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Inov-8 Roclite 312 are great for shopping!

January 20th, 2010 by Ransacker | 2 Comments

Probably the funniest and most left of field trail running shoe review you will read this year!


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Trail Shoes Review: New Balance 909

January 6th, 2010 by Ransacker | 4 Comments

Our novice trail runner, Vikki, takes the New Balance 909 trail running shoes for a quick 6 mile cross country spin.


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The Asics Gel Kinsei 3 Road Test

October 30th, 2009 by Nikki | 27 Comments

The Asics Kinsei 2 was too heavy, too clumpy, too expensive & too smelly! The same can not be said for the Asics Kinsei 3.


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200 miles later – Asics Kayano 15 Running Shoes Review

July 17th, 2009 by Angus | Comment

So what’s new? Asics have introduced asymetrical lacing that conforms to the shape of your feet. An increased toe box. Injected Solyte foam in the forefoot, increased Gel in the rearfoot and a more rigid, gender specifc Space Trusstic in the arch. This increase rigidity has also been added to by the addition of a [...]


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Under Review: The New Asics Gel Nimbus 11

April 22nd, 2009 by Ransacker | 1 Comment

Gender Specific seems to be the buzz phrase in footwear development at the moment and the new Asics Gel Nimbus 11 also follow this emerging trend. Taking into account the physiological differences between men and women when running, these shoes have been tailored to create Asics most advanced cushioned running shoes yet. So What’s New? [...]


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The Runner’s World Spring & Summer Shoe Guide 2009: an argument against conventional thought

February 10th, 2009 by Sidewinder | Comment

Friends, it can’t be easy being a reviewer for Runner’s World, I think you might agree – and most especially not if the world in question appears these days to possess all the gravity of an annual Las Vegas porn convention, pre-silicon. In the March 2009 issue, editor Andy Dixon suggests that love and running [...]


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On Test: Men’s Asics Gel GT 2140′s Running Shoes

February 1st, 2009 by Ransacker | Comment

This month on test we have the Men’s Asics Gel 2140 and the Women’s New Balance 1063 (report to follow).  We could not have found a better man to put the Asics 2140′s through their paces. Adam Holland is currently attempting to be the the youngest man in history to run 100 marathons. So far he has completed [...]


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Product Review: New Balance 768 Women’s Running Shoes

December 9th, 2008 by LauraLou | Comment

The New Balance 768 is a moderate stability shoe that has long been popular with runners looking for an optimum blend of cushioning and stability. The 2008 update is designed to be more flexible and has added extra comfort features.   The cushioning is still what first impresses. As soon as I put the shoes on [...]


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Product Review; Women’s New Balance 1062

September 17th, 2008 by Nikki | Comment

I was a bit reluctant to try New Balance, not for any other reasons than a loyalty to Asics and the risk of injury from trying new shoes (previous experience!). However, now I don’t think I want to try anything else… The New Balance 1062′s had a smooth out of the box feel and for [...]


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Running Shoe Review: UK Gear XC-09

May 27th, 2008 by Ransacker | Comment

Back in November UK Gear kindly sent us a pair of XC-09 Cross Country running shoes to review over the Winter. After miles of mud, rocks, rain, sweat and tears here is what we think. XC-09 The XC-09 has been designed to provide sufficient cushioning, support and protection for modderately rugged trails and this is reflected in [...]


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