile models in the Terrex line. While this series was made for rugged outdoor environments, this particular shoe features a versatile wear that's meant for long distance trail running. Its Continental rubber outsole is made from the sam...
An in depth review of the Adidas Outdoor Terrex AX3 lightweight trail running shoe.
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Adidas Outdoor Terrex AX3
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Affordable, lightweight and durable, the Adidas Outdoor Terrex AX3 is a no-nonsense shoe that offers consistency and quality without making much fuss about it. This trail running shoe is made for fast paces across rugged, uneven terrain, and it provides the traction and protection needed for a comfor...
An in depth review of the Hoka One One Sky Arkali hybrid hiking shoe.
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HOKA ONE ONE Sky Arkali
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The Hoka One One Sky Arkali is a new type of hiking shoe that takes the traction and grip from a climbing shoe, cushioning and responsiveness from a running shoe and protective features from a hiking shoe and blends it into a performance-oriented shoe that will rock the trail running world. There are...
An in depth review of the Merrell Choprock lightweight and quick-drying trail and water shoe.
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Merrell Choprock
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The Merrell Choprock is a great two-in-one shoe for people who enjoy hikes on trails close to water. This shoe will provide excellent performance on various terrains, as well as good traction on slick and loose surfaces. The resilient rubber will protect your feet from impact, and the Hydramorph wate...
An in depth review of the Adidas Outdoor Terrex Agravic Speed Plus street-to-trail racing shoe.
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Adidas Outdoor Terrex Agravic Speed Plus
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The abrasion-resistant Terrex Agravic Speed Plus is a quality-made trail shoe you can take to the streets and back to the trail again. Made with the resilient Continental rubber, EVA foam and breathable, flexible mesh, this is a lightweight and fast trail racing shoe that will provide a confident, co...
An i depth review of the Merrell Moab 2 Earth Day hiking shoe made from eco-friendly, recycled materials.
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Merrell Moab 2 Earth Day
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More than a decade after the original Merrell Moab was released, the brand has decided it’s time to make an updated and improved version – the Merrell Moab 2 Earth Day. The ‘Earth Day’ is indicative of a version of the second shoe, which is eco-friendly and utilizes a lot of r...
In depth review of the Merrell Momentous
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Merrell Momentous
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The Momentous is Merrell’s newest addition to the Spring line up of trail running shoes. The new collection has been designed after consultation with athletes, research from Merrell labs and innovation in foot-in-motion science. This collection has been expanded in scope to reach all kinds of trail r...
In depth review of the Salomon Sense Max 2
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Salomon Sense Max 2
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The Sense shoe was developed after the 2010 Western States 100-mile run when Salomon’s brand ambassadors requested an improvement in their gear. The Salomon Sense Max 2 is similar to the Sense Ride 2 but is more cushioned and with more support. The upper of this shoe has been redesigned to leav...
An in depth review of the Merrell MQM Ace
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Merrell MQM Ace
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The MQM in the title is the short form for ‘Moving Quickly in the Mountains’ and this shoe is the latest addition in Merrell's MQM series. This shoe incorporates the suggestions given by Merrell's athlete ambassadors but has been made for the everyday mountain hiker who wants to take their performanc...
An in depth review of the Nike Air Zoom Terra Kiger 5 versatile and responsive trail running shoe.
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Nike Air Zoom Terra Kiger 5 Fully Reviewed
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The Nike Air Zoom Terra Kiger 5 is the brand’s new and agile addition to the spring’s trail runner’s line-up. This loud-looking trail shoe has a lot going for it, from the great traction it provides to its versatility and durability, making it one of the most expected trail shoes to...
An in depth review of the Merrell Tideriser Lace boat and trail shoe.
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Merrell Tideriser Lace
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This Merrell Tideriser Lace boating and trail shoe is a hybrid shoe made out of breathable, water-friendly, quality materials that dry fast and provide good comfort and traction. The Hydramorph midsole technology provides quick water drainage and increases the overall breathability of the shoe. For t...
