What To Do When Your Running Shoe Is Discontinued

.wp-caption { display: none; } If you’ve been running long enough, you have probably experienced this common problem. Just when you find the perfect running shoe—the one that feels like you are skipping on clouds, makes you run like the wind and thrillingly touches your “sole”—the shoe gets discontinued. After going through the proper stages […]

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Why Your Weight May Be a Factor When Choosing a Running Shoe

.wp-caption { display: none; } If you’ve been to a specialty running store, you probably know there are a lot of considerations when choosing a running shoe, from your gait to your arch position and more. However, according to a recent study, you may want to factor in your weight, as well. Researchers at the University […]

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BOA’s Dial Lacing System is Coming to Popular Running Shoe Brands

ASICS GEL-FujiRado, Photo: Courtesy of BOA BOA’s ingress into the super-competitive run space started—literally—with a sprint. Already well-established in dozens of industries, including snowboard, golf and cycling, the manufacturers of the innovative dial lacing system met up with New Balance five years ago with the very specific intention of adding their system to track spikes for […]

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3 Shoes That Offer Custom Fit Options For Runners

For better or for worse, the modern-day shoe buyer is often a virtual shopper, or perhaps a TOBO (try on, buy online) consumer. With fewer runners making their purchases through brick-and-mortar specialty running stores, the importance of fit and the ability to adjust for improved foot hold has grown much more important. The following shoes […]

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Mizuno Releases Patriotic Limited Edition Shoe For Peachtree Road Race

Photo: Courtesy of Mizuno If you’re running this year’s AJC Peachtree Road Race, then you’ll want to get your hands on a pair of their customized shoes created by Mizuno. The Limited Edition Peachtree Wave Rider 20 features an outline of the Atlanta skyline, a Georgia peach and fireworks to commemorate the world’s largest 10K that […]

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Mother’s Day Gift Ideas For The Running Mom In Your Life

When your mom (or daughter, sister, friend…) is a runner, there is no shortage of gift ideas. Some presents are more meaningful than others. And then there are just some things you won’t buy for yourself, but love to receive. This list will help streamline your shopping and gift giving. Share far and wide to […]

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