January 2021

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vUHFk92ctm0 YouTube Version of this week's Rundown In the Media Stickiest Outsole Rubber Bonus Round This past week I headed back out for a bonus round on the stickiest outsole rubber comp from the week before. I wanted to get a Vibram Megagrip compound head to head with a Vibram XS Trek, and see how it stacked against the others. Check it out to see if it knocked any

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8rOslXLoljc Weekly Rundown Video Version On this end…a good week of running. Thankfully my knee just needed a week off. This past week I’ve put 50 miles into the North Face Vectiv Infinite, a brand new release which the North Face kept a tight lid on. Look for my review next week. I also released this week a head-to-head comp of some of the top trail runners in

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BytE3i4jSJ0 Jim Blandford has depth within the ultrarunning community.  He got 2nd at Massanutten in 2012, won it in 2013, got 3rd in 2014 and then took a DNF in 2015.  Jim has notable finishes across the ultrarunning spectrum and we ask all the questions you want to know about winning, longevity and staying fit in your forties. Race Reports Facebook Instagram Strava YouTube UltraSignUp YouTube Live Stream Podcast

In this week's Trails Collective Rundown of what's shaking in the regional trail world, we've got media notables, FKT's of the week, events about to run, and registrations that are gonna cap out. Let's get into it. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Iahtfpa51ko Video version of this week's Rundown In the Media CULTRA released Episode 110 with FKT international leader, Jason Hardrath. Jason Friedeman and the Pain Cave released Episode Episode 77 with 12:19

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6x-cTC2_c1A Kim Levinsky has worked hard to make trail running accessible and fun for everyone. She is the RD for Sassquad Trail Running, a running community in the tri-state area. Last year 56% of her finishers were female, all veterans and family sign-ups get a discount and most of racing revenue is donated to local charities. This past fall, Kim completed her first 100 miler and


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