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...

Rick and Jen McNulty...

Rick and Jen McNulty, Founders of NJ Trail Series What does is take to build a successful trail-running organization? Do you recruit elite runners from all over the world to draw in high-performing athletes? Do you purchase full-page ads in … Read the...

Inspiration Through the Eyes of Kendall Wimmer ...

“Lose yourself in the journey – if you haven’t found it, you haven’t gone high enough or far enough.”  – Kendall Wimmer. Everyone has a different reason for running, a different reason for pushing themselves harder and further than they … Read the rest

Protein Bar Recipe: Chocolate Peanut Butter “Gnarly Bars” Feb12

Protein Bar Recipe: ...

  As trail runners we’re on the go a lot! We run a dozen miles in the mountains, change in the parking lot, and slip into work as most people are starting their first cup of coffee. These “gnarly bars” … Read the...

Trails in Motion – Film Tour Feb09

Trails in Motion ...

It seems everyone is carrying a camera or action cam these days and then creating pretty cool videos on YouTube. Fewer, however, are taking the time and effort to create truly inspiring and thought-provoking trail related films. And while the … Read the...