From a totally reinvented ski boot to a wetsuit that's good for the environment, this is the stuff we're most excited about

The smallest presents often make the best presents

The season’s best trainers keep you moving through nasty weather

Our three favorite trail runners

The three best runners for winter weather

It's not incredibly lightweight, packable, or durable, but all this stuff will serve you just fine in the outdoors and doesn't cost a small fortune

Winter-training heroes require apparel with oomph.

It’s the one made especially for you, based on 3-D scans of your feet. And it's coming.

Seeing a beloved piece of gear get discontinued is a bit like going through a rough breakup. Pearl Izumi’s decision to terminate its Run line left our writer particularly devastated.

Tough and nimble, these off-road kicks are ready to fly

They won’t guarantee you a win, but they will certainly stand out

Road-running shoes are turning up the foam again

Sally Bergesen created Oiselle to give female runners great-fitting shorts and sports bras with a dose of style. Now the swift little brand is on a mission to empower athletes by taking on Nike and its dominance over track and field.

If you want stuff that will last and fit well, you don't want to go dirt cheap. Presenting the best-value gear we've tried.

Trustworthy kicks for when the going gets rough.

(The North Face) The North Face Runners Hat Trucker hats block sun and look rad. The North Face took it a step further, adding a mesh sweatband around the rim to keep sunscreen out of your eyes. Price $30 Buy Now (Nathan) Nathan ExoShot Bottle By pairing…

From road to trail and back again.

The new design paradigm: fat and fatter

Gear to keep you moving through the unpredictable spring months

The Oregon behemoth revealed a few crazy new shoe concepts at its recent Innovation for Everybody event. Here are the ones worth paying attention to.

We thought these kicks were an April Fools' prank. Turns out they're real.

The latest development in Nike's running shoe line is the use of flykint, the same technology they debuted in their basketball and soccer shoes a few years ago.

Blurring the lines between where your sock ends and your shoe begins

Debuting in March 2016, Lumo Run shorts (and women’s tights) have a built-in sensor that analyzes your form and provides real-time coaching. We took the beta version for a test run.

Sure, Tinder and are great. But, for athletes, the fitness app is even better.

10 next-gen running essentials

Forget the treadmill. Here’s the gear you need to run outside all winter long.

About a year ago, ​29-year-old Stephan Shay lost his full-time job. But then he found an 18.5-foot vintage rig named Lolita.

The world’s best athlete might just wear the word’s best shoe

The death of the cutting-edge shoe is the story of a fiercely competitive running landscape and it raises the question: Can new brands enter—and survive—in today’s market?

If you have the right gear, there's no excuse to stop training

On turf or tarmac, these are our favorite women's trainers of the season

These six jackets will help you log miles—safely—by trail or road

On your mark, get set, track!

Faster, more comfortable kicks for all conditions

Boston Marathon memorabilia you’ll actually wear

Power your phone and feel better about yourself with this human-powered machine

Fishy shoes for six Franklins

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It turns out maximally cushioned shoes are faster than you think. …

How the sneaker maker went from Kardashian flop to an $8 billion behemoth in less than four years

Uh, why on earth was the cameraman using the machine in the first place?

Take the appropriate precautions so you can concentrate on your ride, not the pain coming from your inner thighs

Vibram: A vulcanized-rubber sole that revolutionized footwear.

Ingenious solutions to make the season's simplest sport even better

Want to buy the world’s coolest shoes? Skip the mall and reach for the phone instead.

If you’ve committed to your first half, you’ll need the right gear. We’ve got you covered.

The famous shimmering lights, now on your feet

If you plan to run this summer, you better have a hat. Here are our five favorites.

The Ultralight Trail Running Essentials of 2015

The Best Women's Running Shoes of 2015

The Women’s Running Essentials of 2015

2015 Gear of the Year Winner

2015 Gear of the Year Winner

The result of years of chaos—go minimalist! go fat! don't change a thing!—in the running market? Everybody wins.

The best thing going in this year's crop of shoes? Diversity.

Put some bounce in your step with the season's best road running shoes.

Six of our favorite items to keep you comfortable and visible on the road

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A visit to the New Balance Sports Research Lab reveals how the company turns science into shoes. …

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Start with Olympic athletes, analyze the foot strikes of dozens of volunteers, and then feed all the data into an architectural software program named after a bug.

Spring's best off-road shoes strike a balance between speed and comfort

Workout apparel that looks good enough for the runway

The springs inside this sole could make you a faster runner

Heavily cushioned running shoes, the 'New York Times' reports, are on the rise. But a closer look at the trend reveals a different story.

Some picks are unexpected—or downright geeky—but we'd run with any of them.

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How Hoka One One invented a revolutionary type of shoe, turned an entire industry on its head, and ushered in a new era of running

Music to your ears, training for your heart

Running to work is hard, especially when you have to contend with cold weather, poor visibility, and icy roads. On those days, your gear matters.

The only gear you need for long hauls, tested over who-knows-how-many miles.

Like any wilderness mission, trail running requires savvy prep and the right equipment. Pack your bag wisely.

5 must-have tools to rebound from marathon season

Gone are the days of "shrink it and pink it." This equipment—much of it designed by women, for women—rocks.

Elite mud running champion Max King gives the lowdown on race-day attire.

Celebrate National Running Safety Month with this high-visibility gear.

Tips from pro triathlete Timothy O’Donnell

Nathan’s Zeal race vest packs a lot of hydration into one small, efficient must-have.

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