The Adidas Terrex Free Hiker combines Boost foam and a mid-profile Primeknit Upper.
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Adidas Outdoor Terrex Free
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The Adidas Outdoor Terrex Free is an impressive combination of the company’s Boost foam, Primeknit materials, and Continental rubber. This is a new kind of hiking boot because it is lightweight, soft, and very responsive. Unlike other hikers, this shoe is designed to look more like a running sh...
The North Face Hedgehog Fastpack GTX is equal parts protective, stabilizing, and versatile
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The North Face Hedgehog Fastpack GTX
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The North Face designed their Hedgehog Fastpack GTX hiking shoe to be lightweight, fast-paced, and versatile. It includes a Vibram outsole with strategically-placed lugs for a strong and secure grip on trails, mud, and paved roads. Its compression-molded EVA midsole cushions and supports the underfoo...
An in depth review of the La Sportiva Blade GTX waterproof trail shoe.
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La Sportiva Blade GTX
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The versatile and performance-oriented La Sportiva Blade GTX hiking and trail running shoe features a high-quality build and smart design that allows it to provide flexibility, comfort, breathability, durability, waterproofing and overall great protection for a more than reasonable price. Unless you ...
An in depth review of the Merrell Bare Access Flex E-Mesh zero-drop trail shoe.
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Merrell Bare Access Flex E-Mesh
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The Merrell Bare Access Flex E-Mesh isn’t the type of shoe that will rock your world or the tail shoe industry. That being said, it does excel in the (light)weight category as a solid racing shoe choice that can tackle more than just road surfaces. However, this is a specific kind of need which...
The Salomon Spikecross 3 is a tough-looking sneaker with both breathable and water-resistant features in its upper.
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Salomon Spikecross 3
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The Salomon Spikecross 3 is the ideal shoe for tackling winter weather terrains. The Contagrip rubber lug system and nine metal spikes will dig into the soft ground and even ice to keep you safe and trekking forward. The shoe features a proprietary water-resistant membrane throughout the upper which ...
The Pearl Izumi X-ALP Launch works as a cycling and trail running shoe.
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Pearl Izumi X-ALP Launch
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Even though Pearl Izumi designed the X-ALP Launch for cycling and mountain biking, it also works as a fantastic trail running shoe. Its Vibram outsole has a Megagrip pedal zone for greater contact and connection with the pedals. The forefoot and heel feature chevron shaped gripping lugs to ensure a s...
The SCARPA Hydrogen GTX features a TPU cage and all-around Gore-Tex protection.
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Scarpa Hydrogen GTX
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The SCARPA Hydrogen GTX is a low-cut hiking shoe that is loaded with excellent support features. The strategically-placed lugs on the outsole are designed to help you move through terrain efficiently and easily without slipping. The EVA midsole is firm yet supportive and provides just the right amoun...
The Vivobarefoot Primus Trek is a hiking shoe with a versatile wear that works in all temperatures.
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Vivobarefoot Primus Trek
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As the name of the brand suggests, Vivobarefoot specializes in footwear for those who enjoy a barefoot construction. So its new Primus Trek hiking shoe is no different, thanks to its flexible yet stabilizing design. Its Firm Ground outsole covers the underfoot and offers incredible traction on everyt...
The Scarpa Epic Lite is an ideal model for fast-paced hiking.
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Scarpa Epic Lite
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Although it looks like a trail running shoe, the Scarpa Epic Lite was actually designed for fast hiking. Vibram's Megagrip compound and Etilas design enable high levels of traction on almost all terrains. It even comes complete with a Climbing Zone located at the forefoot to make precision climbing p...
The Scarpa Rapid hybrid approach shoe features a collapsible packing heel and clip loop.
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Scarpa Rapid
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Scarpa combined the silhouette of a running shoe with the performance of a hiking shoe to make the hybrid Rapid approach shoe. The outsole is durable and grippy enough to ensure a solid underfoot experience over a variety of trail terrains while the upper is supportive enough to prevent injury if tho...
