Running Gear

Introducing Mizuno Enerzy, the world’s first bubblegum shoe – Running Fitness Article

Introducing Mizuno Enerzy, the world’s first bubblegum shoe If you’ve ever run in a Mizuno shoe, you know what to expect. The Japanese company provides a comfortable fit that produces great results for many runners. Sure, the brand tends to stick with a traditional appearance for its shoes that hasn’t changed much in years past, but they don’t look bad by any means. Well, forget everything you knew about Mizuno, because the company just dropped its latest running shoe, the…

Read More

REVIEW: Saucony Peregrine 10 ST – Running Fitness Article

REVIEW: Saucony Peregrine 10 ST When Saucony designates a shoe for sloppy terrain, you know they mean business. Their ST (sloppy terrain) version of the Peregrine 10 is great for the trail runner who live in really cold or muddy climates and really lives up to the name they gave it. Category: Neutral cushionDrop: 4mmWeight: 281g for women’s size 9Available: January 1, 2020MSRP: $149.95 One of the biggest changes to this trail running shoe is an update that almost all…

Read More

REVIEW: Sugoi’s Zap Tech clothing line – Running Fitness Article

REVIEW: Sugoi’s Zap Tech clothing line Sugoi understands that the fear of not being seen is enough to deter the most enthusiastic runner. This is why they’ve integrated Zap technology in their winter running line, offering runners the confidence they need to keep them going through through the colder months.   RELATED: Sugoi Zap Technology: a winter runner’s dream Sugoi Firewall 180 Zap Tights Runners want the confidence of being seen, without resembling a Christmas tree. Thankfully, Sugoi’s Firewall 180…

Read More

Things I’m loving – December – Running Fitness Article

Things I’m loving – December Christmas is ALMOST here. I cannot wait. We have our work Christmas do tonight, Kyle and I have a day off tomorrow and we’re seeing Star Wars. Things are pretty good! I thought I’d do a quick run down of some things in December I’ve been enjoying. I was recently sent two items from the website Born Tough to review. A pair of tracksuit bottoms and a matching jacket. I went for the rose colour…

Read More

November 15, 2019 – Salty Running – Running Fitness Article

November 15, 2019 – Salty Running This week’s roundup is coming to you from perhaps the second most wonderful place in the United States, Portland, Oregon. Alas, I’m not going to make it to Eugene, but let’s face it: anything touched by Nike has sort of lost its luster. At least, it has for me.Speaking of Nike, this week’s Fast Women newsletter kicks off with a fantastic piece on Mary Cain. It is well-written, comprehensive, and I can’t read it…

Read More

REVIEW: Saucony Triumph 17 – Canadian Running Magazine – Running Fitness Article

The Saucony Triumph is one of the brand’s most popular shoes–and it’s been given some high-end upgrades. The Triumph 17 is quite different from its previous iterations, but despite a lot of change, it runs better than ever. The latest shoe from Saucony is building on years of experience to bring the runner the ideal ride. To clear one thing up, the ISO 5 was the last model of the Triumph–in case you were confused by the ’17’. Photograph by…

Read More

The Noxgear Tracer360 Visibility Vest for Running – Running Fitness Article

Hi Everybody! I am Nick’s wife Julie.  I am typically the one reading everyone else’s blog about running gear, clothing, home decor,  and anything educational that would better me as a first grade teacher.  So, now I’m on the writing side of the blog world, and I really think you should keep reading to learn more about this product.   Nick was sent the Noxgear Tracer360 Visibility Vest.  He surprised me with it-he actually wanted me to blog about it.   …

Read More

Is there such a thing as balance? {GIVEAWAY} – Running Fitness Article

Is there such a thing as balance? {GIVEAWAY} With fewer daylight hours since we turned our clocks back earlier this month, the shorter days have had me thinking about the idea of balance. We talk about the concept a lot as a society: work-life balance, balance of power, balanced diet. Life is a never-ending balancing act. We try to fit all our tasks, dreams, needs and wants into a finite period of time. Some days it works out, some days…

Read More

Running Gear Review: Kogalla RA Adventure Light – Running Fitness Article

Running Gear Review: Kogalla RA Adventure Light In the spirit of full disclosure: I am a bit of a gear nerd in all aspects of my life. I enjoy feeling like I am keeping tabs on the latest and greatest to make my limited recreational time as efficient and enjoyable as possible. I work multiple jobs and try like crazy to be a good dad to my young son, which means that a lot of my runs end up getting…

Read More

The Best or a Bust? Brooks Bedlam Shoe Review – Running Fitness Article

The Best or a Bust? Brooks Bedlam Shoe Review I was seated at the boardroom table inside Brooks Running headquarters, patiently waiting for my turn to hold the shoe that was being passed from person to person. I had been asking if a shoe like this would exist for a year. And there it was. Just a few runners away from being in my hand. Hello Brooks Bedlam. When Brooks introduced its new Levitate in 2017, it was love at…

Read More