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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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Saucony Guide 13 Performance Review » Believe in the Run – Running Fitness Article

Saucony Guide 13 Performance Review » Believe in the Run What You Need To Know Lightweight stability shoe at 10.4 oz./295 g for a US M9.0 ISO fit is gone, allowing for a perfectly comfortable and secure upper TPU frame helps with stability, but isn’t obtrusive New PWRRUN+ midsole provides an efficient and responsive ride We think Dave should grow a Jared Ward mustache Coach Dave: I’m not sure the last year and a half was the best time for…

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Best and Worst 2019 NYC Marathon Shoes » Believe in the Run – Running Fitness Article

The 2019 TCS New York City Marathon is quickly approaching and as it is with all marathon majors, shoe companies are battling for the best special edition shoe design to capture the spirit of the event. Some are cool, some are head-scratching, while others look like they were passed off to the intern who forgot to take his Adderall and/or Art Design 101. Here are our picks for best/worst 2019 NYC Marathon Shoes. Altra Escalante Racer NYC I’m gonna be…

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Saucony Triumph 17 Performance Review » Believe in the Run – Running Fitness Article

Saucony Triumph 17 Performance Review » Believe in the Run What You Need To Know Updates galore, including all-new POWERRUN+ midsole Lost some weight, but still a bit heavy at 9.2 oz. for a US W9.0 Incredibly comfortable upper Adrienne is finally willing to run in something over 8 oz Adrienne: “Premium trainers” like the Saucony Triumph 17 have never been my thing. It’s not that I don’t enjoy running slowly (or nice things); however, I’ve always put them in…

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Inov-8 Mudclaw G 260 Performance Review » Believe in the Run – Running Fitness Article

What You Need To Know Features insanely grippy Graphene Grip outsole and jaw-dropping 8mm lugs for deep mud digging Low-cushion and low-drop (3 mm); ideally used only for soft ground conditions Kevlar upper is pretty much indestructible Worn by the 2019 OCR World Championship team Taylor: Inov-8 just stuck a flag in the top of Mud Mountain and pegged this shoe as “the world’s toughest shoe for the world’s toughest muddy mountain runs and obstacle course races.” I gotta be…

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HOKA Carbon X Performance Review » Believe in the Run – Running Fitness Article

Robbe: The way things are going, the EPA will have to start regulating shoes if the carbon trend keeps up. Following Nike’s resounding success of the Vaporfly 4%, HOKA has responded with the Carbon X, a lightweight but well-cushioned shoe with a carbon fiber plate that acts as a propulsion source for that extra boost during tempo and race scenarios. The carbon fiber plate in the midsole is sandwiched by CM Betty Fly foam on the top and EVA foam…

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