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Support Shoe 2018: Diadora Mythos Blushield Elite

Support Shoe 2018: Diadora Mythos Blushield Elite

Ariel here, offering my review of the Diadora Mythos Blushield Elite running shoe. Now if you’re thinking Diadora? Who are they? Well they are a premiere sports footwear retailer hailing all the way from Italy. And fun fact: Holabird Sports is the only American retailer […]

The Reebok CrossFit® Nano 8 Flexweave: A Great Workout Shoe Even for the Non-Crossfitter

The Reebok CrossFit® Nano 8 Flexweave: A Great Workout Shoe Even for the Non-Crossfitter

I’ll start with a disclaimer: I’m not a cross-fitter. I’ve never tried it and I don’t know the terminology… (aside from box and the only box I’ve ever been in was made out of cardboard). But anyway, when my boss gave me a pair of […]

Diadora Mythos Elite Running Shoe Review

Diadora Mythos Elite Running Shoe Review

I recently had the opportunity to run in Diadora’s Mythos Blushield Elite, and I have to say I was reluctant at first and then pleasantly surprised. In the past, when I thought of Diadora, I thought of soccer and tennis or fashionable lifestyle shoes, not […]

I found my balance in the Diadora Mythos Blushield 2

I found my balance in the Diadora Mythos Blushield 2

I’m a neutral runner that likes my shoes to have a healthy balance of lightweight cushioning, responsiveness and a fast feel. I’ve previously ran in the ASICS-GEL Nimbus 17, New Balance Fresh Foam 1080v7 and the Brooks Launch 4, favoring the latter for its light […]

The Cooler You Seriously Need This Spring and Summer

The Cooler You Seriously Need This Spring and Summer

Logo look familiar to you?  HYDRO FLASK! Yes! The company responsible for some of the best double-walled, stainless-steel hydration containers on the market from 10 to 64 ounces in their hydration collection. Keeps cold drinks cold and hot drinks hot hour after hour, wherever you’re headed.  […]

A Workout That Feels Like an ’80s Video Game

A Workout That Feels Like an ’80s Video Game

Workout music site Run Hundred has released a pair of benefit albums intended to make one feel as though he or she has been dropped into an ’80s video game. The title of the set—8-Bit Workout Mixes I & II—refers to the processing speed of […]

A Better Way to Clean your Shoes

A Better Way to Clean your Shoes

Not so good at keeping your shoes clean? Walking in the street quite often? Maybe forgetting about taking your favorite shoes out only to run into mud, rain and dirt? Luckily, there’s a new cure out there for those of us with dirty shoes. Sneaker […]

The Only Underwear Brand My Boyfriend Likes

The Only Underwear Brand My Boyfriend Likes

In 2006, Trent Kitsch spent hours in a cold, clammy ocean suit during a fishing expedition. He knew there had to be a better way to protect his package from chafing, so he put his mind to figuring that out. He imagined a catcher’s mitt […]

A Better Alternative to Sports Drinks

A Better Alternative to Sports Drinks

We drink sports drinks to help our performance, recover, give us a little bit of an edge and replenish what we lose during exercise. You’re probably used to drinking sports drinks with artificial flavorings and sweeteners, though. Is there something better? Something I can drink […]

Reebok CrossFit Nano 8 Flexweave Review

Reebok CrossFit Nano 8 Flexweave Review

As CrossFit Level 1 Trainers and athletes ourselves, my husband and I understand the importance of comfortable and durable gear.  We’ve been putting in the work and have just begun an Open Prep Cycle to help us get ready for the upcoming Reebok CrossFit Open, […]