Over the years Pearl Izumi has built a reputation for making trail shoes that just plain work. When I heard that there would be a new trail shoe in 2013 I was pretty excited. My initial thoughts on the E:Motion Trail N1 were that the shoe was both roomy and light. The mid-foot to heel width [...]
Gary Robbins has really come into his own as of late and put the international scene on noticed that he will be challenging for podium positions all season long. Robbins recent race success in North American spilled over into international success at hugely competitive Ultra Trail Mt. Fuji in Japan. The 161 km race follows trails that [...]
Gary Robbins is an unstoppable beast right now. After toiling much of last season with injury Gary has found much of the form from previous years and then some. With a load of talented Canadians pushing the pace early at the Diez Vista 50km, Robbins pulled ahead and really poured it on towards the latter [...]
So far during 2013 I have been blessed with all sorts of weather to test trail shoes. Rain, sleet and snow have been a constant companion on my runs and the one shoe that has been able to keep up with all the abuse that Mother Nature can dish out is the Speedcross3 from Salomon. [...]
By Stacey Cleveland The North Face Dirty Feet trail half marathon in Kamloops, BC may not be your fastest race, but it could be one of the prettiest. Weaving its way through the low-lying sagebrush and tall grasses typical of the BC Interior, the course is a well-marked maze of buff single- and double-track trails [...]
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