Shoes and Gear

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

Behind the Shoe: Salomon Sense 7

M.T. Elliott / September 13, 2018

Over four months, the Salomon design team made roughly 40 prototypes of the Sense 7 for Kilian Jornet to test. But tests didn't end there.

Behind the Shoe: Brooks Levitate

Nicolle Monico / August 28, 2018

Behind the Shoe focuses on the background, story and inspiration of how a running shoe came to life from its inception to its release.

The Rundown: Nike Air Zoom Pegasus 35

Doug Hay / August 20, 2018

The Nike Air Zoom Pegasus 35's don’t just look cool, they’re a well-balanced daily trainer that runners will love for any workout.

The Apple Watch Series 3 Vs. Suunto 9

Adam Chase / August 15, 2018

The Suunto 9 and Apple Watch Series 3 are great pieces of gear for athletes, but which is the better option for serious runners?

Editor’s Picks: August 6 – 17

Competitor Editors / August 10, 2018

We're testing new running gear, the latest shoes & discussing our favorite nutrition products monthly. Here's what we're currently digging.

Behind the Shoe: Salming OT Comp

Nicolle Monico / July 12, 2018

Behind the Shoe focuses on the background, story and inspiration of how a running shoe came to life from its inception to its release.