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Why Size is Key in Selecting Running Shoes

Why Size is Key in Selecting Running Shoes

Luckily for all runners, we were spared the throes that fashion imposes on other spheres. Never did we need to settle for uncomfortable running shoes only because they matched our outfits. But even though comfort is the primary performance criterion for running footwear, some people still end up with shoes that don’t fit them. Some, following now obsolete fashion trends, prioritize looks over functionality. Others put their faith in their shoes, expecting them to eventually break in and start fe …
Nov 2nd 2023 Run United
GPS Fitness Tracker: How to Always Stay on Track

GPS Fitness Tracker: How to Always Stay on Track

We’ve already gotten used to the comfort of GPS. The ability to get anywhere you need without having to know the road is more than simply convenient. It boosts our confidence when navigating familiar roads and spares us the worry of not knowing where to go when we find ourselves in unfamiliar places. But did you know that GPS can be of great benefit to runners as well? Even if you know your running route by heart, having a GPS fitness tracker monitor your activity can be of immense value …
Oct 10th 2023 Run United
How a Running Belt Can Improve Your Run

How a Running Belt Can Improve Your Run

As seasoned runners would attest, the needs during a run can vary greatly. Some runners need a safe place to keep their keys or phone, others require energy gels for a quick boost, and almost everyone needs regular hydration. What's more, these items must be easily accessible without interfering with the runner's stride or breathing rhythm. That’s where a running belt can come in very handy. Let's delve deeper into the features and benefits of running belts.What's a Running Belt? A runni …
Oct 4th 2023 RunUnited
How Reflective Running Gear Enhances Safety During Nighttime Runs

How Reflective Running Gear Enhances Safety During Nighttime Runs

Running is a fantastic way to stay fit and clear your mind. However, if you're a night owl or have a busy schedule, you most likely only have evening and night jogs to enjoy. Whereas danger is never too far when running near the roadway, it comes even closer during the hours of dim light and darkness. This is where reflective running gear comes to the rescue, turning its wearers into mobile lighthouses. But what exactly is reflective gear, and how does it enhance safety during nighttime …
Oct 4th 2023 Run United
Why Garmin Watch is the Preferred Choice for Running Equipment

Why Garmin Watch is the Preferred Choice for Running Equipment

In a world where smartwatches are becoming increasingly popular, it can be hard to choose the right one for running. However, there is one brand that stands out – Garmin. Despite the competition from tech giants like Apple, Garmin has managed to maintain its position as a preferred choice for runners worldwide. In this post, we are exploring why you should try Garmin running watches. Garmin Watch Models Diversity When it comes to choosing a Garmin watch, you're spoiled for choi …
Oct 3rd 2023 RunUnited
Top 10 Running Trails in Texas

Top 10 Running Trails in Texas

Running is more than just a fitness routine; it's an experience, especially when you're running amidst the stunning landscapes of Texas. From verdant green belts to rocky mountain trails, the Lone Star State offers a myriad of scenic paths that will make your run exhilarating and fulfilling. Ready to know more about some of these? Here are the best running trails in Texas that promise not just a workout but breathtaking views as well. Barton Creek Greenbelt Trail, Barton Creek Wilde …
Sep 29th 2023 RunUnited
Best Running Gear: A Look at 2023's Top Products

Best Running Gear: A Look at 2023's Top Products

Running… The rhythmic pounding of your feet against the pavement, your heart pounding in sync. It's a sport that pushes you to your limits - physically, mentally, emotionally. But why make it any harder than it has to be? In our fast-paced world, running gear is constantly improving, so there's no need to slog it out with subpar equipment or, worse, none at all. Arming yourself with the best running gear & accessories isn't about making running easy; it's about making it better - more efficie …
Sep 8th 2023 Run United
The Rise of Road Running Shoes: Why They Are Preferred by Runners

The Rise of Road Running Shoes: Why They Are Preferred by Runners

When people got tired of having their feet pierced and wounded by whatever lay on the ground, they came up with footwear. Some time after that, people invented roads, and traversing territories became much easier. Modern roads, though much more comfortable than trails, still make runners face certain challenges. Road running footwear was designed specifically to address those issues and nullify their impact on the running experience. In this article, we’ll take a closer look at the evolution …
Sep 7th 2023 Run United
The Best Insoles For Running Shoes | How To Choose

The Best Insoles For Running Shoes | How To Choose

Originally, our feet were designed to walk barefoot on soft, uneven surfaces like grass or sand. But today, we're mostly pounding the pavement or other hard surfaces, and let's be honest, our feet aren't exactly thrilled about it. They're under a lot of pressure (literally) and can't always distribute it evenly. That's where running insoles come into play. Running insoles help transfer that pressure away from high-pressure points, ensuring an even distribution as we trot along. Plus, …
Aug 15th 2023 RunUnited
Top 10 Marathons Around the World That Every Runner Should Experience

Top 10 Marathons Around the World That Every Runner Should Experience

Running a marathon might seem like a strange activity to some people, but once you finish your first, it's hard to stop. The thrill of the start, the camaraderie born among runners, the challenge of pushing your limits - it's an experience that's hard to beat. Some marathons stand out for their stunning scenery, others for their challenging courses or thrilling atmosphere. In this article, we will take you on a journey around the globe, exploring the top 9 marathons that offer truly exception …
Aug 10th 2023 Run United

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