VIDEO: New Balance Fresh Foam Beacon

July 17th, 2018 by Anne Francis | Posted in Running Gear | No Comments »

Earlier this month we reviewed New Balance’s new Fresh Foam Beacon, the super light and comfortable neutral cushioning shoe featuring the Fresh Foam GC midsole. Here’s the shoe up close. RELATED: Shoe review: New Balance […]


Shoe review: New Balance Fresh Foam Beacon

July 4th, 2018 by Anne Francis | Posted in Running Gear | No Comments »

A new sister to the Zante and the 1080, the Fresh Foam Beacon offers lightness, great looks, and insane comfort


New Balance Zante v3 is the performance package you’re looking for

April 13th, 2017 by Dan Way | Posted in CR Sneakerhead, Running Gear Video, Running Shoes | No Comments »

Although the previous versions were pretty darn good themselves, the old cliche that the “third time’s a charm” may well apply to the New Balance Fresh Foam Zante v3. The Zante is a neutral […]


Shoe review: Under Armour’s improved SpeedForm Gemini 3 goes the distance

March 24th, 2017 by Dan Way | Posted in CR Sneakerhead, Running Gear, Running Gear Video, Running Shoes, Running videos | No Comments »

The Gemini 3 is a workhorse. It’s designed to handle high mileage and get the job done.


Why the new Saucony Kinvara is the fastest (and most responsive) to date

February 22nd, 2017 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Running Gear, Running Shoes | 3 Comments »

The subtly-refined Saucony Kinvara 8 is about to hit running retailers across the country. We put the Kinvara 8 through the rounds to ensure you choose a shoe that’s right for you.


First look: Mizuno Wave Rider 20

November 15th, 2016 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Running Gear, Running Shoes | No Comments »

Get a first look at the soon-to-be-released Mizuno Wave Rider 20, the sportswear brand’s signature running shoe.


Can extreme-cushioned shoes make you a better runner?

June 11th, 2016 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Running Gear, Running Shoes, Trail Gear, Trail Running | 1 Comment »

A new study out of the University of Nevada, Las Vegas examines whether extreme-cushioned running shoes can improve a person’s running economy.


Hoka One One Clayton offers cushioned ride for longer, faster running

April 29th, 2016 by Dan Way | Posted in Running Gear, Running Shoes, Trail Gear, Trail Running | No Comments »

Hoka One One continues to step up their game by offering an expansive range of signature light-weight yet heavily-cushioned ‘maximalist’ running shoes. The newest edition to Hoka’s already popular line-up is the Clayton, a […]