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Honest reviews by runners who demand the best.


Runbell Review

Ding ding! As a runner who spends a significant amount of time on a paved/decomposed granite bike path, I have a Pavlovian reaction to hearing a bell. I keep my pace, but step to the side to make room for the swoosh of a passing cyclist. Actually, now it may …


HOKA One One Stinson Lite

Hoka One One Stinson Lite [Note on transparency: I make an effort to publish reviews from a wide array of opinions. Sometimes …


Brooks PureGrit 3 Review

Brooks PureGrit 3 Review Summary: The Brooks PureGrit 3 is a solid all around trail shoe with effective traction and protection. It …


Ultimate Direction Fastpack 30 Review

Ultimate Direction Fastpack 30 I asked Bill to review the Fastpack 20 here, and Lucas to review the larger version–The Ultimate Direction Fastpack …


Montrail line up for the ladies!

Disclaimer: Tara has reviewed shoes and gear for me before, and I trust her completely with her opinion and integrity.  When she …


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 …


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 …