An in depth review of the Hoka One One Tor Summit WP cushioned trail hiking shoe.
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Hoka One One Tor Summit WP
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The Hoka One One Tor Summit Waterproof is a low-top trail shoe that will spark the interest of anyone looking for a cushioned, comfy trail shoe. With the Vibram MegaGrip outsole and a thick midsole, along with the leather upper that is both breathable and waterproof, it’s no wonder the Tor Summ...
An in depth review of the Inov-8 Trailtalon 290 trail running shoe.
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Inov-8 Trailtalon 290
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The Inov-8 Trailtalon 290 is one in the line of many trail shoes that has just enough to pass as an okay shoe, but certainly not enough to ever be the star of the show. It performs exceptionally well on hard, dry surfaces and easier trails while offering medium cushioning and a lot of flexibility &nd...
The Altra Superior 4.0 features a newly designed lightweight and adaptable upper.
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Altra Superior 4.0
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The Altra Superior sneaker has been a highly successful model for the company and they definitely improved the overall design with the 4.0. This version of the shoe is sleeker, lighter weight, and more comfortable than the 3.5 according to most reviewers. The Trail Claw outsole and Natural Ride Syste...
An in depth review of the La Sportiva Kaptiva ultra-lightweight trail racing shoe.
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8.8
La Sportiva Kaptiva Reviewed for Performance and Quality
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The La Sportiva Kaptiva is the newest member of the La Sportiva family, that’s made with mountain racing in mind. The Kaptiva features a high-quality build, smart use of materials, and weight that puts it straight into the ultra-lightweight category in terms of trail running shoes. The sleek de...
An in depth review of the Saucony Peregrine ISO trail shoe with amazing traction.
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Saucony Peregrine ISO
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The Saucony Peregrine family is an award-winning one, and in this iteration of the Peregrine ISO, which came after the Peregrine 8, the shoe incorporates the popular ISOFIT upper construction that almost completely adapts to your foot’s movement on the trail. The Peregrine ISO features the PWRT...
The Altra Timp 1.5 gives plenty of soft cushioning and stable yet flexible wear.
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Altra Timp 1.5
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The Timp 1.5 is the latest model in one of Altra's newest and best-received lines. Along with the brand's zero-drop platform, it also includes a number of other supportive and stabilizing features. The outsole is made from a long-lasting DuraTread compound and includes a TrailClaw for greater le...
The La Sportiva Spire GTX makes for a  great starter hiking shoe.
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La Sportiva Spire GTX
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Though La Sportiva is already known for making incredibly rugged hiking boots, their lighter footwear is just as popular. Their Spire GTX hiking shoe is a great example, featuring all the protective qualities of a boot and the comfort of a running shoe. Its Vibram XS Trek outsole ensures lightweight ...
The Scarpa Moraine Plus GTX gives a comfortable waterproof wear that completely protects the hiker.
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Scarpa Moraine Plus GTX
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Scarpa's Moraine Plus GTX hiking boot is one of their simpler outdoor models. Its fairly basic yet rugged design allows it to fit in just as well in both casual settings and on the trail. Its Vibram outsole features a Dynatech 3 design to provide equal amounts of stability, cushioning, and amazing tr...
The 510v4 features a redesigned mesh upper with leather overlays.
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New Balance 510v4
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In the fourth version of New Balance’s 510 series, this sneaker is more breathable and supportive than its predecessor. The cushioning featured in the midsole is a combination of the company’s ABZORB foam and lightweight Acteva materials which are both supportive and shock-absorbent. The ...
The Scarpa Spin RS is better equipped for long distance runs
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Scarpa Spin RS
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The second model from their Spin line, Scarpa's Spin RS was designed specifically for long distance trail running. Its Vibram Megagrip outsole comes with a LiteBase construction that makes it easier to wear. Its dual-density midsole is made from two layers of Compression-Molded EVA that keep the...
The North Face created the Back-to-Berkeley Redux hiking boot to be insulated, waterproof, and secure.
