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Meet Altra IQ, The World’s First Smart Running Shoes That Logs More Than Speed And Distance

If your are serious about running, then you will want to know more than just how far and how fast you are running; you need more data, which by your own means, is not attainable. Only pro athletes will be treated to such luxury, but Altra IQ Smart Running Shoe Powered By iFit wants to change that. It turns any amateur runners into a pro, well, not in terms of performance, but data acquisition for real-time analyzing. Embedded in a hollowed out groove on both shoes is a flexible, razor-thin multi-sensor system that will pick up data like foot strike zone, ground contact time, running cadence, left versus right foot favoring, and foot-specific pressure. Continue reading Meet Altra IQ, The World’s First Smart Running Shoes That Logs More Than Speed And Distance

Nike Releases Limited Edition Gold Lunar Caldra To Mark Ashton Eaton’s New World Record

Nike has released a limited edition gold version of the Lunar Caldra running shoes to mark Ashton Eaton’s achievement at the IAAF World Championships on August 28, 2015, when the decathlete broke the world record which he had set three years before. As you may have guessed, he did wearing Nike cross-training shoe, the Nike Lunar Caldra. The pair of kicks plays heavily on the harmonious relation between the three colors, namely black, gold and white, sporting a gold upper with white accents – interjected by bits of black elements, a black Swoosh logo, black laces, and rounding up with a black and white two tone midsole and outer sole. Continue reading Nike Releases Limited Edition Gold Lunar Caldra To Mark Ashton Eaton’s New World Record

Speakers-equipped Running Vest Lets You Run And Listen To Music Without Cutting Out Environment Noises

Running while listening to your favorite tunes can boost your performance, but not without its danger. Danger like being cut off from the all-important environment noises such as approaching automobile. Damson solves this by introducing bone conduction headphones by introducing sound directly to your skull so your ears can remain open to hear other ambient noises, but Oregon-based Roadnoise has another way: putting speakers on your shoulder, and it is calling it the Roadnoise Vest. Roadnoise Vest is no ordinary running vest. Continue reading Speakers-equipped Running Vest Lets You Run And Listen To Music Without Cutting Out Environment Noises

Altra Running Lone Peak Neoshell Keeps Water Out, But Won’t Turn Your Feet into a Sweat Sock

If you love trail running, or basically just running, we bet you have experienced scenario like waterproof on the outside, waterlogged on the inside. Yes. We are talking about waterproof trail shoes, which are sometimes not quite as waterproof as you might have expected. Why? The key is breathability. While many trail shoes excels in keeping water out, they also impedes the flow of air which will inevitable lead to soaked feet, but this time round, it is not the water on the outside that makes your feet wet; it is your own sweat. Obviously, that isn’t the most ideal scenario, which Altra Running Lone Peak Neoshell Trail Shoes aims to address. Continue reading Altra Running Lone Peak Neoshell Keeps Water Out, But Won’t Turn Your Feet into a Sweat Sock

Adidas miCoach SMART RUN Watch

when training on your own, a wearable fitness tracker would be a great help, but not just any tracker, it has to be something like the Adidas miCoach SMART RUN Watch. despite being a small wrist-worn device, this smartwatch is as competent as a fitness tracker could ever be, which is why Adidas has boldly claim that the miCoach SMART RUN is “the most advanced and intuitive wrist based running device on the market.” it packs GPS mapping for keeping track of your speed, distance and routes taken, built-in optical technology to monitor your heart rate directly off your wrist, accelerometer for counting steps your have taken, and on top of all those, it also has a MP3 player with Bluetooth wireless audio for tuning to your favorite tunes while training, as well as for listening in to audible coaching guidance – and it does all that without the need for cables, straps and addon sensors. Continue reading Adidas miCoach SMART RUN Watch

Nike Air Pegasus 83/30 “Mineral Teal” Shoes

one of the oldest running shoes under sporting gear giant Nike is the Air Pegasus, making it among the most recognizable kicks under the Oregon-based footwear giant’s catalogue. over the years, Air Pegasus has evolved and has pretty much becomes the mainstay in Nike’s running collection. marking its 30th anniversary this year (yes, it is that long), Nike pays homage to the much revered Air Pegasus 83/30, the lovechild of the Air Pegasus 83 and the Air Pegasus 30, with a new (very) attractive “mineral teal” colorway. as with previous 83/30, modern materials and construction made up this pair of sneakers’ retro-beautiful styling. Continue reading Nike Air Pegasus 83/30 “Mineral Teal” Shoes

New Balance Revlite 574 Sneakers

how many times have you look at your well worn pair of classic kicks and wished they’d give it a modern day take? well, that’s what you had in mind, then do not miss the New Balance Revlite 574 Sneakers – a pair of sport shoes that still bears the familiar classic retro-style look that any New Balance fan remembers, but injected with modern sneaker technology such as a new Revlite foam cushioned midsole for the improved responsiveness, durability and comfort, and inline with the 21st century you, it now has a synthetic leather upper for that added premium look. and oh, the colorways are updated too and this sneakers are available in a choice of four combo hues: navy with white and red, blue with silver, hi-viz yellow with black and white, as well as black with red. no price for guessing which colorway is our favorite. the New Balance Revlite 574 Sneakers can be yours for just from $73.95 a pair. more look after the break. Continue reading New Balance Revlite 574 Sneakers

Nike Air Max LE Collection Sports Shoes

when it comes style, no area should be overlooked – even if its just a pair of sneakers that you use to work your round in the basketball court or running trails. it (the shoes) should either look awesome or stylishly loud or both so that you could what you love in absolute style. the Nike Air Max Limited Edition Edition Sports Shoes happens to fit into the awesome department. don’t believe? just look at the images. it is not loud but stylish and yet minimalist enough to qualify as a pair of awesome kicks in our books. Continue reading Nike Air Max LE Collection Sports Shoes

Nike HTM Flyknit Collection

Nike HTM Flyknit Collection
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fancy wearing next to nothing on your feet when you go on your running routine? you can’t really do so cos’ it is going to hurt your feet. so the next best thing you can do is to grab a pair of ultra lightweight shoes like the Nike HTM Flyknit Collection. building on Nike’s latest innovative shoes engineering and materials, the HTM Flyknit Collection is the result of the collaboration between Japanese designer Hiroshi Fujiwara, Nike design legend Tinker Hatfield and Nike CEO/designer Mark Parker. designed like a sock that stays snug and almost unnoticeable, the Flyknit has a virtually seamless upper and its one-piece upper design also translates to environmental benefit as it reduces wastage that is associated in cutting of multiple materials. Continue reading Nike HTM Flyknit Collection