Running Shoe Review: Pearl Izumi Project E:Motion Road N1

Posted by on August 7, 2013 at 6:15 am

The Pearl Izumi Project Emotion lineup has gotten a lot of attention in 2013. They incorporate a unique “dynamic offset” technology that is difficult to pin down, resulting in a shoe that is good but not great in the case of the Road N1.

Ten Top Running Posts for January 2013

Posted by on February 4, 2013 at 7:47 am

The top links for January 2013 feature the usual suspects on some familiar topics, such as goal-setting, managing your long runs, stretching, finding a coach, and shoe selections.

Running Shoe Review – Asics Gel Lyte33

Posted by on January 21, 2013 at 6:00 am

Asics has finally made their first foray into the “cushioned transitional” category with the Gel Lyte33. Given the example of the Saucony Kinvara and Brooks Pure lineup that they have had the opportunity to follow, it’s little surprise that the first attempt should be considered a success.

Ten Valuable Running-Related Posts from December 2012

Posted by on January 8, 2013 at 6:00 am

This month’s edition of the “best of the running web” features posts on goal-setting, minimalism, diet, your distance predisposition, and winter training. All the hot topics in the cold months of winter.

Book Review – The Jade Rabbit

Posted by on December 18, 2012 at 6:30 am

The Jade Rabbit is a bit of an excursion from the usual “how to run better” books reviewed here. But running still acts as a vital core to this book by Mark Matthews, and the book serves to remind us that it is just one – albeit important – facet to the balanced life. But it is the facet that gives us the time to think and discover ourselves.