Our Detailed Balega Hidden Comfort Review

Balega is arguably the top blister preventing socks for runners on the market. Here is our review of their very popular Balega Hidden Comfort.

Balega 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 … Read more

The 7 Benefits of Running Compression Socks

Compression socks used to be the sole reserve of diabetics and airplane pilots, but have now become gradually acceptable among runners. There’s a reason why some of the faster runners in the world have started using them. We break down 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 look like … Read more

The 5 Best Socks For Running To Prevent Blisters

Blisters might be the most annoying minor injury that you can suffer running. Most blisters are caused by friction which can be reduced or even elimated with a good pair of socks. Here are our favorite 5 best socks for running to prevent blisters.

30Shares228We 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 StyleMoisture Wicking FabricCushioningThese five socks … Read more