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Scarpa Ignite review

Summary: The ignite is a nice all-around traditional trail shoe with solid traction control, a moderate drop and superior durability.  Great for training and racing.     Pros: Great construction Fits true to size Awesome traction Rock plate doesn’t detract from responsiveness Cons: Heel slipped around a little bit on the trails …

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Altra Lone Peak 2.0 Review

Initial Thoughts Altra has made some significant changes to its Lone Peak 2.0 compared to the prior model 1.5. The changes are …

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Adidas Adistar Boost Review

Initial Thoughts I am new to wearing Adidas. I had always thought the brand would be too narrow for my Hobbit-like feet. …

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Ultraspire Quantum

I’ve been a big proponent of scaling back on gear I carry for awhile, and have worked hard to whittle down my …

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Hoka One One Clifton review

Apparently it takes…ahem…big feet…to criticize Hoka One Ones. Because of a sizing disparity, I’m still not sure I fit that bill, but …