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The North Face Back-to-Berkeley Redux
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Since its founding in the 1960s, The North Face has been known for its many lines of equipment and apparel. Though many seem to recognize their outerwear most of all, outdoor enthusiasts are also crazy about its shoes and boots. Out of all its winter boots, few seem to be more versatile than its Back...
An in depth review of the Scarpa Spin lightweight trail running shoe.
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Scarpa Spin
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The Scarpa Spin is a trail running shoe aimed at nature lovers that specifically need a lightweight, flexible and durable shoe that will boost their performance on short and steep uphill trails. The greatest thing about the Spin is its impeccable stability, which is partly due to the well-thought-out...
The Merrell All Out Crush 2 is lightweight and comfortable yet highly effective on the trails.
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Merrell All Out Crush 2
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Since the 1980s, Merrell has been creating high-quality footwear that enables runners of all levels to take on all types of terrains. Though known mainly for their hiking boots, they've also garnered praise for their various trail running shoes. Their All Out Crush line is one of their best-received,...
hoka one one evo jawz
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Hoka One One Evo Jawz
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Hoka brings you a pair of trail running shoes that is far different from some of their other shoes that are on the market today. You will get a whole new look and a different experience with the Hoka One One Evo Jawz trail running shoes. These are designed for those who are doing some hardcore trail ...
Hoka One One Speedgoat 3
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Hoka One One Speedgoat 3
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Where do we start with the Hoka One One Speedgoat 3? Hoka One One did it again with the newest version of their Speegoat line of trail running shoes. You will still get all the great things that you loved from the second iteration with a few improvements to make it just a little bit better for you. R...
The Fat Tire 3 features a breathable textile upper with an L6 Boa lacing system.
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Under Armour Fat Tire 3
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As the third model of Under Armour’s Fat Tire sneaker model, the Fat Tire 3 offers more flexibility and breathability than its predecessors. The outsole is very durable because Under Armour partnered with Michelin to develop an outsole that models a reliable traction-able bike tire, which is de...
An in depth review of the Scarpa Proton trail running shoe.
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Scarpa Proton
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The Scarpa Proton is a 10mm-drop trail shoe that provides average-to-good quality in all fields but will leave an unremarkable impression none the less. The durability and the quality of the outsole are good, as is the protection, breathability, traction, and price. However, for a shoe that wants to ...
The New Balance FuelCore Nitrel features a new sew engineered mesh upper and toe protect.
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New Balance Fuelcore Nitrel Fully Reviewed
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The New Balance Fuelcore Nitrel is an excellent option for anyone looking for a trail sneaker that is not too bulky. Many times, trail shoes tend to be stiff, boxy, and heavy but that is not the case with this great-looking sneaker. New Balance used materials in its engineering to make it a brea...
An in depth review of the Inov-8 Roclite 315 trail running shoe.
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Inov-8 Roclite 315
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The Inov-8 Roclite 315 trail running shoe has good and bad sides that are almost completely mutually exclusive, which doesn’t happen that often. The shoe is responsive, but you can’t experience it due to lack of flexibility in the upper. The durability and protection are high up on the qu...
The TX4 GTX features a suede leather upper and Gore-Tex lining.
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La Sportiva TX4 GTX
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The La Sportiva TX4 GTX approach shoe is a hybrid shoe that is a cross between a hiking boot, walking shoe, and a climbing shoe. Since the 1920s, La Sportiva has engineered shoes to help individuals conquer the outdoors efficiently and comfortably and this shoe is no exception. The company included a...
An in depth review of the Salomon X-Mission 3 CS light trail running shoe.
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Salomon X-Mission 3 CS
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The original X-Mission 3 was re-released with a CS suffix that stands for the popular ClimaShield waterproofing technology featured on the upper of this Salomon shoe. Intended to be worn in any weather and on a variety of trails, the X-Mission 3 CS has one real flaw: despite what the brand’s sa...
