New Balance Men's 690v2

New Balance Men’s 690v2 Trail Running Shoe Review

  • MANUFACTURER: NEW BALANCE
  • MODEL NO: 690v2
  • SIZES: 7-14 D AND 4E
  • HALF SIZES: AVAILABLE
  • WEIGHT: 10.3 OUNCES
  • COLORS: BLACK/GREY, GUNMETAL WITH BLACK AND PLASMA (GREY/BLACK), PIGMENT WITH STEEL AND MARINE BLUE (BLUE, BLACK), ATOMIC WITH BLACK AND GUNMETAL (RED/BLACK), FIREFLY WITH THUNDER AND STEEL (YELLOW)
  • OUTER MATERIAL: SYNTHETIC MESH
  • SOLE: RUBBER
  • ALSO: INJECTION MOLDED EVA MIDSOLE, GLOW IN THE DARK RUBBER AND REFLECTIVE DETAILS, TOE PROTECTOR
  • WATERPROOF: NO
  • FIT AS EXPECTED:  82%
  • PRICE GUIDE: $44.65-$94.99 APPROX
  • OUR RATING:  4.4 OUT OF FIVE STARS

THE FIRST IMPRESSIONS

Not all running shoes are the same. And they’re not all meant to be either. read more

nike revolution 2

Nike Revolution 2 Running Shoe Review

  • MANUFACTURER:  NIKE
  • MODEL NO:  REVOLUTION 2
  • SIZES:    5-10 VARIOUS WIDTHS
  • HALF SIZES: AVAILABLE
  • WEIGHT:  8.9 OUNCES (SIZE 10)
  • SHIPPING WEIGHT:  3 POUNDS
  • SHAFT TO ARCH:  3”
  • COLORS:  Lots!
  • OUTER MATERIAL:  SYNTHETIC, LEATHER AND MESH
  • SOLE:  RUBBER OUTERSOLE
  • FIT AS EXPECTED: 80%
  • WATERPROOF:  NO
  • TERRAIN:    DRY ROAD, TRACK AND GYM
  • PRICE GUIDE:    $40-$200
  • OUR RATING:       4.3 OUT OF FIVE STARS

THE OVERVIEW

With full-length foam midsole to provide a lightweight cushioning and  deep flex grooves promote natural motion, the Nike Revolution 2 seem like a running shoe that will not drag you down to the ground. read more

mizuno side1

Mizuno Women’s Wave Rider 20 Running Shoe Review

  • MANUFACTURER:  MIZUNA
  • MODEL NO:   WAVE RIDER 20-W
  • SIZES:   6-12 VARIOUS WIDTHS
  • HALF SIZES:  AVAILABLE
  • WEIGHT:   8.3 OZ APPROX
  • SHIPPING WEIGHT:  1 POUND
  • RAMP:  12MM
  • COLORS:  BATON ROUGE/ WHITE, BLUE ATOLL/SILVER, GREY/AQUA,  GUNMETAL/FUSCHIA PURPLE, PURPLE/BLACK, WHITE/ALASKAN BLUE
  • OUTER MATERIAL:  SYNTHETIC
  • SOLE: RUBBER OUTERSOLE
  • FIT AS EXPECTED: 85%
  • ADDITIONALLY:  VEGAN
  • WATERPROOF: NO
  • TERRAIN:   DRY ROAD, TRACK AND GYM
  • PRICE GUIDE:     $119.95
  • OUR RATING:     4.3 STARS OUT OF FIVE

THE OVERVIEW

“Supreme comfort meets lightweight performance” state the manufacturers of these Women’s Wave Rider 20 Running Shoes and they should know. read more

Saucony Women's Guide 9 Running Shoe

Saucony Women’s Guide 9 Running Shoe Review

  • MANUFACTURER:     SAUCONY
  • MODEL NO:  GUIDE 9-W
  • SIZES:  5-12 VARIOUS WIDTHS
  • HALF SIZES: AVAILABLE
  • WEIGHT:     8.2 OZ
  • SHIPPING WEIGHT:   3 POUNDS
  • SHAFT TO ARCH:    2.4”
  • COLORS:   TEAL/CORAL, COLBALT/CORAL/BLUE, GREY/BLUE/CITRON, BLUE/PURPLE/PINK, PINK, GRAPE, GREY/BLUE/PINK
  • OUTER MATERIAL:    SYNTHETIC AND FABRIC
  • ARCH:   NORMAL-MID LOW
  • SOLE:   RUBBER OUTERSOLE
  • FIT AS EXPECTED:   77%
  • ADDITIONALLY:   SHAFT MEASURES APPROXIMATELY 2.4″ FROM ARCH, EVA MIDSOLE, TRI-FLEX OUTERSOLE, SRC LANDING ZONE, EVERUN TOPSOLE,
  • WATERPROOF: NO
  • TERRAIN: ROAD AND TRACK
  • PRICE GUIDE:   $50.64 – $155.21
  • OUR RATING:   4.4 STARS OUT OF FIVE

