RUNNING SHOE REVIEWS
Reviews of the latest road and trail running shoes from our testing grounds in Northern California

Running Shoe Reviews 1 - Trail and Kale | Trail Running & Adventure

Saucony Endorphin Pro 4 Review: Fast, Comfortable, and Race...

Alastair explains how these well priced super shoes combine speed, comfort, and stability to elevate your race...
Running Shoe Reviews 2 - Trail and Kale | Trail Running & Adventure

Nike Zegama 2 Review: Miles Better Than The Original

Alastair pushes the Zegama 2 to the limit, demonstrating how Nike's latest trail shoe delivers responsive cushioning,...
Running Shoe Reviews 3 - Trail and Kale | Trail Running & Adventure

Merrell Morphlite Review: Best Road/Trail Running Shoes For $100

The Merrell Morphlite has a perfect balance of comfort, grip, and versatility, and is designed for seamless...
Running Shoe Reviews 4 - Trail and Kale | Trail Running & Adventure

Salomon S/Lab Pulsar 3 Review: The Ultimate Trail Running...

Lightweight, responsive, and built for extreme performance, Alastair shares why the Salomon S/Lab Pulsar 3 is a...
Running Shoe Reviews 5 - Trail and Kale | Trail Running & Adventure

New Balance 1080 v13 Review: The Comfort King of...

Alastair shares his insights on the max cushioned New Balance 1080 v13. That Fresh Foam X foam...
Running Shoe Reviews 6 - Trail and Kale | Trail Running & Adventure

Merrell MTL Long Sky 2 Matryx Review

Alastair explores the rugged agility and responsive design of Merrell's latest trail running shoe for mountain runners.
Running Shoe Reviews 7 - Trail and Kale | Trail Running & Adventure

ASICS Metaspeed Sky Paris Review

The Metaspeed Sky is where comfort meets race-day performance, and I can honestly say Asics have created...
Running Shoe Reviews 8 - Trail and Kale | Trail Running & Adventure

HOKA Skyward X Review: A Max Cushion Training Weapon...

Alastair explains how HOKA's Skyward X super trainer is able to give you a super plush ride,...
Running Shoe Reviews 9 - Trail and Kale | Trail Running & Adventure

Nike Pegasus Trail 5 Review: The Peg Is Back!

Alastair shares how the Nike Pegasus Trail 5 performs on varied terrain, with significant improvements that may...
Running Shoe Reviews 10 - Trail and Kale | Trail Running & Adventure

Topo Athletic Ultrafly 5 Review

Helen takes a look at the Topo Ultrafly 5's key features and their running performance as an...
Running Shoe Reviews 11 - Trail and Kale | Trail Running & Adventure

Nike Ultrafly Review: Fast On Rolling Routes, Limited On...

Alastair breaks down the Ultrafly's key features, performance on diverse terrains, and whether its worth the $260...
Running Shoe Reviews 12 - Trail and Kale | Trail Running & Adventure

Nike Vaporfly 3 Review: FAST, But At What Cost?

Join Alastair as he explores the trade-offs between speed and comfort in Nike's lightest elite racing shoe.