Run shoes

Kalenji Kiprun Race 4 trail run shoe review

At £50 would these trail shoes from Decathlon’s in-house Kalenji brand prove to be a fiscal find or a false economy?
05 March 2020 at 11:30

Triathlon race-day run shoes: 10 of the best for racing the final leg

To provide you with a triathlon boost, it’s wise to have some lightweight specific race-day shoes in your triathlon kit bag. James Witts tests and rates 10 pairs of race-day run shoes for men…
02 March 2020 at 12:00

Carbon-fibre plates in run shoes: what they are, how they work and whether they're worth the hype

Carbon-fibre plates are now all the rage in sports footwear. Tim Heming explains what they are, how they work, and debates their place in competitive running
10 February 2020 at 10:05

Trail run shoes: 5 of the best for men reviewed

Hitting the trails? Need shoes with grip, durability, drainage and a good sense of fun? Here's our guide to help you to purchase a robust and reliable off-road running shoe this winter...
09 December 2019 at 15:00

Winter run training shoes: 10 of the best reviewed

Need some new run shoes to see you through winter training and the increased mileage? Jack Sexty tests 10 of the best
10 October 2019 at 10:04

Can run shoes make you faster?

Can run shoes really make you a faster runner? Is it really worth paying extra for a pair? We take a look at the evidence...
03 April 2019 at 14:20

Inov-8 Terraultra G 260 run shoe review

Are these graphene-infused trainers from Inov-8 the future of run shoes?
25 October 2018 at 15:11

Inov-8 develop graphene-infused sports shoes

Run brand inov-8 unveiled the first ever sports shoes to be made partly from graphene.
29 June 2018 at 10:03

Asics Gel-451 tri-specific run shoes review

Does the new tri-specific run shoe win our vote for race day?
01 June 2018 at 09:12

Women's triathlon race day run shoes: 7 of the best reviewed

Specific race day run shoes can give your triathlon run performance a real boost on race day. Here are 7 new pairs tested and rated.
16 May 2018 at 09:10

Pronation: what it means and how it affects your run shoe choice

Wondering what run shoes you should buy, based on your pronation? Here are some tips…
21 September 2017 at 11:04

Run shoes: 9 of the best reviewed for training and long distance races

For aerobic training runs and long-distance races, you should demand a trainer that offers support and optimum energy return. Jack Sexty tests 9 pairs
21 September 2017 at 10:22  (2)

Elastic shoe laces: are they worth it?

New to triathlon, and wondering if it's worth getting elastic shoe laces for your run shoes or whether you will compromise too much on support and comfort? Andy Bullock weighs up the pros and cons of elastic laces for running
18 March 2016 at 09:54  (1)

Running shoes buying guide: what to look for

Minimalist, motion-controlled, oversized… the choice of trainer for triathletes is now exhaustive. And downright confusing. We shed some light…
11 March 2016 at 09:11

Review: Hoka Speedgoat trail shoes

Inspired by the fabled Speedgoat 50k race, these ultra supportive trail running shoes from Hoka are designed for rugged, technical terrain. We took them for an off-road spin...
08 January 2016 at 15:00

On Cloudcruiser running shoes review

Mile munchers with a clever design, but not without some minor irritations
17 September 2015 at 11:11  (3)

Brooks PureGrit 4 running shoes review

Evolution rather than revolution for these superb off-road runners
08 September 2015 at 12:42

Saucony Kinvara 6 running shoes review

If Carlsberg made running shoes…. Probably one of the best you can buy
30 July 2015 at 09:00

Best women’s lightweight running shoes review 2015

We strap on eight pairs to see which will serve you best come race day
14 July 2015 at 12:39

Adidas Adizero Boston 5 women’s running shoes review

Fast, comfy and light – great for keeping legs fresh and the pace high on race day
08 July 2015 at 11:18