First Look: Topo Athletic Rekovr Shoes
The Rekovrs provide support, ample room and a "massaging" footbed.
First Look: Garmont 9.81 Grid
Garmont’s new Grid model yields comfort and stability for long days on rough trails.
Revealed: The Inov-8 G Series with Graphene Outsoles
Inov8 unveils new trail shoes with advanced outsole rubber.
First Look: Salomon S/Lab Sense 6
Trail Runner's first look at the Sense 6, a light, breathable trail shoe built for Kilian-levels of speed.
Trail Tested: HOKA ONE ONE Evo Mafate
The latest and greatest anomaly from HOKA ONE ONE, this shoe is comfortable but lightweight and absolutely rips.
First Look: La Sportiva VK Shoe
Speedy, stylish and supremely comfortable, the VK may be the Maserati of trail-racing shoes
Trail Tested: Altra Superior 3.5
Trail Tested gear has been run in for at least 50 miles. Our reviewer ran in the Altra Superior 3.5 for 150—this shoe stood up to all conditions and felt responsive through and through.
First Look: The ALTRA Lone Peak 3.0 NeoShell Mid
The Lone Peak 3.0 Neo Shell high top trail runner by Altra has zero drop, a comfortable fit and offers great articulation and trail feel.
First Look: La Sportiva Lycan
The new Lycan by La Sportiva is one of its highest-stack-height models
Garmont 9.81 GridGarmont 9.81 Grid Weight: 12.7 oz (per shoe, US men’s size 8.5) Drop: 8 mm Price: $155 Our first impression upon unboxing the new Garmont 9.81 Grid was that it … Continue reading "First Look: Garmont 9.81 Grid"
Revealed: The Inov-8 G Series with Graphene OutsolesInov-8 G Series Terraultra G 260 Weight. 9.1 ounces Price: $150 What happens when high-tech science and trail running collide? For British shoe brand Inov-8, it’s the revolutionary advancements in … Continue reading "Revealed: The Inov-8 G Series with Graphene Outsoles"
Salomon S/Lab Sense 6Salomon’s S/Lab Sense 6 Price: $180 Weight: 220g Drop: 4mm (18mm heel, 14mm front) The new S/Lab Sense 6 is the most refined of the S/Lab Sense line, with all the … Continue reading "First Look: Salomon S/Lab Sense 6"
HOKA ONE ONE Evo MafateHOKA ONE ONE Evo Mafate Price: $170 Today I got a Strava Crown wearing the HOKA ONE ONE Evo Mafate. Okay, fine. Last week, Jim Walmsley broke the course record … Continue reading "Trail Tested: HOKA ONE ONE Evo Mafate"
La Sportiva VK ShoeLa Sportiva VK Shoe 6.9 ounces Price: $135 Without a doubt the coolest looking shoes I’ve worn, the La Sportiva VK is a svelte performance model stripped of excess in … Continue reading "First Look: La Sportiva VK Shoe"
Altra Superior 3.5Altra Superior 3.5 Price $110 Weight 9.6 oz Drop: 0 mm Stack height: 21 mm Designed and marketed as a lightweight trail shoe, the Altra Superior 3.5 is minimal in that it … Continue reading "Trail Tested: Altra Superior 3.5"
The ALTRA Lone Peak 3.0 NeoShell MidALTRA Lone Peak 3.0 NeoShell Mid Price: $150 Weight: 12.6 oz (men’s size 8.5) Drop: 0 mm Stack Height: 25 mm Around the Trail Runner offices, fellow editors were puzzled … Continue reading "First Look: The ALTRA Lone Peak 3.0 NeoShell Mid"
La Sportiva LycanLa Sportiva Lycan Weight: 9.3 oz, size 8.5 / 41 Drop: 6mm Stack height: 18mm heel, 12mm toe Price: $115 The new Lycan by La Sportiva raised immediate interest around the … Continue reading "First Look: La Sportiva Lycan"
Salewa Ultra Train 2Salewa Ultra Train 2 Weight: 11.04 oz Heel-to-toe drop: 8mm MSRP: $139 The Salewa Ultra Train 2 is a very supportive, comfortable, all-terrain shoe, and a significant improvement over its … Continue reading "First Look: Salewa Ultra Train 2"
Xero Shoes TerraFlexXero Terraflex Minimalist Running Shoe Weight: 8.2 oz (men’s size 7) MSRP: $100 First Impressions What stands out with the Terraflex is its pure simplicity—there are no excessive contraptions built … Continue reading "Trail Tested: Xero Shoes TerraFlex"