Alastair

As the founder of Trail & Kale, and seasoned marathoner & ultrarunner, Alastair loves bringing our readers independent running shoe reviews and gear insights to help you run your best. Learn more about Trail & Kale here.

Fatty15 Review: Here’s What Happened After 60 Days Of...

This review includes everything you need to know about this vegan essential fatty acid supplement, how it's better Omega-3 fish oil, the stated benefits and why I've chosen to continue taking it.

10 Best Running Shoes For Wide Feet, Ranked With...

Our expertly curated list of the best running shoes for wide feet, featuring in-depth reviews and rankings to help you stride in comfort & style.

Best Running Sunglasses of 2024: Expert Reviews on Style...

Our shortlist of the best running sunglasses will help you decide which sunglasses to buy. All glasses are protective, lightweight, comfortable, stylish!

5 Best Tempo Running Shoes For Speed Training In...

The best tempo running shoes for running faster including speed intervals and fartlek training sessions; reviewed by running shoe experts.

Saucony Triumph 22 Review: It’s Back! But Is It...

This max cushioned daily trainer works well for easy miles, and all-day wear but is it better than version 21, and how does it fair among its competitors?

On Cloud VS Hoka For Walking: How To Choose...

The key differences between Hoka and On, my top recommendations for walking and trail hikes, PLUS considerations to keep in mind when choosing the perfect pair for you

Hoka VS Brooks Running Shoes: How To Choose Between...

Hoka VS Brooks running shoes compared, from a Brooks & HOKA shoes expert; Yes, I've reviewed them all... [2024 Guide]

Rumpl Blanket Review: Everyone In This Family Loves These...

Our Rumpl blanket review compares the key features of the Original, Nanoloft and Down puffy camping blankets, plus the pros and cons of each.

Nike Pegasus 41 Review: The Flying Horse Is Back!

Is the Nike Pegasus 41 still the go-to daily trainer for runners seeking a dreamy balance of cushioning, responsiveness, and durability? Well, yes... yes it is. I'm not one to keep secrets from you 😉

11 Best Brooks Running Shoes of 2024 Ranked With...

Welcome to the ULTIMATE Brooks Running shoes buyer's guide, complete with reviews + rankings of the best Brooks shoes | YES, I've reviewed them all!

Brooks Ghost 16 Review: Updates Further Enhance This Wildly...

With an improved fit, lighter design, and continued reliability, Brooks has just reaffirmed why the Ghost line is their most popular daily trainer.

18 Best HOKA Running Shoes of 2024 Ranked With...

ULTIMATE HOKA Running shoes buyer's guide, complete with reviews + rankings of the best HOKA running shoes. YES, I've reviewed them all!

Merrell MTL Skyfire 2 Review: Speed Demons for Steep...

Fast, lightweight, and grippy, it didn't take me long to appreciate how perfect these are for precision mountain running and fast-paced trail races.

Father’s Day Gifts For Dads That Run [2024 Edition]

The most thoughtful gift ideas for dads who run, whether it's his birthday, Father's Day or another special occasion, there's a cool gift for your run-loving dad on this list.

LEKI Ultratrail FX.One Trail Running Poles Review

Having tested them thoroughly in the mountains of Northern California, Alastair shares how these premium running poles improve trail performance