Named the best shoe for long road runs in our Best Running Shoes of 2021 <a href=”https://www.outsideonline.com/outdoor-gear/run/best-running-shoes-2021-winter-buyers-guide/”>Best Running Shoes of 2021</a>. gear guide, the HOKA Bondi 7 offers the most cushion of any of their road shoes. Even though these are super plush, the internal heel counters provide plenty…
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Julia Hawkins insists we should all try new things. She would know—she started running at 100 and became an age-group ace by 101.
The distance runner shaved more than two hours off the JMT’s previous fastest time
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The 8,148-foot Colorado peak presents a fun challenge for runners, hikers, and mountain bikers alike
Images from photographers Dan and Janine Patitucci capture what it's like to run in the iconic mountain range
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More and more people are measuring their heart-rate variability using fitness trackers—and seeing those HRV numbers plummet after a few drinks the night before
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Team members run in states with restrictive LGBTQ+ laws, to show their pride in their identity and their joy for the outdoors
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Ice cream? Before a run? Yes, please.
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To make the World Athletics Championships team, American athletes must finish in the top three at one of the most competitive meets ever held
A new study compares active and passive interval recoveries, but physiology isn’t the only factor to consider
Worn by two Canadian marathon runners in the Tokyo Olympics, these road running shoes are known for their soft roll and comfortable upper. As one of our testers noted, “I was pleased to have these late in the test because they are a blend of many of…
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Casual fits for the office, gym, and everywhere in between
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The Swiss Alps are home to an incredible new hut-to-hut runners’ route called the Via Valais. It’s a little demanding—150 miles, nine stages, and 42,000 feet of elevation gain—but if you can take it on, you’re guaranteed one of the most spectacular adventures of your life.
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When you’re covering 145 miles through the Alps, every gram counts
The brand took its time entering the super-shoe race, but its new, responsive model for marathoners was worth the wait
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“The Nike ZoomX Invincible shoe might not break speed records, but it rules for recovery runs,” wrote our Buyer’s Guide testers. “From top to bottom, Nike has created the best max-cushion shoe we’ve ever tested.” That’s why we gave it a Gear of the Year award.
In their recent release, Molly Huddle and Sara Slattery push back against conditions that curtail the running careers of young women, with stories from 50 who’ve made it
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Running shoe testers Cory Smith and Lisa Jhung picked the Asics Gel-Nimbus Lite 2 as the best shoe for everyday miles in our 2021 Summer Buyer’s Guide. “It feels like a well-worn favorite right out of the box,” they wrote. “Overall, it’s a refreshing departure from the traditionally stiff…
Don’t assume a noise deterrent will save you from a run-in with a wild animal. Do your homework before you head out into the wilderness.
“Even on the sweatiest rides, we forgot we were wearing these wraparound shields, which never slipped or caused hot spots,” wrote Buyer’s Guide tester Stephanie Pearson. “The dark gray lenses worked well in bright light and in a variety of conditions on both road and trail.”…
An analysis of pro cycling data finds that altitude-born South American riders race better at high altitudes than their lowland-born rivals
Thanks to a number of world-class races, a community-focused running culture, historical landmarks, and accessible wooded trails, the nation’s capital is one of the best urban running environments in the country
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Whether they want to or not, organizations like World Athletics and the International Olympic Committee have shed the mantle of neutrality
“At 100 bucks, the Escape Pursuit might be the perfect mountain-town kicks,” wrote Winter Buyer’s Guide running shoe testers Cory Smith and Lisa Jhung. “The Escape Pursuit is a seemingly simple shoe that checks all the boxes for short- to mid-distance runs on hilly terrain.” At 50 percent off,…