Category: Performance Socks

Performance sock reviews

Mountain biking socks

Spring 2018 Performance Sock Round Up

Socks are often times one of the last items we think about when we’re hiking, running, riding, etc.  We often look to our shoes, boots, packs, jackets, etc. as the gear heroes in our...

Thorlos Outdoor Sock Collection

Thorlos Outdoor Sock Collection Review

Heading out on an outdoor adventure, whether it be running, hiking or walking, can be hugely improved when your feet start and end the journey in one piece. Avoiding blisters isn’t just about wearing...

Swiftwick Socks

Running, Biking, And Hiking With Swiftwick Socks

And snowshoeing, skating, sledding, skiing….. well, you get the point. Initial Thoughts On Some Very Nice Swiftwick Socks Swiftwick’s moto, tagline, or catchphrase is “Chase Adventure. It Fits You.” That obviously speaks to many of...

Vim & Vigr Compression Socks

Vim & Vigr Compression Socks Review

For the uninitiated, let’s make something clear at the outset: There’s a compelling health case for compression socks. Not only do they enhance everyday circulatory function, they help ward off problems such as deep...

Injinji Compression 2.0 OTC Toesock Review

The Injinji Compression 2.0 OTC Toesock Let’s get a couple things out of the way up front. To begin with, I have purchased Injinji products before. Second (and perhaps most importantly) when Injinji took...

FITS Sock Company Pro Trail Performance Quarter

FITS Pro Trail Performance Quarter Socks

If you read my review of the FITS Light Hiker Crew Socks, you know I’m a big fan of this company’s products.  Perhaps because these socks are only a quarter height, the fit was...

FITS Sock Co Light Hiker Crew

FITS Light Hiker Crew Socks

When you first slip on the FITS Light Hiker Crew socks, the actual “fit” (no pun intended) is remarkable.  Their big push seems to be the “Heel Lock” and rightfully so.  I typically wear...

Balega Blister Resist

Balega Blister Resist and Hidden Comfort Review

  Socks can be a runner’s best friend or worst enemy when it comes to comfort, durability, and blister protection. Balega has focused on creating a high-quality running sock that can meet the needs of...