Runblogger’s Blogroll

  • Mizuno Wave Rider 17 Review
    Pic from Runningwarehouse.com The Wave Rider is Mizuno's flagship model. The Mizuno Wave Rider 17 is most traditional road trainer we at Vagabond Running Blog have reviewed. Even though we generally prefer shoes on the more minimal end of the spectrum we were very excited when Mizuno provided these shoes... read more
    Source: Vagabond Running | Published on 2014-06-07
  • Volans 2, in a League of Its Own
    About four weeks ago, I got a call from Asep Hadian, the product manager at League, a local (Indonesia) shoe manufacturer. Asep asked if I'd be interested to get a pair of their latest model, the Volans 2 and write a review. My response was "if I can write what... read more
    Source: balpil | Published on 2014-06-06
  • Men’s Health Top 5 Shoe Myths Debunked
    Men’s Health came asking about the top 5 shoe myths, and I tried to help. Check out the story here... read more
    Source: An Athlete’s Body | Published on 2014-06-06
  • Review: Block Island Organics Sunscreen
    I received an email from the co-founder of a startup company, Block Island Organics, about their products and agreed to review their sunscreen. I have a pretty high sweat rate, which has led to plenty of painful (in the eyes) or terrible tasting (in the mouth) situations when I have... read more
    Source: Coach Caleb | Published on 2014-06-05
  • Doing What I Can Now, To Do What I Love Later
    I just finished a lovely run in Whitefish Bay, Wisconsin next to Lake Michigan for National Running Day. It wasn't an easy run, but it wasn't too difficult either. I'm back on the training saddle guided by my coach, Caleb Masland of Team Wicked Bonkproof, after a 2.5 month hiatus to... read more
    Source: Vagabond Running | Published on 2014-06-04
  • Trans-Zion and Peak 200 race report. A recap of May’s activities.
    Well, May has come and gone and I've just realized that I didn't post even once!  Rather than write individual posts about everything, I thought it might be nice just to do a little recap.  First, the stats.Total miles ran - 365.3Hours running - 71:58 (no wonder I haven't had... read more
    Source: Biker Nate | Published on 2014-06-03
  • Develop Your Running Technique Skillset
    When coaching distance runners and triathletes at our Running Technique Workshops or 1:1 Sessions I often find myself getting into conversations about ‘ideal’ running form for a given individual. Perhaps it’s just me, but it seems like the tide is changing. I now see so many (often injury prone) runners... read more
    Source: Kinetic Revolution | Published on 2014-06-02
  • Run Janji Apparel Review
    I originally became acquainted with the Janji brand by reading a review on Believe in the Run. After some back-and-forth emails, Janji was kind enough to send me a shirt and a pair of shorts to review for my blog (Note: I received these samples for free to review). I... read more
    Source: Vagabond Running | Published on 2014-05-17
  • Foot & Ankle Mobility Drill for Runners
    Dynamic Multiplanar Approach Explained Last night on the running technique webinar I presented for our online course members I was asked a question about one of the foot and ankle mobility drills we use regularly. Rather than try to explain the exercise live on the webinar, I promised to record... read more
    Source: Kinetic Revolution | Published on 2014-05-16
  • Does barefoot running really impact injury or performance? Evidence for the peanut gallery
    OK…..most of you are going to have a field day with this blog post, so let’s just get it out there. Barefoot running came in a BIG way. And like most BIG things that come quickly, its fading at a rapid rate. A lot of people think barefoot runners are... read more
    Source: An Athlete’s Body | Published on 2014-05-16
  • Advice on Pace Modulation from a Professional Runner
    I've been fortunate to interact with the elite runners at the Reebok ZAP Fitness training facility over the last few years since relocating to the Boone/Blowing Rock, NC area. As a "solidly sub-elite" runner, being able to get a glimpse into how elite-level runners live and train has been enlightening... read more
    Source: Coach Caleb | Published on 2014-05-14
  • I Kissed My Online Training Log Goodbye
    This is a safe place, right? Somewhere we can bring our darkest secrets and confessions and feel refreshed and renewed? Well…I used to be addicted to my online training log. Just look at all the pretty colors and neat loads of data! Each day, I would look forward to heading... read more
    Source: Running Toward Dreams | Published on 2014-05-13
  • Skechers Performance Shoe Lineup
    Since becoming a Skechers Performance Brand Ambassador in February 2014, I’ve spent a lot of time answering questions about the shoes – Are you running in Shape-ups or BOBS? Are they any good? Does Meb actually wear Skechers? Which shoes are which? For the first 3 questions – No. Yes.... read more
    Source: Running Toward Dreams | Published on 2014-05-12
  • Kara Goucher signs with Nuun
    Over the past week, the running industry has been abuzz with news of Kara Goucher’s signing with Skechers Performance Division. As a Skechers Performance Brand Ambassador and fan, I can attest to the amount of excitement that accompanies such a high profile deal. Another Kara Goucher sponsorship has turned fewer... read more
    Source: Running Toward Dreams | Published on 2014-05-09
  • Kara Goucher signs with Nuun
    Over the past week, the running industry has been abuzz with news of Kara Goucher’s signing with Skechers Performance Division. As a Skechers Performance Brand Ambassador and fan, I can attest to the amount of excitement that accompanies such a high profile deal. Another Kara Goucher sponsorship has turned fewer... read more
    Source: Running Toward Dreams | Published on 2014-05-09
  • Saucony Type A6 Review
    Race flats are sexy. There, I said it. Race flats are what we all love to talk about, because flats make us feel good when we wear them. They’re light, snappy, with as little impediment to our running as our 21st century shod society knows. They bring about a fond... read more
    Source: Running Toward Dreams | Published on 2014-05-06
  • Saucony Type A6 Review
    Race flats are sexy. There, I said it. Race flats are what we all love to talk about, because flats make us feel good when we wear them. They’re light, snappy, with as little impediment to our running as our 21st century shod society knows. They bring about a fond... read more
    Source: Running Toward Dreams | Published on 2014-05-06
  • Nuun Energy Review
    Several months ago, I began working with Nuun Hydration on testing some of their products in my training. You can see my original post here. What I found was that Nuun provided the answer to my electrolyte replacement and hydration needs while avoiding all of the extra sugar that you... read more
    Source: Running Toward Dreams | Published on 2014-05-05
  • Nuun Energy Review
    Several months ago, I began working with Nuun Hydration on testing some of their products in my training. You can see my original post here. What I found was that Nuun provided the answer to my electrolyte replacement and hydration needs while avoiding all of the extra sugar that you... read more
    Source: Running Toward Dreams | Published on 2014-05-05
  • Spring 2014 Season Roundup
    Well, it’s Cinco de Mayo and you know what that means? No, I won’t be crawling into the bottom of a tequila bottle and forgetting where I left my pants. Instead, I want to take some time to summarize and reflect on my first spring racing season.   January Let’s... read more
    Source: Running Toward Dreams | Published on 2014-05-05