Smarter shoes on the horizon

Shoes are about to get as smart and high tech as an iPhone. Some of the biggest companies in sportswear are investing tons of money in developing shoes that boast impressive technology meant to track and improve a person's athletic performance. Wired magazine recently ran an article that talks about these "smart" shoes, and they seem to be every bit as impressive as you'd imagine. They combine everything you want in a sports shoe (comfort, style, protection, and performance enhancement) with … [Read more...]

Pink Everlast Boxing Athletic Shoes

Rumor has it (which is ironically the name of one my favorite Adele songs right now) that a high percentage of shoe addicts work out to keep those calves in tip top shape when showing off their sexy stilettos. But did you know that boxing is actually a growing sport for women? Turns out the boxing ring just isn't for Mohammed Ali types nowadays. … [Read more...]

AVIA A9997M Sensible Walking Shoes

As a guy, I am NOT the typical reader of this blog. I am married and I have four daughters, so I am no stranger to the decidedly female fascination with footwear of all kinds.  I am not a fashion plate, I'm a Hotdogman. I also do a lot of promotional work, when I am not running around to different hot dog joints and blogging about it. The simple fact is, I spend a lot of time on my feet.  But I usually don't get too fired up about apparel of any kind, let alone shoes. I also have a bursting … [Read more...]

6 Ways To Make Sure That Your Running Shoes Last Longer

Pearl iZUMi SyncroFloat IV Running Shoes Have you made it your goal to start running? This is a great goal to get yourself running. I have heard that you need to replace your running shoes about every 350 to 450 miles. It can get very expensive to replace your running shoes that often. If you take care of your shoes, you won't have to replace them as often. If you want to make sure that you don't have to replace your shows as much"•here are some tips to help you keep your shoes in great … [Read more...]

3 great and stylish athletic shoes

There are plenty of great looking, functional, and affordable women's exercise and running shoes on the market; choosing the best one in terms of both style and comfort can sometimes seem a bit overwhelming! It can become even more confusing when the different functions of each type of athletic shoe are taken into consideration. Targeting exactly what activities your exercise routine will consist of, be it running, aerobics, hiking or biking, can help determine which shoe will be best for your … [Read more...]