Gear Reviews

The 2020 Bible of Bike Tests: Santa Cruz Tallboy X01 CC Reserve – Fitness Article

The 2020 Bible of Bike Tests: Santa Cruz Tallboy X01 CC Reserve Of the many regions that have hosted the Bible of Bike Tests over its 11 years, none is as aptly named as Park City. The place is more playground than town. The networks that criss-cross its valleys are so dense and so diverse that you could easily ride all day and never lose sight of town, never cross the same path twice, and never, ever get bored. Then,…

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2019 Best In Gear Awards » Top Running Shoes and Gear of the Year – Running Fitness Article

2019 Best In Gear Awards » Top Running Shoes and Gear of the Year We know you’ve all been waiting patiently for the annual Best in Gear Awards to come out, because how else would you know what to buy? So here it is– Believe in the Run’s Best in Gear 2019 Awards. There are some surprises (like the first thing on this list), some unexpected hits (newcomer Iffley Road), and some downright obvious choices (just look at the starting…

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Iffley Road Apparel Performance Review » Believe in the Run – Running Fitness Article

Iffley Road Apparel Performance Review » Believe in the Run What You Need To Know Premium apparel that’s made in England from high-quality materials Vintage design with a modern touch Excellent fit and construction, with great attention to detail   JARRETT: Iffley Road is the Oxford track where Roger Bannister broke the 4-minute mile. It’s also the name of a British apparel brand owned by a husband and wife team, both runners, both from England. In 2012 the creators of…

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2019 Holiday Gift Guide » Believe in the Run – Running Fitness Article

2019 Holiday Gift Guide » Believe in the Run The 2019 Holiday Gift Guide is back again, which means it’s that time of year again. But really, that’s all year for runners– a time to ask for/buy a bunch of crap you don’t really need. To make you more annoying to your significant other, we’ve assembled a list of some of our favorite gifts for runners that aren’t shoe/apparel related. That list will be coming in the next week or so.…

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2019 Fall Running Sock Roundup » Believe in the Run – Running Fitness Article

2019 Fall Running Sock Roundup » Believe in the Run Holy sh*t there’s a lot of running socks out there. From toe socks to compression, there are more sock options available than entrees on a Cheesecake Factory menu. Nobody has time for that (if you do, you’re way more into feet than we are, and there are other sites for that). So we thought we’d do a fall running sock roundup of what we’ve been wearing/reviewing to give you a…

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YMR Track Club Apparel Review » Believe in the Run – Running Fitness Article

YMR Track Club Apparel Review » Believe in the Run What You Need To Know Designed and manufactured in Sweden Classic retro styling Basically the European Tracksmith Chances are you haven’t heard of YMR Track Club. Unless you’re Swedish. So here’s a little intel, as if it isn’t obvious from the feature photo: YMR Track Club is basically Swedish Trackmith. Founded in 2017 by Olympic athlete Peter Häggström Lindecrantz as a celebration to his former sports club IK Ymer, Peter…

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Runderwear Performance Review » Believe in the Run – Running Fitness Article

Runderwear Performance Review » Believe in the Run What You Need To Know All Runderwear clothing incorporates a seamless design to eliminate chafing All-around comfort throughout any run Meaghan loved all the items she tested Meaghan: Runderwear is a UK based company whose whole ethos is about creating chafe-free performance clothing. Their gear has no side seams and is label-free to prevent irritation and rubbing. As someone who’s terrified to get in the shower after a long run (when you…

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