The Latest From Holabird

Pharrell Williams Inspired Tennis Gear? Wait What?

Pharrell Williams Inspired Tennis Gear? Wait What?

Want to feel “Happy” on the tennis courts? What better way to dress than in clothing designed by the “Happy” man himself. Bursting with bright, primary colors, block patterns, and old-school feels, this adidas tennis line puts us in a good mood. Equipping today’s iconic […]



Trail running and Mindfulness

Trail running and Mindfulness

This guest post was written by Trail and Kale. Trail and Kale is a trail running blog dedicated to trail running and adventures. They are passionate about trail and mountain running and want to share the trail-love with you, the Trail & Kale community! They also […]



361° Spinject: Your Do-It-All Shoe, Functional and Stylish

361° Spinject: Your Do-It-All Shoe, Functional and Stylish

361° combines “fast,” with “soft.” The company’s mascot, the mythical SHEEPA (half sheep half cheetah), embodies what they’re all about: a strangely beautiful combination of supportive, comfortable cushioning and superior performance that lasts for miles and miles. The 361° Spinject doesn’t stray far from that idea […]



361° Spring 2018 Running Shoes

361° Spring 2018 Running Shoes

361° Sensation 3: Wears the Crown! The original 361° Award Winner, the Sensation, is a mild stability workhorse with the perfect blend of guidance and cushioning to offer the ideal ride on any run. Its open toe box design and breathable air mesh satisfy all runners. The Sensation 3’s […]



Casual Shoes for Men to Wear with Jeans

Casual Shoes for Men to Wear with Jeans

Peanut butter and jelly, Rocky and Bullwinkle… sneakers and jeans. They go together, well, perfectly! As summer fades into September, you may have started looking for some closed-toed, casual kicks to take you into fall. Here are four of the most stylish shoes in our […]



Bang for Your Buck, Not Your Body. Why Shoe Life Matters.

Bang for Your Buck, Not Your Body. Why Shoe Life Matters.

Reprinted by permission from Milestone Sports By: Stephen Suydam, PhD. In the early days of Milestone Sports, the three co-founders were talking about when they should buy new running shoes.  None of them had a quantifiable measure for knowing the exact time. So they set […]



This Device is Improving My Running

This Device is Improving My Running

“I feel like I’m an inefficient runner,” I said to me. “Oh, really, self?” we asked. “Well, let’s find out!”  Wait, how, though? Watches can be expensive. I can’t put money down for a Garmin or a Polar right now, so what’s something that gives me similar information […]



3 Reasons Why You Should Watch the CrossFit Games

3 Reasons Why You Should Watch the CrossFit Games

By Cathy Kerns The 2017 CrossFit Games™ are upon us! With the first event starting Thursday, August 3rd at its new games location: Madison, Wisconsin. And it is in Madison, Wisconsin that we shall uncover, through a whole host of new events, who the fittest men […]



Socks That Keep Your Feet Cool in the Summer and Combat Blisters!

Socks That Keep Your Feet Cool in the Summer and Combat Blisters!

The following blog was published on the Balega blog and has been modified.   Welcome the Balega Blister Resist line! Like a good fudgesicle, a pair of Blister Resists are a life saver on a blistering hot summer day. They boast an ideal blend of […]



Should I Stretch or Foam Roll Before I Run?

Should I Stretch or Foam Roll Before I Run?

I asked our intern, Katie, “what is a question you have as a new runner?” Having been a swimmer all of her life and in college the last four years, she hadn’t been much for running, constantly in the pool and well, ‘studying’ (only kidding, Katie). […]