Saucony really upped their game with the Xodus ISO 3 improving on nearly every aspect of the shoe in comparison to the ISO 2
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Saucony Xodus ISO 3
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Saucony chose to rebuild much of the shoe from the bottom up in this third iteration of their widely popular Xodus ISO series. This version features an entirely rebuilt midsole that utilizes the company's Everun midsole running the entire length. This material is known to provide flexibility, durabil...
The 10v4 features a no-sew upper with lightweight and breathable mesh.
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New Balance Minimus 10v4
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Although minimalist running is on the down-trend, there are still a lot of people out there looking for a great low-profile trail running shoe. New Balance changed up the design of the Minimus 10 model and added some more cushioning and took away some of the seams. The midsole of the 10v4 is updated ...
The Scarpa Neutron 2 is a trail running shoe that's as protective and comfortable as it is stylish.
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Scarpa Neutron 2
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Scarpa has described their Neutron line as their do-it-all running shoes, able to take on even the most challenging terrains but can still be used for casual jogs. The Neutron 2 definitely follows this pattern with its durable materials and sock-fit construction. The brand was smart enough to br...
If looking into competing in races on the trails, the Salomon S/Lab Sense 7 shoe would be an investment you would definitely benefit from.
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Salomon S/Lab Sense 7
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Everyone knows the importance of investing in a great pair of shoes. It’s been proven time and time again that having proper footwear can greatly reduce joint pain, increase athletic performance and reduce instances of injury. When it comes to trail running, however, it’s a whole new ball...
The Salomon S-Lab Speed 2 is a minimal yet highly durable trail running shoe
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Salomon S-Lab Speed 2
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The Salomon S-Lab Speed 2 is the second model in a line of highly durable and efficient trail running shoes. It includes all of the same features that runners enjoyed about the previous version with a more minimalist design. Its tread pattern still offers incredible traction and is now made from Prem...
in depth review of the Scarpa Zen
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Scarpa Zen
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If you are looking for a great approach shoe that is going to keep your feet happy and comfortable and is super durable then you have come to the right place. The Scarpa Zen hiking shoes are able to handle a plethora of obstacles you may find in your way when you are out hitting the trails. Whet...
The La Sportiva Primer Low GTX is a comfortable and versatile hiking boot
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La Sportiva Primer Low GTX
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The La Sportiva Primer Low GTX combines all of the qualities that are needed in both trail running shoes and hiking boots. Its Vibram Nano outsole provides durable, long-lasting traction that keeps runners going on rough terrains, yet is able to function well on paved roads. Its EVA midsole, combined...
An in depth review of the La Sportiva Tempesta GTX trail running shoe.
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8.6
La Sportiva Tempesta GTX
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The Tempesta GTX is a high-quality, versatile technical trail running shoe with amazing performance. Meant to be worn during the colder months, on rocky, slippery, muddy and icy trails, the Tempesta GTX is surprisingly breathable for a running shoe with a waterproof Gore-Tex® membrane. This is an...
In depth review of the Altra Lone Peak 4
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8.7
Altra Lone Peak 4
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Altra has produced trail shoes for years and has proven themselves to be a high-quality brand along the way. The Lone Peak 4.0 is the newest update to this model and brings with it some great new additions. The upper has been made to be more breathable and has even more drainage capabilities. The out...
The La Sportiva Lycan trail running shoe is as durable as it is lightweight and flexible.
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7.5
La Sportiva Lycan
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Having been in business since the late 1920s, Italian-based La Sportiva is a go-to brand for many when it comes to outdoor gear. From clothing and footwear to backpacks and poles, it fully prepares athletes for all types of terrains and climates. Their trail running shoes have become more popular in ...
The Inov-8 Parkclaw 275 performs just as well on roads as it does on trails
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8.0
Inov-8 Parkclaw 275
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As a company that specializes in all-terrain footwear, Inov-8 has released plenty of models that work just as well on roads as they do on trails. Their Parclaw 275 running shoe is one of these particular models. The tread pattern of its Tri-C outsole is designed to provide a strong grip on mud and ro...
The PureGrit 7 Is a great shoe If your planing on doing lots of Light trail or road running.
