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The Saucony Hurricane ISO Returns to CRC

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The Saucony Hurricane ISO Returns to CRC

Saucony Super Stability. The Hurricane ISO 4 is Saucony's latest take on a plush and supportive ride. If you like the sound of that, read on about three key features of this shoe. Sock-like Upper Many other Saucony models feature a sock-like upper called ISOFIT and the Hurricane joins the party in 2018. This upper has the tongue stitched to the side to prevent slipping and give you a more custom fit. Not every foot is shaped the same, and Saucony recognizes that. Less irritation means more time enjoying your run! Updated Cushioning The Hurricane features a new EVERUN midsole...

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Apparel Review: Zensah Compression Bra

Apparel Zensah

Apparel Review: Zensah Compression Bra

We're always on the lookout for gear that allows runners and walkers to perform their best, which is why we're excited to add Zensah to our sports bra lineup at the CRC. After testing out both the Racey sports bra and Seamless Running bra, I can confidently say that both bras are reliable options for the A-B cup athlete looking for performance and comfort. The Racey sports bra features a v-neck and a keyhole racerback. This allows for full arm movement and range of motion. Women looking for slightly more coverage and support might prefer the Seamless Running sports bra with its higher neckline.   I've...

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New Year, New (and Improved!) Brooks Launch 5

Brooks Footwear Launch

New Year, New (and Improved!) Brooks Launch 5

The Brooks Launch updates to its 5th edition and continues to fill the space of a light, fast shoe at a great price point. Springing in at $100, this cushioned and quicker-feeling shoe has plenty of cushion for your long runs with enough pop to see you through a cross-training session, too. Basically, if you're a fan of multi-use tools, this shoe should be on your tool belt.   There are a few changes from the previous version that help with overall fit: 1. Expansion of the toebox. The Launch 5 tweaks the area around your toes a bit to...

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New Look, New Fit: ASICS GEL-Nimbus 20

ASICS Footwear Launch

New Look, New Fit: ASICS GEL-Nimbus 20

"That's like walking on air!" At CRC we LOVE to hear a customer exclaim with joy when they slip on a new shoe and utter a phrase similar to that. It makes our day helping you find something that feels incredibly comfortable. One shoe that we are extremely excited to see updated is the new ASICS GEL-Nimbus 20.   The ASICS GEL-Nimbus 19 had some minor issues with a slightly narrow fit in the toe box, but we are pleased to have found that issue resolved with the latest version of the shoe. A brand new upper material and weave ensure you...

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My First Marathon with St. Jude Hero Michelle

Race Story

My First Marathon with St. Jude Hero Michelle

Michelle shares her first marathon experience, racing for St Jude's in Memphis, before hanging with Elvis and enjoying the best of Memphis barbecue.

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