Shoes and Gear

Find the right running shoes, apparel and gear reviewed by our experts at Competitor Running.

4 New Hydration Vests Coming Out In 2019

M.T. Elliott, Nicolle Monico / November 9, 2018

From female-specific designs to packs with extra-roomy storage, here’s a look at four hydration vests coming in 2019.

The Rundown: Inov-8 MudClaw G 260

Adam Chase / October 19, 2018

Inov-8’s MudClaw G 260 is a lightweight, flexible-yet-firm trooper that will get you through the ugliest of trail conditions.

Brooks Debuts New Pop Art Shoes for the NYC Marathon

Competitor Staff, Nicolle Monico / October 15, 2018

Brooks’ new shoes pay tribute to the Big Apple with the launch of the limited-edition NYC Pop Art Ghost 11 ahead of next months’ TCS New York City Marathon.

Our Favorite New Fall Apparel For Cold-Weather Runs

Competitor Staff, Nicolle Monico / October 12, 2018

With colder weather upon us, we decked ourselves out in thick tights, rain-repellant shells and warm jackets to find the best athletic attire to add to your closet this fall.