Saucony Peregrine 10 ST First Impressions

Saucony Peregrine 10 ST shoe on a gravel trail / road.

My current trail running shoes have been long overdue for replacement (Salomon Speedcross 5), and for the next pair I decided to try something new. I picked up a pair of Saucony Peregrine 10 ST trail running shoes and this post will cover my initial, first impressions with the shoes. Saucony Peregrine 10 ST Specifications … Read more

Ultra Trail Running Preparation Guide For Food, Hydration, And Gear

Before you head off and hit the trails for any ultra marathon trail distance, it’s a good idea to do your ultra trail running preparation (aside from the obvious training and exercise of course!) First off, this is based purely on my own experience, and should not be a set-in-stone recipe for ultra trail running … Read more

10 Signs of a Great Trail Run

What are the signs of a great trail run for you? There are a multitude of amazing sights, sounds and experiences to be had on just about any trail. I’ve gathered up some photos of amazing sunsets, trail views, and creatures, racking up a number of unfortunate scrapes, scuffs and other injuries whilst at it. … Read more

Lightweight Trail Running Shoes, a Minimalist Pair

merrell trail glove 5 fitness-lightweight-trail running shoes on grass

I haven’t always considered lightweight trail running shoes. I’ve always run in traditional, padded trail shoes, or normal padded road variants. My running style tends more toward a heel strike and so that extra padding really helps absorb the impacts. Lately, I’ve been interested in some of the proclaimed benefits of running barefoot or minimalist. … Read more