Category: Performance Socks

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...

Falke SK Energizing Wool Ski Socks Review

Initial Thoughts Up until about 10 years ago, sock reviews would have seemed a bit ridiculous to me.  Thanks to the wonders of technology and manufacturing advances, even the humble sock has been elevated...

New Socks for the New Season

New Socks for the New Season

As winter is approaching, it is time for all you runners out there to take a good look at your sock collection. It is common to acquire new socks in the spring, as training...

Sof Sole FIT

Sof Sole FIT Review

Even though they are not a household name, Sof Sole has been around in the performance sock market for over 20 years.  Sof Sole carries a wide selection of socks as well as insoles...

Asics Trail Shield Quarter

Asics Trail Shield Quarter Review

As shoes have evolved since the 1950s, socks have generally been an afterthought.  Over the last few years; however, technology in socks has started garnering the same attention (and marketing potential) as shoes.  Asics...

Swiftwick Socks Review

It’s rare that your socks match your shoes in terms of build tech and ingenuity; when it does, though, it sure feels good. Swiftwick socks represent the best of both worlds – there’s enough...