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7.3
Brooks PureGrit 7
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The Brooks PureGrit line has been around for a while now, providing trail runners with a lightweight and comfortable ride during their short or long-distance runs. The PureGrit 7 is one of the newest silhouettes in this line-up. It improves upon its predecessor in a number of ways, most notable of wh...
La Sportiva Akyra GTX Running Shoe
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La Sportiva Akyra GTX
The La Sportiva Akyra GTX is an amazing trail running shoe that customers love for running on all different terrains and conditions. If you are looking for a durable and comfortable pair of rugged trail running shoes then you have come to the right place. Whether you are running on a forest trai...
The La Sportiva Synthesis Mid GTX is a breathable yet waterproof alternative to hiking boots
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8.4
La Sportiva Synthesis Mid GTX
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Founded in Italy in 1928, La Sportiva has since become one of the most popular hiking and mountaineering brands. Now located in 70 countries worldwide, it's more than familiarized itself with difficult terrains of all types and has created footwear, apparel, and equipment strong enough to take them a...
The New Balance 690v2 Trail is an extremely stylish and comfortable trail running shoe.
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8.7
New Balance 690v2 Trail
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With the rising popularity of trail running, more well-known brands are now attempting to create their own rugged outdoor sports shoe. Some have succeeded quite wonderfully, while others may need to go back to the drawing board. Though it may not look like your average trailing model, the New Balance...
The Inov-8 X-Talon 230 manages to be both lightweight and durable.
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8.1
Inov-8 X-Talon 230
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British-based Inov-8 has perfected high-quality running gear of all types since 2003. Now operating in 60 countries worldwide, it's safe to say that they’ve studied what works best on every type of terrain. This, of course, is what makes their trail running shoes so well received. One of their ...
In depth review of the La Sportiva TX3
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9.1
La Sportiva TX3
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The La Sportiva TX3 approach shoes are an amazing mix of a trail runner and a hiking boot. You get the best of both worlds when it comes to these great shoes. You do not have to worry about your shoes taking a beating when going on long hikes or runs in the woods, as these are going to last you ...
An in depth review of the New Balance Summit Unknown protective trail shoe.
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8.7
New Balance Summit Unknown
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The New Balance Summit Unknown is a sleek and stylish response to overly bulky, maximalist trail shoes that surround us. With this lightweight and durable model, the brand puts the misconception that a stable, protective trail shoe must look massive to rest. The Summit Unknown is an all-around shoe t...
The Brooks PureGrit 6 is a very lightweight and comfortable trail running shoe
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8.8
Brooks PureGrit 6
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As a company that specializes in running gear, Brooks Running has become the go-to brand for many when it comes to trail shoes. Their PureGrit line is a series of lightweight footwear that's intended for use on light to moderate trails. The sixth model in this line is currently the lightest one ...
Unique lacing system and lightweight upper
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6.8
La Sportiva VK
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La Sportiva is known for engineering exceptional specialty performance shoes and the VK definitely hits the mark in that category. With its extremely grippy v-shaped lugs and firm yet supportive midsole, it is sure to help you scramble up rock faces quickly. These shoes feature a Dual Density Rock Pl...
The Brooks Cascadia 13 works just as well on roads as it does on rough terrains
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8.6
Brooks Cascadia 13
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As a long-standing athleticwear company, it's no surprise that Brooks Running offers a number of high-quality lines that have been around for years. One of its more enduring lines is Cascadia, a series of sturdy yet comfortable trail running shoes. This thirteenth model serves as a testament to ...
Updated Mesh Upper for more breathability and more adaptable fit
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9.5
Brooks Mazama 2
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The updated version of the Mazama is a great trail running shoe for anyone looking to pick up the pace a little off-road. Brooks designed the sneaker to be a fast-paced, relatively cushioned shoe to carry you quickly over trails. The most exciting features of this sneaker are the crash pad and forefo...
