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Tagged With: Trail Running

My (Mis)Adventures at DBB Mountain Rockstar

In the middle of Mount Matarapis between kilometer 6 and 7, I was lost with no markers in sight. Option 1, Go back up and look for markers (Naaah, that would be exhausting), Option 2, Stand still and wait to be rescued (How will I be rescued when there is no signal?), Option 3, Find … Continue reading »

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#TaleOfTheTrail Mount Bidawan / Ave Maria Shrine (1,120 MASL), Poblacion, Itogon, Benguet

Mount Bidawan / Ave Maria is a 4-5 kilometer climb from Poblacion, Itogon, Benguet. Continue reading »

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On Cloud Vista Gives You Versatility on the Trails

Choosing the right trail running shoes is not an easy task. Go with hard lugs, you get strong grip on muddy surface yet you lose a bit of control on hard wet surfaces. Go with soft lugs, you sacrifice a little bit of traction but get a better grip on hard wet surfaces. Go with cushioning and you lose a little bit of ground feel. On Cloud Vista is a compromise in between giving you a racing flat that keeps its traction on both road and trail surfaces. Continue reading »

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Unleash the Wild Side With Nike Wildhorse 6

“I got curious when I saw Nike with a trail shoe on the shelf and ended up buying one and testing it on the trails. Surprisingly, I enjoyed the feel of Nike Wildhorse 6 on the trail and looking forward to more muddy miles with it. ” Continue reading »

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Trail Running with Potatoes USA

I’ve slowly shifted from the rigors of road running to the lighter-paced and a lot more scenic trail running. While trail running can be much more refreshing, it’s an equally a tough outdoor activity that involves physical strength, mental fortitude and general awareness on the evolving surface of trail running. Continue reading »

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Hoka One One Speed Goat 2 vs Speed Instinct 2 vs Evo Jawz

Speed Goat 2 vs Speed Instinct 2 vs Evo Jawz. That’s my trail arsenal as of late and each one offers a unique way to experience the trails. Check out my take on the different variants of Hoka One One trail running shoes. Continue reading »

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Double Terrain Challenge

It was a wet and wild Double Terrain Challenge with Unli-Putik and Unli-Ilog.  True to its name, it was a challenge indeed and a really great way to enjoy the trails of Tanay in a bit wilder condition. Read About: #TaleOfTheTrail Tung-Tong Falls (Tanay, Rizal) #TaleOfTheTrail Mount Paliparan (Tanay, Rizal) Double Terrain Challenge I’m starting … Continue reading »

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Salomon Xtrail Run Pilipinas 2017

The Path of Most Resistance is “Putik.” Salomon Xtrail Run Pilipinas 2017 had a muddy twist this year with a wet and slippery course along Subic’s vast forest reserve. It’s gonna make you question your will, your sanity and your physical capabilities but once you’ve surpassed the difficulties, you know you had one hell of a memorable race. Continue reading »

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Incoming: Salomon XTrail Pilipinas Run 2017

When it comes to Salomon XTrail Pilipinas Run, it goes beyond just getting your feet dirty. It’s about challenging the human will as it endures the path of the most resistance. Salomon XTrail Pilipinas Run returns for its 2017 edition at Subic Bay Freeport Zone on July 23, 2017. Continue reading »

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Run Comfortably with Drymax Socks

Keeping your feet dry can really save you a lot of trouble with blisters and irritation. It keeps the feet comfortable as you make your way to the various surfaces (including wet ones). Drymax socks can keep your feet dry with a moisture eliminating fabric embedded in it. It also adds more cushion with a dual layer as part of the built of the socks Drymax is now available at Runnr stores. Continue reading »

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