Trail Running Shoes for Hiking: A GREAT Choice?

Trail running shoes are designed to be lightweight and comfortable, making them a popular choice for runners. But are trail running shoes any good for hiking? If you’re not 100% in love with running, you might want to use the shoes for other purposes. While some people swear by them, others are sceptical about their … Read more

Are Running Shoes GOOD for Tennis, Win-Win?

I own quite a few pairs of running shoes; I like the odd game of tennis. I don’t play enough tennis to warrant buying tennis shoes. So are running shoes good for tennis? Let’s examine this more closely. Running shoes are designed for forward motion, with extra cushioning in the heel to absorb shock. Conversely, … Read more

The Best Minimalist Running Shoes for a Comfortable Run

One of the most important factors in having a successful and comfortable run is having the right pair of shoes. Minimalist running shoes have become increasingly popular due to their lightweight and flexible design. These shoes are designed to mimic the feeling of running barefoot while still providing protection and support. When shopping for minimalist … Read more

Carbon Plate Running Shoes: Pros and Cons

Reebok was the first company to release running shoes with a carbon plate in the 1990s. They released the shoe Graphite Road, which had a carbon bridge found near the midfoot of the shoe. The shoe designers set the goal to increase the platform’s stability and enhance the energy return that you feel from the … Read more

Should You Train in Carbon Plate Shoes?

You may have heard a jogging buddy talk about carbon plate running shoes and wondered if you should train in them. Especially as I became more passionate about running, I thought about using carbon plate shoes. After doing a bit of research on the topic and speaking with a couple of friends, this was what … Read more

Which Running Shoes Are Not Made in China?

China produces a huge range of products that are high quality. However, some people prefer to buy products made only in certain countries. An increasing number of people are keen to buy products made locally in their country. Today, I will explain what running shoe brands are not made in China. As a general rule, … Read more

Do Running Shoes Make You Faster?

You may have chosen to take running more seriously, but you wonder if buying a new pair of running shoes would make sense. Especially if you still go to college or have a limited budget, you may not want to splurge on the extra for running shoes if they don’t make a big difference. Are … Read more