Footwear

Need a Little Stability But Not Too Much Stability? This Is Your Shoe

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It's like The Story of Goldilocks and the Three Bears --- but for runners. You want shoes that are light and neutral but still have a little bit of stability. You want shoes that can help you run fast, but still feel like you're supported. You want shoes that are juuust riiight. If this sounds …
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Want to Go Running in the Snow? These Two Products Make It Possible (Without You Biting It)

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A week or so ago, one of my good friends sent me this funny clip via Twitter. And it cracked me up. Yes, running in the snow and ice does kind of make you a bad ass. I mean, talk about nothing stopping you from getting your workout on! But. Well, dude, that's not very safe! Bad-ass or not, you're …
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Brooks’ New Transcend Is Like Running on Clouds

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Back when I was in New York for the Brooks Running blog ambassador trip, I got the chance to get my hands on a pair of the new Transcend shoes. Said to be pretty much running heaven --- with a luxurious ride and plushness that many runners have forgone in favor of more minimalist shoes lately --- …
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Rykä’s Purple Power: Testing Out Leggings and Training Shoes

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Many moons ago, the weather got colder. Much colder. And as I pulled out my millionth pair of workout capris hoping for pants, I knew something had to be done. I knew I needed full-leg coverage, and I needed it before the Polar Vortex! Okay, so back then I didn't know the Polar Vortex was coming or …
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L.L.Bean Review: Winter, You’re Not Keeping Us Indoors!

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Winter hasn't been very nice this year. That whole "Polar Vortex" thing? Um, not cool, Robert Frost. But, despite the unlivable, beyond-freezing temps it bestowed upon most of the country (those of you that live on the West Coast, consider yourself lucky), one very good thing came out of the …
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Run Like a Puma: Faas 500 S and Faas 100 R Glow Review

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Puma is just one of those brands that is so damn cool. Sleek and fast-looking, I've long been infatuated with the whole look and vibe (along with my friend Tom who is even more obsessed). And we've reviewed its running shoes before. In fact, we've even tried this particular type of Puma shoe: the …
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Hanging With Erin, Fab Bloggers and Brooks Running in NYC

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Remember how I told you I'd be sharing more about my trip to NYC for Brooks Running (of which we are a brand ambassador!)? Well, here's that post! But, first, photos of super cute kids. Because, well these aren't just any adorable kids --- they're Erin's! Behold the cuteness ... with that little …
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