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Altra Paradigm 1.5 Shoe Review

For this review of the Altra Paradigm 1.5, I used a group of wear testers to gauge the overall thought on the shoes, while drilling down for specifics from each reviewer. The test group consisted of male and female runners from different running backgrounds. The first opinion in each section is mine, …


Salomon S-Lab X-Series Review

Summary: The Salomon S-Lab X-Series is a low volume, lightweight racer and short trainer that’s designed for the road, but performs just …

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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 …


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, …


Hoka slippers

Inspired by a photograph Myles Smythe posted a few weeks ago, and unsure about what to do with all the extra running …