A Tennis Shoe Story: Run Down Memory Lane

Merrell Women's Siren Sport Lace-Up Image

What can I say about tennis shoes that has not already been written? There are articles about the construction, style, fit, best brand, which celebrity wears which shoe, and yes, even the history of. If you are one of the athletic types, I have no doubt your closet floor, or the pile of shoes near the front door- depending on how you roll - is consumed with various styles, colors, and brands of tennis shoes. Not because you need to tie on a different pair every time you grab your racquet and hit … [Read more...]

How to Choose the Right Running Shoes

ASICS Women's GEL-Speed Star 5 Running Shoe

Making the decision to take up running is a big change in most people's lives. You are making conscious changes to become healthier, and happier. While running is one of the easiest types of exercise and sport to get involved with there are a few items that are necessary to running, like a good pair of running shoes. There are many different types of running shoes available on the market, and it is not always easy to know which ones will be the best for you. It is important to remember that … [Read more...]

Shoes that work you out

Chaco ZX/2 Vibram Yampa

Just because you're working out doesn't mean you don't still want to wear cute shoes, but the right shoes for the gym or your favorite outdoor activity require more than just a high score on the cute-o-meter. Active shoes need to offer support, keep your body mechanics safe, fit correctly and be comfortable and durable enough to wear for hours at a time. No matter how well made a shoe is, wearing the right shoe for the right activity is the key to comfort and support. Chaco The Chaco … [Read more...]

Finding the Right Bowling Shoes for Your Needs

Pink Bowling Shoes Photo

The Importance of Good Bowling Shoes Some people find it unappetizing to wear rental bowling shoes, just on principle.   It's not fun to think about how many other people have worn those shoes, or to speculate on their hygiene habits (or lack thereof).   But that's not the only reason to get your own bowling shoes.   The right shoes can help you to get the traction and stability you need to bowl better and remain safe.   Anyone who has ever tripped, slipped, or turned an ankle due to a … [Read more...]

How Much Are Good Running Shoes?

ASICS Gel Blur 33 Women's Running Shoes, $49.98 Running shoes can be expensive, but they can also be cheap. We all know that the name brand running shoes cost more than the regular ones but in terms of quality, which one is better? If you have enough budget for good running shoes, branded ones in the market today would range from $80 to $150. The price of course would vary, depending on the brand name, the style, features, and quality. Branded running shoes are usually endorsed by athletes … [Read more...]