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Balega vs Darn Tough – Differences Explained

Balega vs Darn Tough – Detailing the DifferencesOne of the most important pieces of equipment you need to have as a runner, is a good brand of socks that work well for your feet, your body, your shoes, and your training.It is important to have the best socks for you in order to avoid your […]

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Balega vs. SmartWool – What’s the Difference?

Balega vs. SmartWool – What’s Sock Brand Protects Against Blisters Better?This article compares the Balega vs SmartWool running socks.It first gives a review of the two sock models and states the difference between as it relates to blister prevention and overall durability to help you make an informed buying decision.Balega Running Socks:Balega is a leading […]

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The 4 Best Socks for Sweaty Feet Reviewed [2020 Edition]

The 4 Best Socks for Sweaty Feet Reviewed [2020 Edition] 2Shares2Got smelly and/or sweaty feet? The problem may lie in the socks you’re wearing. The wrong type of socks can cause foot problems such as corns, chafing, or foot blisters.As you may have observed, your feet are the MVP when it comes to moving around in […]

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Our Detailed Balega Hidden Comfort Review

Balega Hidden Comfort ReviewBalega designs and manufactures running socks for technical performance. The company is an initiative of both South Africa and America, with production facilities in the two countries.They are arguably the most popular blister prevention socks for runners on the market. Their primary facility is in North Carolina and they use high quality yarns […]

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The 7 Benefits of Running Compression Socks

What Are the Benefits of Running Compression Socks?1Shares1Compression socks used to be the sole reserve of diabetics and airplane pilots, but have now become gradually acceptable among marathon runners and other runners generally. longer distance runners, in particular, have been using compression socks for several years now. There’s a reason why.Though these usually knee-high socks […]

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The 5 Benefits of Good Running Socks

THE 5 BENEFITS OF GOOD RUNNING SOCKSSharesDoes changing your socks really matter when you are running? Do I need running socks?Great questions…  let me tackle them one at a time.Any runner with more than a handful of races under their belt will tell you why it is very important to have a good pair of […]

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The 3 Best Socks For Flat Feet: Reviews & Top Picks

How to Pick The Best Socks For Flat Feet (with reviews & top picks)1Shares1Flat feet condition is a major challenge to many runners, and non-runners. WebMD describes flat feet as fallen arches.  Many shoes companies have an entire list of shoes specific for flat feet runners. One inexpensive way (in comparison to buying shoes) to […]

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The 5 Best Socks For Running To Prevent Blisters

Here are the 5 Best Socks For Runners to Prevent Blisters30Shares228We discussed how bad blisters can be and how to prevent/treat them in this post here.  So to summarize blisters are caused by three main issues:FrictionSweatingHeatSo without further delay, here my criteria for selecting a really good pair of socks for running to prevent blisters. LightweightCompression […]

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