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Hillsound FreeSteps6 Crampons Review

Trust. It needs to be earned. The Hillsound FreeSteps6 Crampons ($40) earned my trust quickly. But, let’s go back to the beginning… Having lived …


On Cloud Review

Admit it, the first time you saw Hokas, you thought “what the hell are those?” Or how about other inventions or forms …


Crocheted Shorts Review

When a link for this site landed in my in-box, my first instinct–familiar to most seasoned athletes–was “those would be perfect for …


Mio Fuse Review

  Gone are the days of wearing a chaffing strap around your chest to track your heart rate.  Those multi-hour runs wearing a tight …


Icebug Acceleritas 4 Trail Cleat

I reviewed the Icebug Acceleritas 3 last year around this time, pitting it against its closest competitor, the Salomon Fellcross.  Since then, …


Lifestyle and Running Jackets

The last jacket review covered running jackets that served a definite purpose. Not big on bells and whistles, but big on bright …


Wool running shirt comparison

I’m sick of wearing plastic shirts. “Tech” gear is great for shells, jackets, shoes, and packs, but I want something natural feeling …