Mothers Day Must Haves!

      $65.00   Ladies, we have all had those days where spandex is just not our friend.  The PureProject short-sleeve running shirt from Brooks could be your new BFF. It’s a relaxed fitting, yet flattering shirt that is … Read the...

Shoe Review – Hoka Challenger ATR

The Hoka Challenger ATR is an excellent shoe to have in the arsenal, and a significant improvement that many shoe companies will have to reckon with. At just 8.6 oz, the Challenger is barely noticeable on your feet, aside from … Read the...

Shoe Review – Altra Olympus 1.5

Altra has updated their first Olympus model with the new Olympus 1.5. We put these on the feet of a variety of testers, including a number that had spent considerable time in the original Olympus. While Altras initial foray … Read the...

Shoe Review – Altra Superior 2.0

The Altra Superior 2.0 is a whole new shoe! For those who have worn the Superior 1.5, they should be prepared for a significantly different experience with the Superior 2.0. Much of the downsides of the 1.5 have been … Read the...

Shoe Review – Montrail FluidFlex ST

      The Montrail FluidFlex ST is a comfortable lightweight shoe with just a touch of stability. It is similar to the original FluidFlex, with an interesting alteration in the midsole. The shoe touts itself as being a lightweight … Read the...

Shoe Review – Pearl Izumi Trail M2

  Pearl Izumi Trail M2 These super-comfortable, but bad-ass trail mongers will easily be my favorite technical trail shoes ever. This is not hyperbole.  Right out of the box, I put these bad girls on and took them for a … Read the...

Shoe Review – Pearl Izumi N1 & N2

Mens N2 (L) and Womens N1 (R)   I’m not the kind of runner that waits to break in a sweet new pair of trail running shoes. However, the best thing I did was just that, on a long 21 … Read the...

3 Essential Form Tips – From the Waist Up Apr10

3 Essential Form Tips – From the Waist Up

Bring up FORM in a discussion with other runners and nearly everyone will immediately jump to the debate of heel strike versus midfoot strike. The more intelligent discussions might start to involve the hips and landing on a bent knee. … Read the rest

Take Back the Trail

Trail running allows us to unplug and relax. We feel safe on the trails because we know every rock, every tree, and every puddle of our local route. We’re free to fly and fuse with nature… allow our mind to … Read the rest

GORE Running Wear – Product Line Review

TAURs extensive review of the GORE Running Wear product line.        … Read the...

TAUR Easter Basket

As parents we find every opportunity to foster our childrens’ creativity and festive enthusiasm. Well here at TAUR, we pride ourselves at being children at heart as well. Take a look at what we will be putting in our Easter … Read the...

I Came, I Saw, I was Conquered

  Just one year after an ACL Surgery, I entered my first ultra since 2013. Taking more than a year off of trail races was extremely difficult for me. I had planned for this to be a moderate and conservative … Read the...