FIRST IMPRESSIONS

The first thing when we look at these Saucony Women’s Guide 9 Running Shoes, is just how appealing they seem. read more

Reebok Women's Zprint

Reebok Women’s Zprint Her MTM Running Shoes Review

  • MANUFACTURER:   REEBOK
  • MODEL NO:  Z PRINT HER MTM-W
  • SIZES:    5-11B (M) US
  • HALF SIZES: AVAILABLE
  • SHIPPING WEIGHT:   3 POUNDS
  • COLORS:    NOBLE BLUE/CRISP BLUE/ WHITE, BLACK/ASH/GREY/WHITE, LEMON ZEST/CLOUD GREY/ WHITE, ASH GREY/BLACK/WHITE, CLOUD GREY/OPAL WHITE, MIST/SEASIDE GREY/ WHITE, GREY/WHITE, GREY/BLACK/WHITE
  • OUTER MATERIAL: SYNTHETIC
  • SOLE:   RUBBER OUTERSOLE
  • FIT AS EXPECTED: 91%
  • PRICE GUIDE:  $36.69-$117.97
  • OUR RATING:   4.7 STARS OUT OF FIVE

AT A FIRST GLANCE

These look mighty comfortable.

The first thing that we notice about these Reebok Women’s ZPrint Her MTM Running Shoes, is how easily we feel we could slip them on and go for a swift jog about the block. If we were the jogging around the block sort of girl, anyway! read more

asics titanium front

ASICS Women’s GEL-Venture 5 Running Shoe Review

  • MANUFACTURER:  ASICS
  • MODEL NO:  VENTURE 5-W
  • SIZES:  5-12
  • WEIGHT:  8. 7 OUNCES
  • SHIPPING WEIGHT:   3 POUNDS
  • COLORS:   SILVER/GRAY/TURQUOISE/LIME PUNCH, BLACK/AQUA/MINT/FLASH/CORAL, INDIGO GLOW/PINK/LIVING/ CORAL, PHLOX/SPORT/PINK/CORAL, SILVER/GREY/CARBON/DUTCH BLUE, TITANIUM/PISTACHIO/PINK GLOW, FROST GRAY/GRAY/SILVER/MAGENTA, FROST GRAY/SILVER/SOOTHING SEA, OCEAN DEPTH/ ARUBA BLUE/PINK GLOW, SILVER GREY/CARBON/ DUTCH BLUE
  • OUTER MATERIAL:  SYNTHETIC RUBBER
  • SOLE:   SYNTHETIC, RUGGED OUTERSOLE
  • ALSO:  REARFOOT GEL CUSHIONING SYSTEM, REMOVABLE FOAM SOCKLINER, HIGH ABRASION RUBBER
  • FIT AS EXPECTED:  84%
  • WATER RESISTANT:  NO
  • PRICE GUIDE: $41.25-$79.95
  • OUR RATING:    4.4 STARS OUT OF FIVE

THE DESIGN OVERVIEW

Serious shoes for serious running shouldn’t have to mean boring or frumpy in our view and happily it seems as if manufacturers Asics agree. read more

mountain rain boots cheyanne

Sorel Men’s Cheyanne Lace Rain Boot Review

  • MANUFACTURER:  SOREL
  • MODEL NO:   CHEYANNE LACE
  • SIZES: 7 (D)(M) 14 (D) (M)
  • WEIGHT: 28 OUNCES
  • SHIPPING WEIGHT: 3 POUNDS
  • DIMENSIONS: 15 X 14 X 6 INCHES (BOXED)
  • COLORS:  CHIPMUNK/ BLACK, BLACK/DARK BROWN, MADDER BROWN/STOUT, SAGE/ SANGUINE, DARK MOUNTAIN/ BLACK, COLLEGIATE NAVY, CITY GREY/ SHARK
  • OUTER MATERIAL:  LEATHER UPPER
  • SOLE: RUBBER
  • FIT AS EXPECTED: 75%
  • SHAFT HEIGHT:  0.75”
  • CALF CIRCUMFERENCE:  13”
  • ALSO: THINSULATE LINING
  • WATER RESISTANT:   YES
  • PRICE GUIDE:  $69.81-169.99
  • OUR RATING:  4.3 STARS OUT OF FIVE

THE DESIGN OVERVIEW

 

Made from leather and ankle height, these look like stylish and substantial boots, to see you powering through the winter rains and storms. read more