Salomon Men's Sense Pro 3 Trail Running Shoes
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8.8
Salomon Sense Pro 3
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The Salomon Sense Pro 3 is the most recent iteration of the Sense line of trail shoes. It is not only good looking but it is a wonderful trail shoe that is going to give you the freedom to run almost anywhere. From city sidewalks to wooded trails, these shoes have you covered. It may be hard to imagi...
Scarpa Neutron is a comfortable shoe with high level of protection
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8.3
Scarpa Neutron
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Trail running is a popular past-time. It can not only help athlete’s cardiovascular capabilities but traversing up and down cliffs and mountainsides on uneven terrain can really help sculpt those lower body muscles as well. It doesn’t come without its dangers, though, among them being spr...
Brooks Cascadia 12 has lots of traction and a great cushioning systems
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8.5
Brooks Cascadia 12
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Brooks has been around in the running shoe market since 1914, making it one of the longest lasting American athletic wear companies on the market today. They have always been ahead of the curve, offering consumers the newest technological advances in not only road running shoes, but trail options as ...
An in depth review of the Altra Olympus 3.0 trail running shoe
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8.2
Altra Olympus 3.0
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The Altra Olympus 3.0 is a new and improved version of the brand’s previous maximalist trail shoes. With added flexibility and increased breathability, the traditional cushiony, 33mm zero-drop sole, Vibram MegaGrip rubber and Natural Ride System on the outsole for a better grip and traction, this is ...
The Salomon Kalalau is a lightweight trail running shoe that's ideal for beginners
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8.5
Salomon Kalalau
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The French-based athletic brand Salomon has been one of the world’s most acclaimed athletic companies since the late 1940’s. Having tested out their clothing and equipment high in the Alps during their early days, it’s quite safe to say that they know how to create the right gear fo...
In depth review of the New Balance Fresh Foam Hierro v3
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7.8
New Balance Fresh Foam Hierro V3
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If you’re considering taking your runs to the trails, it is important to invest in a solid pair of trail running shoes. They are made for technical terrain and are designed specifically to provide stability, traction, and protection for the runner to not only improve performance but lower ...
Lightweight Mesh Upper With Synthetic Overlays
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6.6
Asics Gecko XT
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With the introduction of Asics’ Gecko XT, comes the introduction of its revolutionary new outsole material: GeckoTrac. This rubber is extremely grippy and durable and will help maintain a great level of traction, even on wet surfaces. Although this trail shoe lacks the appearance of a rugged tr...
In depth review of the Asics Gel Sonoma 3
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9.5
Asics Gel Sonoma 3
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Investing in a pair of great trail running shoes is important as terrain like boulders, soft dirt and rocks are very hard on the joints and knees of a runner. Without proper protection from this type of terrain, it can be easy to get injured. When you set out to look for the right trail shoe for...
The Brooks Caldera 2 is a versatile trail running shoe
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Brooks Caldera 2
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Brooks Running has been a go-to brand for all types of running gear after the brand cut down its line by 50% in 2001. Though their simple yet stylish apparel is loved by runners of all levels, it’s their trail running shoes that have earned them continuous praise. Their models are able to strik...
The Topo Athletic Runventure 2 is a supportive and comfortable trail shoe
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7.9
Topo Athletic Runventure 2
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When Topo Athletic released their Runventure trail running shoe in 2015, reviewers took note of how careful the company was to incorporate all of the primary features that outdoor runners look for in their footwear. With a highly protective outsole, a durable yet breathable upper, and lightweight com...
what are the best trail running shoes on the market and what should you look for in a pair? Buying Guide
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Bored of running on roads? Ready to try something different? Trail running just might be your niche! If you are looking for a more challenging workout and to branch out of your normal routine, give trail running a shot. Trail running comes with many benefits and presents you with new and challenging ...
The Adidas Terrex Agravic XT is a trail runner for those who need extra cushioning
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9.0
Adidas Terrex Agravic XT
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The Adidas Terrex Agravic XT is a versatile trail running shoe that's designed for those who prefer a more cushioned wear. This is thanks to the use of Adidas' trademarked Boost technology and a layer of EVA placed on top. Both materials run the full length of the shoe for complete cushioning and an ...
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