Brian Metzler

Brian Metzler

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New Balance 800 - Trail Runners: Reviews

New Balance 800 - Trail Runners: Reviews

LIGHT AND NIMBLEIf you crossed a mountain goat with a ballet dancer, the offspring would wear these shoes. The lightweight and easy-flexing 800 is especially nimble for a trail runner, delivering a...

Brooks Infiniti - Running Shoes: Reviews

Brooks Infiniti - Running Shoes: Reviews

LOVES LONG RUNSIf neutral shoes are sedans and stability shoes are SUVs, then the Infiniti is a minivan. It's part of Brooks's new "guidance" line of shoes, which are designed to be a bit less...

Adidas J S3 - Trail Running Shoes: Reviews

Adidas J S3 - Trail Running Shoes: Reviews

1. An awkward name may be the J S3's only weakness. It has a perfect blend of agility and support: An airy top half made from a durable, ultralight mesh nylon keeps weight down—and debris out...

Mizuno Wave Elixir 3 - Running Shoes: Reviews

Mizuno Wave Elixir 3 - Running Shoes: Reviews

CAN HANDLE HEAVY STRIKINGThe Elixir is like a Ferrari with all-terrain tires. It combines the barely there mesh upper of a race shoe with the full-foam midsole of a distance trainer. A snug heel cup...