Continuing the expansion of their footwear line, last week Arc’teryx launched its first ever trail…
Tag: trail running
I am headed to the Alps in a few weeks for some trail running, so am trying to put in the base miles now. It is also a good way to get me off the bike once in awhile to do a bit of cross training. The nice thing about running is that not a ton of gear is involved, but here are my essentials. Trail dog not included.
Mountain bike tires appear to be popping up everywhere on the soles of footwear these days. First Under Armour with their Fat Tire GTX shoe, and now Adidas finally gets set to release their own mountain bike tire inspired shoe, the Terrex X-King, in the works for some time now. Trail running or mountain running with hard core rubber and tread on my feet? Why, yes please!
Although I am usually eager to spend time on the bike come spring, I do often trail run as a form of cross training. Similar to what I am wearing on the bike this season, it’s currently all about warm weather apparel here in the Bay Area, with the chance for cool mornings and the occasional patch of fog. So here is my current trail running gear line up.
Whether you are baking beneath the heat wave in California or still digging out from under the snow, trail running is a great way to enjoy the outdoors in spring. Below you will find seven essential I have been using on local trail run adventures, in addition to the gear profiled earlier in our pain free trail running accessories post.