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Today in Running History: Fastest Women’s Marathon

Posted on April 13, 2012 in Run Life

Nine years ago today, English runner Paula Radcliffe set the world record for the fastest women’s marathon at the London Marathon. Her time of 2:15:25 was nearly two minutes faster than her previous world record time set in the Chicago Marathon on October 13, 2002. Radcliffe’s record time has been on the books longer than […]

Asics Gel Fuji Racer Update

Posted on April 12, 2012 in Running Shoes

The Gel Fuji Racer has been a big success for Asics since its February launch, both in terms of sales and also in helping the brand establish some cred in the stripped-down trail shoe category. We did a full video review of the Fuji Racer, and also covered it in a sneak peek and product […]

Bring The Heat: Great Shorts for Warmer Weather

Posted on in Running Apparel

Hey shortie! Temps are rising as we move into spring and summer, so we’ve picked a few of our favorite shorts for spring and summer running. These beautiful bottoms will give you the technical performance you’re looking for without forsaking style, so you can train hard and look good all summer long. The North Face […]

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Nike Air Pegasus+ 29 Sneak Peek

Posted on in Running Shoes

Not too many shoes last through 29 versions. The latest Pegasus is a testament to the comfortable, crowd-pleasing fit and ride the Pegasus series has offered over the years. A fresh design from heel to toe, the Air Pegasus+ 29 sports a few innovative features that look to keep it on the top of the […]

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Nike LunarEclipse+ 2 – Our Take

Posted on April 10, 2012 in Running Shoes

Our Tweet Think a support shoe has to feel stiff? Nope. Nike LunarEclipse 2 is proof that you can have a soft ride and a good dose of pronation control. (View Men’s LunarEclipse 2 and Women’s LunarEclipse 2) Big Updates Lighter Weight: About a half ounce lighter in both Men’s and Women’s versions, the LunarEclipse’s […]

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Running Shoes vs. Barefoot Running

Posted on April 9, 2012 in Run Life Running Shoes

And so the controversy rages on… For many of you who breathlessly read Born to Run or The Barefoot Running Book and couldn’t wait to shuck your sneaks in favor of good old fashioned flesh, barefoot running just makes sense. Lots of other runners are sticking with traditional shoe tech, while some of you are […]

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Race of the Month: San Luis Obispo Marathon

Posted on April 7, 2012 in Run Life

With so many races happening in April, it could have been pretty tough for us to choose just one to feature. But some race organizers in our hometown, San Luis Obispo, made the choice a lot easier on us when they announced the first annual SLO Marathon, Half Marathon and 5K, happening April 21 and […]

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Rock Your ‘Pieces of Flair’

Posted on April 6, 2012 in Running Apparel

Meet the Men of Running Warehouse. They are mavericks. Bold. Confident. Saving the world one adrenaline-junkie at a time. Sure, they could head out the door for a run in a basic short and singlet, but why? They’re not here to maintain the status quo. They’re raising the bar, bringing the heat and dressing for […]

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Asics GT-2000 Sneak Peek

Posted on April 5, 2012 in First Look Running Shoes

Over the past 6 years, the Asics GT 2100 series has earned a reputation as one of the best daily trainers, period. The upper is a natural fit for runners of all stripes, the midsole balances cushion and responsiveness, and the outsole wears well for hundreds of miles. By far, it is Asics’ top seller […]

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Nathan HPL 028 Running Vest Giveaway

Posted on April 4, 2012 in Running Apparel

Carry your essentials effortlessly on your next trail run with the Nathan HPL 028 Running Vest. We’re giving away 2 vests to fans of Nathan products who want to give this new vest a try. This contest is now closed. Congratulations to Blake in California and Randi in Illinois, winners of the two Nathan vests. […]

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